Canadians to pay more for food in 2016

Canadian consumers will have to pay more for food this year, according to the 2016 Food Price Report  from University of Guelph researchers. After...

Ontario moves to widen access to autism services

The Ontario government has announced that it is expanding autism services in the province to 23,000 children and their families who are currently on...

Online training coming soon for Ontario snowmobilers

In response to long-standing requests from the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC), the Minister of Transportation John Yakabuski announced that, for the first...

Preserving Our Farms

At the Bring Food Home & Eastern Ontario Local Food Conference held this past fall at the University of Ottawa, one of the workshops...

New Horizon members receive Volunteer Service Awards

submitted by Shirley Price Each year the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration invites volunteer organizations from all sectors to participate in their Volunteer Service...

School Board prepares for legalization of non-medical cannabis

At a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Upper Canada School Board, Superintendent of Safe Schools Deanna Perry, Superintendent of Schools Ron...

Seminar on Grieving Suicide offered at Beth Donovan Hospice

Beth Donovan Hospice is offering a free educational seminar at the end of this month about the intricacies of grieving death by suicide....

Aleta Karstad honoured with Robert Bateman award

Local artist and naturalist, Aleta Karstad, has won the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s (CWF) Robert Bateman award. Founded by the Ontario-born naturalist and painter, Robert...

Gord Brown’s nephew seeks his seat

The Premier-designate of Ontario, Doug Ford, has been sending out robo-calls to residents of the area asking their support for the nephew of Gord...

Successful forum paves way for new working group

The feedback is in and it appears the Linking Hands Basic Income Forum was a success! More than 30 people attended the Friday, June...

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