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Canada Day in Madoc

Jim Wickens and grandson Aiden shared in Canada's birthday cake at Central Hastings park July 1, with council members serving. Eric Sandford handed out napkins while Tom Deline, Mike Kerby, Shelby Kramp-Neuman and Bob Hadley served up the cake.

Small town Canada rocks in Madoc for Canada Day

Madoc - Recreation director Jeff Bitton opened the annual Canada Day festivities in Madoc, welcoming everyone in spite of the on and off...

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Pitch this Place winner

It’s not much to look at now, but soon this retail space at 213 Front Street will be home to The Emerald Studio, a business owned by Erin Meiklejohn, the winner of the new Pitch this Place contest.

Pitch this Place winner stiches in to downtown shop

Erin Meiklejohn is sewing together a fine career as a small business owner.

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Jack Stewart award

Recognition Award winners “absolutely overwhelmed” by award By Bill Freeman News - Norwood - Tim Klompmaker will be the first to admit that he’s rarely at a loss for words on any number of subjects but he was pretty much caught off guard, stunned in fact, when he and his wife Annette were named the 2015 recipients of the Jack and Marguerite Stewart Community Recognition Award. The prestigious award is the highest honour a resident, group or organization can receive in Asphodel-Norwood and the Kl

Recognition Award winners “absolutely overwhelmed” by award

Norwood - Tim Klompmaker will be the first to admit that he’s rarely at a loss for words on any number of subjects but he was pretty much...

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Clint Black

Country music star Clint Black will be one of the performers on stage at the 26th annual Havelock Country Jamboree August 13 to 16.

Havelock Jamboree’s “Best Seats” VIP auction kicks off July 6

Havelock - The Havelock Country Jamboree’s popular Best Seats in the House VIP Package fundraiser kicks off July 6 when the online auction...

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Celebrating 150 years

Balloons outside The Salvation Army Thrift Store in Campbellford and a special decorated cake highlighted a week of special sales for the community it serves, culminating in a plaque presentation by Trent Hills Mayor Hector Macmillan, from left, to Major Steve Manuel, corps officer and pastor; Trish Preston who is holding the cake; Janey Leach, family service worker; Linda Robbins, volunteer; and Sherry Ibey, employee.

Trent Hills Mayor pays tribute to Salvation Army's 150th anniversary

Campbellford - Yesterday a ceremony acknowledging the importance of The Salvation Army Thrift Store here also marked a milestone for the...

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Food for Thought artists

The new Food for Thought Gallery hosted an opening June 30 with contributing artists. Gallery co-ordinator Tonny Braden is left with Sue Van der Wey, Gordon Wright, Noreen Alexander, Jan Bruce, Ron Plaizier, Fern Potter-Tucker, Helen Lessard, and Jan Hunter. Seated are Jean Finlayson, Suzanne Cavers, Sylvia and Gerry Heaysman, Len Holmes, J.P. Copeland and Marilyn Kelley.

Food for Thought gallery opens in Madoc

Madoc - Central Hastings is known to have a high concentration of artists working within the region, so what better way to raise funds for...

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Canada Day in Tweed

Five-year-old Annie Viveiros from Marlbank shows professional seriousness as she trains a fire hose on a practice target, supervised by volunteer firefighter Matt Elson.

Wet weather fails to dampen Canada Day spirits in Tweed

Tweed - With weather conditions changing from cloudy to a sprinkle to a full downpour and back, Tweed's Canada Day Parade looked a little...

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Wayne's float

Festooned in Canadian flags, Wayne Baril, of Trenton, earned second place for his appearance in the Canada Day Parade at Centennial Park in Trenton on July 1.

Weather fails to dampen Canada Day events in Trenton

Trenton - Gloomy skies and sprinkles of rain could not deter the crowds from flocking to Centennial Park in Trenton on Wednesday for Canada...

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News From Beyond Belleville Region


1 dead, 3 injured in Toronto collision

Four people injured after car plummets 5 metres into Black Creek in Toronto



Peel police officer charged after gun stolen

Peel Regional Police officer, 43, charged after gun stolen from car



Labour dispute still affecting Toronto airport

Air Canada warns of possible disruptions after job action at Toronto airport



Man charged in Toronto double homicide

Man, 23, charged in Toronto double homicide; 2 men shot in highrise on June 28



Charges laid in fatal hit and run in Milton

Oakville woman, 33 facing multiple charges in fatal hit and run in Milton



Loblaw workers to vote on new offer

Strike deadline pushed back to July 11 as Loblaw workers vote on amended offer


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