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Athlete Profiles

Track star BIngham gets rare chance to compete on home soil

BRAMPTON- For Khamica Bingham, things have been going well on the track.


Athlete Profiles

Tory Nyhaug leads Canadian hopes in BMX

Olympian Tory Nyhaug leads Canadian hopes in BMX at Pan Am Games


Pan Am Games

Water polo is war underneath the water

Water polo a dirty war underneath the water, says Canadian men's team

Cakes turning out all wrong?

Using old ingredients and not following a recipe's finer points may result in lacklustre results.

6 baking mistakes that are wrecking your desserts

Baking desserts comes down to a science and it’s the little things that can make or break your tasty treats.

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Strongman delivers house

Strongman, the Reverend Dr. Kevin Fast, capped the launch of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland’s third project in Brighton by pulling the house that was donated the last 30 metres of its journey.

Strongman helps deliver Habitat home to new address in Brighton

Brighton - When it comes to helping others, the Reverend Dr. Kevin Fast pulls more than his weight. Add a two-bedroom cottage and the truck...

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First Honourary Warden

Warden Rick Philips (r) reads the plaque naming Boyd Sullivan (l) well-known auctioneer, as the first “Honourary County Warden” in recognition of his volunteer services to many local charities and causes.

Popular auctioneer becomes first honourary Hastings County warden

Belleville - Starting this year, Hastings County residents are eligible for a new award for meritorious community service.

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Lions celebrate anniversary

Lion and Past International Director Terry Graham presents Stirling and District Lions Club President Lin Clarke with a certificate of congratulation during the club’s 35th anniversary celebrations last weekend.

Lions celebrate 35 years in Stirling

Stirling - Members of The Stirling and District Lions Club marked 35 years of community service last weekend, celebrating the milestone with...

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Torch Run

Special Olympian and torch bearer Cole Woods poses with Stirling-Rawdon Police Chief Dario Cecchin, Constable Scott Preston and students from Stirling Public School before last week’s Law Enforcement Torch Run.

Stirling Public School hosts Law Enforcement Torch Run

Stirling - Students at Stirling Public School were out in support of the Special Olympics on their final day of classes last week as local...

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Bottle Drive For Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Prince Edward-Hastings Executive Director Bob Clute (left) and Quinte Waste Solutions General Manager Rick Clow show the “Bottle Bin” that will be handed out to people who bring empty alcohol bottles to the Habitat ReStore on Saturday, July 11. Habitat for Humanity will put funds raised from depositing those bottles into two upcoming Belleville projects.

Quinte Waste Solutions launches Bottle Drive For Humanity

Habitat for Humanity and Quinte Waste Solutions officials gathered on Monday, June 29 to announce a new program called the Bottle Drive for...

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Denyes Road Fire

A firefighter walks by a barn fully engulfed in flames at 50 Denyes Road early Sunday morning. The fire was put under investigation.

Cows killed in barn fire

Thirty-one cows are reportedly dead, following a massive barn fire that lit the early-morning sky on Denyes Road on Sunday morning.

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Arts awards

Award recipients at the Mayor’s Luncheon for the Arts posed for a group photo. Left to right in the front row are Anne Cunningham, incoming president, Quinte Arts Council, William Fisher, Suzanne Pasternak, Rob Leek for Baxter Arts Centre and Councillor Garnet Thompson. In the back row are Suzanne Andrews, Susan Walsh and Gordon Craig.

Arts community gets awards in Belleville

Belleville - The arts community rallied from across the Quinte region to witness their fellow supporters get their awards at the annual...

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News From Beyond Belleville Region


Teen dies playing soccer northwest of Guelph

Boy, 13, dies playing soccer northwest of Guelph, Ont., on Canada Day



Man dead after stabbing in Pickering, Ont.

Man in 20s dead after early morning stabbing in Pickering, Ont.



Baloney Meter: Canada besties with Iran?

Baloney Meter: Would restoring relations make Canada-Iran 'best friends?'



Food stores to stay open despite strike

Strike begins at 9 Zehrs and Real Canadian Superstores in Ontario



Two stabbed in downtown Ottawa

Two men stabbed in downtown Ottawa


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