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Musicians for Hope serenade Martin family– Image 1

The band Big Black Smoke was among the performers at the Musicians for Hope concert. The group includes (from left) Gary Peck, Chris Dunwell and Ron Bowley. Drummer Steve Smith can't be seen in the photo. Spectators at the concert could drop o donations in water jugs, like the one pictured here.

Musicians for Hope serenade Martin family

Thomas Martin and his family went to a benefit concert on Sunday and enjoyed the music and show of community support. It was an especially...

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Downed aircraft makes a tricky load for towing company– Image 1

The plane is towed into Fellows Towing until further instructions from the Transportation Safety Board.

Downed aircraft makes a tricky load for towing company

A small Mooney single-engine aircraft crashed just off the Loyalist Parkway west of 2nd Dug Hill Road on Sunday, August 17, around 9 p.m....

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Local girl ready to dance for Canada– Image 1

Celia Gauthier loves to dance.

Local girl ready to dance for Canada

Talia Gauthier was selected for the Canadian National Dance Team and will represent Canada at the World Dance Championships in Prague, Czech...

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New mayoral candidate won't be hard to spot– Image 1

Jill Raycroft announced her candidacy for Belleville mayor at a conference on August 19. She donned a purple T-shirt that says "Come ask me now," to represent her commitment to get to know constituents.

New mayoral candidate won't be hard to spot

The latest person to enter Belleville's crowded race for mayor will be easy to spot in town; Jill Raycroft says she'll be wearing a purple...

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Stirling Fair sees big crowds, big rain– Image 1

Brett Kissel delighted the huge crowd at the opening of the Stirling Fair last weekend when thousands arrived to take in the Friday night show.

Stirling Fair sees big crowds, big rain

Stirling -It might have been perfect, except for that one day in the middle.

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Street party puts some boogie into downtown– Image 1

Marie Phieffer lets out a laugh while dancing with Ted Sunderland at the BDIA's street party in downtown Belleville on Friday, August 15. Hundreds of people danced to tunes by Ed's Garage band on a block of Front Street closed to vehicle traffic.

Street party puts some boogie into downtown

Down near the corner of Front and Victoria, out in the street, a band called Ed's Garage played and the people brought lawn chairs and...

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ATESS team the real heroes in Golden Hawks project– Image 1

From the left Corporals Brad Campbell, Tony Lazlo and Jonathan Godin are pictured under the RCAF Golden Hawk F-86 Saber Jet they helped restore to serve as a monument at Zwick's Island Park.

ATESS team the real heroes in Golden Hawks project

Next time you drive by Zwick's Island Park and notice the newly restored Golden Hawk F-86 Saber Jet, be thankful for the men and women in...

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SUP with your pup– Image 1

Stephanie Pignoli paddles with Cerberus, her five-month-old German shepherd pup.

SUP with your pup

As stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) takes the local waterways by storm, two local entrepreneurs are taking it one step further, to include the...

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News From Beyond Belleville Region

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Multiple police raids in Toronto and Niagara

Multiple raids in vehicle and home break-in investigation in Toronto, Niagara

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Two women charged in Cuba flight disruption

Two women facing charges after in-flight fracas forces plane back to Toronto

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Two in custody after Sunwing flight disrupted

Alleged 'disruptive' passengers in custody after Sunwing flight returns to Toronto

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Halifax university changes frosh week

Halifax university changes frosh week, a year after incident shone spotlight

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Kingston man, 19, injured by reversing SUV

Nineteen-year-old injured by SUV going in reverse in Kingston hit-and-run

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Events In Belleville Region

The Sportsman's Gathering

Sat Aug 30 | 10:00 AM

Summer Barbecue - Presqu'ile Park

Sat Aug 30 | 11:00 AM

The Anger in Ernest and Ernestine

Sat Aug 30 | 8:00 PM

Heritage Fest at Madonna House

Sun Aug 31 | 12:00 AM

Upcoming Events

Sun Aug 31 | 11:00 AM

Maynooth Madness Weekend

Sun Aug 31 | 6:00 PM

Concerts on the Bay - Sundays

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