Sportsman show

Eva Shockey, a Vancouver-based hunter and TV personality called “a spokesperson for the sport” takes a break from autograph signing to pose with Steve Elmy, organizer of the successful Sportsman's Gathering in Tweed.

Second Tweed Sportsman's Gathering gathers much interest

Tweed – The Tweed-Hungerford Arena was a sea of exhibits of four-wheelers, long guns, compound and cross bows and hunting and fishing...

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Jazz concert

Prior to their end-of-year concert, the Gateway CHC Youth Jazz Ensemble was presented with a donation of $1,000 by Tweed Branch 428 of the Royal Canadian Legion. From left: Rebecca Rightmeyer, Legion President Heather Atkins, Gary Young, Kiernan Bazinet, Music Director Andy Seguire, Gateway CHC Program Lead Kira Mees and Pat Thomas.

Gateway CHC Youth Jazz Ensemble demonstrates talent and determination

Tweed - “You’re going to hear a little bit of everything tonight,” says Andy Seguire as his musicians are warming up for their year-end...

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Bank robbery

Sgt. James Locke of the Central Hastings Detachment at the entrance to the Tweed Bank of Montreal, the site of a robbery on Monday afternoon. A related police pursuit of a vehicle was called off due to concerns about public safety, said Sgt. Locke. The same vehicle was later pursued on Highway 401 near Belleville.

Tweed bank robbery suspect still at large

Tweed – The Tweed branch of the Bank of Montreal was the target of a robbery on Monday May 25 at 2:30 in the afternoon. As investigating...

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Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

  1. Pick the right spot When it comes to gardens, it's location, location, location. The key is making sure your garden...

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Chainsaw challeng

The effort of using a cross-cut saw is evident on the face of Natasha Bardy as she competes in the Obstacle Course competition.

Chainsaws roar in Marlbank

Marlbank - The Marlbank ball field echoed with the roar of chainsaws recently at the 15th annual Wyatt Davis Memorial Chainsaw Challenge....

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Heroism award

Marg Perry of Asphodel-Norwood received an Act of Heroism Award during the annual Peterborough County Recognition Awards at the Buckhorn Community Centre. Marg helped save the life of a euchre player last November after she went into cardiac arrest.

Act of heroism honoured by Peterborough County

Peterborough County - In saving the life of a fellow card player, Marg Perry was doing what a long career in nursing had trained her to do.

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Certificates of appreciation

Hillcrest Public School Grade 5/6 students were presented with a certificate of appreciation by Lynne Simpson on behalf of Community Living Campbellford/Brighton for their help on the Appetite for Awareness campaign.

Students continue their support for Appetite for Awareness fundraiser

May is Community Living Month in Ontario–31 days dedicated to raising awareness about what organizations such as Community Living...

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Library nook

A children’s reading nook at Madoc Public Library offers a place to quietly share a book, or where young patrons like Wesley Whitelock can kick off his shoes and curl up to read. Librarian Tammy Adams and Bookworm co-ordinator Will Allen are pleased with the new addition.

More space and comfort at Madoc Library

Thanks to the Friends of the Library, Madoc Public Library now has custom made shelving to hold their volume of paperback books, and a cozy...

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News From Beyond Belleville Region


Ontario reviews rule on drug for PKU patients

Health Minister says Ontario will review criteria on drug for PKU patients



Hazelnut blight opportunity for Ontario

Ontario hazelnut growers look to pick up slack from blight-stricken B.C.



School strikes end, students return to class

Thousands of students to return to school after teacher strikes ruled illegal



Police charge man in Richmond Hill shootings

Police charge man in shooting deaths of Brampton teens last year



Toronto police officer charged with assault

SIU charges Toronto police officer with assault in December incident


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Events In Belleville Region

Belleville Plein Air Festival

Thu May 28 | 9:00 AM

Belly Dancing Class

Thu May 28 | 9:30 AM

International Folk Dancing

Thu May 28 | 2:00 PM

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Bay of Quinte Chorus Spring...

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