Dancing with the Stars

Carolyn Coffin and Stephen Quickert talk to the emcee Mark Philbin following their performance at Dancing With The Stars.

Record crowd, record funds for Dancing with the Stars

Carolyn Coffin and Stephen Quickert received a standing ovation for their entertaining jive to the song Candyman by Christina Aguilera.

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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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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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Ride for Hunger

Paul and Kim Vandenburg came from Picton to take part in the annual Ride For Hunger on Sunday, May 24, at Market Square in Belleville to support Gleaners Food Bank.

Ride For Hunger raises money for Gleaners Food Bank

Belleville - Market Square in Belleville was a sea of chrome, leather and powerful motors on Sunday, May 24, as motorcycle riders gathered...

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Spring Sprint

People of all ages were out walking through Zwick’s Park in Belleville on Saturday, May 23, as they took part in the 15th annual Spring Sprint. The event raises money for the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada.

Spring Sprint raises funds to help people with brain tumours

Belleville - Despite unseasonably chilly weather, a good crowd of runners, walkers and cyclists showed up on Saturday morning, May 23, at...

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Sky diving at 94

Former Brighton resident Mary Lawrie, who now lives in Cobourg’s Legion Village, and Brighton Mayor Mark Walas will be making their second jump, but first together, when they go skydiving June 6 in Gananoque.

Senior’s present to self is to leap into the wild, blue yonder

Mary Lawrie is going to treat herself to an early 95th birthday present next week.

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Friends of Ferris

Friends of Ferris is requesting submissions for their “Memory Book.” Ted Grills and his niece Joan Sheppard, front, are descendants of the Grills family, early pioneers on the land in the 1800s. They are holding a photo featuring Sheppard’s great-great-grandfather Nathan Grills (in the centre). Barb Hogan, standing, president of Friends of Ferris, is also a descendant of the Grills family.

Friends of Ferris requesting submissions for their new “Memory Book” project

Campbellford - Capturing the memories of Ferris Provincial Park for posterity is the focus of the latest project of Friends of Ferris (FofF)...

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Paul Wells

Author Paul Wells, political editor for Maclean’s Magazine answers questions from a good-sized and attentive audience at the Tweed Library.

Harper and history - Paul Wells on a polarizing Prime Minister

Over 40 people gathered at the Tweed Library this month to hear Paul Wells, political editor for Maclean’s Magazine discuss his most recent...

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EVENTS In Belleville Region

Canada Day

Wed Jul 1 | 12:00 AM

Norampac Summer Concert Series

Sun Jul 5 | 6:30 PM

Sports Wall of Fame

Sat Jul 11 | 12:00 AM

Upcoming Events

Sun Jul 19 | 1:00 PM

Trenton Big Band Festival

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