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Youth wellness report aim to enhance a positive community

Youth wellness report aim to enhance a positive community

Story and photos by Sharon Harrison A snapshot of Prince Edward County’s youth identifying struggles they face and what they need to succeed has been presented as part of an on-going community research project. Over the past year, the ‘Greater Than: County Youth Collective’ interviewed more than 70 Prince Edward County youth aged 12 to […]

Ross Street one lane until December

Ross Street one lane until December

Ross Street in Picton will be reduced to one lane until December as work related to the development at 6 Ross Street. Disruptions to vehicle traffic may occur over the next three months as a protected pedestrian detour into the roadway is required to complete work on the face of the building. Ross Street will […]

Bong vs bear spray as clerk fends off attempted robbery at cannabis store

Bong vs bear spray as clerk fends off attempted robbery at cannabis store

  A surveillance video from a Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory business made it to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert this week as the “Most Canadian Marijuana Story Ever”. Tyendinaga police report three males entered the Recreational Cannabis Farmers Market about 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6 brandishing canisters of bear spray and were met with great […]

Keep Kids Warm registration this week

Keep Kids Warm registration this week

Do you need some help fitting your child with winter clothes? Not sure where to turn? The 2018 Keep Kids Warm program returns this year (formerly known as Coats for Kids) to support working families and those in need of assistance. The Prince Edward OPP will be assisting the Adopt-A-Child, Keep Kids Warm program with […]

Events celebrate birds on their fall migration!

Events celebrate birds on their fall migration!

Events are ready to begin as the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory celebrates birds on their fall migration. Sunday, Sept. 23, join in on the Fall Warbler Identification Workshop beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the observatory (by donation). Learn ways to identify warblers in their fall plumage. Guided bird walks are being held Oct. 6 […]

If your water is not quite right in Consecon/Carrying Place...

If your water is not quite right in Consecon/Carrying Place…

The Water and Wastewater Services Department is notifying municipal water customers connected to the Consecon/Carrying Place drinking water system of the potential for intermittent coloured water and fluctuating water pressure from Sept. 17-28 as a result of fire flow testing in the Trenton drinking water system. Fire flow testing is to take place from Monday, […]

Road closed while police investigate fatality

Road closed while police investigate fatality

An investigation into the death of an Athol resident continues tonight. Prince Edward OPP were dispatched to a collision involving a truck and an E-bike Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at approximately 4:50 p.m. “The collision occurred on County Road 8 near County Road 25, when an eastbound truck collided with a westbound E-bike,” said Cst. […]

All Candidates' meetings coming up

All Candidates’ meetings coming up

Thirty-seven candidates have come forward to have their names stand for election to County council. Watch this space for meeting and event notices. Sept. 18 – Picton Rotary mayoral candidates meeting Sept. 24 – Rednersville Road Womens’ Institute Rednersville Women’s Institute is hosting a Ward 4 All Candidates’ meeting at Kente Public School gym 6:30pm […]

Special events for seniors this week

Special events for seniors this week

Sept. 17 – Tai Chi for seniors starts – Beginner and continuation Tai Chi classes are held regularly through the County Seniors Centre. Tai Chi is a way to help seniors stay fit and flexible. Tai Chi is a low-impact form of exercise, but it is also a weight bearing exercise, which is an important […]

Plan a get-away with Franklin Tours - mysterious old south; day trips

Plan a get-away with Franklin Tours – mysterious old south; day trips

Mysterious Old South – Charleston, SC & Savannah, GA – March 24 – 31, 2019 8 – days Have you ever wondered about the mysteries, stories and beauty, of the Old South? A stretch of land lies along the east coast from Myrtle Beach, and Charleston, South Carolina then on to Savannah, Georgia where majestic […]

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