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Rotary rides in with $6,800 donation to Reaching for Rainbows

Rotary rides in with $6,800 donation to Reaching for Rainbows

The Rotary Club of Picton presented $6,800 to Reaching for Rainbows – proceeds from the club’s annual Lilac bike ride. Reaching for Rainbows was designed nine years ago to help vulnerable young County girls between the ages of six and nine to reach their potential in a strong, independent future. Licenced by the Ministry of […]

Male dies after fall from roof of his home

Male dies after fall from roof of his home

A male who fell from the roof of his residence onto concrete was pronounced dead at the scene this morning. Prince Edward Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a 9-1-1 call for assistance at a residence in Hillier Friday around 10:30 a.m. The OPP attended to assist Hastings – Prince Edward Emergency Medical […]

Canadian shining stars share vocal and visual art - in library fundraiser

Canadian shining stars share vocal and visual art – in library fundraiser

Two shining stars of the Canadian music scene will show their artistic sides – in music and art – this Saturday in a fundraisier for the Picton Library expansion. Award-winning musician Kevin Hearn and singer-songwriter Sarah Slean will present an intimate performance at the HatchGallery in Bloomfield. Guests will preview artwork from a new exhibition, […]

Scholarship supports education goals of H.J. McFarland staff member

Scholarship supports education goals of H.J. McFarland staff member

Janine Caldwell, a staff member at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home for the past six years, accepted the 2019 Jean Lynch Scholarship Award, Wednesday. Lynch was a resident at the home for nine years. Her family established a scholarship in her honour after her death in 2016. The $1,000 scholarship is open to employees of the […]

Fall programs for kids at the library

Fall programs for kids at the library

Fall programs start up this week at the Picton and Wellington branch libraries – incuding Makerclubs, learning to code and Touch-a-Truck. To register, visit https://www.peclibrary.org/events-calendar/

Traffic disruptions on Picton Main East over 10 days

Traffic disruptions on Picton Main East over 10 days

Expect minor traffic disruptions and lane restrictions Sept. 19-27 along Picton Main between Johnson Street and Fawcett Avenue. From September 19-24, disruptions are possible along Picton Main between Johnson, Bockus and Spencer streets. From September 23-27, traffic disruptions are possible along Picton Main between Spencer Street and Fawcett Avenue. The County’s contractor, Cambium, will be […]

ART - there's no accounting for taste, or friends

ART – there’s no accounting for taste, or friends

Three life-long friends will battle it out over an extravagant purchase of a painting this weekend as Shatterbox Theatre presents award-winning comedy at The Local Store’s loft art gallery. In ‘ART’, a Tony Award winning comedy by Yasmina Reza, lines are drawn, and the bonds of friendship are tested. There is no accounting for taste, […]

Hear the heart-warming story of the Halifax Explosion - Sept. 28 at Glenwood Cemetery

Hear the heart-warming story of the Halifax Explosion – Sept. 28 at Glenwood Cemetery

Glenwood Cemetery will host a special presentation of Suzanne Pasternak’s audio dram ‘The Story of the 1917 Halifax Explosion and the Boston Tree’ Saturday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in the historic Glenwood Chapel. Pasternak will give a short talk about the international emergency response to the explosion before, and answer questions after the presentation. […]

Fine food, music and feathered friends highlight PEPtBO fall fund-raiser

Fine food, music and feathered friends highlight PEPtBO fall fund-raiser

An evening of fine food, music and feathered friends highlight the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory fall fundraising dinner this year. Queen’s University’s Dr. Stephen C. Lougheed, will share his photographs and experiences, while speaking about the “power of birds in nature to inspire students to a deeper understanding of evolution, ecology, and the profound […]

Piglet visits officers on RIDE duty in Wellington

Piglet visits officers on RIDE duty in Wellington

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers from the East Region SAVE (Snowmobile, ATV, Vessel Enforcement) Unit were greeted by a surprise four-legged visitor while conducting general patrol enforcement Saturday. Officers checked 12 ATV’s, interacted with approximately 50 cyclists and a few runners using the trail. Officers also conducted a RIDE Program (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) check […]

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