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Your popcorn may contain bugs - recall

Your popcorn may contain bugs – recall

Great Value popping corn sold by Walmart has been recalled due to a possible presence of insects. The Canadian Food Inspection set the recall Tuesday for 1kg products with best before dates purchased on or before Dec. 28, 2017. Check the UPC code 6 81131 76007 2. It is unclear what the package looks like. […]

Discount stays on charges to develop homes in Prince Edward County

Discount stays on charges to develop homes in Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County council supports extending a discount on development charges for the next 18 months. Council hosted a public meeting Wednesday night as it must update and adopt a new bylaw before the current one expires in March. The 50 per cent reduction for residential development was due to phase out Jan. 1, 2019. […]

Pets allowed with new mandatory lease form for tenants

Pets allowed with new mandatory lease form for tenants

Ontario is introducing a new, simple standard lease that will be mandatory for private residential leases signed on, or after, April 30, 2018 – including tenancies in single and semi-detached houses, apartment buildings, rented condominiums and secondary units (such as basement apartments). Currently there is no standardized form for rental agreements between landlords and tenants […]

County swimmers among medalists who ruled the pool

County swimmers among medalists who ruled the pool

Seven Prince Edward County swimmers were among medal winners and achievers at a recent meet hosted by The Belleville Youth Swim Team that welcomed 550 athletes from 22 teams across Eastern Ontario. “The BYST managed to finish fifth overall in team standings,” said coach Brandon Oates. “The 38 qualifiers from the BYST each contributed to […]

Register your children for kindergarten

Register your children for kindergarten

Starting school is an exciting time for young children and their families. All Hastings Prince Edward District School Board elementary schools offer Kindergarten for Year 1 (JK) and Year 2 (SK). New this year: online pre-registration Click here for new online pre-registration Click here to learn more about registering your child for kindergarten  Registration is […]

Snow, sun, snow, sun, snow

Snow, sun, snow, sun, snow

UPDATE WEDNESDAY – Due to snow and poor road conditions, garbage and green bin collection service in North and South Marysburgh is cancelled for the remainder of the day. Garbage and green bin collection service in the northwest area of Picton has been delayed today due a truck malfunction. Collection in that area will occur on Thursday, […]

Drugs, weapons seized in seaches

Drugs, weapons seized in seaches

Prince Edward County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the Belleville and Kingston Police Services, executed four search warrants simultaneously at different locations, Thursday. Police report a large amount of controlled drugs and substances were seized including, but not limited to, approximately four ounces of crystal meth, 15 grams of cocaine and a […]

Downward trend makes now a good time to list your property

Downward trend makes now a good time to list your property

The new year opened with a challenging month for real estate, continuing the downward trend in available listings and sales. “The positive factor within these numbers is the average sale price, up 19.3 per cent for residential units and also up 17.7 per cent for all property types,” said Natasha Huizinga, President of the Quinte […]

Public invited to comment on proposed development charges bylaw

Public invited to comment on proposed development charges bylaw

The public will have another opportunity to comment on the development charges background study and proposed bylaw at a public meeting Wednesday. “We are committed to hearing from the public and considering all stakeholder viewpoints before setting the development charges,” said Mayor Robert Quaiff. “We encourage members of the public to learn more and plan […]

New tourism minister meets with local industry reps, County officials

New tourism minister meets with local industry reps, County officials

Prince Edward County success stories and challenges were shared with Daiene Vernile, the province’s new Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport during a visit to the County Monday afternoon. Her visit, part of her first official tour of the local area, included an informal lunch and meeting with approximately 30 people from the local tourism […]

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