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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 […]

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 […]

County girl's dying wish was to bring comfort to patients in hospital

County girl’s dying wish was to bring comfort to patients in hospital

Patients facing uncomfortable stays in hospital will soon be offered some comfort, thanks to a young Prince Edward County woman. In the spring of 2018, Kait Shannon, 23, lost her battle with cancer but during her stay in the oncology ward at Ottawa General, she and her mom, musician Jeanette Arsenault, spent time dreaming up […]

Alternatives for Women CHEERS! supporters

Alternatives for Women CHEERS! supporters

Two short months ago Alternatives for Women reached out to businesses and residents of Prince Edward County for support in the completion of Vi’s House through a Go Fund Me campaign. In just 60 days, the community came forward with $50,000. “Just as we approached the final stage of renovating Vi’s House, our new transitional […]

Repairing steps at Bloomfield Town Hall

Repairing steps at Bloomfield Town Hall

A section of sidewalk in front of the Bloomfield Town Hall (289 Bloomfield Main Street) will be closed Tuesday, Sept. 10 as the municipality repairs the front steps of the town hall.

Glenora Ferry resumes one ferry service Sept. 16

Glenora Ferry resumes one ferry service Sept. 16

The Ministry of Transportation (MTO) Glenora Ferry will resume 30 minute, one ferry service Monday, Sept. 16. The early resumption of single ferry service is required to accommodate the Wolfe Islander III moving into dry-dock for a mandatory inspection this fall. With the Wolfe Islander III in dry-dock, the Frontenac II (Amherst Island) will move […]

Dirt track kings at speedway's final championship sports night

Dirt track kings at speedway’s final championship sports night

It was a wild show down to the finish line with 97 Stock Cars dialed in for the final 2019 championship points night at Brighton Speedway, Saturday night. Sandercock scores 7th Late Model championship It was a tense action-packed night with No. 57 Charlie Sandercock claiming his seventh Vanderlaan Building Products Late Model Division championship. […]

See poet Al Purdy’s inner sanctum

See poet Al Purdy’s inner sanctum

Poet Al Purdy’s iconic A-frame on Roblin Lake in Prince Edward County will hold an open house Saturday, Sept. 21, and Sunday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. His wife, Eurithe Purdy, will be present that weekend to share memories. The house, built by Al and his wife, has been restored as a […]

Environmental group opposes Stronach plans for beef operation

Environmental group opposes Stronach plans for beef operation

Letter to the Editor: On Wednesday Sept. 4, the Stronach group, with support from former Stouffville mayor Justin Altman made a presentation to the County’s agricultural advisory committee concerning plans to raise and slaughter organic, mostly grass-fed beef in Prince Edward County. As we understand the proposal, at the start of the operation they would […]

PEC Food Collective seeks public input on food-based initiatives

PEC Food Collective seeks public input on food-based initiatives

The PEC Food Collective is asking residents to offer feedback to help inform food-based initiatives in Prince Edward County. “The survey is a great chance to have your opinions and experiences heard on a range of local community issues related to food and food access,” said Glen Wallis, Food to Share founder and PEC Food […]

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