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Break downs delay Sophiasburgh/Hallowell garbage collection

Break downs delay Sophiasburgh/Hallowell garbage collection

Due to mechanical breakdowns, garbage and green bin collection service may be delayed in Hallowell and Sophiasburgh wards. Waste Management will continue its collection service until sundown on Tuesday, July 16. If your garbage and green bin are not collected on July 16, please put the material back out for collection before 7 am on […]

County roads get line painting this week

County roads get line painting this week

Line painting is set to take place on Picton, Bloomfield, and Wellington roads from July 16-19. Minor traffic disruptions that are short in duration may occur during line painting and some work may take place at night to avoid heavy traffic periods. Construction lights and strobes will be used during line painting at night. Traffic […]

Avoid the roundabout Monday

Avoid the roundabout Monday

Traffic delays are anticipated in the vicinity of the roundabout on Highway 33 outside of Picton on Monday, July 15. Ministry of Transportation contractors will be paving within the roundabout as well as areas along Highway 33. Work is expected to begin at 7 am and continue throughout the day. Drivers are advised to use […]

Autism families invited to informal gathering with MPP Smith

Autism families invited to informal gathering with MPP Smith

Bay of Quinte MPP Todd Smith, as new provincial minister of children, community and social services, plans to meet with families with members on the autism spectrum Tuesday, at Zwick’s Park. The location was planned as a “non-threatening, informal” setting to hear about their experiences and ask for their opinions on how to shape provincial […]

The summer drive gets my motor running

The summer drive gets my motor running

By Deborah Kimmett I love the summer drive. Fall drives are nice, going up north to watch the leaves turn, but if your timing is off by a week all you’ll see are dead leaves. The spring drive means nothing is open yet, and the winter drive? Well. I have never gotten up once in […]

Eat Smart Kale salads recalled again

Eat Smart Kale salads recalled again

Eat Smart brand kale salad bags are being recalled for the second time in five months due to possible listeria contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the 794-gram salad bags with best before dates of July 17 are being recalled in six provinces — Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and […]

Sizzling action on hot summer night at Speedway

Sizzling action on hot summer night at Speedway

A hot summer night set the stage for sizzling racing action at Brighton Speedway Saturday. Race fans packed the stands as 20 Southern Ontario Sprints dialed in for a second season appearance. The crowd was also treated to a thrilling Kart Klub Demo with 11 members showing off strong driving skills. Turner takes two-in-a-row at […]

County artist earns award trifecta

County artist earns award trifecta

Prince Edward County artist Krista Dalby was a triple award winner at the 26th Annual Art in the County Juried Show and Sale. At the closing of the show July 7, she was presented the coveted Peoples’ Choice Award and the new Children’s Choice Award. At the show’s opening, she received the annual Community Arts […]

Community support of expansion will help keep HUB child and family services under one roof

Community support of expansion will help keep HUB child and family services under one roof

The HUB Child and Family Centre is reaching out to the community for support to build permanent, multi-purpose space for its parent child playgroups and offices. The EarlyON parent/child playgroups and licenced childcare services have provided programs to 85 per cent of the children (birth to 12 years) in our community and we want to […]

Picton Heights watermain/sidewalks project begins

Picton Heights watermain/sidewalks project begins

Drew Harrison Haulage is commencing work on the Picton Heights reservoir watermain improvements and illuminated sidewalk project. Construction work for the installation of new watermain on County Road 22 (Church Street) between Union Street and London Avenue began July 2 and is expected to be completed by the end of 2019. The following closures or […]

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