Thursday, January 21, 2021

Helen Solmes

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Building Supplies Shortage Impacts Local Contractors & Consumers

Helen Solmes The weekend warrior phenomenon goes only so far in accounting for the shortage of building materials that everyone down the supply chain is...

Try Pickleball at the Harbour

Helen Solmes The Meaford Pickleball Club is offering what president Brian Bell considers a 'sweet deal' during unusual times.Indoor courts at St. Vincent Community Centre...

Downtown Patios Frustrate Business Owner

Helen Solmes Not all business owners are pleased with the municipality’s efforts to promote Meaford’s downtown in Stage 2 and now in Stage 3 of...

Community Gardens Helping Golden Town Outreach to Meet the Needs of Residents

Helen Solmes It’s been a struggle, but produce from the Meaford Community Gardens is reaching the right people, and the Golden Town Outreach Food Bank...

Meaford Public Library to Re-Open August 4

Helen Solmes The Meaford Public Library has been given the green light to reopen during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The library will reopen on August...

Local Chef Gilles Haché Named Rotary Citizen of the Year

Helen Solmes Chef Gilles Haché has been bestowed the prestigious Citizen-of-the-Year award for his dedication and commitment to making Meaford a better place to live....

Restaurant Patios Arrive on Sykes Street

Helen Solmes The Leeky Canoe on Sykes Street is the latest Meaford restaurant to create patio space for its customers during Stage 2 of the...

30 Years of Research Results in Book About John Muir

One day in the early 1990s, Blue Mountain resident Robert Burcher climbed over a fence into a Grey Sauble Conservation Area and found an...

Passion And Commitment the Driving Force Behind Business Partnership

There is an energy behind the scenes at Pampered Pet Spa in Meaford that can best be explained in terms of the owners’ passion...

Knights’ Autism Fundraiser Game a Win-Win

The Knights of Meaford Autism game on Thursday, January 23, was a win on two fronts when the Knghts defeated the Bradford Bulls 3-1...

Knights Charity Game on January 23 Aims to Raise Autism Awareness

The Knights of Meaford have chosen to dedicate this year’s charity game on Thursday, January 23, against the Brampton Bulls to raise autism awareness...

A Flower a Month For Care Home Residents

Each and every one of the 142 residents of the Meaford Long Term Care Centre and Errinrung Nursing and Retirement Home in Thornbury can...

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