Sunday, September 19, 2021

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As the province continues to respond to the fourth wave of the pandemic driven by the highly transmissible Delta variant, the government is further protecting Ontarians through continued actions that encourage every eligible person to get vaccinated and help stop the spread of COVID-19. This week the government released the regulations and guidance for businesses and organizations to support them in implementing proof of vaccination requirements, which take effect on September 22, 2021. Requiring proof of vaccination will help increase...

Meaford on the Move: Cycling

Cycling, which has increased in popularity in recent years, has many benefits: exercise, transportation, and it’s environmentally friendly. It can be an individual or group activity. We in Meaford are fortunate to have safe trails and picturesque roads to explore on bicycle. E-bikes are allowing cyclists to extend the range of their rides, to join friends on biking excursions or to commute to work. The Opair bicycle enables adults to bike with an adult or child with a disability. In Meaford,...

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The Trees of Meaford

Submitted by Charlie Killin When I moved to Meaford about a year ago, one thing stood out right away. The trees seemed taller than any...