MP Larry Miller Encourages Local Organizations to Apply for New Horizons for Seniors Funding

parliamentLarry Miller, MP for Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound, is encouraging all eligible organizations in Bruce and Grey counties to apply for funding through the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP).

The NHSP is a federal grants and contributions program that supports projects led or inspired by seniors who seek to improve the lives of others in their communities.

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Pot Seized at R.I.D.E. Spot Check

bag of weedOn Saturday, May 10, at approximately 1:55 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting a R.I.D.E. spot check at Grey Rd. 15 and Princes St., Leith, in the Municipality of Meaford.

A 1998 Nissan vehicle had stopped and the driver of the vehicle had been found to be smoking marijuana.  The driver handed the officer a glass pipe containing a green leafy substance, indicating he had more inside the vehicle which was turned over to police.

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Political Veteran Running For BGOS Liberals

ellen andersonA well-known and longtime Grey County mayor, Ellen Anderson, will be carrying the banner for the provincial Liberals in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound in the upcoming provincial election, the riding association confirmed today.

The BGOS Liberal campaign says that Anderson is a lifelong entrepreneur with over 15 years experience as a municipal leader in the fastest-growing tourism region in Ontario.

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Council Asks Staff to Act Quickly on Pot Study

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At their April 28 meeting, Meaford councillors gave final approval to a resolution directing staff to undertake a study regarding land use planning policies for medical marijuana production facilities within the municipality – an action that necessitates an interim control bylaw that would temporarily prohibit the establishment of a medical marijuana production facility until the study is complete.

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