OAFB rep visits the HOL

"OAFB rep visits the HOL"

  The House of Lazarus (HOL) in Mountain hosted a special visitor from the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) on Aug. 23. Amanda King, OAFB director of membership and communications, was provided a tour of the HOL and brought up to speed on some of the exciting new programs, including Food With Friends (gift […]

Investing in technology to help farmers Manage risks

"Investing in technology to help farmers Manage risks"

From left to right: Sandra Mancini, Team Lead, Engineering, SNC; Katherine Watson, Water Resources Specialist, SNC; Bill Smirle, Board Member, SNC; Tony Fraser, Councillor, Township of North Dundas; Francis Drouin, Member of Parliament for Glengarry – Prescott – Russell; André Brisson, Councillor, Russell Township; Doug Thompson, Past-Chair, SNC; Cindy Saucier, Councillor, Russell Township; and Gerry […]

RVCA invites public to review hazard maps 

"RVCA invites public to review hazard maps "

  Members of the public are invited to an upcoming open house to review hazard maps. The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) has completed two hazard mapping studies for the Rideau River: Hogs Back to Kars and Kars to Burritts Rapids. These studies update existing mapping in some areas and new mapping in others.   […]

HOL seeks sport celebrity for upcoming Sports Night fundraiser in Winchester

"HOL seeks sport celebrity for upcoming Sports Night fundraiser in Winchester"

Just a sample of the brand new sports merchandise the House of Lazarus will be selling at their inaugural Sports Night fundraiser this November. Know anyone famous? The House of Lazarus (HOL) is looking for a celebrity from the sports world to attend a fundraising event this November. The goal is to draw a big […]

Third annual Fill-The-Bus comes to Kemptville Aug. 25

"Third annual Fill-The-Bus comes to Kemptville Aug. 25"

Pictured, HOL Food Bank assistant Marianne Villemaire and HOL manager of client services Kim Merkley.     Every can counts!   The third annual Fill-The-Bus event, in support of the House of Lazarus (HOL), is coming to Kemptville Friday, Aug. 25.   From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., two buses will be stationed outside Jonsson’s […]