Take a Hike Year-Round on SNC Lands!

"Take a Hike Year-Round on SNC Lands!"

While the dog days of summer are behind us, there are still many great opportunities to enjoy the outdoors this fall and winter! South Nation Conservation (SNC) owns and manages over 12,000 acres of public natural space across a 4,384 square-km jurisdiction, including a network of 14 day-use Conservation Areas accessible free of charge. Within […]

Rotary Club of Kemptville hosts Dinner on the House

"Rotary Club of Kemptville hosts Dinner on the House"

The Rotary Club of Kemptville hosted the Dinner on the House free community meal on Oct. 26. Dinner on the House, a program of the House of Lazarus (HOL), is held every Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Knox Presbyterian Church in Mountain (2227 Simms Street). Everyone is welcome to attend Dinner on […]

Old Town Kemptville BIA Annual General Meeting

"Old Town Kemptville BIA Annual General Meeting"

Dear Friends of Downtown: It’s been a very busy two or three weeks downtown; two businesses held Open Houses (the Dill Flower Studio and Hustle and Heart) and another held a Grand Re-Opening (Bodhi Tree Yoga); the Kemptville Pop-Up Shop Steering Committee secured three more locations and approved two applications; the Kreepy Kemptville Trick or […]

Leeds Grenville Economic Development Summit Advanced agenda is now available!

"Leeds Grenville Economic Development Summit Advanced agenda is now available!"

Story and Photo courtesy of Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office Register today for the 2017 Leeds Grenville Economic Development Summit – Collaborating in the Global Marketplace. Check out the advanced agenda and this year’s keynote speaker Pierre Cléroux, Vice-President, Research and Chief Economist, BDC. WHEN: Friday, November 17, 2017. Registration 8:30 a.m., Schedule 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: North Grenville Municipal Centre, 285 […]

HOL Book Sale brings in $1,100 for food bank, outreach programs

"HOL Book Sale brings in $1,100 for food bank, outreach programs"

  The inaugural House of Lazarus (HOL) Book Sale brought in $1,100 for the HOL Food Bank and outreach programs.   The book sale was held on Oct. 20 and 21, at the Winchester United Church. The event featured CD’s and DVD’s, in addition to the thousands of books that were available. The sale was […]

Businesses now have a place for Butternuts

"Businesses now have a place for Butternuts"

  Story and Photo courtesy of Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office CARDINAL – A new pilot project is giving developers an option for Butternut tree compensation in Leeds Grenville. The Butternut Grove on Blair Road near Cardinal has been created by the Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal. The Butternut Compensation Project has been planted and sponsored […]

Apple Ridge Farm is doggie daycare, All play time, no cage time for dogs

"Apple Ridge Farm is doggie daycare, All play time, no cage time for dogs"

  Story and Photo courtesy of Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office CAINTOWN – Amanda Riemersma has taken her love of animals and turned it into a thriving business. She’s the owner of Apple Ridge Farm (ARF) and Dog Boarding along with her husband John and daughters, Lillian and Tessa. The business provides an open-concept style […]

A force to be reckoned with!

"A force to be reckoned with!"

  The Cloverdale Golf Classic is an annual tradition that combines fun with raising funds. This year marked the 20th anniversary of the event and almost 80 golfers enjoyed a beautiful day on the course. Together, they raised $7,005 for the WDMH Foundation’s General Equipment Fund. The proceeds from the event have been used to […]

SNC accepting tree orders for 2018

"SNC accepting tree orders for 2018"

With fall upon us, it’s time to start planning your yard beautification projects for next year! South Nation Conservation (SNC) is now accepting tree orders for 2018. Residents of SNC’s jurisdiction can place their orders for a selection of conifer and deciduous seedlings and shrubs at a reduced rate, through SNC’s 2018 Tree Planting Program. […]