Clark calls on Attorney General to press play on video demands 

"Clark calls on Attorney General to press play on video demands "

(QUEEN’S PARK) – Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark is welcoming a commitment by Ontario’s Attorney General to investigate why requests to install equipment at the Brockville Court House to enable video remands have been ignored by his ministry for five years. Clark raised the issue in Question Period on Tuesday, November 28, asking Attorney General Yasir […]

SNC completes stream restoration projects within the city of Ottawa

"SNC completes stream restoration projects within the city of Ottawa"

     Two streams have been restored by South Nation Conservation (SNC) in an effort to improve water quality, biodiversity and fish habitat with the help of local residents and partner organizations.   Improvements took place on a dairy farm along the South Castor River near Vernon and at Shield’s Creek in Greely.   Support […]

New administrator at Dundas Manor is a familiar face

"New administrator at Dundas Manor is a familiar face"

    New administrator at Dundas Manor is a familiar face   Susan Poirier will be Dundas Manor’s new Administrator as of January 1, 2018. Susan has been the Director of Care at Dundas Manor for the past 11 years and brings a wealth of experience to her new position. “As our Director of Care, […]

  Morrisburg Artisans Give Back   The weather may not have been festive, but the artisans and shoppers certainly were! The 41st annual Morrisburg and District Arts and Craft Association Sale was held in mid-November at the Royal Canadian Legion in Morrisburg. Homemade treasures included baked goods, knitted items, pottery and preserves. The Association generously donated part of the […]

Downtown celebrates its ongoing revival with four grand openings in one day! In her Annual Report to members of the BIA on Wednesday, November 15th, Deb Wilson (Chair) highlighted the growth of several existing businesses and the growing number of new businesses that established themselves downtown this year. This year Downtown Kemptville saw the expansion […]

Nominations now open for Leading Women/Leading Girls awards 

"Nominations now open for Leading Women/Leading Girls awards "

  (BROCKVILLE) – A provincial awards program that recognizes girls and women whose volunteerism and leadership makes a difference in their communities is now accepting nominations. Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark is encouraging schools, organizations and individuals to participate in the 2018 Leading Women/Leading Girls Building Communities recognition program by submitting a nomination. “It has been […]

North Grenville receives EODP funding

"North Grenville receives EODP funding"

Story and Photo courtesy of Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office   Kemptville Campus will receive $84,900 for redevelopment through the Eastern Ontario Development Program’s (EODP) Community Innovation projects stream. The announcement was made by Grenville Community Futures Development Corporation’s Executive Director Heather Lawless at the summit.   “This investment in the Municipality of North Grenville will […]

Economic Development Summit draws sell-out crowd, three award winners

"Economic Development Summit draws sell-out crowd, three award winners"

  Story and Photos courtesy of Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office KEMPTVILLE – For the first time in its history, three area business leaders are honoured recipients of the Bill Thake Memorial Economic Development Leadership Award.   Wendy Banks, of Wendy’s Country Market, Heather Howard, of FoxRun By-The-River Retirement Residence, and Gerald Tallman, of Tallman Group, […]

Flying Solo Again

"Flying Solo Again"

 

SNC delivers hands-on learning experiences at NDDHS

"SNC delivers hands-on learning experiences at NDDHS"

    On November 17, South Nation Conservation (SNC) partnered with North Dundas District High School (NDDHS), Badger Excavating Limited and the Township of North Dundas to help students plant 3 Sugar maples as part of the school’s ongoing beautification initiative. Funding for this project was provided through SNC’s Community Environmental Grants Program, which supports […]