On a First Name Basis hits the stage in Morrisburg– Image 1
Patricia Vanstone and Norm Foster star in the comedy On a First Name Basis, and both will be on stage making audiences laugh when the play begins a...

On a First Name Basis hits the stage in Morrisburg

After taking the Upper Canada Playhouse by storm this summer with the world premier of his smash hit...

Women at the Fox Run create lapghans for Palliative Care– Image 1

Ladies at Fox Run by the River Retirement Residence in Gananoque have come together and are creating lapghans to be donated to Palliative Care in Brockville. When resident and friend Marion Nash recently passed away, her husband Ed donated all her yarn and wool to the group. From left, Madge Saunders, Muriel Bennett, Pat Brown, Ed Nash, Dora Shields- Burns, Irma Breckenridge, Nel Vanwijk, Sandra Richardson. Missing is Rhea Cameron.

Women at the Fox Run create lapghans for Palliative Care

The ladies at Fox Run by the River Retirement Residence in Gananoque have found a brilliant way to not only spend quality time together,...

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Six-day 83rd annual North Augusta Labour Day Festival kicks off Aug. 2– Image 1

A large, and happy, crowd is expected to converge on the Village of North Augusta next week for the 83rd annual North Augusta Labour Day Festival, which will run from Wednesday, Aug. 27 to Monday, Sept. 1.

Six-day 83rd annual North Augusta Labour Day Festival kicks off Aug. 27

September is not far off, and it's getting near time for summer's last hurrah at the North Augusta Labour Day Festival.

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Cec Drake launches campaign

On Wednesday, Aug. 20, Cec Drake launched his political platform to a small group of individuals at CJ’s Banquet Hall and Catering. Drake believes the key is an effective economic recovery plan.

Drake announces his campaign launch and economic recovery platform

News – Wednesday afternoon, Cec Drake admitted to those present that he’s a leader and wants to sit in the mayor’s chair;...

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Register now for annual Ontario SPCA Friends for Life! Walk Sept. 21– Image 1

Register now for annual Ontario SPCA Friends for Life! Walk Sept. 21

Register now for annual Ontario SPCA Friends for Life! Walk Sept. 21

Hi! My name is Taz. I'm a nine-year-old female Hound mix.

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South Grenville Chamber presents golf tournament– Image 1

News - Mike Healey watches his putt during the first ever fundraising golf tournament for Leeds and Grenville Interval House, which took place last Friday at the Prescott Golf Club.

South Grenville Chamber presents golf tournament

The South Grenville Chamber of Commerce is presenting the Charlie McFarlane Memorial Golf Tournament, Wednesday, Sept. 17 at the Prescott...

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Old fashion Fly-in Breakfast at Brockville Airport Sept. 7– Image 1

On a calm Monday morning, pilot Ralph Birtch decided to take his red AutoGyro for a flight around Brockville. Built from a kit in 1991-92, this is Birtch's second gyrocopter (also known as gyroplane, gyrorotoplane). He has 400 hours on this machine which is a rotorcraft which uses an unpowered rotor to develop the lift needed and an engine-powered propeller to provide thrust. This will be one of the many aircrafts seen at the Brockville Flying Club's Fly-in Breakfast on Sunday, Sept. 7 which is also Grandparents' Day.

Old fashion Fly-in Breakfast at Brockville Airport Sept. 7

Tradition continues with the annual Fly-In Breakfast to be held on Grandparents' Day, Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Brockville -1000 Islands...

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Club responds to

News - Bill Ault, a trainer for St. Lawrence United Soccer Club, took part in the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge recently and had a bucket of ice dumped on him by players.

Club responds to "Ice Bucket Challenge" with group effort

When the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge came his way Bill Ault, a trainer for St. Lawrence United Soccer Club,...

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Local reservist participates in first major exercise– Image 1

Private Spencer Lee of the Brockville Rifles conducts a patrol within the Welland area as part of Exercise Stalwart Guardian 2014.

Local reservist participates in first major exercise

For Private Spencer Lee, a 20-yearold Reservist with the Brockville Rifles, this exercise marks the culmination of his weeks of training....

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Toronto police investigate after fatal attack

Toronto police investigate after man severely beaten, dies in hospital

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Seven-year-old dies in farming accident

Police continue to investigate after seven-year-old dies in farming accident

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Canada

Coffee and kittens: Cat cafe opens in Montreal

Coffee and kittens: Cat cafe in Montreal claims to be North America's first

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Labour movement redefining role

Labour movement redefining role as face of Canada's workforce changes

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WHO: Senegal Ebola case 'a top priority emergency'

WHO says equipment needed to contain Ebola in Senegal, calling case 'a top priority emergency'

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Canadian among passengers on crashed bus

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Events In Brockville

Dinner Dance

Mon Sep 1 | 2:00 PM

Legion Week

Mon Sep 1 | 3:30 PM

Brockville Farmers' Market

Tue Sep 2 | 8:00 AM

'Rockin River Revue' Party Cruise

Fri Sep 5 | 8:00 PM

Euchre

Fri Sep 12 | 7:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Fri Sep 12 | 8:00 PM

Comedian John Wing

Sat Sep 13 | 5:00 PM

Buffet Style Dinner and Dance

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