The 4th Battalion of the Royal 22nd Regiment will be at the Battle of the Châteauguay

The 4th Battalion of the Royal 22nd Regiment will be at the Battle of the Châteauguay

—  16 août

Canada’s military history will be honoured for a 4th edition of the event on August 25 and 26, which will also close Archaeology Month. For the first time this year, the historic site will welcome the 4th Battalion of the…

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Stunning flower displays mark 35th edition

Stunning flower displays mark 35th edition

—  16 août

(Written by Sarah Rennie) Despite the sweltering start to summer, the Valley’s finest green thumbs brought the best of their gardens to the Recreation Centre in Ormstown on July 28 for the 35th edition of the Valley Flower…

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Valley tour an exuberant success

Valley tour an exuberant success

—  14 août

(Written by Sarah Rennie) Catch yourself randomly singing about ice cream, school again or banishing a certain redhead from Avonlea? You must be among the thousand strong fortunate enough to have enjoyed the Rural Arts Project’s…

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Generous donation from 2nd Stony Hill Gymkhana

Generous donation from 2nd Stony Hill Gymkhana

—  13 août

(Written by Emily Southwood) For the second year, Mrs. Chantal Bujold and Mr. Robert Ykema hosted a lively Gymkhana on the Beaver Road and donated the proceeds from their event to charity. The Gymkhana, with horseback events…

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Record-breaking crowds for 190th edition

Record-breaking crowds for 190th edition

—  13 août

(Written by Sarah Rennie) Fairgoers attending this year’s 190th edition of the Huntingdon Fair were treated to four straight days of brilliant sunshine without any of the oppressive humidity that has so far marked this…

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Dundee is grateful

Dundee is grateful

—  12 juillet

Open letter – Saturday, July 7th, 2018 will go down in history for the Municipality of Dundee. At around 8 :00 p.m., a young Dundee citizen named Ryland (aged 2), slipped away from his parents, as young children often…

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Expo Rock N Rods 2018 in Ormstown

Expo Rock N Rods 2018 in Ormstown

—  6 juillet

Emily Southwood – Rain or shine, Expo Rock N Rods takes place on Friday July 6th and Saturday July 7th as motor enthusiasts near and far fill the Ormstown fairgrounds with chrome and good cheer. Antique and modified…

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The best of local arts and culture in Huntingdon

The best of local arts and culture in Huntingdon

—  6 juillet

The quintessential celebration of local arts and culture is back again for a fourth edition of Arts Alive at Grove Hall in Huntingdon on July 8, with a full day of activities and workshops featur-ing a number of artists,…

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Selfies reigned for Justin Trudeau at the Fête nationale

Selfies reigned for Justin Trudeau at the Fête nationale

—  29 juin

Dozens of people took selfies with Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, on Sunday afternoon, June 24 while he was visiting Delpha-Sauvé Park in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield to celebrate Quebec’s Fête nationale. Accompanied…

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Branches and Roots Folk Music Festival : Showcasing talent from the grassroots

Branches and Roots Folk Music Festival : Showcasing talent from the grassroots

—  29 juin

The Branches and Roots Folk Music Festival is back again with an exceptional line-up for a three-day celebration of local and Canadian music in Ormstown on July 6, 7 and 8. With a mission to “promote folk music at the grassroots…

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