Desjardins Expo Ormstown hosts a successful 104th edition

Desjardins Expo Ormstown hosts a successful 104th edition

—  11 juin

Emily Southwood – Over the span of four evenings and three days without a drop of rain, Expo Ormstown received attendance exceeding last year’s record numbers for its 104th edition. As usual, the weekend kicked off…

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Huntingdon Dart League celebrates another season

Huntingdon Dart League celebrates another season

—  11 juin

Emily Southwood – The Huntingdon Dart League recently held their annual playoff games, followed by a festive banquet and awards presentation ceremony. The league has run for some 15 years at the Huntingdon Legion where…

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Church communities raise a minister

Church communities raise a minister

—  11 juin

As the saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child. In Huntingdon, an extended church community has now raised a minister. The now Reverend Eric Pagé was ordained on Saturday, May 26, during a Celebration of Ministries…

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Betty Riel Foundation Annual Walk-a-Thon

Betty Riel Foundation Annual Walk-a-Thon

—  5 juin

For a 13th year, walkers congregated in Prince-Arthur Park in Huntingdon on the first Saturday in June for the annual Betty Riel Foundation Walk-a-Thon to raise funds to cover the transportation costs for residents of the…

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Let’s visit our seniors challenge: Second edition launched in the Haut-Saint-Laurent

Let’s visit our seniors challenge: Second edition launched in the Haut-Saint-Laurent

—  5 juin

As more and more seniors face isolation, citizens of the Haut-Saint-Laurent are once again being asked to spend quality time with the seniors in their lives during the month of June as part of the second edition of the Let’s…

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Largest number of youth honoured to date

Largest number of youth honoured to date

—  30 mai

Area youth were once again honoured during the annual Rural Youth Gala on May 16 during a ceremony which took place at the Community centre in Saint-Anicet. A total of 107 young people were nominated for their implication…

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Students’ Generosity rewarded with cookies

Students’ Generosity rewarded with cookies

—  30 mai

Students at CVR raised almost $1,200 during a cookie walk fundraiser on May 24 to benefit the Helping Improve Haitian Education Association, which was launched by a former math teacher in 2017 upon returning from a second…

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Market Baskets provide multiple benefits

Market Baskets provide multiple benefits

—  23 mai

Emily Southwood – Tomatoes are ripening in the greenhouses of local organic farms as they prepare for a busy season of market baskets. Subscribing for a weekly fruit and veggie basket is mutually beneficial, offering…

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Minister for Relations with English-speaking Quebecers visits the Valley

Minister for Relations with English-speaking Quebecers visits the Valley

—  23 mai

As part of a province-wide tour to promote a new action plan for community vitality, Ms. Kathleen Weil, the Minister responsible for Access to Information and Reform of Democratic Institutions and Minister responsible for…

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Local talent shines bright at 2018 ACTRA Awards

Local talent shines bright at 2018 ACTRA Awards

—  23 mai

Emily Southwood – On May 5th ACTRA (The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) Montreal held its 75th Year Anniversary Gala where they honoured two Valley natives in a big way. Sarah (Hansen) Booth’s…

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