Crime and Emergencies
Twenty-two more people have been charged with impaired driving offenses following the fifth week of Festive RIDE campaign by the DRPS.
Community and Sports
After a sold-out show last year, Leah Daniels and Beverley Mahood are heading back to Sunderland this holiday season. The duo are headlining the ‘Home for the Holidays’ show at the Sunderland Town Hall on Sunday (Dec. 23), with performances slated for 2 and 7 p.m.
A Beaverton student has launched a fundraising campaign to honour Canadians killed during the First World War. Colby Farrell – who is currently in France, studying abroad as part of a Rotary exchange program – is raising money in an effort to place a candle at the graves at the Iwuy Communal Cemetery.
An Olympian and an author will be joining Grade 8 students from across the township at Brock High School next week to learn about maintaining positive mental health. Jessica Phoenix and Julie Fitz-Gerald will discuss resilience and perseverance in the face of injury, stress, anxiety and depression during the workshop next Wednesday (Dec. 18) morning.