Beaverton rugby player participates in national championships

Beaverton native Lori Josephson was proud to suit up for the Ontario Blues at the recent Canadian National Rugby Championships.

The squad posted a 2-2 record during the competition, which was held July 16 to 22 in Saskatchewan, losing to Equipe Quebec and the Prairie Wolfpack before closing with wins over British Columbia and Nova Scotia.

Durham Region contributes up to $225,000 to help build new home for Brock CHC

A permanent facility for the Brock Community Health Centre has moved one step closer to reality after a sizable donation from Durham Region.

In a press release, CHC officials said they were please to recognize financial contribution from the Region, which will cover 25 per cent of the community component of the capital project up to a maximum of $225,000.