Two Cannington organizations and a resident of Sunderland were recognized by the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) this week for their dedication to the environment. At its 37th annual Conservation Awards ceremony on Tuesday (Oct. 16), the LSRCA paid tribute to 23 individuals, businesses and groups who are working in their communities to improve the environment. Among the winnersRead more
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The Brock Township Library Board has hired its new CEO.
In a press release issued over the weekend, board chair Joe Allin announced that Brian Harding will soon take over the position.Read more
A 22-year-old man from Cannington has been charged in connection to a collision with a parked car in Lindsay in August. At 11:15 p.m. on Aug. 17, Kawartha Lakes Police say a car collided with a parked vehicle on Albert Street South in Lindsay. The driver allegedly fled the scene, travelling west on Ardmore Avenue. Police say the parked vehicleRead more
Residents across Brock are mourning the death of one of the township’s longest serving municipal councillors. Reg Starr – who spent 15 years on council representing the Cannington community – passed away suddenly over the weekend at this home north of the village. He was 67. The flag at the municipal office in Cannington was lowered to half-staff Monday toRead more
In response to the Township’s original plan to remove more than three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock this year, the Accessibility Advisory Committee says there is risk in doing so if it means forcing pedestrians to walk on the road. After the proposal to remove three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock came to Council in March, the decision was deferredRead more
People of all ages gathered at MacLeod Park in Cannington on Saturday (Aug. 11) for the eighth annual Brock’s Big Bite. The Festival of Food and Friends included a variety of vendors, activities, entertainment and, of course, the long lunch.Read more
The eighth annual Brock’s Big Bite is back in Cannington this Saturday (Aug. 11) and the festival of food and friends promises to serve up fun for the whole family. Although the location has changed from last year — this year’s event takes place in MacLeod Park — admission to the community celebration remains free. Starting at 10 a.m. andRead more
With nominations set to close Friday (July 27) afternoon, the field for this fall’s municipal election is pretty much set.
And barring any last minute withdrawls, there will be a race for each of the seven spots on township council.Read more
The DRPS has announced that charges will not be laid in the shooting death of a Cannington man back in April.
A press release issued by the force Friday (June 29) indicates that the incident has been deemed a ‘non-culpable homicide’ by investigators.Read more
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.Read more