January 2016 Archive

Bancroft Auto Body Atoms went down fighting

Bancroft Auto Body Atoms travelled back to Campbellford Friday evening after having split the previous two playoff games. The Campbellford Colts came out firing on ...

Cultural discussions in Barry’s Bay

By Sarah Vance Patrons to the Madawaska Valley Public Library ushered in a new phase to the “Telling Tales” series with a discussion about cultural ...

Small farming social enterprise proposed for North Hastings

Small greenhouses made out of surplus shipping containers? Known online as “freight farms” and “crop boxes” that will provide year round locally grown produce, as well as local employment, and also be sustainable, these could just possibly grow into a small local industry.

The price of cauliflower

By Tony Pearson This is part of a two part series; the second part will appear next week. Food prices have been in the news ...

Hospice Hockey Extravaganza back

Thanks to a fabulous donation, hockey lovers can help our local hospice and have a chance to win what would be a brilliant Valentine’s Day ...

Local teens ARE thinking

To the Editor, You may have seen the wonderful reviews in the newspapers but I would like to underline the reasons to attend the wonderful ...

Snow Skimmers honoured in Maynooth

Joey Shulman of the Maynooth and Hastings Highlands Business Association presents a token of appreciation to Maple Leaf Snow Skimmers club president Dewey Jordan and ...

Wollaston Limerick Library’s snowshoeing just the beginning

A spirited group of people came out for the “Try Snowshoeing” event held by the Friends of the Wollaston Limerick Library in Coe Hill on ...

Tax hike likely for Bancroft

By Tony Pearson Bancroft started serious budgeting work at last week’s meeting of its Finance and Growth Committee. And the news is definitely grim. Taking ...

MP Bossio to hold monthly meetings in Bancroft

In an effort to make sure he is available to the people of his riding, Hastings-Lennox and Addington MP Mike Bossio plans to hold regular office hours in a variety of locations across the riding. His main constituency office is in Napanee, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the week. However, he will also visit other locations on a regular basis.

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