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Be diligent and check zoning

On Thursday, September 12, the landowners group Rezoning Clarington, held their third community meeting at Brownsdale Community Centre continuing to educate landowners of the proposed rural rezoning in Clarington.

September 18, 2019

BINGO! Orono United Church is celebrating their 11th year of fundraising for the church. Wendy Maher won the first BINGO of the season. Maher has lived in Orono for 25 year and said this was her first time going to BINGO. Perhaps not her last. BINGO runs every other Friday. Don’t miss the next one […]

Rural rezoning resolutions approved

The following motions previously approved at the September 5 joint committee meeting, regarding proposed rezoning of rural areas were ratified unanimously at the September 16 Council meeting.
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Happenings & Events

Pen and Ink with Dianne Darch – 5 weeks

Dianne will take you on a creative journey using Pen and Ink techniques. You will leave the class with several seasonal 5 x 7 cards. Stop by A Gift of Art or visit our website for more information. This program runs from September 24 until October 22, 2019.

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More Than A Car Show

Come and see cars of all descriptions and participate in the "more" events. Baking contest, children's play area, Silent Auction and vendors! Food prepared by the Orono Pathfinders. Car registrations: $10 per car - Many prizes available! Vendor registrations: $25 single - $40 double Admittance is free for the public. Funds raised will be donated […]

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Whatever the issue, community is the answer

It pays to speak up

This past Monday council ratified and passed two very important motions in what many landowners are hoping will fix the proposed rezoning of rural properties extending environmentally protected areas. These motions were passed at a joint committee meeting three days before the third ‘town hall’ style meeting hosted by the landowner volunteer group Rezoning Clarington. […]
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