Wheels on the bus go round and round
St. Saviour’s Anglican Church was bursting with activity as the Merry Pop In Playgroup celebrated Family Day.
Help the RCMP name their newest puppies
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police needs your help to name thirteen German Shepherd puppies. The chosen names will be given the puppies born at the Police Dog Service Training Centre in Innisfail, Alberta.
Adventures in scouting, not just for boys
The Scouts Canada flag is flying high this week at municipal buildings across the country in acknowledgment of Scout-Guide week, February 19-25 -- the annual celebration of the birthday of the founder of Scouts Canada, Lord Robert Baden-Powell (1857-1941) and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell (1889-1977) the founder of Girl Guides of Canada.
Be involved in the process
The Municipality of Clarington is reviewing the current zoning by-laws. The world is changing quickly, and it is essential to remain current and to be compliant with the Official Plan and recently updated Provincial planning documents.
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Like many of you living in Ward 4, until the 2015 federal election and last year’s provincial election I was in the Durham Riding.
The Constitution of Canada requires that federal electoral districts be reviewed after each decennial (10-year) census – which was in 2011, to reflect changes and movements in Canada’s population. The federal redistribution process began in February 2012.
A representation order describing and naming Canada’s future electoral districts was completed in October 2013. The new electoral districts were applied in the first general election called after May 1, 2014.
The October 18, 2015, federal election was our first in the riding of Northumberland-Peterborough South. Ontario uses the same boundaries for the electoral districts for its Legislative Assembly in Southern Ontario.
Read the complete editorial in this week's Issue.
Feb 21st - The KPR School Board invites the community to an evening of Métis fiddling at 7:00 p.m. at Bowmanville High School, 49 Liberty St., N., Performance is free.
Feb 23rd - Mayor’s Gala For The Love of Art, 7:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. at the Clarington Public Library. Tickets $50.
Feb 23rd - “Death of a Sailsman” murder mystery dinner, 6:15 p.m. at the Newcastle Community Hall. 905-446-0506.
Feb 24th - Sing Along with Gospel Plus, 9:30 a.m. St. Saviour’s Anglican Church Morning Prayer.
Feb 25th - Council Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Council Chambers, Town Hall, 40 Temperance St., Bowmanville.
Mar 3rd - Pancake Breakfast, Kendal Community Centre, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 noon.
Mar 5th - Pancake Supper, St. Saviour’s Church, 4:30 - 6:30. Everyone welcome.
Mar 5th - Public information session on the Hwy 35/115 interchange, 4 - 7 p.m. at the Orono Arena.
Mar 6th - Drop-in information session on the Soper Creek Secondary Plan, 6 - 8 p.m. at the Garnet B. Rickard Complex.
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