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2014/10/25 00:20
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Penny Simcoe figured if people were going to stare, she might as well give them a pretty picture to look at. The 60-year-old mother of four and grandmother of eight decided recently to get a...
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2014/10/24 23:35
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Walking across our yard has become a bit tricky, as one has to keep one’s balance without having a foot shoot out from underneath due to the dense layer of roly-poly acorns. Our red oak trees have...
2014/10/24 23:35
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Have you seen the latest 3-D movie? Oh, wait. I forgot. Nobody cares about 3-D movies anymore. Two years ago, 3-D technology was going to revolutionize the movie and TV industries, but it appears to...
2014/10/24 23:35
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The difference between “will” and “may” (in the city’s official misinformation to voters on electing councillors) is not trivial or “tiny.” The city’s chief electoral officer has missed the...
2014/10/24 23:35
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Voter turnout at advance polls in Orillia jumped by 30% this year compared to the last municipal election in 2010. It’s an optimistic omen. According to city officials, 2,904 people cast ballots in...
2014/10/24 22:35
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The Jim Wilson Orillia Terriers hope to get back on track tonight when they host the Caledon Golden Hawks in an 8:30 p.m. contest at Rotary Place. It’s the first of back-to-back “home” games for the...
2014/10/24 21:38
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The Stayner Siskins are sporting a predominately green team as the Junior 'C' squad has already suffered injuries to five veteran players. But that didn’t stop them from breaking the third period 5-5...
2014/10/24 21:35
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The deadline to apply to join the Orillia Sports Hall of Fame nomination selection committee is Oct. 30. Anyone interested in being a member of the committee should send an email — including their...
2014/10/24 20:35
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The Orillia atom AE Terriers finished in third place at the recent Grimsby Fall Classic hockey tournament. In the tournament opener, the Terriers faced off against the St. Thomas Stars. The Terriers...
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2014/10/24 20:35
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Spiders have always held a certain fascination for me. I realize that fascination is not shared by the many who suffer from arachnophobia, the great fear of spiders. The National Institute of Mental...
2014/10/24 16:35
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After-hours access to the main entrance of Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital will be restricted as an additional ebola precaution, say officials. Beginning Monday, there will be no access through...
2014/10/24 16:20
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Bruce Stanton doesn’t expect Wednesday’s shooting in Ottawa to impact Canadians’ access to Parliament Hill and other federal entities. The Simcoe North MP said visitors should continue to be able to...
2014/10/24 16:20
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Higher voter turnout at advance polls for this election could be linked to contentious key issues, a Lakehead University professor says. Doug West, who teaches political science at Lakehead’s Orillia...
2014/10/23 23:38
2014/10/23 23:38
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Orillia – A local man was mugged as he walked through a municipal parking lot Thursday afternoon on Colborne Street East. Just before 3 a.m., OPP say a 24-year-old man said he was assaulted and had...
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2014/10/23 23:35
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I don’t remember all of the details, except it was last winter — March, Mom says. And the important part, the thing I can’t get out of my head, even though it wasn’t something I actually saw myself...
2014/10/23 23:35
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On the day after deadly shootings in the nation’s capital, we are reminded again of the incredible job first responders are called on to do each day. When others run away, it is police officers,...
2014/10/23 23:35
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In terms of Orillia’s motto, “Progress,” Orillia’s want-to-be civic leaders give me the impression their thinking seems to be incapable of expressing what might, could, should be to enhance Orillia’s...
2014/10/23 22:35
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For the second straight year, the OD/Park Secondary School senior girls’ flag football team edged rival Barrie Central in a nail biter to earn the Georgian Bay Secondary Schools Association (GBSSA)...
2014/10/23 22:35
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Perfect. The OD/Park Secondary School junior girls’ flag football team capped an undefeated season by blanking Banting Memorial High School 19-0 Thursday to win the Georgian Bay Secondary Schools...
2014/10/23 20:35
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Paul Young, director of generation operations at Orillia Power Corporation, received the Ronald R. Dodokin Award at the Ontario Waterpower Association’s (OWA) annual general meeting and power...
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2014/10/25 00:20
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