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San Antonio Express-News
Many townships will ask voters for millagemillage renewal of 0.8 mills for four years, which will raise $9,019 in the fir
Many townships will ask voters for millage
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
millage renewal of 0.8 mills for four years, which will raise $9,019 in the first year for standby protection from the Port Hope Fire Department, and from Eastern Huron Ambulance. Also in Fairhaven Township, there will be a three-mill renewal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bank shareholders approve proposed mergerto tell how the proposed merger will affect branches and employees in Huron Cou
Bank shareholders approve proposed merger
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
to tell how the proposed merger will affect branches and employees in Huron County. Chemical Bank currently has two locations in Huron County (Bad Axe and Harbor Beach), while Talmer Bank has four (Bad Axe, Harbor Beach, Port Hope and Seb... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Vintage vehicles cruise into Port Hope SaturdaysIt’s the sixth year for the Port Hope Cruisers Car Show put on by Lynn and John
Vintage vehicles cruise into Port Hope Saturdays
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
It’s the sixth year for the Port Hope Cruisers Car Show put on by Lynn and John Solinski at the Home Hardward parking lot on Toronto Road in Port Hope. The show takes place from 6 p.m. until dusk every Saturday night during the summer. This summer... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Community Listingsfrom 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Market Square, just south of Victoria Hall, offering f
Community Listings
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Market Square, just south of Victoria Hall, offering fresh food, gifts, crafts, wine and more. PORT HOPE FARMERS’ MARKET: runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. behind the town hall at 56 Queen St., offering seasonal fruits,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope seeks input on firearms bylawPort Hope municipal politicians, along with citizens across the region, are now
Port Hope seeks input on firearms bylaw
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
Port Hope municipal politicians, along with citizens across the region, are now offering input on the proposed draft Discharge of Firearms Bylaw in terms of rules, locations and other details. The information and opinions gathered will be brought... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Film crews provide positive, negative experiencesIt looks like the summer of filming in Port Hope has come to a close – at least
Film crews provide positive, negative experiences
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
It looks like the summer of filming in Port Hope has come to a close – at least at this point. Murdoch Mysteries, Our House and the remake of It has kept the downtown busy with activity. Is it the right “activity” that generates into dollars for... Read more
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Northumberland Today
There was a time in this fair land...important piece of Canadian history finally got the recognition it deserved whe
There was a time in this fair land...
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
important piece of Canadian history finally got the recognition it deserved when it was inducted into the North America Railway Hall of Fame in 1999. I’d like to thank Heather M. of Port Hope for her encouragement and assistance. dianadiv@eag... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Scene and Heard entertainment listingsand rhythm-and-blues music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. KIM DOOLITTLE AND COMPANY: p
Scene and Heard entertainment listings
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
and rhythm-and-blues music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. KIM DOOLITTLE AND COMPANY: perform from 7 to 9 p.m. in the bandshell at Port Hope’s Memorial Park as part of the 2016 Cameco Summer Bandshell Concert Series. MUSIC AND MOTION: brings music and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
LETTER: Historic wrongs should be made right(Re: “Court rules trust fund to benefit only rural Port Hope is valid” – July 5
LETTER: Historic wrongs should be made right
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
(Re: “Court rules trust fund to benefit only rural Port Hope is valid” – July 5, 2016) Storage of radioactive waste involves much more than trust funds paid by the Canadian government to three small host communities compelled to deal with the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope will appeal trust fund rulingPort Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson has announced that his municipality will appeal t
Port Hope will appeal trust fund ruling
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
Port Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson has announced that his municipality will appeal the ruling by an Ontario Superior Court Judge that Port Hope misused money from a $10-million trust fund aimed at easing the tax burden for the rural residents of Ward... Read more
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Dover Post
Advocates for homeless set up camp on Dover cornerTuesday morning they were holding up signs on the corner amid about a dozen sma
Advocates for homeless set up camp on Dover corner
Dover Post / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday morning they were holding up signs on the corner amid about a dozen small tents. Victory Church and members of Port Hope Delaware have been seeking support for a project they call Tiny House Village, a series of small homes for the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
AROUND TOWN: New concert series begins in Cobourglovers have their pick on Thursday evenings — the gazebo at Colborne's Victoria
AROUND TOWN: New concert series begins in Cobourg
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
lovers have their pick on Thursday evenings — the gazebo at Colborne's Victoria Square or the Memorial Park bandshell in Port Hope. Cobourg audiences have for years flocked to the Victoria Park bandshell Tuesday nights to enjoy the Concert Band... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Flags lowered to honour fallen firefighterand son. Northumberland County fire co-ordinator Tim Blake sent an e-mail to t
Flags lowered to honour fallen firefighter
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
and son. Northumberland County fire co-ordinator Tim Blake sent an e-mail to the various county fire departments, says Port Hope Fire Chief Jim Wheeler, and each is checking to see flag policies but many, including Cobourg, have already lowered... Read more
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Northumberland Today
‘It’ fan makes special treat for cast, crewPort Hope cookie artist Sarah Orr got the thrill of her life after she baked cu
‘It’ fan makes special treat for cast, crew
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
Port Hope cookie artist Sarah Orr got the thrill of her life after she baked customized cookies for the cast of “It” on Friday. Orr took the cookies down to the filming by Memorial Park and met cinematographer Chung-Hoon Chung who was so thrilled... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Lakeridge car show supports CornerstoneViolence Prevention Centre brought out 73 vehicles of all types including antiq
Lakeridge car show supports Cornerstone
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
Violence Prevention Centre brought out 73 vehicles of all types including antique, hot rods and even rat rods to the location on Peter Street in Port Hope on Saturday. Over the four years of the show, more than $6,000 has been raised for Cornersto... Read more
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Northumberland Today
NHH announces changes to boardand Lakefront Utilities Inc. (which he currently chairs). To fill the lone hos
NHH announces changes to board
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
and Lakefront Utilities Inc. (which he currently chairs). To fill the lone hospital-board vacancy, Kristy Hook of Ward 1 (Port Hope) was appointed for a three-year term. A previous community-committee volunteer on the board’s... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Canadian Paralympian Nathan Stein wins S10 100-metre freestylesummer. He also won the 400 freestyle on Friday. Elliott, of Kitchener, Ont.,
Canadian Paralympian Nathan Stein wins S10 100-metre freestyle
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
summer. He also won the 400 freestyle on Friday. Elliott, of Kitchener, Ont., was timed in 2:20.03 while Bouckley, of Port Hope, Ont., was third in 2:29.58. For the 22 swimmers heading to this summer's Paralympics, the Can Am para-swimming... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Northumberland County to get two charging stationsMPP Lou Rinaldi heralded the provincial Liberal government’s decision to instal
Northumberland County to get two charging stations
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
MPP Lou Rinaldi heralded the provincial Liberal government’s decision to install an electric vehicle charging station in Port Hope and Campbellford, his Conservative counterparts were criticizing the spending of money anticipated from proposed... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Tess Routliffe wins three events at Can Am Para-swimming Championships.in 24.40 seconds. His Paralympic teammates Alec Elliot of Kitchener, Ont., was
Tess Routliffe wins three events at Can Am Para-swimming Championships.
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
in 24.40 seconds. His Paralympic teammates Alec Elliot of Kitchener, Ont., was second in 26.42 and Isaac Bouckley of Port Hope, Ont., was third in 26.74. The Can Ams is serving as a training event for the 22 members of the Canadian team that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian Cunningham breaks world record at Can Am Para-swimming ChampionshipRio de Janeiro this summer. "It's good, especially with this big beard. "It wa
Canadian Cunningham breaks world record at Can Am Para-swimming Championship
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Rio de Janeiro this summer. "It's good, especially with this big beard. "It was a solid race tonight." Isaac Bouckley of Port Hope, Ont., who will be Huot's teammate in Rio, was second in 4:32.69. In a battle of Paralympic team teammates, Morgan... Read more
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Northumberland Today
NHH reports good organ-donation statsreports that 40% of Cobourg residents have registered as organ and tissue donor
NHH reports good organ-donation stats
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 days ago
reports that 40% of Cobourg residents have registered as organ and tissue donors, compared to a provincial average of 29%. Port Hope ranks even higher at 42%. “Northumberland Hills Hospital made significant improvements to its routine notification... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Ratepayers hear update on trust fund decisiona disputed $10-million-plus trust fund, says the co-applicant in a challenge in
Ratepayers hear update on trust fund decision
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 days ago
a disputed $10-million-plus trust fund, says the co-applicant in a challenge involving Wards 1 and 2 of the Municipality of Port Hope. The Municipality of Port Hope can still appeal a judge’s ruling that it has ordered the municipality to account... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Surf's up at Cobourg council Mondaythis coming Monday on the many benefits of the sport locally. Kelly Nobes who
Surf's up at Cobourg council Monday
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 days ago
this coming Monday on the many benefits of the sport locally. Kelly Nobes who has surfed around the world, but grew up in Port Hope and now lives in Peterborough regularly visits Cobourg with other surfers. Speaking to Northumberland Today on the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Charging stations coming to Quinte areamore than 250 locations in Ontario. Three electric vehicle-charging stations w
Charging stations coming to Quinte area
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 9 days ago
more than 250 locations in Ontario. Three electric vehicle-charging stations will be built in Belleville, Campbellford and Port Hope. The stations will be built in Belleville at the Tim Horton’s located at Bell Boulevard, in Campbellford at the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Petition asks GM to invest in Oshawaon various sites, including social media via a posting from a strong unionist,
Petition asks GM to invest in Oshawa
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
on various sites, including social media via a posting from a strong unionist, Linda Mackenzie-Nicholas of Port Hope, the Unifor Local 222 petition (http://petition.web.net/unifor222/node/1) asks people to send e-mails to Prime... Read more
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Northumberland Today
CFUW announces seven scholarship recipientsscholarship. Maracle is joined in the winner’s circle by fellow Campbellford a
CFUW announces seven scholarship recipients
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
scholarship. Maracle is joined in the winner’s circle by fellow Campbellford alumna Jillian Ruisendaal, Grace Demill of Port Hope High School, Jessie Forbes of St. Mary Secondary School, Monica Windolf of Cobourg Collegiate Institute, Stephanie... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Four Dressler bursaries awarded for 2016she added. This year’s Vintage Film Festival will be held on October 14 throug
Four Dressler bursaries awarded for 2016
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
she added. This year’s Vintage Film Festival will be held on October 14 through 16 at the Cameco Capitol Arts Centre in Port Hope. Tickets are for sale on-line at www.vintagefilmfestival.ca, as well as at the Capitol Theatre box office and the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
River of Hope accepts new refugee familyPort Hope’s River of Hope refugee-sponsorship project announces that a Syrian f
River of Hope accepts new refugee family
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
Port Hope’s River of Hope refugee-sponsorship project announces that a Syrian family has been accepted for sponsorship. All born in Damascus, the Arab-speaking family (a 47-year-old carpenter, his 39-year-old wife and their sons aged 19, 17 and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
We can’t earn eternal lifethe faith. Years ago, I made a point to visit many of the different expression
We can’t earn eternal life
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
the faith. Years ago, I made a point to visit many of the different expressions of Christian worship found in the greater Port Hope and Cobourg area, including some small groups which are not on anybody’s radar. I made it to 32 out of the 38 I... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Enjoy summer music at St. Mark’s churchFour hour-long concerts in the intimate acoustic of historic St. Mark’s Anglica
Enjoy summer music at St. Mark’s church
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
Four hour-long concerts in the intimate acoustic of historic St. Mark’s Anglican Church in Port Hope make up the Summer Music at St. Mark’s series on Wednesday nights. Local artists will perform July 20 and 27, and Aug. 3 and 17 at 7 p.m. Young... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Scene and Heard entertainment listingsa program of big-band music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. THE DUDES OF DIXIELAND: per
Scene and Heard entertainment listings
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
a program of big-band music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. THE DUDES OF DIXIELAND: perform from 7 to 9 p.m. in the bandshell at Port Hope’s Memorial Park as part of the 2016 Cameco Summer Bandshell Concert Series. CRAZY FOR YOU: is on at the Capitol... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Calendar | July 14, 2016refreshments and music. To register, go to the camp office 586-752- 3rd Annu
Calendar | July 14, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted 9 days ago
refreshments and music. To register, go to the camp office 586-752- 3rd Annual Down Syndrome 5K Run/Walk at Port Hope Fire Hall on Saturday, Aug. 6. Pre-Registration 5 p.m. Race 6 p.m. Register by July 22 for $25, after $30.... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Rural transportation service could expanda rural community bus,” Hoskin stressed during a subsequent interview. There a
Rural transportation service could expand
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
a rural community bus,” Hoskin stressed during a subsequent interview. There are plans for expansion, into rural Ward 2 Port Hope if the municipality also provides support, but until the fall when funding is reviewed (some of it based on the gas... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Capitol gets Crazy with latest productionCrazy For You continues on stage until July 23 at the Capitol Theatre in Port H
Capitol gets Crazy with latest production
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
Crazy For You continues on stage until July 23 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Hope. Director Antonio Sarmiento brings the popular musical to life with digital visual effects that have become the Capitol’s signature along with choreography by... Read more
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Northumberland Today
"It" filming takes over downtown Port HopeThe move remake based on the Stephen King novel “It” is being filmed throughout
"It" filming takes over downtown Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted 10 days ago
The move remake based on the Stephen King novel “It” is being filmed throughout the downtown areas of Port Hope this week. Filming continues through Friday. About 200 production members and actors were throughout the downtown area on Tuesday. The... Read more
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Northumberland Today
AROUND TOWN: Patchetts win philanthropy awardshows off the talents of the many people in our community,” Sabena said. For m
AROUND TOWN: Patchetts win philanthropy award
Northumberland Today / Posted 11 days ago
shows off the talents of the many people in our community,” Sabena said. For more information, visit www.laveanne.com. PORT HOPE — It's pedestrians-only at the Port Hope Public Library this morning and Friday morning, as filming in the downtown... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Ground broken on storage mound in Port HopeThe Port Hope Area Initiative joined with its governmental and corporate partne
Ground broken on storage mound in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted 11 days ago
The Port Hope Area Initiative joined with its governmental and corporate partners last week for the official ground breaking on the construction of the storage mound at its long-term low-level radioactive waste-management facility. This occasion... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Find fun all summer long at Port Hope libraryFree summer fun for families can be found every week at the Port Hope Public Li
Find fun all summer long at Port Hope library
Northumberland Today / Posted 11 days ago
Free summer fun for families can be found every week at the Port Hope Public Library. Children of all ages can sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club. Encouraging recreational reading TD Financial, in partnership with Libraries and Archives Canada,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New star shines at Capitol Theatreas there was something special about Helen Bogyay, there’s something special ab
New star shines at Capitol Theatre
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
as there was something special about Helen Bogyay, there’s something special about the star in her honour on the wall at Port Hope’s Capitol Theatre. It sits squarely above the sign labelling the brick wall the Capitol Hall of Fame, giving it a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
School board issues call to fill trustee positionto fill this post for the remainder of the electoral term. This trusteeship is
School board issues call to fill trustee position
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
to fill this post for the remainder of the electoral term. This trusteeship is for the Town of Cobourg, Municipality of Port Hope and Townships of Hamilton and Alnwick-Haldimand. A recent press release from the board set out the eligibility... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Enjoy family fishing Friday in Port HopePort Hope celebrates Ontario Family Fishing Week with its annual Family Fishing
Enjoy family fishing Friday in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
Port Hope celebrates Ontario Family Fishing Week with its annual Family Fishing Derby Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children and young people aged 17 and younger are invited to show up at the Port Hope Marina fish-cleaning station (95 Mill St. S.) to... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Scene and Heard entertainment listingsat least one week in advance for inclusion (cnasmith@postmedia.com) CAMECO SUM
Scene and Heard entertainment listings
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
at least one week in advance for inclusion (cnasmith@postmedia.com) CAMECO SUMMER BANDSHELL CONCERT SERIES: kicks off in Port Hope’s Memorial Park at 6 p.m., with a complimentary welcome-back barbecue and music by Matt Marcuz (followed by Joe... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope mayor warns of phone scamPort Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson has sounded an alarm about a telephone scam that
Port Hope mayor warns of phone scam
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
Port Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson has sounded an alarm about a telephone scam that has alerted police to investigate. It operates on the basis of phone calls to citizens, usually about a contract or a bill of goods or a warning about their status with... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New Micro Macro exhibit on at AGNand Sheridan College. The exhibition is curated by Chai Duncan, an artist, cur
New Micro Macro exhibit on at AGN
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
and Sheridan College. The exhibition is curated by Chai Duncan, an artist, curator and art educator presently based in Port Hope. He received a BFA (honours) from the University of Victoria and an MFA from the University of Saskatchewan. He has... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Grafton Legion shows spirit of remembranceat Lyle Street on June 4. This was a show of support for that day’s Highway of
Grafton Legion shows spirit of remembrance
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
at Lyle Street on June 4. This was a show of support for that day’s Highway of Heroes motorcycle ride from Trenton to Port Hope. “Our Twitter post received comments from some of the riders, including, ‘I did this ride today, teared up in my... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Crazy for You on stage at Capitol Theatreat this venue an unforgettable experience. “Northumberland County’s profession
Crazy for You on stage at Capitol Theatre
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
at this venue an unforgettable experience. “Northumberland County’s professional theatre is a crown jewel in downtown Port Hope,” he stated. Daradich said this show is one of her all-time favourites. “I feel extremely lucky to be here and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Youth Unlimited announces summer campsNorthumberland Youth Unlimited is pleased to announce two summer day camps, run
Youth Unlimited announces summer camps
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
Northumberland Youth Unlimited is pleased to announce two summer day camps, running both in Cobourg and Port Hope. These camps are a program of Created to Create, an NYU division led by creative-arts director Christine Moss and a dedicated team of... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Freedom comes in many coloursDay, I pray that two hundred years from now their descendants will be able to l
Freedom comes in many colours
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
Day, I pray that two hundred years from now their descendants will be able to look back upon the arrival of their family in Canada with equal joy and gratitude. The Reverend Canon Don Aitchison is chaplain at Trinity College School in... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Musical church camp at St. Paul’swill be on music for the young people attending the Sing Out Choir and Drumming
Musical church camp at St. Paul’s
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
will be on music for the young people attending the Sing Out Choir and Drumming Camp at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church in Port Hope. The program calls for musical games, drumming, crafts, hand chimes and the chance to work with local musicians in... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Charity tournament surpasses organizers’ hopesthat Northumberland students have raised thousands of dollars for some wonderfu
Charity tournament surpasses organizers’ hopes
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 days ago
that Northumberland students have raised thousands of dollars for some wonderful causes in their last weeks of classes. In Port Hope, the Beatrice Strong Public School community raised $3,200 for heart and stroke research through Jump Rope For... Read more
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