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Northumberland Today
Port Hope Fair announces entertainment line-upIn keeping with the theme of its 185th birthday The Tradition Continues, the Po
Port Hope Fair announces entertainment line-up
Northumberland Today / Posted 16 hours ago
In keeping with the theme of its 185th birthday The Tradition Continues, the Port Hope Fall Fair is including past favourites along with new offerings in its entertainment line-up Sept. 17 and 18. Director Paulette Mouzer said in a press release... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Horticultural Society announces fall plansA line-up of interesting speakers and programs for their fall-winter meetings h
Horticultural Society announces fall plans
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
A line-up of interesting speakers and programs for their fall-winter meetings has been arranged by the Port Hope Horticultural Society, chair Nancy Martin announced in a recent press release. • Sept. 12 will bring an exploration of such fall... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Wakely continues to survive and thriveThe 2016 Candle Light Walk for Breast Cancer Research won’t be the first one at
Wakely continues to survive and thrive
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
The 2016 Candle Light Walk for Breast Cancer Research won’t be the first one attended by Port Hope resident Betty Wakely — but it will be the first she’s attended as one of the event’s honourees. Wakely and her new friend Christa Wieczorek of... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Refugees invited to attend Folk Festivalthe community to participate, he added. Invitations have been sent through Syr
Refugees invited to attend Folk Festival
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
the community to participate, he added. Invitations have been sent through Syrian refugee sponsoring groups in the area. Port Hope resident Sayed Sharifi, who came here from Afghanistan 27 years ago and is a practising Muslim who speaks Arabic,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
KPR appoints new trustee to replace GilchristBoard. He will represent the Town of Cobourg, the townships of Alnwick/Haldiman
KPR appoints new trustee to replace Gilchrist
Northumberland Today / Posted 3 days ago
Board. He will represent the Town of Cobourg, the townships of Alnwick/Haldimand and Hamilton and the Municipality of Port Hope on the board. Caruso was appointed to the position left vacant when longtime trustee Gordon Gilchrist resigned... Read more
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Northumberland Today
MP Rudd schedules two more public meetingsFollowing on the heels of a standing-room-only public meeting in Port Hope to g
MP Rudd schedules two more public meetings
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
Following on the heels of a standing-room-only public meeting in Port Hope to get feedback from her constituents about how future federal elections should be held, Northumberland-Peterborough South MP Kim Rudd is holding two meetings more on... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Students head back to school Sept. 6secondary projects are building improvements of almost $1.8 million at East Nor
Students head back to school Sept. 6
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
secondary projects are building improvements of almost $1.8 million at East Northumberland SS, about $1.5 million at Port Hope HS, and about $601,000 at CCI.” Asked about any changes specific to educating refugees students, Malfara said... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Rural Representation to hold Aug. 31 meetingA Port Hope-area citizens group morphing from Rural Redesign to Rural Represent
Rural Representation to hold Aug. 31 meeting
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
A Port Hope-area citizens group morphing from Rural Redesign to Rural Representation is holding a public meeting Aug. 31 to update people about the court case over the multi-million dollar low-level radioactive waste facility trust fund. Port Hope... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Sports BriefsThe Port Hope Panthers junior C hockey club have a pair of home exhibition game
Sports Briefs
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
The Port Hope Panthers junior C hockey club have a pair of home exhibition games scheduled. The Panthers will host Uxbridge this Saturday, Aug. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Jack Burger Sports Complex and Lakefield on Sept. 8 at 7:30 p.m. against... 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 4 days ago
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
Scene and Heard entertainment listingsSquare for a program of new-country music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. CAPITOL KIDS
Scene and Heard entertainment listings
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
Square for a program of new-country music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. CAPITOL KIDS PRESENT BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR.: at Port Hope’s Capitol Theatre (20 Queen St.), with 7 p.m. shows today through Saturday and 2 p.m. shows tomorrow through... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Go gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Monthgive blood. This September we are holding two blood donor clinics in honour of
Go gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
give blood. This September we are holding two blood donor clinics in honour of Grace; Monday, Sept. 5 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Port Hope Lions Recreation Centre (29 Thomas St.) and Wednesday, Sept. 21 from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Columbus Community Centre... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Father, daughter to support each other in eventsLight Walk for Breast Cancer Research where she is one of this year’s two speci
Father, daughter to support each other in events
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
Light Walk for Breast Cancer Research where she is one of this year’s two special honourees (along with Betty Wakely of Port Hope). While Peter is relatively active, Christa thought some formal training might be in order and (about midway... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope invokes retirement clause for fire chiefThe chief of the Port Hope Fire Department was requested to retire, effective i
Port Hope invokes retirement clause for fire chief
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
The chief of the Port Hope Fire Department was requested to retire, effective immediately, on Tuesday afternoon by council. Mayor Bob Sanderson spoke with Northumberland Today late in the evening on Tuesday and stated a closed council meeting was... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Zero tolerance for illegal fishing in Port HopeSigns are being installed along part of the Ganaraska River in Port Hope to bri
Zero tolerance for illegal fishing in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted 6 days ago
Signs are being installed along part of the Ganaraska River in Port Hope to bring attention to the zero tolerance approach the municipality will take in regards to illegal fishing activity. Port Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson said he is totally in support... Read more
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Northumberland Today
More burn bans liftedThe Municipality of Port Hope and Cramahe Township both lifted their bunring ba
More burn bans lifted
Northumberland Today / Posted 6 days ago
The Municipality of Port Hope and Cramahe Township both lifted their bunring bans Monday, joining Hamilton Township and Alnwick/Haldimand Township which did so last week after sufficient rain fell easing the drought conditions somewhat. At the same... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Always ready to lend helping handwhen a cement plant at Bath applied to burn tires in its kiln and when he was p
Always ready to lend helping hand
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 9 days ago
when a cement plant at Bath applied to burn tires in its kiln and when he was pushing for a clean-up of nuclear waste in Port Hope. “The tires really upset him that they thought they could use the community as a guinea pig,” Mattson said. “In... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Always ready to lend helping handwhen a cement plant at Bath applied to burn tires in its kiln and when he was p
Always ready to lend helping hand
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
when a cement plant at Bath applied to burn tires in its kiln and when he was pushing for a clean-up of nuclear waste in Port Hope. “The tires really upset him that they thought they could use the community as a guinea pig,” Mattson said. “In... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Fair Vote calls for change to voting systemIt was standing room only in the community room of Port Hope’s Jack Burger Spor
Fair Vote calls for change to voting system
Northumberland Today / Posted 11 days ago
It was standing room only in the community room of Port Hope’s Jack Burger Sports Complex on Wednesday night as people crowded in to offer ideas about improving the federal election system and to learn about some of the possible alternatives. The... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Annual art tour returning(also known as Prince Edward County Road 3). The event sees an average of 350
Annual art tour returning
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 11 days ago
(also known as Prince Edward County Road 3). The event sees an average of 350 visitors each year. “We have people from Port Hope, Toronto, Cobourg, Kingston and Ottawa along with local residents,” said Moshynski. During the event, Campbells’... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Police chief gives annual report to councilno crime is committed, but the person needs help. The report also emphasized t
Police chief gives annual report to council
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
no crime is committed, but the person needs help. The report also emphasized the joint criminal investigations between Port Hope and Cobourg. More than 125,000 worth of drugs were seized in 2015 due to a combined investigation that led to in... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Play explores little known piece of Canadian histoof Esca Brooke, a little known piece of Canadian history. After living in Madoc
Play explores little known piece of Canadian histo
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
of Esca Brooke, a little known piece of Canadian history. After living in Madoc with his adoptive parents, Esca attended Port Hope’s Trinity College School, where he was Head Boy. He went on to have a successful career with Hollinger Mines. Life... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Time to plan your outdoor Fall Fair displayIn recent years, one Port Hope Fall Fair competition has been staged a little e
Time to plan your outdoor Fall Fair display
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
In recent years, one Port Hope Fall Fair competition has been staged a little early — the wonderful outdoor displays advertising the big event in advance. The painted hay bales, scarecrows, plants and other design elements have been put together... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Teen suspect facing charges following theftskilometre from where a stolen Jeep smashed into a hydro pole along a pathway an
Teen suspect facing charges following thefts
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
kilometre from where a stolen Jeep smashed into a hydro pole along a pathway and knocked out power to approximately half of Port Hope on Tuesday morning. Around 7:30 a.m., emergency services were notified after a custodian reported a Jeep smashed... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New trustee expected by end of August87, served for 15 years. He was in his fifth term as the trustee for the Northu
New trustee expected by end of August
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
87, served for 15 years. He was in his fifth term as the trustee for the Northumberland region including Cobourg, Port Hope, Hamilton Township and Alnwick/Haldimand Township. Trustees decided to appoint a replacement rather than hold a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Antique machinery on displayHeritage Club took place this past weekend across from the Burnham Family Farm
Antique machinery on display
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
Heritage Club took place this past weekend across from the Burnham Family Farm Market on County Road 2 between Cobourg and Port Hope. Along with the tractor and lawn tractor pulls, there the showcase of antique machinery along with delicious food... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Fasts set two Guinness World RecordsFast broke the world record by pulling two ladder trucks – one from Cobourg Fir
Fasts set two Guinness World Records
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
Fast broke the world record by pulling two ladder trucks – one from Cobourg Fire Department and the other from Port Hope Fire Department – a distance of 100 feet. The trucks weighed a combined total of 150,120 pounds. The record was for... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
ATV rollover sends two teens to hospitalfrom hospital with head injuries following an ATV rollover on Mill Street, sout
ATV rollover sends two teens to hospital
Northumberland Today / Posted 14 days ago
from hospital with head injuries following an ATV rollover on Mill Street, south of Garden Hill, around 9:10 p.m. Sunday in Port Hope. Northumberland OPP say the ATV with two female teenagers was traveling north on Mill Street when it crested a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Poles showcase UNITY in Port HopeThe UNITY Project, hosted by Green Wood Coalition and supported by Northumberla
Poles showcase UNITY in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted 14 days ago
The UNITY Project, hosted by Green Wood Coalition and supported by Northumberland United Way, came to Port Hope during the weekend. Thirty three poles were installed in the park – 32 in a circle and one in the centre. Each pole had a sign with a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Rising energy costs posing a challengejurisdictions, as will Ontario’s industrial rates, that was not the message tha
Rising energy costs posing a challenge
Northumberland Today / Posted 15 days ago
jurisdictions, as will Ontario’s industrial rates, that was not the message that Robertson brought from the Esco plant in Port Hope where he works, finding of an NMA survey, and the figures put forward by Peter Ayres of Belden Canada Inc. located... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Wedding | April 22, 2012of New Lothrop, sister-in-law of the bride, Jen Zielinski, of Flushing, friend
Wedding | April 22, 2012
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
of New Lothrop, sister-in-law of the bride, Jen Zielinski, of Flushing, friend of the bride, and Breanne Isler, of Port Hope, friend of the bride. The best man was Brent Birchmeier, of New Lothrop, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Ty... Read more
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11 News Houston
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
Daily Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Daily Record
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
York Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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USA Today
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekendMichigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair
Michigan trail offers 200 miles of yard sales this weekend
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Michigan 29 and Michigan 25 from New Baltimore and Algonac along the St. Clair River within spittin' distance of Canada to Port Hope and Port Austin on Lake Huron. “The calls come from all over the nation,” said Mary Pat Teichow, who founded the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Military history to be showcased& Archives Cramahe, Hilton Hall Heritage Centre, Northumberland County Archives
Military history to be showcased
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
& Archives Cramahe, Hilton Hall Heritage Centre, Northumberland County Archives, Northumberland Photography Club and Port Hope Archives. In the spring of 2015, a strategic meeting of the AGN came up with the idea. “At that time there was... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Capitol Theatre could become national siteAs patrons of the Capitol Theatre in Port Hope lined up for the first performan
Capitol Theatre could become national site
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
As patrons of the Capitol Theatre in Port Hope lined up for the first performance of Mamma Mia! on Tueday, artistic director and general manager Antonio Sarmiento was awaiting official word about the theatre being named a Parks Canada national... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Collision sends vehicles into ditchA two-vehicle collision on Ganaraska Road at the west border of Port Hope happe
Collision sends vehicles into ditch
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
A two-vehicle collision on Ganaraska Road at the west border of Port Hope happened on Thursday. One witness said a car was stopped to turn when another one sideswiped the first vehicle sending both into the ditch. One person was taken to hospital... Read more
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Northumberland Today
UNITY Project comes to Port Hope this weekendPart of the Port Hope Arts Festival in Memorial Park on Saturday will include a
UNITY Project comes to Port Hope this weekend
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
Part of the Port Hope Arts Festival in Memorial Park on Saturday will include an active and visual UNITY Project hosted by Green Wood Coalition and supported by Northumberland United Way. “As far as we know” this is the first one in Canada, said the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
MP to host meeting on postal bankingIn addition to the town hall on democratic reform taking place in Port Hope on
MP to host meeting on postal banking
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
In addition to the town hall on democratic reform taking place in Port Hope on Wednesday, Northumberland-Peterborough South MP Kim Rudd, says there will be another such meeting on the possibility of “postal banking” held in the riding in the next... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Cross-appeal coming in Port Hope trust fund rulingHope Township Reeve Ian Angus says there will be a “cross-appeal” to the court
Cross-appeal coming in Port Hope trust fund ruling
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
Hope Township Reeve Ian Angus says there will be a “cross-appeal” to the court appeal being launched by the Municipality of Port Hope directing it to adhere to the conditions of a multi-million trust fund in favour of Ward 2 residents. A successful... Read more
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Northumberland Today
E-cigarettes a public health breakthroughof national and global efforts to reduce smoking I feel a need to provide some
E-cigarettes a public health breakthrough
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
of national and global efforts to reduce smoking I feel a need to provide some perspective. As someone who grew up in Port Hope and observed friends starting to smoke and then, unable to break their dependence, succumb to tragically premature... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Shed fire causes damage to two housesSpontaneous combustion is believed to be the cause of a fire that damaged two h
Shed fire causes damage to two houses
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
Spontaneous combustion is believed to be the cause of a fire that damaged two houses on Wednesday afternoon in Port Hope. Fire Chief Jim Wheeler said after completing an investigation he believes a plastic compartment approximately just over one... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Aug. 11Purchase, Demorestville, 2395; Doug Anderson, Trenton, 2385. • Comp 4's — Tyle
Aug. 11
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 18 days ago
Purchase, Demorestville, 2395; Doug Anderson, Trenton, 2385. • Comp 4's — Tyler French, Belleville, 2545; Matthew Moore, Port Hope, 2135; Adam Flieler, Trenton, 2075. • Senior stingers — Chris Lammle, Trenton, 1110; Del MacGregor, 1110; Jordan... Read more
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