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Northumberland Today
Assessments come in below provincial average2016. The next in order are: Hamilton Township with a median home valued at $2
Assessments come in below provincial average
Northumberland Today / Posted 40 minutes ago
2016. The next in order are: Hamilton Township with a median home valued at $273,000; Cobourg at $271,000; Municipality of Port Hope at $258,000; Brighton at $239,000, Cramahe at $218,000; and Trent Hills at $185,000. Across Ontario, the median... Read more
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Northumberland Today
NHH to hold more public meetingsHills Hospital will share its progress in implementing its Hospital Improvement
NHH to hold more public meetings
Northumberland Today / Posted 40 minutes ago
Hills Hospital will share its progress in implementing its Hospital Improvement Plan at public meetings in Cobourg and Port Hope. Initial meetings describing the goals and directions of the plan were held in February. The June meetings fulfill... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Time with wildlife an inspiration for Johnstonshe wanted to work with animals. She even recalled the time her mom let her ski
Time with wildlife an inspiration for Johnston
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
she wanted to work with animals. She even recalled the time her mom let her skip classes to go see Jane Goodall lecture in Port Hope (and get an autograph). Now completing her veterinary-technician studies at St. Lawrence College, she will return... Read more
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Northumberland Today
‘It’ movie scenes to be filmed in Port HopeScenes for the Warner Bros. film It will be filmed in Port Hope this July. On
‘It’ movie scenes to be filmed in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
Scenes for the Warner Bros. film It will be filmed in Port Hope this July. On Thursday evening, members of the production team for It – a remake of the 1990 supernatural miniseries based on the Stephen King novel of the same name – held an open... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Trustee Gordon Gilchrist censured for remarks$12.3 million in renovations to the school to accommodate the merger. Gilchris
Trustee Gordon Gilchrist censured for remarks
Northumberland Today / Posted 3 days ago
$12.3 million in renovations to the school to accommodate the merger. Gilchrist is the trustee representing Cobourg, Port Hope, Hamilton Township and Alnwick-Hamilton Township on the board. He is in his fifth term on the school board, having... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope man faces impaired chargesA Port Hope man is facing charges of impaired care and control of a motor vehic
Port Hope man faces impaired charges
Northumberland Today / Posted 3 days ago
A Port Hope man is facing charges of impaired care and control of a motor vehicle after he was driving a vehicle and became involved in a motor vehicle collision. Thursday evening around 7:30 p.m., Port Hope Police say the man was operating a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Flags lowered for the final time at yacht clubThere were tears shed as the flags were lowered for the final time at the Port
Flags lowered for the final time at yacht club
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
There were tears shed as the flags were lowered for the final time at the Port Hope Yacht Club on Wednesday night. Since the municipality decided not to renew the club’s lease, members were left to find new ports for their sailboats. What normally... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Devils do it againand Elson while Nicole Woodcock registered the goose egg in net. The Nicholson
Devils do it again
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
and Elson while Nicole Woodcock registered the goose egg in net. The Nicholson Crusaders won the COSSA A junior crown in Port Hope where the Nicks outscored the opposition by a whopping margin of 16-0. In the final, Nicholson blasted the Port... Read more
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Northumberland Today
'Tis the season for country markets and barbecuesp.m. Make it a day for family and friends, as you celebrate new life in an his
'Tis the season for country markets and barbecues
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
p.m. Make it a day for family and friends, as you celebrate new life in an historic setting at 2082 Lakeshore Rd. west of Port Hope. For more information, visit www.wesleyvillevillage.com, or call 905 753-2196 or 905 885-1344. HARWOOD — Friends... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Love for all includes the prophetsbelief will be the subject of the Love For All Prophets open house the group is
Love for all includes the prophets
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
belief will be the subject of the Love For All Prophets open house the group is holding Saturday afternoon at Port Hope Public Library. “Prophets and founders of religions — such as Abraham, Moses, Jesus, Muhammad, Krishna, Buddha, to... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Care fore your community June 8for the top men's ladies' and combined teams. The hole-in-one prize is a 2017 H
Care fore your community June 8
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
for the top men's ladies' and combined teams. The hole-in-one prize is a 2017 Hyundai Elantra GL from Lauria Hyundai in Port Hope. There are also some exciting auction items including signed photos from such top Canadian golfers as Mike Weir,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the worldof the mid-19th century. In the summer of 1860, Frenchman Charles Blondin and T
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
of the mid-19th century. In the summer of 1860, Frenchman Charles Blondin and The Great Farini (William Leonard Hunt of Port Hope, Ont.) challenged each other to the point of absurdity – and tragedy. Farini crossed on a tightrope while wearing... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Driving Through Small Town Ontariothere are resorts, historic hotels, and bed and breakfasts, all you have to do
Driving Through Small Town Ontario
Wheels.ca / Posted 10 days ago
there are resorts, historic hotels, and bed and breakfasts, all you have to do is pick which one best suits your family.Port Hope Port Hope is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario in Northumberland County. If driving from central Toronto... Read more
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EuroNews
The nuclear waste site at the heart of Canada’s wildfiresfrom the Port Radium mine (Northwest Territories) to Fort McMurray. From there,
The nuclear waste site at the heart of Canada’s wildfires
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
from the Port Radium mine (Northwest Territories) to Fort McMurray. From there, uranium was also transported by train to Port Hope, Ontario. The Port Radium mine closed in 1960. Thefts and pillages occurred along the road and that is where the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Signage added to 330 km of cycling routessignage now available. Some of those in attendance included County Warden Gil
Signage added to 330 km of cycling routes
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
signage now available. Some of those in attendance included County Warden Gil Brocanier, who is also the mayor of Cobourg, Port Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson, as well as Randy Albon, the director of the Northumberland Hills Cycling Club. The signs and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
County council condemns RED changesthis,” Brocanier said. In the past, he added, RED funding has helped Cobourg w
County council condemns RED changes
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
this,” Brocanier said. In the past, he added, RED funding has helped Cobourg with such projects as downtown vitalization. Port Hope Mayor Bob Sanderson said his downtown had also gotten a boost from the fund, along with such initiatives as the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Brighton supports Meals On Wheels$5,000 towards the operation of its Meals on Wheels program. Community Care ag
Brighton supports Meals On Wheels
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
$5,000 towards the operation of its Meals on Wheels program. Community Care agencies throughout the county (except for Port Hope, where the Meals On Wheels program is organized by the Red Cross) offers this service to deliver nutritious meals... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Cramahe council newsNorthumberland County from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. that day as cyclists make thei
Cramahe council news
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
Northumberland County from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. that day as cyclists make their way east. The cyclists will travel from Port Hope to Trenton July 25 along County Rd. 2 through Colborne. Building department report received Building permits for... Read more
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Northumberland Today
50 for 50 campaign for NHS ends Fridayperiod to a maximum of $50,000. But the 50-day period expires very soon. For
50 for 50 campaign for NHS ends Friday
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 days ago
period to a maximum of $50,000. But the 50-day period expires very soon. For more information, visit www.nhh50for50.com. PORT HOPE — The ribbon was cut last week on the Big Brothers Big Sisters Thrift Shop, which has reopened with a fresh new... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Tour the Port Hope police station on ThursdayPort Hope Police Constable Tammie Staples, community services officer, locks on
Tour the Port Hope police station on Thursday
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
Port Hope Police Constable Tammie Staples, community services officer, locks one of the jail cell doors on Tuesday. As part of Police Week activities, the public is invited to tour the Port Hope police station at 55 Fox Road on Thursday from 2 to 4... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Wednesday hours begin this week for marketThe Port Hope Farmer’s Market is open for the season until October. Rain or sh
Wednesday hours begin this week for market
Northumberland Today / Posted 14 days ago
The Port Hope Farmer’s Market is open for the season until October. Rain or shine, the market offers fresh produce, homemade food goods and handmade crafts. From left, Maggie Yates makes a purchase from Toula Murchie of River Road Farms on... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Lauria Hyundai presents keys to raffle winnersCadet League of Canada Annual Car Raffle, supported by Lauria Hyundai, received
Lauria Hyundai presents keys to raffle winners
Northumberland Today / Posted 14 days ago
Cadet League of Canada Annual Car Raffle, supported by Lauria Hyundai, received the keys to a 2016 Santa Fe on Saturday in Port Hope. The annual raffle for the Air Cadet League raises money to support their programs. Tickets were $5 and gave... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Cobourg supportive of Living Tribute projectwhich launched in November of 2015. “We’ve also got several thousand trees tha
Cobourg supportive of Living Tribute project
Northumberland Today / Posted 17 days ago
which launched in November of 2015. “We’ve also got several thousand trees that are going in on Saturday in between Port Hope and Cobourg,” Bryk said. Bryk also mentioned that although the majority of trees are being planted along the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Pileup shuts down Hwy. 401 at Port Hope ThursdayThree vehicles were involved in a collision on Highway 401 east of Port Hope ar
Pileup shuts down Hwy. 401 at Port Hope Thursday
Northumberland Today / Posted 17 days ago
Three vehicles were involved in a collision on Highway 401 east of Port Hope around 3:40 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. One person, whose car went into the ditch, said a number of people suddenly braked due to signage along the highway. The driver took... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Month in ReviewFrozen in Time Ice Sculpture Celebration of Winter received $29,235, and Sidela
Month in Review
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Frozen in Time Ice Sculpture Celebration of Winter received $29,235, and Sidelaunch Days received $9,750. Heck, even a Port Hope event called "Float your Fanny down the Ganny" received funding, presumably for creating the best name for a... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Local students showcase their talentsThe CCI Junior Reach team has won the regional championship for its division in
Local students showcase their talents
Northumberland Today / Posted 19 days ago
The CCI Junior Reach team has won the regional championship for its division in the Reach For The Top championships. • Port Hope Police Constable Tammie Staples has won recognition from the Fleming College Police Foundations program for her... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Roll up your sleeves to donate next weekit will offer three chances for Northumberland residents to help out. • May 16
Roll up your sleeves to donate next week
Northumberland Today / Posted 19 days ago
it will offer three chances for Northumberland residents to help out. • May 16 from 3 to 7 p.m. in the main hall at the Port Hope Lion's Recreation Centre (29 Thomas St.). • May 17 from 3 to 7 p.m. in the gym at Campbellford District High... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Multicultural celebrations planned for Junesays Dindin Villarino, the business immigration co-ordinator for Northumberland
Multicultural celebrations planned for June
Northumberland Today / Posted 20 days ago
says Dindin Villarino, the business immigration co-ordinator for Northumberland County. The celebrations will start at the Port Hope Memorial Park on Saturday, June 25 with a variety of international foods, crafts and entertainment between 10 a.m.... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Students honoured with Catholic leadership awardsfrom Cobourg’s St. Michael Elementary School. • Brodie Majdell from Cobourg’s
Students honoured with Catholic leadership awards
Northumberland Today / Posted 20 days ago
from Cobourg’s St. Michael Elementary School. • Brodie Majdell from Cobourg’s St. Mary Secondary School. • Amy Brady from Port Hope’s St. Anthony Elementary School. • Aiden Saillian from Grafton’s St. Mary Elementary School. • Hailey Scott from... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Learn about naturopathic medicine this weekfind out more about naturopathic medicine, and its interaction with traditional
Learn about naturopathic medicine this week
Northumberland Today / Posted 21 days ago
find out more about naturopathic medicine, and its interaction with traditional medicine, by reading online or visiting the Port Hope Health Centre on Wednesday between 9 and 11 a.m. or from 4 to 6 p.m. where doctors of naturopathy, Barbara Weiss... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Nuclear health response plan in developmentstakeholders, for communities located 10 to 50 kilometres from the Darlington N
Nuclear health response plan in development
Northumberland Today / Posted 21 days ago
stakeholders, for communities located 10 to 50 kilometres from the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station. This includes Port Hope, Cobourg and Hamilton Township. “Work is just getting started locally on the establishment of a nuclear health... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Girls run event for natureto organize the Kids' Run For Nature in Toronto. Last week, Jasmine De Pencier
Girls run event for nature
Northumberland Today / Posted 21 days ago
to organize the Kids' Run For Nature in Toronto. Last week, Jasmine De Pencier and Jett Jardelez-Toole (now 11) visited Port Hope to help Jake Deacon with the final touches to organizing one that will take place this Saturday, May 14 at Trinity... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Couple says everything they were told about their sperm donor was a lieHanson thought they had found the one — the man whose sperm would help them hav
Couple says everything they were told about their sperm donor was a lie
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Hanson thought they had found the one — the man whose sperm would help them have their first child. The couple from Port Hope, Ontario, was immediately struck by a sperm donor profile on the website of Xytex Corp., a global sperm bank based... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Fry machine could be added to arena canteenThe hot topic at this week’s budget-committee meeting in Port Hope turned out t
Fry machine could be added to arena canteen
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
The hot topic at this week’s budget-committee meeting in Port Hope turned out to be the issue of french fries. The result was a recommendation for a resolution to be brought forward at the May 17 council meeting authorizing the purchase of a fully... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Shining up the sailboatPort Hope Yacht Club member Britt Earl was shining up the hull of his 7.5 metre
Shining up the sailboat
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
Port Hope Yacht Club member Britt Earl was shining up the hull of his 7.5 metre sailboat earlier this week. Since the Municipality of Port Hope hasn’t renewed the lease of the yacht club, the 35 sailboats are mooring at different ports including... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Preparations in the works for house tourPort Hope councillors this week heard that preparations are falling into place
Preparations in the works for house tour
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
Port Hope councillors this week heard that preparations are falling into place for the longest-running house tour in Ontario — the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario tour of Port Hope homes on Oct. 1. More than a thousand visitors are expected,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Strategic plan was developed for communityThe May 3 deadline has come and gone for citizens to express their views on Por
Strategic plan was developed for community
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
The May 3 deadline has come and gone for citizens to express their views on Port Hope’s Community Strategic Plan. The draft plan is still under scrutiny by municipal politicians and citizens alike. Mayor Bob Sanderson considers the plan a positive... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Volunteers sought for cleanupFerguson is looking for volunteers to join him and other hunters at 10 a.m. on
Volunteers sought for cleanup
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
Ferguson is looking for volunteers to join him and other hunters at 10 a.m. on May 22 at the mouth of Gauges Creek in Port Hope near the Esco plant to clean up about one kilometre of the Lake Ontario shoreline where people have dumped... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope school to get $2-million upgradeOntario Education Minister Liz Sandals told students at Ganaraska Trail Public
Port Hope school to get $2-million upgrade
Northumberland Today / Posted 25 days ago
Ontario Education Minister Liz Sandals told students at Ganaraska Trail Public School on Wednesday that she was in Port Hope to bring good news. It came in the form of a $2-million announcement to add four new classrooms to the school. The extra... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Ron James all set to bring his show to PembrokeValley hiatus for James, and the start of a four-show tour leg in as many days
Ron James all set to bring his show to Pembroke
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 25 days ago
Valley hiatus for James, and the start of a four-show tour leg in as many days that will see him grace stages in Cornwall, Port Hope and Owen Sound. "I'm looking forward to getting on the road. I don't think I've played Pembroke in 10 or 12 years,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Sale offers everything from asters to zinniasThat long-awaited growing season is almost here, and members of the Port Hope H
Sale offers everything from asters to zinnias
Northumberland Today / Posted 26 days ago
That long-awaited growing season is almost here, and members of the Port Hope Horticultural Society have set aside May 14 to offer locally grown plants to local gardeners at bargain prices. “We’ll have everything from asters to zinnias in a variety... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Ground broken for PHAI projectWork to have a final resting place for low-level radioactive waste from Eldorad
Ground broken for PHAI project
Northumberland Today / Posted 26 days ago
Work to have a final resting place for low-level radioactive waste from Eldorado (now Cameco) in the Port Hope and Port Granby areas took a step forward with a groundbreaking ceremony at the latter last Friday. “The excavation and transfer of the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Dressler Foundation bursaries expandcrowds. As well, a variety of fundraising events (furniture and paperback yard
Dressler Foundation bursaries expand
Northumberland Today / Posted 26 days ago
crowds. As well, a variety of fundraising events (furniture and paperback yard sales in Cobourg and a silent auction at Port Hope's Capitol Theatre) were also highly successful. “For the first time since the awards to Port Hope and Cobourg... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Councillor pledges support for Alzheimer walkliving with dementia, and I'm still here,” he said. Houston has been active in
Councillor pledges support for Alzheimer walk
Northumberland Today / Posted 26 days ago
living with dementia, and I'm still here,” he said. Houston has been active in Northumberland all his life — as a Port Hope councillor, businessman, member of the Downtown Business Improvement Association and with the Ganaraska Region... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Debut CD release concert May 13 in Cobourgspecial evening, contact Bryan Marjoram at bryan.marjoram.23@gmail.com or visit
Debut CD release concert May 13 in Cobourg
Northumberland Today / Posted 26 days ago
special evening, contact Bryan Marjoram at bryan.marjoram.23@gmail.com or visit My Sister's Closet at 41 John Street in Port Hope. The debut CD release concert is scheduled to start at 8 p.m on Friday, May 13 at the Cobourg Legion, Br. 133,... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Choir, symphony to combine for Mother’s Dayorchestras, together with Bridge Street United Church choir, will host two conc
Choir, symphony to combine for Mother’s Day
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 26 days ago
orchestras, together with Bridge Street United Church choir, will host two concerts this Mother’s Day weekend, the first in Port Hope Saturday evening and the second in Belleville Sunday afternoon. Pictures at an Exhibition will feature the works... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Everdell recruited to replace retiring doctorfor 50 years. His training and early practice was in England before he moved to
Everdell recruited to replace retiring doctor
Northumberland Today / Posted 27 days ago
for 50 years. His training and early practice was in England before he moved to Canada. Since 1978, he has practiced in Port Hope, where his work in anesthesia, obstetrics and the emergency room (in addition to his office practice) has kept him... Read more
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Northumberland Today
AROUND TOWN: Adult colouring at Cobourg libraryLePage. The school is located at 335 King St. E., and all seniors are welcome.
AROUND TOWN: Adult colouring at Cobourg library
Northumberland Today / Posted 27 days ago
LePage. The school is located at 335 King St. E., and all seniors are welcome. For more information, call 905-372-2271. PORT HOPE — The sixth annual free Local Youth Concert is planned for Friday night in Port Hope, Northumberland Child... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Centennials sweep way to Schmalz CupJunior 'C' hockey team in the province. The Centennials, founded in 1982, won
Centennials sweep way to Schmalz Cup
Barrie Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Junior 'C' hockey team in the province. The Centennials, founded in 1982, won the title with a four-game sweep over the Port Hope Panthers in the best-of-seven series. Ayr defeated Port Hope by scores of 6-3, 3-2, 5-2 and 5-2. Ayr has won its... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Chargers Classic Thursdaylatest provincial top-10 released by Rugby Ontario. On the junior side, six te
Chargers Classic Thursday
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 28 days ago
latest provincial top-10 released by Rugby Ontario. On the junior side, six teams will compete: Ottawa Ashbury College, Port Hope Trinity College, Uxbridge, St. Stephen, Napanee and Centennial. Games kick off at 9:30 a.m. with the last match of... Read more
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