Headline News – June 24, 2016

2016-06-23-02

Council Votes to Keep Shelburne Police

By Michelle Janzen   Shelburne Council has voted down a motion to pursue the possibility of folding the local police department into the Dufferin OPP – but some local lawmakers still want more information. The Shelburne Police Service (SPS) was ...

2016-06-23-01

Vendors from Town Hall to Fire Hall draw crowds to Street Festival

By Marni Walsh   Over a hundred vendors lined William Street from Town Hall to the Fire Hall on Saturday as the 2016 Shelburne Street ...

Feature

2016-06-23-03

Johnny’s Pizza on the set of Shitt’s Creek

By Michelle Janzen   This past week, the CBC comedy series Shitt’s Creek was filming in Hockley Valley just outside of Orangeville and Sam and ...

Community News

2016-06-23-07

Headwaters Auxiliary donates $50,000 for new hospital equipment

By Marni Walsh   The Headwaters Healthcare Centre Auxiliary Executive Team (Christine Hann, Caroline Beaton, Mike Carter, Tannis Sherwood, Linda Jameson, Edward Buckett, and Jim ...

LETTER: A thank you for Car Show 2016

On behalf of the Oatman Family, we would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for coming out and supporting the Shelburne Street Festival ...

2016-06-23-05

Produce is booming at Farmers’ Market

Debbie Besley serves customers delicious home-grown vegetables from Besley Country Market at the Shelburne Farmers’ Market on June 16. The Market runs every Thursday from ...

2016-06-23-06

DAC celebrates success of Intergenerational Program

By Marni Walsh   The Dufferin Arts Council (DAC) celebrated the success and conclusion of the Intergenerational Memoir Program, “Bridging the Gap”, this month with ...

Can’t get tickets to the Tragically Hip? Try out the Practically Hip and help out Fort Mac

For disappointed Tragically Hip fans, there may be some reprieve as Canada’s number-one Hip tribute band, “Practically Hip”, takes centre stage at the second annual ...

Relay raises over $79,000 for cancer research

By Marni Walsh   Despite the heat, Relay for Life took place at the Orangeville Agricultural Fairgrounds on June 18 with 180 participants raising over ...

Shelburne Legion News

By Lesa Peat   We will be starting another renovation project this week in the Warriors Hall. This will not interfere with Bingo on Monday ...

Christian Perspectives: That spark in life

By Rev. Penny Lewis Christ Church Bolton   If someone were to ask you, “Are you a person of faith?” What would your response be? ...

2016-06-23-04

St. Benedict Girls’ Government Visits Queen’s Park

By Sylvia Jones, MPP Dufferin-Caledon   Girls’ Government is an interactive non-partisan program initiated by Equal Voice Toronto, a multi-partisan organization dedicated to electing more ...

Ottawa Journal: Canada Day Celebrations

By David Tilson, M.P. Dufferin-Caledon   Canada Day is a celebration of all that is great about our country – it honours our past, our ...

Sports

2016-06-23-09

Mansfield Cubs just can’t get a break

By Brian Lockhart   Baseball can be a frustrating sport at times. Sometimes you play a good game and you just can’t come out on ...

2016-06-23-08

Junior C Vets take loss to Caledon

By Brian Lockhart   It was the first period that did all the damage for the Shelburne Junior C Vets on Friday night’s game against ...

Junior Cubs looking to break .500

By Brian Lockhart   The Mansfield Junior Cubs will be trying to get on the plus side in the win column this week with a ...

2016-06-16-09

First inning leads to loss for Sr. Cubs

By Brian Lockhart   Sometimes it only takes one inning to win or lose a ball game. For the Mansfield Senior Cubs, that inning came ...

2016-06-16-08

Schooners take on Markdale

The Shelburne U12 Schooners took on Markdale on the diamond at KTH Park in Shelburne on Wednesday, June 8. The Schooners have a full line-up ...

2016-06-16-10

Vets Bantam player selected for Team Ontario

By Brian Lockhart   For the second year in a row, Shelburne Vets Bantam player Tori Verbeek has been selected for Team Ontario and will ...

2016-06-0901

Junior C Vets win over Brantford

By Brian Lockhart   It took them a few games to get it done, but the Shelburne Junior C Vets won their first game of ...

Senior Cubs lose one, rained out in Alliston

By Brian Lockhart   The Mansfield Senior Cubs managed to get on the diamond for two games this weekend, unfortunately the second time out didn’t ...

Shelburne Arena News

By Kim Fraser   Due to repairs to the pool, the opening of the CDRC Pool has been delayed. The Centre Dufferin Recreation Complex will ...

2016-06-02-05

Big fourth inning gives Senior Cubs the win

By Brian Lockhart The Mansfield Senior Cubs won their first game of the season on the night of Wednesday, May 25, when they hosted the ...

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