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Headline News – August 15, 2019

Successful HMF already looking ahead to 70th fiddle anniversary

Written By MARNI WALSH Heritage Music Festival (HMF) Co-Chair, Bobbi Ferguson says Shelburne Rotary Club is very pleased with this year’s festival.  “The calibre of talent was top notch,” she says. “Attendance was up from last year at most events, ...

Shelburne CAO helping to guide municipality into fruitful future

Written By PETER RICHARDSON As part of a new series, the Free Press will take an in-depth look at some of the community’s most important ...

An old solution to a new problem, can trees really save the planet?

Written By MARNI WALSH In their August news letter, the North Dufferin Agricultural and Community Task Force (NDACT) presented studies on mass tree planting as ...

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Shelburne Library News

Written By ROSE DOTTEN TD Summer Reading Club Finale Please join us at 11 am on Saturday, August 16, 2019  for the Awards ceremony. All ...

New Food and Music Festival hopes to draw hundreds this weekend

Written By MARNI WALSH The first ever Family Fun Food and Music Festival, presented by Alethia Stephenson, Max Lewis, and DJ Cool from 102.7 FM, ...

Shelburne Library News

This Sunday – tickets are going fast!!! Authors in the Hills of Mulmur – August 11, 2019 @ 1 pm at the Barn on 10th ...

Don’t miss Bands and Brews at this week’s Heritage Music Festival

Written By Marni Walsh   It’s here! This week is the Heritage Music Festival in Shelburne. That means a whole lot of great music is ...

“The Dream” comes true for Theatre Orangeville

Written By Marni Walsh As David Nairn, Artistic Director of Theatre Orangeville will tell you, the idea of mounting Shakespeare’s beloved comedy A Midsummer Night’s ...

Vets celebrate 20 years in Shelburne

Written By Brian Lockhart The Shelburne Vets Lacrosse Club are celebrating 20 years of lacrosse in the town as they currently wrap up the 2019 ...

Kyle Seeback secures Conservative vote in local nomination rerun

Written By Mike Baker After securing a comfortable victory in last week’s Dufferin-Caledon Conservative nomination rerun, Kyle Seeback is anxious to make up for lost ...

Shelburne’s first “Walk with Doc “event

Written By JULIA LLOYD Have you ever heard of “Walk with Doc” before?  The event was first started in Columbus, Ohio., by a Dr. David ...

Clarification

In last week’s edition of the Free Press, in the story titled ‘Shelburne continuing to grow as two new subdivisions receive final approval’, it should ...

Sohayla Smith continues success with ‘Burn It to the Ground’

Written By MARNI WALSH Shelburne’s Sohayla Smith and her band continue to make steady progress in popularity in the professional music scene.  Her song ‘Burn ...

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