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Headline News – June 13, 2024

Shelburne flies special Canadian flag previously hoisted at Juno Beach 

Written By Paula Brown The Town of Shelburne and the Shelburne Legion Branch 220 commemorated the 80th anniversary of D-Day with the raising of a special Canadian flag.  Community members gathered at the cenotaph outside of Shelburne Town Hall on ...

Shelburne Council rezones residential home for supportive senior housing

Written By Paula Brown Shelburne Town Council has approved an application to rezone a residential home to provide supportive housing for seniors.  During their meeting ...

Shelburne BIA considering expansion

Written By Paula Brown Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The Shelburne Business Improvement Association (BIA) is looking to expand their boundaries and is asking for input ...

Matlockes kicking off summer comeback with ‘School’s Out’ concert

Written By Paula Brown  After graduating from Centre Dufferin District High School (CDDHS) last year, members of the Shelburne-based band The Matlockes found themselves heading ...

New chief named for Dufferin County Paramedic Service

Written By Paula Brown A new Chief has been appointed to the Dufferin County Paramedic Service (DCPS).  Dufferin County and Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) ...

PRIDE MONTH

The Town of Shelburne celebrated the start of Pride Month with the raising of the pride flag at Jack Downing Park on Monday (June 3). ...

Streams Community Hub launches Sing Club’s debut album

Written By Paula Brown  Shelburne residents now have the opportunity to listen to original music created by local youth.  Streams Community Hub celebrated the launch ...

Professional driver will bring his race car to this year’s Blues Cruise

Written By Brian Lockhart The Blues Cruise car show will again fill Broadway in Orangeville with vehicles during the Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival taking ...

Headwaters’ Friendship Gardens marks 25th anniversary

Written By Paula Brown Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Gardening experts and novices alike braved the rain and chilly weather this past weekend as they looked ...

Streams Community Hub again taking over Shelburne Town Hall Art Gallery

Written By Paula Brown Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Local youth from Streams Community Hub have joined forces once again with professional artists for a month-long ...

Main character from local author’s children book made into doll

Written By Paula Brown Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A young local author is hoping to bring comfort to other kids by bringing to life a ...

Feature

New specialized program for surgical nurses offered at Headwaters

Written By PAULA BROWN Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) is helping surgical nurses advance their careers by offering a new specialized in-house training program.  Through ...

Sports

Youth players shine in Shelburne Cricket Club matches

Written By Brian Lockhart The Shelburne Gladiators faced off against the Shelburne Warriors on Saturday, June 8, on the pitch at KTH Park in Shelburne. ...

Senior Cubs pay tribute to former player and coach

Written By Brian Lockhart The Mansfield Senior Cubs paid tribute to a former North Dufferin Baseball League player and coach before their game on Wednesday, ...

Outdoor cards needed for hunting, fishing

Written By Brian Lockhart Now that the warmer weather is here, many people want to take part in outdoor activities like hunting and fishing. To ...

Local hockey player competes in Women’s U18 Esso Cup

Written By Brian Lockhart Local hockey player Catelyn Clark showed her skill and ability to play the sport at a very competitive level when she ...

Local Special Olympic athletes compete at School Championship

Written By Brian Lockhart Local students will be participating in the Special Olympics School Championships Games 2024 in Chatham-Kent from June 10 to 12, and ...

Warriors and Gladiators win in weekend house league cricket

Written By Brian Lockhart The Shelburne Warriors faced off against the Shelburne Knights in the first game of Shelburne Cricket Club weekend action on Saturday, ...

Towne Fitness Summer Garden Series combines exercise with fundraising

Written By Brian Lockhart This is an event where you can get some exercise, help raise funds for a good cause, and enjoy some beautiful ...

Centre Dufferin girl’s rugby team wins CWOSSA championship

Written By Brian Lockhart The Centre Dufferin District High School Royals girl’s rugby team are Central Western Ontario Secondary Schools Association champions after a 29-0 ...

Warriors and Samurais come on top in weekend cricket games

Written By Brian Lockhart The second week of T24 Shelburne Cricket Club action provided two exciting games over the weekend. On Saturday, May 25, the ...

Rain storm hampers Cubs’ chance for a comeback

Written By Brian Lockhart The Mansfield Cubs had no chance for a comeback in their Wednesday, May 22, game against the Creemore Padres when a ...

Community News

New specialized program for surgical nurses offered at Headwaters

Written By PAULA BROWN Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) is helping surgical nurses advance their careers by offering a new specialized in-house training program.  Through ...

Theatre Orangeville’s president discusses artistic director leaving role

Written By CONSTANCE SCRAFIELD Theatre Orangeville’s artistic director David Nairn is leaving his position at the end of the 2024-25 season. In a conversation with ...

Dufferin County Law Association selects recipient of the Gillian Shute Bursary

Written By Paula Brown Charlotte Miller, a Grade 12 student at Centre Dufferin District High School (CDDHS), has been named the 2024 recipient of the ...

Family and friends gather to celebrate centenary of Melba Self

Written By Joshua Drakes Family, friends, and neighbours gathered at the Shelburne Long Term Care home to celebrate the 100th birthday of Melba Self, one ...

Ontario offering free fishing for Father’s Day weekend

Written By Sam Odrowski In honour of Father’s Day on Sunday, June 16, the province is offering free fishing for the entire weekend. “Father’s Day ...

Shelburne Long Term Care celebrates residents’ 99 and 101st birthdays

Written By Paula Brown  Two residents of Shelburne Long Term Care Home have marked milestone birthdays.  The local long-term care home celebrated the 101st birthday ...

News from the Shelburne Library

If you’ve been out to Shelburne’s Foodland over the last week or so, you’ll probably have seen our BIG surprise — our new Kiosk! We ...

County Building Services Division to help home owners at upcoming event

 The Dufferin County Building Services Division will be joined by the Orangeville Building Department at Orangeville Home Hardware on June 15 to answer residents’ building ...

County of Dufferin considers awareness initiative for horse and buggies

Written By Paula Brown The Township of Melancthon is looking to address road safety concerns for horse and buggy drivers by introducing new policies for ...

Fifth Annual ALS Walk returning to Shelburne

Written By Paula Brown For a fifth year in a row, the family members of Cathi Snider, a local woman who passed away from ALS, ...

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