Food&Drink

Celebrate Lanark County’s bounty at Harvest Festival

Submitted Want to get fresh with a local farmer? The fifth annual Lanark County Harvest Festival will give everyone a chance to do just that! This outdoor event, slated for Sunday, Sept. 9 at Beckwith Park (1319, 9 th Line, Beckwith), will celebrate the county’s bounty of the harvest featuring local producers, food seminars, cooking […]

The Hungry Planet Pop Ups

Submitted The Table Community Food Centre, and Community Chef Judy Dempsey are excited to announce, for a limited time only, the return of one of Perth’s all-time favourite restaurants – The Hungry Planet!  Many people have fond memories of the famous Pad Thai and the Santorini sandwich among other delicious creations. Do you remember the […]

O’Reilly’s Ale House Perth; a traditional public house thrives and defines community

Brian Turner editorial@pdgmedia.ca When current owners Dan and Mary Catherine Allatt purchased a popular dining facility on Perth’s main street back in 2012 they had a clear vision of what they wanted to create.  They wanted O’Reilly’s Ale House to be infused with the atmosphere of a traditional public house where people gathered for company and personal […]

Fulton’s Pancake House & Sugar Bush season extended open daily until April 22

Submitted by Fulton’s Pancake House & Sugar Bush Mother Nature is in the Maple Corner this spring! This long lingering cold crisp weather is perfect for maple sap flow. Shirley, Scott & Team Awesome are excited to welcome you to our pancake house and gift shoppe for an extra week of maple season. Scott’s expectation […]

The Health Unit encourages safe and healthy food donation choices

Submitted by Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Household food insecurity means not having enough money to buy healthy food. The solutions to food insecurity include things like enough income, affordable housing, daycare and transportation, opportunities for safe and steady work and opportunities for an education. Until more people have enough income to buy enough […]

Why did the chip wagon cross the road? To come to Smiths Falls

Chris Must editorial@pdgmedia.ca Fans of the Britt’s Chips won’t have to make much of an adjustment to their routines once the local chip wagon moves to its new location. Britt’s Chips is moving across the road from its current site at 244 Highway 15 to 10 Ferrara Drive. “They’re moving across the road from where […]