Canopy Growth completes previously announced acquisition of Beckley Canopy Therapeutics

Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX:WEED, NYSE:CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) has closed the previously announced acquisition of all outstanding shares in the global cannabinoid based research company Beckley Canopy Therapeutics (Beckley Canopy), including the joint commercial venture Spectrum Biomedical UK. These teams will now be integrated into the broader Spectrum Therapeutics organization to increase the […]

Canopy Growth announces sale of stake In AusCann

Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX:WEED, NYSE:CGC) (“Canopy Growth”) has sold its 42,087,639 shares in Australian cannabis company AusCann Group Holdings (AusCann) via an off market block trade at $0.15 per share for gross proceeds of $6.3 million. The trade was facilitated by Canaccord Australia. The sale represents Canopy Growth’s total 13.2% interest in AusCann.  “Canopy Growth […]

Great start to Thanksgiving weekend for the Bears

The start of the Thanksgiving weekend couldn’t have been better for the Bears. An amazingly large crowd of no less than 450 people flocked to the Den for fan appreciation night  to be rewarded with a great game that saw the Bears take away a 4:0 win over the Carleton Place Canadians. The first period […]

East region OPP pulling for United Way

OPP teams from detachments across Eastern Ontario are “pulling together” in support of their local United Ways, with the second annual OPP Pulling for United Way truck pull! On October 18th, 2019 come watch and cheer as OPP and other First Responder teams test their strength and attempt to pull a 28,000 pound Mobile Support […]

OPP seeking assistance to identify person responsible for theft of a motor vehicle

Lanark County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is seeking assistance from the public to help identify the person or persons responsible for the theft of a motor vehicle. Sometime overnight on Wednesday, Oct. 9 an unknown person(s) stole a 2006 Ford F-150 pick-up truck from an address on Lorne Street in Montague Township. If you have […]

Canopy Growth announces new chair of the board of directors

Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX:WEED, NYSE:CGC) is pleased to announce that David Klein has been appointed Chair of its Board of Directors effective immediately.  Mr. Klein currently serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Constellation Brands, Inc. He has held numerous executive positions in the finance sector […]

Lanark County Housing Corporation (LCHC) continues development progress despite challenges

The Lanark County Housing Corporation (LCHC) is an organization owned by Lanark County, responsible for the administration and funding of social housing within the County and the Town of Smiths Falls.  LCHC owns a total of 533 social housing units throughout Lanark County, including the properties located at 314 to 334 Joseph Street, 328 to […]

Smiths Falls council to draft a 2020 budget proposal

Treasurer Janet Koziel presented a report to Smiths Falls council on Monday, Oct. 7 for what the town will focus on in the 2020 budget.  Much of the town budget will rely on the results of the upcoming Federal election. “There’s a lot of things that can change between now and early next year,” Mayor […]

The Bears took away a 3:2 overtime win against the Ottawa Junior Senators

The Ottawa Junior Senators came to town Sunday to meet the Bears in an afternoon game. A win on home ice still eluded the Bears so far this season, and the last meet of both teams here at the den just a month ago saw Ottawa take away the win during shootout. But this time […]

Bears swallow disappointing loss against Hawkesbury

After Friday’s 4:2 away game win against Hawkesbury, the Bears were naturally eager to duplicate their success at Sunday afternoon’s game on home ice. But things turned out much different this time, no poking helped the bear to come out of slumber until it was much too late, and the team had to swallow a […]