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Kemptville Public School partners with local Giving Garden

SUBMITTED Grade 6 classes at Kemptville Public School (KPS) have partnered with the Giving Garden to bring Real-World Learning and Indigenous Education opportunities to the students and the wider community. The Giving Garden is located […]

UCDSB students bring home gold at EOSSAA Track and Field

SUBMITTED Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) athletes won more than 30 gold medals at the 2024 Eastern Ontario Secondary Schools Athletic Association (EOSSAA) Track and Field Championships, held May 23 […]

Falls Food Hub and St. John’s Anglican explore community garden collaboration

SUBMITTED Could growing more food within the town of Smiths Falls help alleviate some of the food inflation and food insecurity experienced by a third of people in Smiths Falls? […]

Smiths Falls Youth Arena ‘may be an option’ for current pickleball needs

LAURIE WEIR The Smiths Falls Pickleball League is hopeful it can work with the town to enhance the game for their members – and any new participants who would like […]

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show has Perth grand-pawrents howling praises

Capt. Elisa Holland’s little whippet, Daisy, is Select Bitch in the show LAURIE WEIR There’s a Perth connection to the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, that took […]

Rideau Canal opens for the 2024 navigation season

SUBMITTED Parks Canada is pleased to welcome all new and returning visitors to the 192nd navigation season on the Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada. Parks Canada offers 450,000 km2 of […]