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Last updated Dec. 22, 2023

Upcoming events

TAPROOM 260 presents Keener and their eclectic mix of high energy classic and alternative rock favourites live and in concert at 260 Centrum Blvd. in the Centrum Plaza starting at 8 p.m. For more information visit

FREE FAMILY SKATE – The Orléans PC Riding Association will be hosting its 2nd Annual Free Family Day Skate on from 2-4pm at the Ron Racette Arena at the Ray Friel Recreation Complex on Tenth Line Road, Free hot beverages served and prize giveaways too!

THE ORLÉANS BREWING CO. presents Oyster Wednesdays every Wednesday from 6-9 pm. The Orléans Brewing Co. is located at 4380 Innes Rd. near the Innes Road McDonalds.

STRAY DOG BREWING CO. presents The Whiskey Ghost live in their taproom located at 501 Lacolle Way in the Taylor Creek Business Park. For more information visit

THE QUEENSWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION presents its annual Winter Festival from 1-4pm in Queenswood Ridge Park on Kennedy Lane East. Enjoy sliding, snow-based games, face-painting and a variety of activities on the outdoor rink.

THE STRAY DOG BREWING COMPANY AND PANDAMONIUM PRODUCTIONS present Nature Pleads Revenge, The Cosmic Crypt, Don’t Tell Sarah and Under The Influence live in their taproom located at 501 Lacolle Way in the Taylor Creek Business Park. Tickets $20 in advance through Eventbrite. For more information visit




Class action lawsuit launched against Catholic school board and former St. Matt's teacher convicted of sexual assaulting former students
Feb. 16, 2024

Two former students at St. Matthew High School who were victim's of convicted former teacher Rick Despatie, have launched a $220 million class action lawsuit against the Ottawa Catholic School Board for "aggressively downplaying, diminishing and discounting" multiple complaints brought against Despatie between Jan. 1 1989 and April 30, 2022. Despatie is also being sued as part of the civil action. Read more


Local news

Orléans educator receives Teaching Excellence Award
Feb. 15, 2024

Orléans kindergarten teacher Patrice Hall-Johnson was among 35 educators from across Canada who were recently bestowed with the Prime Minister’s Award in Teaching Excellence Certificate of Achievement. Read more



Orléans youngster a budding tennis prodigy
Feb. 1, 2024

Theo Montgomery loves playing tennis. So much so in fact that he practices for 12-14 hours a week during the spring and summer. And when he’s not practicing he’s playing in tournaments and winning them. Read more



Music recital showcases amazing young talent
Dec. 5, 2023

Prior to the COVID pandemic, a group of local music teachers would hold a series of four music recitals during the fall and winter to give their students an opportunity to perform in front of a live audience. Read more







Music recital showcases amazing young talent

Remembrance Day play an homage to the homefront

OST production presents the best of Winnie-the-Pooh

Orléans youngster a budding tennis prodigy

Navanite skips team to U18 provincial title

U12AA Gloucester Rangers capture Bell Capital Cup

Local business



MAKER FEED CO. Cumberland Village restaurant unveils new fall menu




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