Volume 15 Week 45

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Today's headlines

LOCAL NEWS: Children with autistic spectrum disorders get special visit with Santa
LOCAL NEWS 2: Pot-bellied pigs accidentally shot in case of mistaken identity
LOCAL NEWS 3: Lions' Magical Village enchants young and old alike
VIEW POINT: Recalling warm memories of Christmases past
CURLING: Hometown girl Homan heading to Winter Olympics
SPEED SKATING: Speedskating trio qualify for Winter Olympics

ARTSCETERA: Jörgen Nutcracker production has distinctive local flavour
ARTSCETERA: Pete Paquette delivers memorable Elvis holiday tribute concert

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LOCAL NEWS
Mrs. Claus gets set to read the first of three bedtime stories to a group of elves in the Ottawa School of Theatre's Christmas production of "The Mrs. and the Elves". Fred Sherwin/Photo

(Updated 7:30 a.m., Dec. 15)
Children with autistic spectrum disorders get special visit with Santa
More than 60 area children living with autism and other autism spectrum disorders were able to have a special visit with Santa this year thanks to the folks at and Place d’Orléans.

Pot-bellied pigs accidentally shot in case of mistaken identity
Two east-end hunters need to give their heads a good shake and have their eyes checked to make sure they can see right after shooting and killing two harmless pot-bellied pigs. (Posted Dec. 6)

Lions' Magical Village enchants young and old alike

Local MP Andrew Leslie marks second year in office

City unveils draft operating, capital budgets for 2018>

Orléans Health Hub still on target for 2020

 

LOCAL SPORTS
Curling
Hometown girl Homan heading to Winter Olympics
Orléans native and Cairine Wilson Secondary School alum Rachel Homan is heading to the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea in February after winning the Roar of the Rings Olympic Trials in Ottawa on Sunday. (Posted Dec. 11)

Speed Skating
Speedskating trio qualify for Winter Olympics
A pair of local speed skaters are heading back to the Olympics where they will be joined by an Olympic rookie from Orléans after all three athletes met the pre-Olympic qualifying standards during the first four events of the World Cup season. (Posted Dec. 11)

Previous sports stories

ARTCETERA
Pete Paquette delivers memorable Elvis holiday tribute concert
Rockland native and award-winning Elvis tribute artist Pete Paquette brought his holiday production Elvis : A Christmas Special to the Shenkman Arts Centre on December 8 and he did not disappoint. (Posted Dec. 10)

Jörgen Nutcracker production has distinctive local flavour
Ballerina Heather Lumsden-Ruegg can empathize with local dancers chosen to perform next week in the Canada’s Ballet Jörgen production of The Nutcracker: A Canadian Tradition. (Posted Dec. 8)

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