Volume 15 Week 45

Tuesday, Aug. 30


 

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Today's headlines

LOCAL NEWS: Feds, province to invest $156M in local transit projects
LOCAL NEWS 2: Outcare Foundation golf tournament and auction raises over $54,000
COMMENTARY: Abdilraham's death raises questions about law enforcement's role to serve and protect
VIEW POINT: Trip to Williamsport a must for baseball purists
LOCAL SPORTS: Orléans soccer referee returns from Olympic assignment
LOCAL SPORTS 2: Orléans native making an impact after signing with Ottawa Fury
MINOR SOCCER: Host Hornets win trio of titles at Gloucester soccer tournament
ARTSCETERA: 'Murder Indeed, Sir!' indeed


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LOCAL NEWS
Carol Anne Chenard is a former Gloucester Hornet and Gloucester Concordes Speed Skating Club member who recently refereed the women's soccer final at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Getty Images

(Updated 6:30 a.m., Aug. 27)
Feds, province to invest $156M in local transit projects
On Tuesday, the federal government and the province of Ontario announced a joint funding initiative that will see the two levels of government invest $155.9 million in 56 transit projects throughout the National Capital Region over the next three years.

OutCare Foundation golf tournament and auction raises over $54,000
More than 160 golfers raised over $54,000 at the 9th Annual Outcare Foundation Golf Tournament on the weekend, with the money going to help support palliative care across Eastern Ontario. (Posted Aug. 23)

Bearbrook Game Meats caters to backyard BBQers and gourmet grillers alike

Commentary: Abdilraham's death raises questions about law enforcement's role to serve and protect

Police seeking witnesses to Navan hit-and-run

LOCAL SPORTS
Orléans soccer referee returns from Olympic assignment
When Canada's women's soccer team lost in the Olympic semi-finals to Germany, it meant that a shot at a gold or silver medal was out of reach. Instead they had to settle for bronze with a gutsy win over the host team from Brazil. (Posted Aug. 29)

Orléans native making an impact after signing with Ottawa Fury
When Orléans native and former Gloucester Hornet Jamar Dixon left Ottawa in pursuit of a professional soccer career in in 2009, there were very few options open to domestic born players. The North American Soccer League had not yet been formed and a professional soccer team in the nation's capital was but a pipe dream. (Posted Aug. 14)

Minor Soccer
Host Hornets win trio of titles at Gloucester soccer tournament
The Gloucester Hornets went a perfect three for three in the finals of the Gloucester Invitational Soccer Tournament on Sunday, including a sweep of the U13 Tier 1 and Tier 2 titles. (Posted Aug. 10)

Previous sports stories

ARTCETERA
'Murder Indeed, Sir!' indeed
Vintage Stock Theatre made a triumphant return to their home away from home this week with the latest in a series of murder mystery productions that date back to the mid-90s. (Posted Aug. 15)

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