Friday May 24, 2019

May 16, 2019

2 mai 2019


FREE FAMILY BUDGETING WORKSHOP hosted by the Community Pentecostal Church /Christians Against Poverty(CAP), 1825 St Joseph Blvd. at 6:30 p.m. Learn how to save and pay off your debts workshop. For more information call 613-837-3555.

FIRST CHOICE will entertain from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Orléans Legion, 800 Taylor Creek Dr. for your listening and dancing pleasure. Buffet dinner served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For reservations call 613-590-7227.

COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER hosted by the Royal Oak Pub Orléans in support of Habitat for Humanity from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Community BBQ with live bands and a silent auction...The action starts at 1 p.m. with the first musical act. House band Mandie & JF and the Chris Evans Band will take to the stage starting at 7 p.m.!! Come have some fun and show your support!!

COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE hosted by the Greater Avalon Community Association from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plenty of bargains to be found as the residents of Avalon take part in this annual community event.

ORLÉANS CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on June 6 and 7 and from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 in the Centrum Blvd. Festival Plaza. Presented by Orléans Festivals and the Heart of Orléans BIA featuring craft beer from 29 different craft brewers. Food vendors will include Orléans own Meatings BBQ. Live music all three days. For more information visit



Persis Grill restaurant a culinary Persian paradise

Posted May 23, 2019

I’ve been hearing great things about the Persis Grill on Tenth Line Road for several months now, so when I finally made plans to check out the Persian restaurant last weekend, I couldn’t wait to find out what all the buzz was about. Read more


Local news

Revera Portobello centenarian still driving after all these years
Posted May 18, 2019

Richard DeRyckere likes to drive over to Canadian Tire or Walmart just to look around and pass the time. What makes this remarkable is that he celebrated his 100th birthday last December and just had his license renewed until April 10, 2021. Read more



NCAFA, Ottawa Gee-Gees form elite minor football program

Posted May 16, 2019

When the Cumberland Panthers Foot-ball Club decided to shut down its varsity program earliest this year, it left huge void in the spring and summer season. Read more




Final GMC recital serves as rehearsal for Kiwanis Music Festival

Posted March 29, 2019

Every spring, hundreds of young classical musicians take part in the Kiwanis Music Festival to measure their talent against their peers while competing for pride and prizes. Held at more than a dozen venues across the city, the event is the highlight of the year for many of the young musicians.




Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to Orléans

Orléans Old Players present pair of comedy short stories

Former child prodigy turned composer performs original sonata for the first time

NCAFA, Jr. Gee-Gees form elite minor football program

Les Sittelles hosts first annual Brian Leblanc gymnastics meet

Orléans native to play for Great Britain at World Hockey Championships

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Mourning the loss of a true Canadian hero


WALTER ROBINSON: The pluses (and minuses) of owning an iPhone


HEATHER JAMIESON: Life is better with a smile and a sense of humour

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