Thursday Oct. 28, 2021

Oct. 28, 2021

14 octobre 2021

Guest column : Chad Robinson
Mortgage Architects

Upcoming events

ORLEANS FARMERS MARKET from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot at the Ray Friel Recreation Centre, 1585 Tenth Line Rd. Market staff have been working closely with public health officials to create protocols to help make our markets the safest source of fresh, local food possible while we strive to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Ottawa.

CUMBERLAND FARMERS MARKET from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the R.J. Kennedy Arena in Cumberland Village. Over 45 local producers and artisans. All products at the market are locally grown or made.

THE ORIGINAL NAVAN MARKET from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Navan Fairgrounds. Over 100 vendors.


Local news

OHH waiting room to be dedicated to Orléans, Cumberland medical pioneers
Oct. 14, 2021

When Orléans was little more than a police village and Cumberland was mostly a rural township, the population was cared for by a series of dedicated doctors who were an integral part of the local community. Read more



The Kennedys: Cumberland’s first family of medicine
Oct. 14, 2021

During the 20th century, the village of Cumberland was blessed with a trio of medical practitioners whose work spanned 84 years. Two of those practitioners were the mother and son combination of Eva and Bus Kennedy. Read more



Five more names added to Navan Community Builders Wall
Oct. 11, 2021

Two couples, a dedicated community volunteer and a prominent family recently had their names added to the Navan Community Builders Wall. Hal and Christine MacPherson, Rachel and David Grattan and the McFadden family were all inducted into the Navan Community Builders Wall during an outdoor ceremony on Sept. 25 along Sus Woram. Read more



A passing of the torch
Oct. 6, 2021

As small town institutions go, none are as important to the local residents, or more tightly woven into the fabric of the community, than J.T. Bradley’s Country Convenience Store in Navan. Read more



Vaccine passports off to bumpy start at Orléans eateries
Sept. 30, 2021

The vaccine passport system has gotten off to a rough start at restaurants in Orléans. Many reported that diners hadn’t downloaded their vaccine receipts from the Ministry of Health yet, while some were openly hostile at having to produce the necessary proof that they were fully vaccinated. Read more



Marie-France Lalonde wins reelection in Orléans
Sept. 21, 2021

In an election where Canada’s political landscape remains relatively unchanged, local Liberal incumbent Marie-France Lalonde was able to retain her seat with relative ease. Read more





Live music returns to Shenkman Arts Centre

Cumbrae Dance School takes year-end recital program outdoors

Ballet Jörgen’s Nutcracker production goes virtual

Olympic gold medalist drops by Millennium Park

Gloucester Hornets U16 squad wins Ontario Cup

Orléans speed skating pair win double gold in Dutch bubble

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Winery harvest a 'grape' way to get your hands dirty



WALTER ROBINSON: Traveling during the pandemic requires plenty of planning


Doug Feltmate: COVID-19 pandemic the final straw for troubled restaurant industry

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