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AUG 6 – ORLÈANS FARMER'S MARKET from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Ray Friel Centre parking lot on Tenth Line Road. Local farmers and artisans gather to offer their produce and artistic creations to the general public.

AUG 8 – CUMBERLAND FARMER'S MARKET from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the R.J. Kennedy Arena on Dunning Road in Cumberland Village. The Cumberland Farmers' Market features a variety of local area producers bringing you fresh vegetables, seasonal fruits, specialty foods, homemade treats and a variety of artisan goods, on a weekly basis.

AUG 8 – NAVAN FAIR UPSIDE DOWN PARADE from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the Navan Fairgrounds. Drive-thru the fairgrounds and view the various floats and exhibits on display.

AUG 15 – DAPO AGORO FOUNDATION SYMPOSIUM from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. The Dapo Agoro Foundation for Peace was created in memory of Dapo Agoro, a promising young man who was murdered after intervening to halt a fight. He died trying to make peace.

 

Local sports

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The future is cloudy for Orléans speedskaters

By Fred Sherwin
May 14, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit competitive athletes especially hard and none harder than Canada’s amateur athletes. Sports, all sports, have been suspended indefinitely, including speed skating. Three athletes with local roots are trying to make the best of a bad situation with upcoming season still very much in doubt; Ivanie Blondin, Isabelle Weidemann ans Nicholas de Haître. Read more

 


Ottawa golf courses caught in coronavirus limbo
Posted April 30, 2020

At this time of year, most golfers would normally be pulling their clubs out of storage, cleaning them off and heading to the local driving range in excited anticipation of the opening of the golf season. Read more

 

 


Orléans blind, deaf athlete trying to keep busy during COVID shutdown
Posted April 30, 2020

Trying to stay active while self-isolating is difficult for your average person. For athletes who normally split their time between dry-land training and working out in the gym, it is especially difficult, even more so when your gym has been closed indefinitely. Read more

 

 

Orleans Bengals football club undergoes rebranding
Posted April 1, 2020

The Orleans Bengals Football Club is now the Orléans Minor Football Association after the organization recently underwent a rebranding process lead by its new president Qasim Khan. Read more

 


Former St. Matt Tiger named CIS second team All-Canadian
Posted April 1, 2020

Former St. Matthew Tiger Brooklynn McAlear-Fanus became only the third Ottawa Gee-Gee female basketball player to receive All-Canadian honours last month when she was named to the Second Team of All Canadians for 2019-2020. Read more

 

 

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Entertainment

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Sir Wil’s 'Hunchback' a true masterclass in high school theatre

Missoula Children’s Theatre production a lesson in teamwork

St. Peter production an ode to 70s era disaster films


The future is cloudy for Orléans speedskaters

Ottawa golf courses caught in coronavirus limbo

Orléans blind, deaf athlete trying to keep busy during COVID shutdown

 
Local business

  Opinion

 


CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business

 

SANTÉ CHIROPRACTIC & WELLNESS CENTRE: Where healthy people go

 

180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser

 

 

 


VIEWPOINT: Socio-economic impact of COVID pandemic will be far reaching

 

WALTER ROBINSON: Be patient, COVID-19 is marathon not a sprint

 

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

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