Wednesday Aug. 17, 2022

Aug. 18, 2022

18 août 2022

Upcoming events

ORLÉANS FARMER’S MARKET from 11 am to 4 pm in the parking lot at the Ray Friel Recreation Complex on Tenth Line Road featuring local food vendors and producers..

CUMBERLAND FARMERS’ MARKET from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the R.J. Kennedy Arena, 1115 Dunning Rd. in Cumberland Village. The Cumberland Farmers’ Market features fresh vegetables, seasonal fruits, specialty foods, homemade treats and a variety of artisan goods.

CONVENT GLEN, ORLEANS WOOD COMMUNITY BBQ – Presented by the Convent Glen, Orléans Wood Community Association from 11 am. to 1:30 p.m. in the Convent Glen Plaza 6505 Jeanne d’Arc Blvd. South. Games, face painting, music and, of course, BBQ

KARAOKE NIGHT from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at the Orléans Brewing Co. 4380 Innes Rd. near Tenth Line.

THE NAVAN FAIR returns to the Navan Fair Grounds after a three year hiatus. Plenty to see and do including a demolition derby, midway, livestock shows, the Ultimutts Dog and Cat Stunt Show, the Rock the Arts Puppet Show, tractor and truck pulls, musket demonstrations and live entertainment under the domes on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night as well as Sunday afternoon. For a complete schedule visit


Local sports

Orléans deafblind golfer wins Stableford overall title
By Fred Sherwin
Aug. 18, 2022

Orléans deafblind golfer Kevin Frost is the newly crowned provincial Stableford champion for blind golfers. Frost competed at the Blind Ontario and Canadian golfing championships in Simcoe, Ontario, where he took home first prize in the Stableford category which gives points to holes based on par. Read more


Ottawa TFC U21 women's team wins Ontario Cup
Aug. 8, 2022

The Ottawa TFC U21 women’s team became the first team from the National Capital region to win the U21 Ontario Cup in 18 years after they beat Paris FC 6-0 in the Ontario Cup final on July 23. Read more



East end pair shine at OFSAA track and field championships
June 6, 2022

Elizabeth Vroom from Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School in Orléans and Timeo Atonfo from École secondaire publique Gisèle-Lalonde, also in Orléans, were this area’s two best hopes to win a medal at last week’s OFSAA provincial track and field championships in Toronto and they both lived up to their pre-meet potential. Read more



Lady Knights capture provincial soccer silver
June 6, 2022

The St. Peter Knights senior girls soccer team went to the OFSAA provincial ‘AAA’ soccer championships hoping to win a gold medal. Unfortunately, they had to settle for silver after losing to St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School from Hamilton in overtime. Read more


Gisèle-Lalonde athlete dominates novice hurdles and long jump at OFSAA qualifying meet
May 28, 2022

For the third meet in row, Grade 9 Ècole secondaire Gisèle-Lalonde student Timeo Atonfo has dominated his fellow track and field athletes. Atonfo once again swept the sprint and intermediate hurdles as well as the long jump at the East Regional Secondary School Track and Field Championships which were recently held at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility at Mooney's Bay. Read more







School of Theatre artistic director passes the torch after 20 years

Ongoing pandemic fails to slow down local graffiti artist

Shenkman Arts Centre unveils 2021-2022 lineup

Ottawa TFC U21 women's team wins Ontario Cup

East end pair shine at OFSAA track and field championships

U12 Wolverines capture EOBA championship

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Traveling is about the people you meet and the friends you make


WALTER ROBINSON: When it comes to selling a home, seller – not buyer – beware


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

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