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Cornwall to host 19th Annual Shorty Jenkins Curling Classic
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Cornwall to host 19th Annual Shorty Jenkins Curling Classic
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Cornwall Curling Centre

Cornwall - Aug. 27, 2015: Cornwall Curling Centre will present 19th Annual AMJ Campbell Shorty Jenkins Curling Classic taking place at the Cornwall Curling Centre from September 17 through September 20. Thirty-six of the top Curling teams from across Canada, Scotland, Switzerland, Sweden and Korea will converge on Cornwall’s Curling Centre from Sept. 17 – 20, 2015 to participate in the 19th Annual AMJ Campbell Shorty Jenkins Curling Classic, a World Curling Tour event presented by VIA Rail Canada. FULL STORY



ETFO to extend work-to-rule strike action in September
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ETFO to extend work-to-rule strike action in September
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ETFO

Toronto - Aug. 20, 2015: Teacher and occasional teacher (OT) members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will begin a "phase 2" work-to-rule strike action on the first work day of the 2015-2016 school year. ETFO’s teacher and occasional teacher members will remain in schools to carry out their instructional duties with students and provide voluntary extra-curricular activities. FULL STORY



Devonshire Mall launches exciting Back to School Campaign
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Devonshire Mall launches exciting Back to School Campaign
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OurHometown.ca

Windsor - Aug. 20, 2015: Devonshire Mall has launched an exciting Back to School Campaign! Watch for Blogger andStylist Amanda Reid as she showcases what’s trending this season with daily online BTS segments running August 17 -21. Also, you can enter for a chance to WIN 1 of 5 prize packs valued over $500 each. FULL STORY



The Centennial Choir of Cornwall to host Trelawny Male Choir
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The Centennial Choir of Cornwall to host Trelawny Male Choir
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Centennial Choir of Cornwall

Cornwall - Aug. 20, 2015: The Centennial Choir of Cornwall is very pleased to be hosting the Trelawny Male Choir from Cornwall, England. The Trelawny Male Choir is formed anew each tour. In September 2015 they will give their second tour to Canada. They will be performing in Toronto; Ottawa; Montreal; City of Cornwall, Ontario and Niagara. 85 choristers from 18 Cornish male voice choirs have come together under the Musical Directorship of Elaine Tangye. FULL STORY



South Dundas Council gets it right, for a change
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South Dundas Council gets it right, for a change
Phillip Blancher
OurHometown.ca

Morrisburg - Aug. 14, 2015: South Dundas council got it right Tuesday night by voting against a motion to support EDP Renewables plan for 24-36 more wind turbines in the municipality. The vote was three-to-one against supporting EDP, with one councillor stepping out of the vote due to a declared conflict of interest. Critics have stated that South Dundas has missed out of the promised revenue opportunity from this deal, good. Sometimes taking a stand is worth more than money. FULL STORY



Harper’s greatest electoral weapon, Kathleen Wynne
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Harper’s greatest electoral weapon, Kathleen Wynne
Phillip Blancher
OurHometown.ca

Morrisburg - Aug. 12, 2015: Kathleen Wynne is Stephen Harper’s greatest weapon in the 2015 federal election. Premier Wynne thinks that by picking a fight with the Prime Minister she is helping Justin Trudeau secure a win in Ontario. Instead, she has becomes the greatest liability to the federal Liberal cause. FULL STORY



Go big or go home
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Go big or go home
Phillip Blancher
OurHometown.ca

Morrisburg - Aug. 4, 2015: Since the dawn of the county system in Ontario in the 1800’s, there has been a two-tier governance system to municipalities. The upper tier, or county, controls certain aspects, the lower tier, or township/municipality, controls the rest. In the past, I have questioned the need for having a county level of governance in Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry when we have six lower-tier municipalities that duplicate the functions of the county. Perhaps the better way to approach streamlining municipal governments is to cut the lower-tier out all together. FULL STORY



Ontario Liberals upset with Harper over ORPP
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Ontario Liberals upset with Harper over ORPP
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Ontario Liberal Party

Toronto - Aug. 3, 2015: We know Stephen Harper doesn’t think it’s his job to ensure people have a secure retirement. But when Premier Kathleen Wynne took action on her promise to introduce the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP), we didn't expect Mr. Harper to completely stonewall cooperation to improve retirement security for Ontarians. FULL STORY



Changing Attitudes: How Canada is Benefiting from Gambling
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Changing Attitudes: How Canada is Benefiting from Gambling
Ted Murphy

Vancouver - Aug. 3, 2015: Online casino gaming in Canada is a booming business and this virtual revolution has kicked into life a new love affair between Canadians and gambling. From a once humble industry that only seemed to serve experienced grinders, the Canadian casino world is now welcoming punters from all walks of life and it's thanks, in large part, to the growth of iGaming. FULL STORY



Missing Moise Barutwanayo has been found
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Missing Moise Barutwanayo has been found
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OurHometown.ca

Windsor - Aug. 1, 2015: The Windsor Police Service has reported that missing 13 year old male, Moise Barutwanayo, has been safely located. He was reported missing last night when he was last seen going to summer school on Wednesday, July 29 2015 at St Edmond School located at 1880 Totten. FULL STORY



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