Wednesday, May 9, 2018
The following are brief reports of items discussed at the May 2 meeting of Highlands East council.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Four candidates have filed their nomination papers in Dysart, including current and longtime Mayor Murray Fearrey.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Kids made music by playing keys made of carrots and citrus fruit at the library booth. Families knocked pins by spinning a wooden top through the corridors of Skittles, an old fashioned board game, at the museum display.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Cheryl Ellis found out she won $1 million in Lotto 6 49 while she was in Toronto, responding to what she thought was an emergency.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
The willow tree that grew over the Head Lake Park bridge, used by young people for years as a jumping off point, or to swing from, was removed on Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Highlands East council has shown interest in a wood-fuelled energy system in Wilberforce and Cardiff, similar to a project already approved in Dysart.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
It s fitting that with the launch of The Spoon Asylum, author Caroline Misner is living her dream, because the idea for the story that became her most treasured book came to the Eagle Lake resident while she was sleeping.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
For more than two decades, the Haliburton Highlands Music Festival has been giving musicians an opportunity to improve their skill and practise their art.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Twelve volunteers received Ontario Volunteer Service Awards at the hospital on May 4 for their years of dedicated volunteerism with Haliburton Highlands Health Services.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
The Eastern Ontario Wardens Caucus is pleased about a $71 million funding announcement from the provincial government to expand and improve wireless broadband capabilities in eastern Ontario, however, the project will require much more funding.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Five years after a fire destroyed Nadine Artemis and Ron Obadia s home and the location of their thriving botanical health and beauty product business, the couple and Living Libations co-creators are ready to put down roots again.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Cheryl Ellis found out she won $1 million in Lotto 6 49 while she was in Toronto, responding to what she thought was an emergency.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Highlands East could become one of the first places in Canada offering a space for green burials.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
There was much confusion, misunderstanding and frustration at a meeting between the director of operations for Bancroft Community Transit (BCT) and members of Haliburton County council last week.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Students at Haliburton Highlands Secondary School were exploring new ways to promote health and wellbeing through physical, creative, and musical activities at HHSS s inaugural Wellness Week.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
The ice on Haliburton s Head Lake finally melted on May 5, marking 2018 as the latest ice out date on record since 1945.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
There is a severe shortage of housing for the missing middle in Haliburton County. The missing middle are those who don t qualify or don t want subsidized housing and can t afford much of what s on the market.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
On May 26 and 27, more than 750 athletes will be coming to Haliburton to participate in Storm the Trent Adventure Race.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
The kitchen in the Lloyd Watson Community Centre was a feast for the senses on May 8.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Smiling Season s Yard Work, celebrating three years this October, has succeeded in Haliburton thanks to hard work, help from friends and Jamie and Ben Guenther s belief in themselves.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Poverty is a serious problem for our community and the province. Poverty affects an individual s physical and mental health as well as their dignity and quality of life.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
With the icy storms of winter and spring behind us, Haliburtonians can finally start thinking about summer and lounging dockside.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
A year after a pilot program offering a retreat for people living with cancer came to Haliburton County, the Abbey Retreat Centre is opening its doors for a grand opening.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Brooklynne Cramp-Waldinsperger says she s proud to stand behind a number of Liberal programs that are making life easier for Ontarians.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
On Sunday, May 27, the Haliburton Concert Series will begin its 40th season of concerts by presenting the MitBravour Piano Trio.
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