COVID-friendly Christmas in Merrickville coming to Village

A modified Christmas in Merrickville is being planned for the Village on the first weekend in December. Due to COVID-19, many of the usual...

Merrickville-Wolford financial update

Merrickville-Wolford council received a report last week, updating them on the municipality’s financials, taking into consideration the impact of COVID-19. The report gave a...

Local businesses promote paying it forward

A local business owner has spearheaded a pay it forward initiative in the Village for the month of November. Katie Weststrate, of Ahimsa Naturopathic,...

Merrickville’s Handmade Christmas Makers Market coming to Village

A Christmas version of the Merrickville’s Makers Market is coming to the Village this weekend. Local maker, Laura Starkey, has been organizing makers markets...

Mayor to sit on committee of adjustment

Merrickville-Wolford council passed a resolution at the last council meeting to allow the Mayor to become a voting member on the municipality’s Committee of...

Community rallies around local contractor

The contractor who was carrying out the work at the parkette in Merrickville had an unpleasant surprise on October 17, after his equipment and...

Rideau Bridge to Canada welcomes second refugee family

Rideau Bridge to Canada welcomed their second Syrian refugee family to Merrickville a couple of weeks ago, despite heavy delays due to COVID-19. Odae...

Remembrance Day plans for the Village

Remembrance Day will look a bit different this year; but the Merrickville Legion is still focused on making sure the community has the chance...

Council adopts tree care and maintenance policy

Merrickville-Wolford Council adopted a new tree care and maintenance policy at the last council meeting, to streamline the municipality’s processes for maintaining, removing and...

Pickle & Myrrh offers artisan handmade caramels and farmgirl charm

A new confectionary store and boutique has opened in Merrickville, in preparation for the beginning of the holiday season. Pickle & Myrrh was started...