Puppies and Fireflies and Scary Things Too

by Chuck MacInnis Out just in time for Christmas, The Rogue Poets of Merrickville have published an illustrated poetry book intended to be read to...

Merrickville’s Famous Woollen Mill

by the Merrickville & District Historical Society Following the American Revolution, the first Loyalists arrived in Canada, settling first along the St Lawrence and then,...

Steve Ireland sworn in as Councillor for Wolford

by Brandon Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The Village of Merrickville-Wolford has officially welcomed a new Council member for the Wolford ward. Councillor Stephen Ireland...

Let’s Play!! HURRAY! TNIM is treading the boards once again!

Theatre Night in Merrickville is excited to return to the stage with an award-winning play by Michel Tremblay, one of Canada’s preeminent playwrights! “Albertine in...
Letters to the editor

Open letter to the residents of Merrickville-Wolford

What is the art of communication? The art of communication involves the transmission of information from one source to another to convey a specific message...

Fundraiser set up for family of Sarah Fleming

By Brandon Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A 20-year-old Merrickville woman lost her life in a tragic collision between her vehicle and a dump truck...

Sponsoring an Afghan Refugee Family

Submitted on behalf of the Rideau Bridge to Canada Executive Several local communities have successfully sponsored Syrian refugee families to move to Canada over the...

Christmas in Merrickville

by Robyn Eagle Thanks to the efforts of some dedicated volunteers, the traditional Christmas in Merrickville event will happen on December 4! Activities will be pared...

Mayor responds to lower funding

Elsewhere in this issue of the Times, we report on the latest allocation of funds to municipalities under the Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund, noting...

Spillway Farm first Ontario Heritage Designation in former Township of Wolford

by Donna Ross and Peter Szmidt Spillway Farm ‘found’ us in September, 2016. It was everything we had been searching for: an old stone house...