Merrickville-Wolford defers expenditures to pass budget with no tax increase

Merrickville-Wolford council passed their 2021 budget at the last council meeting at a 0% tax increase. The draft budget overview which was made available to...

Merrickville-Wolford council discusses draft budget

Merrickville-Wolford council met via teleconference last week to discuss the 2021 budget. The original draft budget, which was presented to council earlier this month, had...

Merrick Prep offering scholarships to local students

Merrick Preparatory School is offering full scholarships to local students for the 2021/2022 school year. The international boarding school has been welcoming high school...

Merrickville Day Nursery School raising money for playground

Merrickville Day Nursery School (MDNS) is selling rain barrels over the next month to raise money for a new shade structure for their playground....

Heritage Stable hosting new fall event in Merrickville

Heritage Stables in Merrickville will be hosting a brand-new event on Thanksgiving weekend, which promises all sorts of Fall fun. “Fall for Merrickville” is...

Concerns raised over lack of transparency of Municipal Emergency Control Group

A few residents have raised concern over the past few months about the transparency around the Merrickville-Wolford's Municipal Emergency Control Group (MECG). The MECG...

Merrickville library partners with community to promote growing local food

Sustainable Merrickville-Wolford has partnered with the Merrickville Public Library to bring a seed library to the community. Librarian Mary-Kate Laphen says Sustainable Merrickville-Wolford first approached...

A piece of history for sale in Eastons Corners

A few properties have come up for tax sale in Merrickville-Wolford, one of which holds a building that is part of the rich carriage-making...

Slavery: Canada’s History is not Lily-White

We tend not to think about slavery in Canada, but the cruel institution has a 200-year history. Author and historian Jennifer DeBruin makes a presentation...
Lions Club bandstand ready to go

Lions Club bandstand ready to go

The Lions Club of Merrickville has completed their most recent project: a community bandstand in the Blockhouse Park. The project was spearheaded by Merrickville...