Residents express wishes for parkland in Merrickville Estates

Some residents of Merrickville Estates have made their wishes known about what they would like to see in the parkland planned for the subdivision. According...

Pitch-In ponderings

by Robbie Giles Sunday, May 5 was a beautiful day in Merrickville-Wolford. It was a great day to set out with neighbours, armed with our...

Mary Ann Hayden Church, Merrickville’s Universalist Preacher

submitted by Michael Whittaker In mid-19th century Merrickville, Upper Canada, Mary Ann Hayden Church spoke as a confident voice of Universalism. In 1838, she was...

Business community preparing for visitors this summer

The business community in Merrickville-Wolford is preparing to welcome their usual influx of visitors this summer, while taking into consideration COVID-19 regulations. President of...

Fall for Theatre Night in Merrickville

submitted by Andrea Howard On December 7, 8 and 9, we invite you to the Merrickville Community Centre to enjoy the Fall for Theatre production...

Merrickville and District Chamber of Commerce AGM

by Yves Grandmaitre The Annual General Meeting of the Merrickville and District Chamber took place on February 7 at the Baldachin Restaurant. A new Board...

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...

The Block house: a Rideau Canal icon

The Block house beside the Rideau Canal locks is one of the most iconic of Merrickville’s sights. Built 185 years ago, in 1832, it...

TNIM presents plans for Community Centre renovation to council

Theatre Night in Merrickville (TNIM) has submitted a request to continue their renovations on the Merrickville Community Centre. In 2018, TNIM spearheaded and completed renovations...

Merrickville author writes his own library

Victor Suthren had a long career before arriving in the Village of Merrickville. He was Director General of the Canadian War Museum from 1986...