Seven tips to introduce children to sustainability

from Scouts Canada Talking to children about complex issues like sustainability can be daunting. Many young people are becoming exposed to climate change and its...

Rick Charman and Brian Wilson honoured with Civic Awards

Municipal Council awarded the last two 2019-2020 Civic Awards at the Council Meeting of September 7. While other Civic Awards were presented in December...

Find a passion and go for it

submitted by Jane Adams, LLGAMH Mike Larocque lives just down the street from one of the group homes run by Lanark, Leeds and Grenville Addictions...

Local All‑Candidates debate held on topic of Environment

On September 7, candidates of the Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes riding debated environmental issues in the 100 Debates on the Environment all‑candidates debate...
Rideau Valley Conservation Authority

Reduce water usage by 10 percent

The Rideau Valley Water Response Team is maintaining a MINOR low water status for the Rideau River watershed after officials met to discuss conditions...

Economic Development Leadership Award

It's time to nominate an economic development  community leader! The Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office is asking individuals, councils and economic development committees to identify...

From truckload to tote bin: An invasive species success story

If you’ve ever been to Voyageur Provincial Park near Hawkesbury, you’ve seen European Water Chestnut in action. The ornamental pond plant likely hopped a...

Local COVID‑19 Vaccine Status Report – September 7, 2021

We are still moving toward our goal of 90% second doses, with people continuing to receive both first and second doses at public health...

Ontario to require proof of vaccination in select settings

To further protect Ontarians as the Province continues to confront the Delta-driven fourth wave of the COVID-19, the government, in consultation with the Chief...

Ontario Reinstating Renewal Requirements for Driver’s Licences, Licence Plate Stickers and Health Cards

The Ontario government is reinstating renewal requirements for driver’s licences, licence plate stickers, Ontario Photo Cards, Ontario health cards, and other products that would...