United Counties Leeds & Grenville

Regional Police Force being discussed

The Council of the United Counties of Leeds & Grenville have been discussing the idea of having a regional police force established for...

New campaign to address skilled trades shortage

The Government of Ontario is taking action to attract more people to the skilled trades and employers to hire more apprentices. The province is...

Province revokes ED-19 Environmental Assessment

On December 16, 2019 Jeff Yurek, the Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks, wrote to the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville informing the...

United Way Leeds & Grenville meets its 2019 Campaign goal!

United Way Leeds & Grenville has announced that the annual campaign goal of $800,000 has been reached based on dollars received and pledged. Every...

A million reasons to celebrate

by Jane Adams, WDMH Foundation In the Winchester District Memorial Hospital lobby, there is giant Christmas tree adorned with ornaments representing each gift to the...

Municipal Matters

by Councillor John Barclay As we wrap up our first year on Council, we've each had a chance to reflect a bit individually on what...

Steve Clark hosts Christmas Reception

Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark hosted his annual Christmas Reception on Sunday, December 1 at the Brockville Convention Centre. Once again...

Community partners warm homes this winter

Community Food Share (CFS) and House of Lazarus (HOL) are partnering with Winchester BMR for the third year in a row to provide firewood...

Career Pathways Exploration through Virtual Reality

The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario is taking career exploration to a new level in its Grade 10 Careers classes. This year,...

New initiatives aimed at bullying prevention and reporting

Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, has announced five new measures to prevent and combat bullying in Ontario schools to improve student safety and well-being....
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