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Town of Orangeville Staff tests positive for COVID-19
Through a press release, the Town of Orangeville provided notice that an …
Santa Claus will be coming to Orangeville… on a firetruck!
"I am so happy to hear that Santa Claus will be able …
Exhibition leaves Headwaters Arts with much to be thankful for!
Behind the Scenes with… the Artful Revival Festival 2020: It's a wrap! …
New Grand Valley Pizza Place Opens Tonight!
"We may be losing one, but we may be gaining one also," …
Two Confirmed COVID Cases at Montgomery Village PS
On October 14, the principal of Montgomery Village Public School, Brent Ellery, …
‘Glimmer of hope’ as Dufferin business community nears second wave
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLTymEj5Jp4&feature=youtu.be&t=359 Dufferin County Council Meeting – October 8, 2020 – Dufferin County …
Through the eyes of a Canadian female collective
Behind the Scenes with… Act 3 Theatre A collage photo of the …
Renowned local portrait artist heads for the wilds
Thumbnail Sketches … What was a formally trained OCAD artist, one who …
Standstill hit when filling vacant Amaranth Council seat
https://youtu.be/aLH9duIDiX0 Audio from the October 7 Amaranth Township Council meeting where alternatives …
Amaranth Residents Call Out Mayor Currie’s Empty Threat
Following the release of an audio recording of Mayor Bob Currie's threat …
The $10 Million SWIFT Deal – Who Actually Gets Internet?
https://youtu.be/-yLc8OtfWR4 More details on the SWIFT deal in Dufferin have been released. …
Headwaters Arts Presents SHERRY PARK…
With her SOLO SHOW, October 7 – November 8th, Cape Breton Highlands …
BIG NEWS at upcoming Amaranth council meeting
https://youtu.be/z-0DxOI445k There are several noteworthy items on the agenda for the Township …
Epidemiologist Calls Out Upper Grand DSB
https://youtu.be/XGUGTthkyjE At an Upper Grand District School Board meeting that occurred on …
Mayor Bob Currie Protests Donation to Food Banks
https://youtu.be/hQtGGssudHw After an investigation into the past Amaranth Township council meetings, it …
Amaranth Diversity & Inclusion Committee is Recruiting!
https://youtu.be/fajZZFqJbL8 The newly-created Amaranth Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Community Advisory Committee is …
AMARANTH MAYOR CURRIE UNLEASHES HIS FURY
https://youtu.be/LqI6B90mcbE As previously reported, Amaranth Mayor Currie announced his intention to resign …
Shop With Purpose and Support Choices Youth Shelter!
https://youtu.be/ZySN2Z45muM One can shop with a purpose at a market full of …
Streams Community Hub: A New Age For The Dufferin Arts
Streams Community Hub is a charity based in Shelburne, Ontario that offers …
World Suicide Prevention Day 2020 – Light a Candle!
https://youtu.be/3bdYRpGQ0Qc Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. Although COVID can harm the …

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New Grand Valley Pizza Place Opens Tonight!
"We may be losing one, but we may be gaining one also," said Grand Valley Mayor …
‘Glimmer of hope’ as Dufferin business community nears second wave
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Tony Rose Pool Closure May Decimate Orangeville Otters!
The Town of Orangeville's Recreation and Parks Master Plan for 2020 was released, and one of the recommendations was to close the pool at the Tony Rose Memorial Sports Centre. Rob Taylor, Head Coach for the Orangeville Otters Swim Club, describes what would likely happen to the Orangeville Otters Swim Club if Orangeville's council were to follow through on the Master Plan's suggestion. https://youtu.be/U8VeyUr6GO4 Our discussion begins with Rob sharing the progress that the Orangeville …
Is The Orangeville Banner Endangering Public Health?!
https://youtu.be/lpdfEMte1g4 The Orangeville Banner has covered the concerns over the face-covering mandate rather heavily. Was their reporting on this issue in the public's best interest? Do you feel like the concern was blown out of proportion? Reporting at The Orangeville Banner is being funded by the Canadian taxpayer. Josh MacEwen argues that this means The Orangeville Banner should now be held to a higher standard, especially when it comes to reporting on public health and …

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