Headliners - January 21, 2021

CCS shares highlights and challenges overcome during the pandemic

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the local community organizations have buckled down to ensure residents of Caledon have been able to receive the care or resources they require.  Caledon Community Services (CCS) has ...

Ontario sees lowest COVID-19 numbers in past month

Written By ALYSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Peel Region is slowly seeing decreased numbers of COVID-19 cases, as “stay-at-home” orders remain in place across ...

Investigation continues into Bolton homicide

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER A police investigation continues into a shooting in Bolton that left one man dead and another man ...

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Vince’s presents cheque to Women’s Centre and announces 2021 Community Product Initiative recipient

Representatives from Vince’s and from the Women’s Centre of York Region (WCYR) assembled for a brief, socially-distanced presentation at the Sharon store last Friday. Here, ...

Males living with disordered eating to get increased help thanks to donation

Written By BROCK WEIR There is sometimes a perception that disordered eating is a challenge most often faced by women and girls, but this is ...

Ontario invests in short-term flexible training program

The Ontario government is providing $35,000 to help adult learners and displaced workers develop the skills they need to work in the textile computing industry. ...

Caledon Chamber of Commerce welcomes new President and Board

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNAISM INITIATIVE REPORTER The Caledon Chamber of Commerce has announced big changes, including a new President and whole new Board ...

Turning grandma’s recipe into profit

Written By BRIAN LOCKHART If you have an old secret recipe that people have always said you should try putting a label on the jar ...

King Township, Seneca unite to repurpose historic Eaton Hall

Written By MARK PAVILONS Historic Eaton Hall will get a new lease on life, thanks to an agreement between King Township and Seneca College. King Councillors gave ...

Rural students struggle with distanced learning, poor internet

Written By JESSICA LAURENZA The Ministry of Education announced that as of January 4, all elementary and secondary students will be temporarily shifting to virtual, ...

Caledon Public Library looking for community feedback on strategic plan

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER The Caledon Public Library (CPL) is reaching out to the public for community feedback to help determine ...

Parts shortage causing problems in auto industry

Written By BRIAN LOCKHART If you have been shopping for a new or used car over the past few months, you probably noticed that local ...

The importance of proper recycling vital for natural resources and economy

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER One major way individuals look to do their part in making a positive contribution towards the environment ...

Sports

100 locations coaching you right from the screen

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Orangetheory confirmed all 100 locations across Canada will be leading work-out sessions virtually on Orangetheory Live, the science-based gym confirmed last ...

Strong Play is a strong, educational avenue for children

 Written By ROBERT BELARDI Six years ago, the dream began.  Volunteers for Strong Play, Adib Razavi and Alexander Arthur, always had a sentimental idea of ...

Robert’s Rant: The Excitement doesn’t get any better than this

Written By ROBERT BELARDI OPINION The Provincial government gave the a-ok for Ottawa and Toronto to play home games in their arenas. Canada gave the ...

What is Running? Bolton native Justin Jelaca will tell you

Written By ROBERT BELARDI When Justin Jelaca was just eight years old, he was fascinated with watching the cross-country team. His father, John, was the ...

Esports streaming is experiencing significant growth in pandemic

Written By ROBERT BELARDI It’s been a tough year for sports, that’s common knowledge, but a certain sport that has seen a surge in viewership, ...

SSE 90 is making its case as the place to be for your child’s soccer development in 2021

Written By ROBERT BELARDI By no stretch of the imagination is it easy to find the right fit for your child. It’s an ever-growing affair, ...

What’s the mental health solution? The youth might be

Written By ROBERT BELARDI It’s important to look at the facts before anything else.  Before the pandemic began, even well before, you wouldn’t be at ...

Drive through lightshow brightens up Palgrave

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Local residents Brian and Nadine Mercieca have partnered with the Palgrave Rotary Club in order to bring ...

York United’s attention to South American talent could be a game changer

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Every soccer culture has their niche.  There’s a method to the madness. A wick to the candle. The Italians are known ...

If he stays or goes, Harden’s fantasy value won’t change

Written By ROBERT BELARDI With the upcoming NBA season set to start on December 22, one of the League’s formidable talents has been quite the ...

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