Headliners - April 15, 2021

National Volunteer Week Spotlight: Friends of the Caledon Public Library

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter It’s National Volunteer Week from April 18 to 24 and one of the most important volunteer groups in Caledon are the Friends of Caledon Public Library. They’re the support system for all the ...

Bolton’s Cy Wallace celebrates memorable 90th birthday

By Robert Belardi  On Sunday April 4, Cyril “Cy” Wallace received far more than phone calls for his 90th birthday. “All the kids, the grandchildren, ...

Caledon, Brampton Mayors call for all of Peel to be designated COVID hotspot

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter On April 14, at Brampton City Hall, Mayor Patrick Brown was joined by Caledon Mayor Allan Thompson and ...

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Investing in transit would solve more problems than 413, says Green Party leader

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter As opposition to Highway 413 continues to grow, Ontario Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner has been trumpeting the ...

Rosa spreads “Love Local” message across and beyond Caledon

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Every strong community is built on local businesses, but for local businesses to thrive they need residents who ...

Headwaters launches $3.5 million fundraising campaign

By Sam Odrowski Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) is launching a $3.5 million fundraising campaign called “Investing in a Clearer Picture” that will bring state ...

Prince Philip leaves lasting legacy at community level through Duke of Edinburgh Awards program

By Brock Weir She didn’t always jump at opportunities when they presented themselves, but learning how to get out of her comfort zone and do ...

Infrastructure, Library receive funding for improvements, innovation

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Canada and Ontario have announced 30 investments in community and recreation projects in central Ontario—including six projects in ...

Students return to online learning following April Break

By Brock Weir Ontario students will return to online learning following April Break. Premier Doug Ford and Education Minister Stephen Lecce announced Monday that schools ...

Upcoming battery collection helps keep community, environment safe: Region

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Disposing of batteries safely can be a hassle, but the dangers of putting batteries into the regular garbage ...

Southlake Run offers flexibility in supporting healthcare

By Brock Weir Since the start of the global pandemic, every day has been a marathon all its own for the doctors, nurses and staff ...

Cycling to highlight impacts of potential Highway 413

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter There has been plenty of Caledon residents supporting the Stop the 413 campaign by placing signs in their ...

“Emergency brake” will provide more time to get vaccines in arms: MPP Jones

By ROB PAUL Local Journalism Initiative Reporter On Thursday, April 1, Caledon Mayor Allan Thompson held a virtual town hall meeting for the public and ...

Sports

That’s it for Junior A hockey: League calls it quits for season

By Brian Lockhart The Ontario Junior Hockey League has formally announced the cancellation of the 2020/21 season. It’s not like the League had a real ...

Sport Aurora bringing forward All Sport One Day program

By Robert Belardi  Proponents of sport in the community are gearing up full days of activities for everyone aged six and up this year.  Sport ...

Caledon Tennis Club up and running early

By Robert Belardi  Time to jump up out of your seats and into the sunshine, Caledon.  Not only is golf back, but the Caledon Tennis ...

Robert’s Rant: Baylor played with nothing to lose

By Robert Belardi  OPINION In Monday night’s NCAA men’s national title game, you could tell one team competed as if they had nothing to lose.  ...

Constable Adam McEachern completes record Murph Challenge in 24 hours

 By Robert Belardi  Caleb McEachern has been on the autism watch since he was three-and-a-half years old.  Just around 10 months ago, Caleb and his ...

Robert’s Rant: Raptors trade deadline wasn’t bad at all

By Robert Belardi  OPINION Annually, the NBA Trade Deadline has a proclivity for flustering our very passionate basketball souls or leaving us clinging on to ...

Canadian Premier League approved Saskatoon franchise

By Robert Belardi  When Alan Simpson first caught wind a domestic soccer league was coming to Canada, he immediately picked up the phone.  “I called ...

Caledon SC announces registration for 2021 season

By Robert Belardi  Caledon Soccer Club is open for registration for the 2021 season.  The club announced their return split with two-pronged announcements: the first ...

Gonzaga Bulldogs looking for history this March Madness

By Robert Belardi  This could be one of the greatest NCAA teams ever assembled.  The Gonzaga Bulldogs went 26-0 this year and will look to ...

Minor hockey calls it a season but CMHA hopes for spring opportunities

By Robert Belardi  Caledon Minor Hockey Association has officially cancelled the rest of their hockey season, the association announced on March 1.  Following an “executive ...

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