Headliners - October 15, 2020

Bolton native drafted by Calgary Flames in 2020 NHL Entry Draft

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Oct. 7 was a long day for Rory Kerins The Caledon native, a reasonable prospect in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, had an idea where he was going to be picked. He was ranked 107 by ...

Rock Garden Farms presented with local leadership award

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Rock Garden Farms can add another community award to the mantle piece after being recognized by Bethell ...

Caledon forced back into Phase 2 as number of COVID-19 cases rise across Peel Region

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER With some areas of Ontario currently in the midst of a ‘second wave’ of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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Bethell Hospice receives $5,400 from 100 Women Caledon

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER The 100 Women Who Care Caledon, though unable to hold their annually meetings in person due to ...

Dress Purple in October to mark Child Abuse Prevention month

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER On Oct. 27 communities across the country will wear purple to honour and support vulnerable children and ...

Local resident continuing with ‘Homemade Masks for Hometown Heroes’ venture

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Carole Williams was enjoying the sunshine in Florida much to the dismay of all Canadian’s who were enjoying the slush, the ...

Galt Family Foundation aims to reward local volunteer work

Written By MARK PAVILONS LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE EDITOR When John and Sandra Galt first moved to King 20 years ago, they were immediately struck by ...

Kim Delahunt reflects on first year at Headwaters hospital

Written By MIKE BAKER When Kim Delahunt looks back on her first 12 months at the helm of Headwaters Health Care Centre, she proudly declares ...

Local brothers have fun launching, building The Mailbox Studio

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Local brothers Thomas and Marcus Dietrich have thunk up a brilliant business idea that will not only ...

Local youth calling on community to support Autism Speaks venture

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER Twelve-year-old Caledon resident Marcus Melfi just can’t help himself. Back in February, the local youngster organized multiple ...

Town hopes to engage local business leaders through Youth Voice Project

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER The Town of Caledon is reaching out to local businesses in an attempt to partner up on ...

Local community foundation laying down roots in Caledon East

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER The Brampton and Caledon Community Foundation has moved locations, settling in Caledon East.  What was once known ...

Modernized Soldiers’ Aid Commission to provide support for recent veterans

Written By BROCK WEIR Modernizing Ontario’s Soldiers’ Aid Commission, established at the height of the First World War, will help ensure veterans of modern conflicts ...

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Headwaters taking appointments for COVID-19 assessment centre

Written By ALYSSA PARKHILL LOCAL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE REPORTER  Due to the recent spike in positive COVID-19 cases in the province, local hospitals are constantly adapting ...

York9 FC players head off on loan to Europe with CPL season finished

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Scottish Championship side Dundee F.C. have secured the signing of York9 FC striker Nicholas Hamilton on loan.  The 24-year-old forward, didn’t ...

Caledon Basketball Academy training indoors in Tottenham

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Caledon Basketball Academy will hold conditioning classes outdoors for as long as the weather permits, before moving to the Tottenham Community ...

Local hockey plays excited as CMHA makes long awaited return to the ice this week

Written By ROBERT BELARDI  Since COVID-19 surged through Canada in March, it was tough to imagine hockey returning anytime soon.  Fast-forward five months and the ...

Dufferin-Caledon athletes supported on their Quest for Gold

Written By ROBERT BELARDI Athletes from Dufferin-Caledon received support from Ontario’s latest Quest for Gold program according to MPP, Sylvia Jones’ news release on September ...

161st Queen’s Plate horse race won by Mighty Heart

Written By ROBERT BELARDI You read the headline right. It was the 161st Queen’s Plate at Woodbine this past weekend.  Not much has changed. There ...

Junior A hockey returning to Ontario next month

Written By ROBERT BELARDI The OJHL released an update on September 5, announcing the return of junior A hockey in Ontario.  The league is set ...

Key takeaways from York9 FC’s short CPL campaign

Written By ROBERT BELARDI You can commiserate for York9 FC. Encomiums written before the tournament suggested the team’s offseason acquisitions had cemented the club as ...

Citizen reporter predicts NHL Stanley Cup conference finals

Written By ROBERT BELARDI It’s finally now down to four team’s in this year’s NHL playoffs.  All four clubs will be playing their final games ...

York9 FC coming back to Ontario following Island Games defeat

Written By ROBERT BELARDI It’s a ubiquitous feeling in the dressing room. Expectations were so high and the result is nowhere, where it should have ...

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