Headliners - May 28, 2015

Town nixes facilitation over land uses

By Bill Rea The Town is not going along with facilitation to deal with land use issues in Bolton. Caledon councillors reached that conclusion Tuesday night, before a standing-room-only crowd after haring from several delegations representing both sides of the ...

The Art of Politics to be discussed at Mill

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes when politicians get together? How the laws that govern our democracy are created and established? What it ...

Peel offering excess waste collection

Starting this week and running until May 29, Peel Region residents can take advantage of a two-week excess waste collection for curbside pick-up. During the ...

JUICE AT FARMERS MARKET
Sunday saw the Inglewood Spring Festival at Inglewood Park, representing the first event of the year for the Inglewood Farmers Market. The Market itself will be opening June 10, and will be running Wednesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. until Oct. 7. Susan Graham, from Riverdale Farm, is one of the organizers this year. Her booth featured this blender for making juice, powered by this exercise bike. She watched as Councillor Doug Beffort gave it a try.
Photo by Bill Rea

JUICE AT FARMERS MARKET

Kids are back in school

By Bill Rea After three weeks off, secondary students in the Peel District School Board are back in class. Classes resumed yesterday (Wednesday) morning after ...

Meeting on Bolton heritage conservation Wednesday

The public is invited to attend the second in a series of community consultation meetings to discuss progress on the draft plan and guidelines for ...

Procyon holding fundraiser

Procyon Wildlife will be holding a Yard and Bake sale fundraiser this Saturday. It will be in the Home Hardware parking lot in Tottenham from ...

Enjoy the 165th Schomberg Agricultural Fair this weekend

By Mark Pavilons The 165th Schomberg Agricultural Spring Fair returns with the theme “Past, Present, Future — 165 and Still We Thrive.” The fair opens ...

Sports

English hurls Dodgers to 2-1 record with 6-0 win

By Jake Courtepatte It’s been a roller coaster of a season for the Bolton Dodgers AA-baseball team, and they’re only three games in. The Dodgers ...

Sports DQ Athletes of the Week — May 28, 2015

Mayfield grad on Women’s National Soccer Team

By Bill Rea Reaching the level that puts one on the Woman’s National Soccer team is a big accomplishment, and Ashley Lawrence can confirm that. ...

Brewers in tough so far in AAA league

By Jake Courtepatte Well, they seemed off on the right foot. After posting a come-from-behind win in their first official game in the AAA Greater ...

George’s extend ball hockey lead

It was easy to remember the final scores in May 19 Inglewood Ball hockey League action, as both matches ended 4-1. The results saw George’s ...

Brewers off to a good start in AAA league

By Jake Courtepatte Just one game into their first season in the Greater Toronto Baseball League, the Bolton Brewers are proving that they belong there. ...

Conor Swail guided Simba de la Roque over this jump on his way Sunday to victory in the $50,000 RAM Equestrian Grand Prix.

Conor Swail had good week at first show jumping event of season

By Bill Rea Conor Swail always seems to do well when he competes locally, and that was certainly the case Sunday. He was on top ...

DQ Athletes of the Week — May 21, 2015

George’s are alone at top in IBHL standings

There were two nights of action last week in the Inglewood Ball Hockey League. When the lights were turned out after last Thursday night’s play, ...

Caledon Cougars under-15 girls bring home Provincial gold

It was an undefeated season for the Caledon Cougars U15 girls heading to London for provincials, where they successfully maintained the trend. Their team is ...

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Volunteering and job search to be discussed today

Are you looking for ways to update your skills while helping your community? Jobs Caledon at Caledon Community Services (CCS) at the Royal Courtyards in Bolton ...

Conservation Youth Corps is a natural fit for summer

Registration for Credit Valley Conservation’s (CVC) popular Conservation Youth Corps (CYC) Program is now open. High school students can earn volunteer hours by participating in ...

Feds and Province help fund Torch Relay in Caledon

By Bill Rea As if there’s not a lot already on the schedule in Caledon June 13, the Pan Am Torch is slated to pass ...

Albion Hills Farm gets added help from Mars

Workers from the Mars Food Corporation visited Albion farms to volunteer their time recently. Employees from Mars Food visited the farm to celebrate their five-year ...

Thompson says Town keeps working to meet challenges

By Bill Rea Although he’s only been on the job a couple of months, Mayor Allan Thompson seems pretty pleased with the way things are ...

Resident creates life-size TARDIS on his property

By Mark Pavilons We all like to get away from it all at times. For one resident, all he has to do is walk across his ...

Downey on CCS board

By Josh Braun Councillor Johanna Downey is the Town’s representative Caledon Community Services (CCS). She will serve the term of council which ends in 2018 ...

SHOW JUMPING RETURNS TO EQUESTRIAN PARK
What promises to be a very busy season of show jumping got its start last week, as the Caledon Pan Am Equestrian Park in Palgrave hosted the Classic at Palgrave Phase 1. The final event of the week was the $50,000 RAM Equestrian Grand Prix. Christian Sorensen of Caledon was competing on Zellobee. He completed the course without knocking down any rails, but he took about a second and a half too long to do it. The event was won by Conor Swail. Turn to Sports section for more on the event.			Photo by Bill Rea

SHOW JUMPING RETURNS TO EQUESTRIAN PARK

Regional councillors make another attempt at starting facilitation

By Bill Rea Efforts heated up again last week at Peel Region to bring in a facilitator to address land use issues in Caledon. Mississauga ...

Town council to discuss facilitation Tuesday

Bringing in a facilitator to address land use issues in Caledon has been discussed a lot lately at the Peel Regional council table. Caledon council ...

Strike Poll

Do you think Sunday’s broadcast of the Academy Awards presentation was worth watching?