February 2018

Carleton Place Mayor Antonakos calls for judicial inquiry into “actions and transgressions” of Council

February 12, 2018 by
Carleton Place Mayor Antonakos calls for judicial inquiry into “actions and transgressions” of Council

Carleton Place Mayor Louis Antonakos is calling for a judicial inquiry into the “actions and transgressions” of his fellow council members, which he says is “no longer effective in honestly serving the community at an acceptable level in accordance with the Municipal Act.”

Antonakos released a statement Saturday that accused ...

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Perth Legion undergoing restructuring as Provincial Command takes over operations

February 12, 2018 by
Perth Legion undergoing restructuring as Provincial Command takes over operations

Branch 244 of the Royal Canadian Legion in Perth is undergoing some restructuring.  The Royal Canadian Legion Provincial Command has taken over running of the branch.

Lake 88 was able to secure a copy of the letter sent from Provincial Command to Branch 244, dated January 8th. It reads in ...

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Battle of Ontario round 4 tonight on Lake 88

February 10, 2018 by
Battle of Ontario round 4 tonight on Lake 88

The Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs renew the Battle of Ontario tonight in Toronto, and we have it for you on Lake 88.

Join us for the pre-game at 6:30 followed by the puck drop with Dean and Gord at 7:00.

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In Focus – Fri February 9, 2018 – Tay Valley Reeve Keith Kerr & CAO Larry Donaldson

February 9, 2018 by
In Focus – Fri February 9, 2018 – Tay Valley Reeve Keith Kerr & CAO Larry Donaldson

Tay Valley Reeve Keith Kerr, CAO Larry Donaldson, joins us to discuss the decision to uphold the findings of a report focusing on workplace harassment against one of its Councillors.

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Carleton Place revises conditions for Bodnar Lands development

February 9, 2018 by
Carleton Place revises conditions for Bodnar Lands development

Carleton Place Town Council voted to forward a set of revised draft conditions for the development of the Bodnar Lands subdivision.

The decision was not unanimous due thanks to a storm water management pond which, as proposed in the draft, would discharge into the Intake Protection Zone for the town’s ...

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Familiar face takes on interim Fire Chief role in Rideau Lakes

February 9, 2018 by
Familiar face takes on interim Fire Chief role in Rideau Lakes

The Township of Rideau Lakes has appointed a familiar face to the role of Interim Fire Chief.

Chief Steve Fournier (pictured) joins the Township with over 30 years of experience in rural firefighting, with his most recent post being the Fire Chief for the Town of Perth, from which he ...

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Sens welcome Preds in Turris’ first game in Ottawa since blockbuster trade

February 8, 2018 by
Sens welcome Preds in Turris’ first game in Ottawa since blockbuster trade

Kyle Turris makes his return to Ottawa tonight as the Senators host his new team, the Nashville Predators.

We have it for you, with the pre-game coming right after Junior Hockey Talk on Lake 88 at 7, followed by the puck drop with Dean and Gord at 7:30.

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In Focus – Thurs February 8, 2018 – Healthy Bodies Healthy Minds: The Health Unit’s Dana Hawthorne & Danielle Labonte

February 8, 2018 by
In Focus – Thurs February 8, 2018 – Healthy Bodies Healthy Minds: The Health Unit’s Dana Hawthorne & Danielle Labonte

The Health Unit’s Dana Hawthorne and Danielle Labonte Public Health Nutritionists and Registered Dietitians join us to talk about the Healthy Bodies Healthy Minds Campaign.

 

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Smiths Falls Bears continue quest for Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup – Interview, Coach Rhoden and Luke Bell on Lake 88

February 8, 2018 by
Smiths Falls Bears continue quest for Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup – Interview, Coach Rhoden and Luke Bell on Lake 88

Smiths Falls Peewee Bears' Coach Keith Rhoden and player Luke Bell visited Dave White to give the very latest on the team's quest for the Chevrolet Good Deeds Cup.

You can find out how you can help the team score the victory by listening to the interview below.

 

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CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights – from the meeting held on February 6, 2018

February 8, 2018 by
CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights – from the meeting held on February 6, 2018

School Profile – Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School The Ontario Catholic School Trustees’ Association announced the finalists for the Stewards of Creation video contest at the OCSTA Annual Catholic Trustees Seminar on January 19. The contest challenged Ontario Catholic schools to demonstrate how they are protecting and caring for the ...

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