Author Archives: Bob Perreault

Smiths Falls Council moves meetings to accessible location due to injury

December 15, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Council moves meetings to accessible location due to injury

The next three meeting of Smiths Falls council and committee will be held at the Kinsmen’s Pavilion in Lower Reach Park.

At a special Council meeting held immediately after the regular committee meeting on December 11th, 2017, Smiths Falls council passed a by-law to allow them to move their council ...

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No place like home! Sens begin home stand by hosting Rangers

December 13, 2017 by

The Senators return home from a lengthy road trip with a home game against the New York Rangers tonight.

Join us for the pre-game at 6:30 followed by the puck drop at 7, on Lake 88!

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Perth woman helping local seniors with Christmastime ‘Adopt a Grandparent’ program

December 12, 2017 by
Perth woman helping local seniors with Christmastime ‘Adopt a Grandparent’ program

A Perth Woman is once again raising money and buying gifts for seniors who may be alone over Christmas through the “Adopt a Grandparent” program that she started last year.

Janet Carleton is the woman behind the project, though she told us it truly is a community effort.

“I go ...

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Sens look to snap streak as they head to Montreal

November 29, 2017 by

The Ottawa Senators are in Montreal where they hope to snap their six-game losing streak as they take on the Montreal Canadians.

The Canadians are suddenly hot with Carey Price back in between the pipes, while new Senator Matt Duchene finally scored his first goal with his new team last ...

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Build a Mountain of Food campaign hits Smiths Falls today!

November 25, 2017 by

We're building a mountain of food today in Smiths Falls!

Drop on by to Andress' YIG, Food Basics, Garden Market or Giant Tiger between 9 and 4 to drop off your donation and listen for live reports on Lake 88 throughout the morning!

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Cops, Crime Stoppers and Coffee event scheduled for Sunday in Smiths Falls

November 17, 2017 by
Cops, Crime Stoppers and Coffee event scheduled for Sunday in Smiths Falls

The following was submitted by Smiths Falls Crime Stoppers. 

So often we all face the same dilemma and the same set of important questions such as: ‘Where will I get a great cup of coffee this weekend?’ and ‘Will there be interesting people to talk to over that coffee?’ and ...

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LHIN’s Patient and Family Advisory Committee named

November 16, 2017 by
LHIN’s Patient and Family Advisory Committee named

The South East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is pleased to announce that selection of the Patient and Family Advisory Committee (PFAC) has been finalized.

Working together to improve the health care system, committee members will be active participants, not only in regionally-focused PFAC meetings but also on local sub-region ...

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Lanark County Police Report

November 15, 2017 by
Lanark County Police Report

Between Monday November 6, 2017 and Monday November 13, 2017 officers from the Lanark Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 368 calls for service.

The calls included:

37 Motor Vehicle Collisions including: Car / Deer                   15      Parking Lots                  6 Single Motor Vehicle 5

 

Impaired Drivers

At 5:36pm on Monday November ...

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Lorne St. in Smiths Falls to re-open, but final layer of asphalt to come next year

November 15, 2017 by
Lorne St. in Smiths Falls to re-open, but final layer of asphalt to come next year

It’s almost done, but not quite, and as the weather continues to descend into winter it looks like Lorne Street in Smiths Falls won’t get its final layer of asphalt until next year.

“The late start on the Lorne Street project in July of this year, when all the funding ...

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Redblacks and Riders tangle on Lake 88!

November 12, 2017 by

We've got the Ottawa Redblacks and Saskatchewan Roughriders playing in the Easter Division Semi-Final today at 1pm!

The winner moves on to take on the Argos in the East Championship next week for a shot at the Grey Cup in Ottawa.

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