Carleton Place Council discusses drainage issues on Landsdowne Ave.

Carleton Place Council discusses drainage issues on Landsdowne Ave.

At this week’s Physical Environment Committee meeting in Carleton Place, Councillors passed a motion to gather more information and followed by a council discussion regarding the major drainage issue on Lansdowne Avenue south of Arthur Street.

 The issue affects residents in many ways.

Lansdowne Avenue resident Joe Crampton told councillors ...

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Turtle Island pedestrian bridges to remain closed in Smiths Falls as a precaution

Turtle Island pedestrian bridges to remain closed in Smiths Falls as a precaution

The two pedestrian bridges at Turtle Island, linking the commercial area on Lombard Street in Smiths Falls and the park system off Abbot Street, are still closed for safety reasons according to Art Manhire, Director of Community services for the town.

In an effort to relieve high water levels at ...

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In Focus – Wed June 7, 2017 – Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care

In Focus – Wed June 7, 2017 – Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care

Lynda’s guests, Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care tell us about the generous donation their organization received from The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group and how that money will benefit the residents of northern Lanark County.

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Montague Township approves 2017 tax rates

Montague Township approves 2017 tax rates

Montague Township has approved its 2017 tax rates and residential rates have actually gone down, albeit by a small amount.  The township has issued the following notice:

Acting Treasurer Richard Bennett pointed out to Council that 93% of the 2017 tax billings will be for residential properties, 4% for commercial, ...

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Crime Stoppers Report: B&E in Almonte

Crime Stoppers Report: B&E in Almonte

Here is this week’s Crime Stoppers report, a presentation of Advanced Alarms in Smiths Falls. 

Lanark County OPP are looking for your help to identify whoever is responsible for a break, enter and theft at a gas station in Almonte.

On Thursday, May 18 at approximately 4:45 a.m. Francis ...

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Catholic Board, Notre Dame CHS act quickly after offensive Grad Poll discovered online

Catholic Board, Notre Dame CHS act quickly after offensive Grad Poll discovered online

The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario acted quickly to get a graduation online poll that was deemed offensive taken offline in Carleton Place.

It happened at Notre Dame Catholic High School where the grad committee had posted an online poll for graduating students to complete.

However in addition to ...

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