Meeting on UCDSB’s pupil accommodation review process tonight in Smiths Falls

Meeting on UCDSB’s pupil accommodation review process tonight in Smiths Falls

There’s a public meeting in Smiths Falls tonight discussing the Upper Canada District School Board’s pupil accommodation review process.

The Board is hearing from parents and the public to gather input regarding proposals to improve programming opportunities for students – a process that could see more than a dozen schools ...

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Appeal received to Rideau Lakes restructuring plan

Appeal received to Rideau Lakes restructuring plan

An appeal has been received at Rideau Lakes Township on Council's recent decision to amalgamate Newboro and North Crosby wards and to reduce the size of Council by one member.

The appeal came in last week. The township says it will be sending the necessary documentation package to the Ontario Municipal ...

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In Focus – Fri January 27, 2017 – Heart and Stroke Awareness Month: Joanne Raven & Kim Ducharme

Health Promoter for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers, Joanne Raven from Community and Primary Health Care & Kim Ducharme join Bob to talk about Heart and Stroke Awareness Month.

Listen to the interview.

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Armstrong rink moves on to finals at Canadian Jr. Women’s Curling Championship

Armstrong rink moves on to finals at Canadian Jr. Women’s Curling Championship

Perth native Hailey Armstrong will go for gold at the 2017 Canadian Women’s Curling Championships in British Columbia.

A 6-2 win over Saskatchewan’s Kaitlyn Jones clinched first place in the championship pool round robin, and a perfect 9-0 record for the tournament.

“It feels really good,” said Armstrong speaking with ...

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Kingston Convict on the run caught in Cornwall

Kingston Convict on the run caught in Cornwall

A Kingston prisoner who escaped earlier this week from a halfway house is back in police custody after being arrested in Cornwall.

51 year-old David Maracle is a convicted rapist and designated long-term offender.

He ran off from the Henry Trail Community Correctional Facility Sunday evening.

Cornwall Police say Maracle ...

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New policy at UCDSB aims to enhance transparency and accountability

New policy at UCDSB aims to enhance transparency and accountability

The Upper Canada District School Board has approved a new Public Concerns Resolution Policy.

In a release, the Board says the policy enhances the board’s commitment to transparency and accountability.

It does so by clarifying that stakeholders can address concerns through a new Public Complaints Resolution Procedure that will soon ...

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