ALNWICK/HALDIMAND -- Several Alnwick/Haldimand Township fire vehicles were either not working or couldn't do the required job during a barn fire on Grills Road recently, councillors heard at their most recent meeting.But that did not impede the successful extinguishing of the burning hay bails and the barn, or from the fire spreading to nearby stru
PORT HOPE - A pair of brothers had to abandone their sailboat after running into a sandbar at the entrance to the marina Tuesday.
Cobourg police and Parachute Canada are teaming up to take part in National Teen Driver Safety Week (NTDSW), a campaign that raises awareness for drug-impaired driving among teens. It is reported that within the past 10 years, one in four teens who died in a motor vehicle accident had tested positive for cannabis.National Teen Driver Safety Week co
COBOURG -- Many libraries have book clubs, but not many have the creative kind of monthly book clubs that have been launched by the folks at the Cobourg Public Library.
COBOURG -- The Town of Cobourg's seventh annual Cobourg Day on Oct. 30 will include an element of heritage in this Canada 150 year, with an 1867 municipal council re-enactment.
ROSENEATH -- This is quite a landmark year on many fronts, Jill Fanning says -- Canada 150, Alderville's 180th anniversary and the 50th anniversary of Roseneath Centennial Public School.As head of the school's parent council, Fanning is working with Shelley Newton and Ian Hartford to make the Nov. 3-4 celebrations will be a time to remember for the
NORTHUMBERLAND -- More than a year after Medical Assistance In Dying became legal on June 6, 2016, Northumberland patients' requests for such assistance have been complied with -- in certain cases where the criteria set out in legislation were met.Interviewed in early October, Northumberland Hills Hospital chief of staff Dr. Mukesh Bhargava was una
COBOURG -- Partners in the newly licenced medical marijuana growing facility in Cobourg plan to make it the largest marijuana-producing facility in the world.
A taxi was stolen from Port Hope early Tuesday morning, and police are looking for leads.