MOUNT FOREST - The North Wellington Health Care (NWHC) board of directors met on April 16 to hear updates from the Palmerston and District Hospital (PDH) Foundation and the Louise Marshall Hospital (LMH) Redevelopment Fundraising Campaign.
A weekly report prepared by the staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA). If you require further information, regarding this report, call the Elora Resource Centre at 519-846-0941. Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For technical information, call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or visit the OMAFRA website: www.ontario.ca/omafra
GUELPH - Kortright Hills Neighbourhood Group and 26th Guelph Scouting Group will be teaming up for the fourth annual 26th Scout Group Compost Fundraiser on May 2. The fundraiser will be held between 9am and 2pm at Kortright Hills Public School at 23 Ptarmigan Dr. in Guelph.
GUELPH - Guelph Youth Singers (GYS) are hosting VoiceDance! at the River Run Centre at 7pm on May 30.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Emergency Preparedness Week 2015 runs from May 3 to 9.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Wellington County OPP and the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin have announced the launch of an Integrated Mobile Police and Crisis Team (IMPACT).
GUELPH - A travelling exhibition created by the Columbus Centre in Toronto that documents Italian Canadian experiences during the Second World War is coming to the Guelph Civic Museum. Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Times: Italian Canadian Experiences During WWII will open on Friday, April 24, with a reception starting at 6.30 pm.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Local Scouting youth are challenging their communities to make an extra effort to be kinder to one another by performing a good turn for a neighbour, family, friend or the community during Scouts Canada’s 6th annual Good Turn Week from April 25 – May 3.
TORONTO - April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario (PSSO) will be dedicating its efforts to spreading awareness and raising funds for those affected.
CAMBRIDGE - A 40-day public consultation period is underway on amendments to a plan to protect the sources of municipal drinking water in the Grand River watershed.
GUELPH - The ability to track vital health data in real time on a smart phone or tablet is now a reality with a new Horse Health Tracker App from Equine Guelph.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Local horse facilities are set to shine this year, capitalizing on an international presence during the 2015 Pan American Games.
STRATFORD - There has been a changing of the guard at the Perth-Wellington Provincial Liberal Association following its annual general meeting in March.
PERTH-WELLINGTON - Following the government’s recent announcement that hydro bills will increase by an average of $137 next year, Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece has ramped up efforts to put an end to skyrocketing hydro rates.