WELLINGTON COUNTY – Ward 5 county councillor Mary Lloyd is the new chair of the county’s library board. Lloyd was elected chair for the 2023-2024 term at the board’s Jan. 11 meeting.
COVID cases down across WDGPH region; hospitalizations steady
WELLINGTON COUNTY – Confirmed COVID-19 cases are down this week across the Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health (WDGPH) region, while hospitalizations remain steady.
Puslinch offering residents online survey to inform budget decisions
ABERFOYLE – Puslinch has launched its annual community engagement survey to gain citizen feedback on the township’s proposed 2023 budget.
Applications open for Community Services Recovery Fund
WELLINGTON COUNTY – Local community groups can apply for funding through the Government of Canada’s Community Services Recovery Fund (CSRF).
Truck driver, company charged in three-vehicle crash in Mapleton
MAPLETON – A commercial truck driver and business from Aylmer have been charged in a three-vehicle crash here on Tuesday that injured one person and caused damage on a nearby residential property.
Township receives over $700,000 in latest OLG payment
ELORA – Centre Wellington will receive over $700,000 in its latest payment from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) for hosting Elements Casino Grand River in Elora.
Strathcona Cup tours curling rinks in Mount Forest, Elora and Fergus
International curling event – Strathcona Cup tournament games were held at the Mount Forest…
Tree of Remembrance raises almost $50,000 for Hospice Wellington
GUELPH – Officials at Hospice Wellington are expressing gratitude to the community for a successful Tree of Remembrance campaign it held in December.
Police beat: Business break-in
ABERFOYLE – On Jan. 12 at about 12:05am, Wellington County OPP responded to a report of a theft…
Marsville Lions Club breakfast cancelled until future notice
MARSVILLE – The Marsville Lions Club is cancelling its Last Saturday Breakfast that was scheduled at Marsville Hall later this month.
St. John’s Elora getting back to Bach
ELORA – St. John Anglican Church in Elora is relaunching its monthly concert series including several events focusing on the music of J.S. Bach and recitals featuring soloists from the parish choir.
Beau Dixon’s Freedom! coming to River Run Centre
GUELPH – Celebrate the Black artists who helped shape popular music with Freedom! at River Run Centre on Feb. 4 at 8pm.
Guelph Youth Music Centre announces new executive director
GUELPH – Samantha Zimmerman is the Guelph Youth Music Centre’s (GYMC) new executive director.
Over 90% of Amber Alerts lead to child’s safe recovery
ORILLIA – Police say Amber Alerts really do make a difference in saving the lives of children.
Full steam ahead for STEAM club at St. Francis of Assisi
GUELPH – Educators at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School are going above and beyond to encourage science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math (STEAM) learning in their junior students.