Gardening ‘Harvest Show’ at Old Town Hall, Saturday

ALMONTE & DISTRICT HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY HARVEST SHOW Saturday, August 25, 2018 Competition of flowers, vegetables, floral design, and photography Entries to be placed 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Judging...

Blueberry Tea at Union Hall, Sunday

Sunday, August 26th Join neighbours and friends to enjoy pastry and fruit, along with tea and Equator coffee, at this annual celebration of summer. Doors open...

‘Paddles and Puppets’ brings in funds for AGH

Paddles and Puppets for Almonte Hospital brings smiles to children’s faces and fierce but friendly competition on the water Al Roberts, AGH FVM Foundation Paddles and Puppets...

Yard of the Week: Sheila Furlong

Pasta Salad without Mayo

My Twenty-Five Years in Provence by Peter Mayle

by Edith Cody-Rice Peter Mayle, that prolific promoter of the pleasures of Provence died in January of 2018. This book, his last, was published posthumously...

August 2018 Mars Bright and Large but Low in the Sky

by Pat Browne Recently, a Night Sky Friend recently wrote me to me...: Looking at Mars lately and wondering if you have already or are intending...

What is that … Moth?

Are freshwater fish at risk?

For the Birds and Nature: Summer fun!

Council of Canadians meeting on election issues, August 8

Public Meeting to discuss issues surrounding the upcoming municipal election Wed. August 8, 7:30 -9:00...

Jill McCubbin runs for second term as Almonte Councillor

Jill McCubbin is seeking re-election to Mississippi Mills Council as an Almonte ward Councillor. Jill’s...

Unoffical list of election candidates

According to the municipality's website, the deadline for candidates to file nomination papers for the...

Gloria Leonard — obituary

Leonard, Gloria Lorraine (For all the people that had the opportunity to have known her; she was...

Monique Deguire — obituary

Deguire, Monique Lucie (née Charbonneau) Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on August 10th 2018,...

Mary Rose Chevalier — obituary

Chevalier (nee Wark), Mary Rose  In her 90th year.  Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 13, 2018.  Predeceased...


Droning around Blakeney

by Brent Eades My drone has been feeling rather neglected this summer; what with one thing and another I haven't had many chances to fly it recently. So I took it down to the park at Blakeney Rapids earlier today ......


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Blueberry Tea at Union Hall, Sunday

Bridge lessons offered in Almonte

Gloria Leonard — obituary

Droning around Blakeney


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