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Saturday, February 29, 2020

$190,000 donation buys anaesthesia machines for AGH

$190,000 donation buys anaesthesia machines for AGH

Former mayor Shaun McLaughlin passes away

Former mayor Shaun McLaughlin passes away

Suspicious package shuts down Almonte post office Thursday

Suspicious package shuts down Almonte post office Thursday

O little town …

O little town …

Hootenanny on Country Street, March 4

Hootenanny     noun,  an informal gathering with folk music and sometimes dancing. Last November Carebridge Community Support hosted a community conversation to discuss “loneliness.” During...

Regular & bid euchre in Appleton, February 29

Visit the North Lanark Regional Museum this Saturday, 29 February for regular and bid Euchre! Admission is only $5 and includes a light lunch...

“My Recovery from Permaculture” — March 4

A new season starts for Carleton Place & District Horticultural Society on March 4th, 2020. The first meeting of this season will be an...

‘The Ten Collective’ third annual exhibit, April 4-5

The Ten Collective Third Annual Exhibit of New Paintings Saturday & Sunday  |  April 4-5, 2020  |  10am-5pm Mississippi Valley Textile Museum  |  Almonte The show will feature...

Birding is not just for birders

Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists Birding (or birdwatching) is one of the fastest-growing hobbies in North America, with 1 in 5 adults participating. It is...

What is that … Summer Memory?

Get ready for Arbour Week in April

Leslie Rintoul — obituary

Leslie Rodger Rintoul Leslie Rintoul died peacefully at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in his 85th year. Beloved husband and...

Jim Paul — obituary

PAUL, James “Jim” Retired Dairy Farmer Mount Blow Farms, Ramsay Twp, Almonte, ON. Jim’s family is saddened to announce his peaceful passing on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, in...

Mississippi Mills Chili Days shuffleboard tournament

Eighteen teams of hardy seniors gathered at the Almonte Arena on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, to play in the Annual Chili Days Shuffleboard Tournament. Decades...

February fundraisers for Senior Games

The local Senior Games Association is planning a series of fundraising games for Mondays in February. Since this summer there will be Ontario-wide games...


Precious keepsakes returned to owner

Dear editor, Yesterday a pair of rings slipped out of my purse. Needless to say, there were lifetime memories attached! Within hours a wonderful lady posted on...

Thanks to Jason Lee and Public Works for quick plumbing fix

My heartfelt thanks to Jason Lee and the Almonte Public Works department for their friendly and prompt assistance. Late Wednesday my basement toilet clogged and a...

‘Nearly Spring’ sale at Almonte Spectacle Shoppe

Don't let the snow fool you -- spring is nearly here! Buy glasses at the Spectacle Shoppe on Houston Drive near the grocery store...

FOR SALE: Exerciser; oak table set

I have a Pro-Form Treadmill exerciser (Clear View, backlit console) bought in 2006 for $919.97 from Sears in Ottawa.  I have the bill and...

Small-town love

Mary O'Reilly kindly agreed to share this gorgeous photo she posted on the Friends of Mississippi Mills Facebook page. Says Mary: Took this photo from upstairs at the Old Town Hall. I love this beautiful town.


Diana’s Quiz, February 29 2020

Leslie Rintoul — obituary

Hootenanny on Country Street, March 4




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