Ten-time Olympian Ian Millar of Perth, won the $1.5-million CP International on Sunday to close out the Spruce Meadows Masters tournament.
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The Canadian Food Grains Market that was held in Kemptville each Saturday since mid-July has closed up for the year. It raised almost $3,000 to help feed those in need globally. Any produce remaining each week was delivered to the local food bank.
Are you dreaming of winning a home of your own? The CHEO Dream of a Lifetime 2014 Lottery gives you that chance, and tickets go on sale Monday. The doors to the CHEO dream home open to the media Monday morning and the specifics of this year’s lottery will be revealed.
Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark was in Merrickville Friday with a cheque. He presented representatives from the Friends of the Merrickville Turbine group with a cheque from the Ontario Trillium Foundation for $14,300.
Police are investigating two stabbings in Ottawa over the weekend. An 18-year-old man is in hospital with after being stabbed in the abdomen in the west end of Ottawa early last night.
If you plan to enter the U.S. at Prescott today leave yourself a little extra time. The Prescott port of entry will be reduced from four to two lanes until 4 p.m. due to construction work.
Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Campaign is on this week! Proceeds from your $1 Smile Cookie will be donated local charities.
A celebration of life is being held for the woman killed last Saturday during the Ride the Rideau event. Laurie Strano, 40, was killed when she collided with a garbage truck on River Road as she was riding in the charity event supporting the Ottawa Hospital Foundation. She was a mother of two, and an employee of the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre.
The Upper Canada District School Board has passed three motions to ensure the board keeps to the budget passed by trustees in June. Among the motions an administrative hiring freeze, which will be in effect until March 11 of next year.
12 people are running to be a Councillor in Smiths Falls. As of this morning the list consists of: Anthony John Humphrey, Bryan Wiltsie, John Maloney, Lorraine Allen, Roger Dupuis, Jay Brennan, Dawn Quinn, Joe Gallipeau, Christopher Cummings, Sheldon Giff ,James Benda and Adam Brian Gariepy