You can play some golf and help a good cause next weekend. The Seaforth Country Classic Open is happening at the Seaforth Golf Club. It runs from August 1st to 3rd and will raise money for the Canadian Diabetes Association. First prize is $10,000. Visit www.seaforthcountryclassic.com for more information.
Steve Stacey, the executive director of the Local Community Food Centre, is trying his talents in another area. He’s written a book called Stratford Food – An Edible History. It examines the city’s development from the viewpoint of the food industry. He tells us why he decided to write the book: The book discusses things […]
The House of Blessing is looking to “Stuff the Truck” tomorrow. They’ll be collecting donations in front of Food Basics in Stratford. Lisa Stanley with the House of Blessing says they need a lot of help: Stanley tells us why the stocks are so low this time of the year: “Stuff the Truck” runs from […]
An educational video shoot will be blocking a road in Mitchell next week. The video is about the dangers of carbon monoxide. Jordan Crescent will be inaccessible on July 31st from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. to accommodate the shoot.
Three men were arrested after police executed a warrant in Mitchell Wednesday night. OPP officers seized a quantity of drugs from the William Street home as well. The men, a 19-year-old from Stratford, a 35-year-old from West Perth and a 31-year-old also from West Perth, each face drug charges. The 35-year-old has also been charged […]
The 4th Annual Sydney Evans Memorial Run is coming up next month. The yearly event takes place in Stratford to raise funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Organizer Katharine Schmidt explains who Sydney Evans was and why the run is named after her. Schmidt says you can register online or in person. It will […]
Stratford Summer Music’s popular barge shows are back. They kicked off yesterday and will continue today and into the weekend. Today’s performance is set for 12:30PM this afternoon. Artistic producer John Miller says he broke his own rule for tomorrow’s performances at the barge. Miller says tickets are selling quickly for one of their events […]
The School on Wheels Rail Car museum turns 100-years-old this year. Clinton will mark the occasion with a birthday party tomorrow to celebrate the legacy of the traveling classroom that educated kids in remote parts of Canada a century ago. Organizer Carolyn Brophy says the rail car has always had a connection to Clinton. Brophy […]
A 21-year-old man will be hitch hiking for a week. He lost his vehicle and licence for seven days when the OPP caught him doing 144 km/h in a posted 90 km/h zone. It happened on Cut Line Road near Brussels at around 6:30AM Wednesday morning. Police pulled him over and charged him with racing.
A runaway vehicle almost plowed into the St Marys Town Hall. The Perth County OPP was called out Tuesday afternoon. A 34-year-old woman had parked her Jeep on Queen Street East and was walking away when she noticed it roll away. It did a U-turn curve in the middle of the Church Street North intersection. […]