Robbie Burns dinner Jan. 27 in TottenhamPosted January 15 - The annual Robbie Burns Dinner takes place Sat., Jan 27 at the Tottenham Legion in conjunction with the Clans of Tecumseth Pipes and Drums. Tickets are $25 p/p (available at the Legion, 25 Richmond St. E). Cocktails at 5 pm, followed by dinner (Haggis) and entertainment at 6 pm. Traditional Scottish fare, pipe and drum music, highland dancers, and Scottish country dancing instruction with audience participation.
Driver charged in Alliston MVC from last August
Posted January 12 - Nottawasaga OPP have charged a 17-year-old male with careless driving for his role in an August 2, 2017 motor vehicle collision at the Industrial Parkway and King Street intersection in Alliston.
Opioid Advisory Working Group set up in detachment area
Posted January 11 - A Nottawasaga Opioid Advisory Working Group has been formed comprised of local professional agencies and groups who are regularly involved or come in contact with members of the community that are a regular user of opioids (including Heroin, Fentanyl, Oxycodone) or individuals who have knowledge of the extent that opioids are causing harm in the community.
Dowdall, Yeates approved to take on Leitch in Simcoe-Grey
Posted January 10 - Simcoe-Grey Conservatives will be plunged into their first federal nomination contest since 2010 following the Party's acceptance last week of Terry Dowdall and Gillian Yeates as candidates to challenge sitting MP Kellie Leitch.
Alliston man facing numerous driving charges, stabs himself in cover-up try
Posted January 9 - When South Simcoe Police responded to a reported accident early Saturday morning, they found an abandoned vehicle with significant front end damage, whose driver had fled the scene after striking a house in Bradford.
Tottenham Mall owner files new OMB appeal against gas station
Posted January 9 - A proposed new service station and convenience store on Queen Street in Tottenham faces new delays following an OMB appeal filed by Justin Piersanti, owner of the adjacent Tottenham Mall, opposed to a minor variance granted in November by New Tecumseth's Committee of Adjustment.
TNT hockey coaching staff suspended indefinitely pending assault investigation Posted January 8 - The Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA) has suspended the entire bench staff of TNT Minor Hockey Association's Minor Midget AA team pending the outcome of a York Regional Police investigation into an alleged assault of an on-ice official that took place between the second and third period of a Dec. 22, 2017 game between TNT and Newmarket at the Magna Centre.
Piece of Beeton history could move to Alliston
Posted January 8 - A building believed to have been used as a workshop by David Allanson Jones in the 19th century could be relocated to Riverdale Park in Alliston as a means of preserving it.
Cookstown Ag Society AGM Jan. 19
Posted January 8 -The Cookstown Agricultural Society will hold its Annual General Meeting Friday Jan. 19, 2018 at 7 pm (snow date Jan 26) at Churches Farm Supply 3560 7th Line, Innisfil everyone welcome for more info call 705-718-0361.