Posted May 25 -
New Tecumseth council will host a public meeting
Monday for Hemson
Consulting's proposed updated fee schedule of development charges
(DCs), beginning at 6 pm, and prior to the regular council meeting at 7.
Posted May 24 -
Brandy Rafeek, who was appointed Tuesday night as the Simcoe County
District School Board trustee for Adjala-Tosorontio, Essa, and CFB
Borden, to fill a resignation vacancy, has filed to keep the seat in
the October 2018 elections.
Posted May 23
- Brandy Rafeek, pictured above centre, with Simcoe
County District School Board Chairperson Peter Beacock, left, and
Director of Education Steve Blake, was appointed last night as trustee
for Adjala-Tosorontio, Essa, and CFB Borden. Ms. Rafeek, from Utopia,
replaces Wayne Clements who resigned from the Board in March. She was
picked on the first ballot over five others, including Derek
Vernon-Browne from Angus.
Posted May 23 -
Archie Duckworth has filed to run for Essa councillor in Ward 1 Angus.
May 23 - Banting Memorial High School's Gr 12 Politics
class hosted a Simcoe-Grey all-candidates meeting this morning for the
June 7 provincial elections. From top right: Jim Wilson, PC; David
Matthews, NDP; and Dan Hambly, Liberal, took questions from students.
(Jesseca Perry, Green Party, was absent). The session was "to encourage
millennial voters and demonstrate to them how the provincial government
effects the daily lives of students."
Posted May 22
- The Essa Township Historical Society will be kicking off its 40th
anniversary with the unveiling of a calendar to celebrate its members'
work over the past four decades this Saturday, May 26. Formed at a
meeting in Egbert in 1979, the society has worked for four decades to
conserve and celebrate the township's heritage through local histories.
plaques and other work. The unveiling will take part during the
society's meeting at the township library in Thornton at 1:30 p.m.
Posted May 18
- Lisbeth Prime, centre, of Beeton was surprised when her two recently
discovered sisters, Ulla (left) and Brita (right) both from Denmark,
arrived on May 17 to celebrate her birthday. Supper held at The Club at
Bondhead with her son and daughter-in-law joining as well her two
Canadian sisters and a brother-in-law.