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Shelter seeks township support
DARRYL KNIGHT The Standard
Uxbridge murder court date set
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
NORTH DURHAM: The organization behind the New Animal Shelter for Uxbridge-Scugog (NASUS) is looking ahead, with exciting developments and multiple fundraising efforts planned for the coming months. Executives Ginger Jackson and Art Matthews provided councillors with an update at Scugog Council Chambers on Monday, April 14...MORE   UXBRIDGE: The accused in the February slaying of Uxbridge's Richard Morrison made a court appearance this week, ahead of the case moving to a judicial pre-trial next month...MORE
 

Climate change experts warn of 'exteme weather to come'
DARRYL KNIGHT The Standard
  Sunshine List grows in Durham
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
NORTH DURHAM: At Scugog council's meeting on April 14, the Durham Region Roundtable on Climate Change (DRRCC) expressed their concerns about extreme weather...MORE
  NORTH DURHAM: North Durham was well represented on the recently released 2013 public sector salary disclosure list, the annual listing of public sector employees who earned more than $100,000...MORE
 


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Goodbye Dave
By Darryl Knight
 
  Like many others recently, I was both shocked and saddened by the tragic death of Saginaw Spirit centre and Toronto native Terry Trafford, who died after committing suicide in his pick-up truck in at Walmart parking lot after being cut from the team...MORE
 
  The Standard Newspaper delivers local news, sports, entertainment, events to North Durham When the Levee Breaks
By Benjamin Priebe
 
As this long and snowy winter passes, and the warmer weather draws closer, there is going to be a lot of melting snow and freshly-exposed lawns...MORE
     
The Standard Newspaper delivers local news, sports, entertainment, events to North Durham No Leafs, But the Show Must Go On
By Joe LeBouthillier
  Hello Standard readers. Before I proceed, my last name is pronounced as follows: Leh-Boo-thee-aye, or for those of you who speak French: Leh-Bootch-Ee-Aye. If you butchered it, that’s OK. I’ve heard every failed attempt...MORE  
       
 

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Members of the Port Perry Legion and Port Perry Army Cadets performed their
       


(From left) Krista Duke, Roland Goreski, Margaret Ayres,

 
The First Port Perry Scouts want to help with your spring
HONOURING VIMY RIDGE
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
Members of the Port Perry Legion and Port Perry Army Cadets performed their annual Vimy Ridge remembrance ceremony on Wednesday, April 9, around the monument at 181 Perry St. In attendance were Scugog Township councillors and Mayor Mercier. Phone 905-985-8502 for more information on The Legion, and see more photos here.
       

CAMPKINS CARES
DARRYL KNIGHT The Standard
(From left) Krista Duke, Roland Goreski, Margaret Ayres, Brianna McDonald and Brad Campkin are busy preparing for next weekend, when Campkins RV Centre on Hwy. 12 will be holding their annual open house featuring a barbeque in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters North Durham on April 26 and 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Campkins will match all donations, and over the past 18 years, their open house has raised almost $30,000 in support of BBBSND programs.

  SCRAP FOR SCOUTS
DARRYL KNIGHT The Standard
The First Port Perry Scouts want to help with your spring
cleaning! On Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., they will hold a collection for unwanted scrap metal, electronics, batteries, bottles, and cans - proceeds will go directly to the Scout Hall Restoration Fund. For home pickup, or more information, call Jon at 905-260-8020.

St. Paul’s Anglican Spring Sale in Uxbridge

Port Perry’s Kennedy Feasby had another excellent winter on the speed skating oval, setting a number


The Pub
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN SPRING SALE IN UXBRIDGE
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
Kyle Stennit and Jamilynn Wilson, purveyors of Dead End Art, were two of the many vendors selling homemade creative art at St. Paul’s Anglican Spring Sale in Uxbridge, on Saturday, April 12. They can be found on-line by clicking here.
KENNEDY FEASBY SPEEDS PAST THE COMPETITION
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
Port Perry’s Kennedy Feasby had another excellent winter on the speed skating oval, setting a number of provincial records in short and long track speedskating
THE PUB GRAND OPENING
BENJAMIN PRIEBE The Standard
The Pub, a new bar and restaurant located at 136 Water St. in Port Perry, celebrated its Grand Opening on Saturday, April 12. Jen Scott, Bartender, pulled pints for her smiling patrons and many local residents dropped in to see the new interior and menu.

 

 
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  'Sunshine list'  http://www.fin.gov.on.ca/en/publications/  
  Uxbridge BIA — http://uxbridgebia.ca/  
  Garbage collection changes — www.durham.ca/waste    
 
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