Aiden Coles led the London Western club to individual and team gold in the under-18 boys class at the Canadian cross country championships in Ottawa this past weekend. Read More
On wildcard weekend in the National Football League the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds put up a touchdown against the Owen Sound Attack to sweep the weekend set in style. The ‘Hounds notched a pair of power-play goals and picked up their second shorthanded tally in as many games to top the Bears 6-1 at the […]
Standing in a melon field in Myanmar, the former Burma, in the same spot where it’s likely his father’s plane crashed near the end of the Second World War in 1945, Duncan Hunter said he was speechless. “It was jaw-dropping,” Hunter, a retired Western University chemistry professor, said of that moment five years ago in […]
Bruce Power’s supplier partners marked rememberance day with a couple of substantial donations. That includes a $50,000 donation to Wounded Warriors Canada, as well as a $13,000 donation to Royal Canadian Legion branches in Grey and Bruce counties. Bruce Power and its supplier partners have donated over a $1 million to Wounded wariers The charity provides programs that assist with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), trauma recovery, education, job skills training, and veterans transitioning to civilian life. “Wounded Warriors Canada and the Royal Canadian Legion play an incredibly important role in the lives of thousands of Canadian military members, veterans, first responders and their families,” said Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power’s President and CEO. “Bruce Power and our supplier partners are proud to continue supporting these organizations in honour of the achievements and sacrifices of Canadians during wartime, in peacekeeping operations around the world, and responding to events here at home.” “Bruce Power has stood beside us since our inception and, year-after-year, they continue to highlight their care, compassion and support for our injured Veterans and their family members,” said Scott Maxwell, Executive Director, Wounded Warriors Canada. “At a time when we’re seeing unprecedented demand for our mental health services, we couldn’t be more grateful for the continued support from Bruce Power and its supply chain partners.” The Bruce Power Charitable Events Sponsorship Program aligns the company’s vendor partners with local, provincial and national non-profit organizations that focus on Indigenous youth, health and wellness organizations, Canadian veterans and local Legions, food banks, provincial vaccination efforts, and hospital foundations. A total of 37 suppliers supported the program, which will donate more than $500,000 to these initiatives in 2021.
Public health officials are declaring a COVID-19 outbreak at a London French-language elementary school, less than two weeks into the start of the school year. The Middlesex-London Health Unit declared the outbreak at École élémentaire La Pommeraie, in southwest London, Friday after a fourth person at the school tested positive for COVID-19. The health unit’s […]