A person using a tractor to cut grass on the shoulder of a road near Lucan died Friday afternoon after the vehicle flipped, Middlesex OPP said. Read More
‘It’s really a situation that needs attention right now’
Nothing perks up an older shopping mall like a doggy daycare. At least, that’s what boosters say about a proposal to rezone Westmount Shopping Centre to allow a kennel. McCor Management operates the mall and applied for the change to allow Dogtopia to offer daycare, boarding and grooming services. “It’s a great fit,” Ward 10 […]
Grey County homeowners, on average, will pay $29.30 more in county property tax this year. That represents a 2.88 per cent tax rate increase for homes not on the water, with an average 2016 assessed value to $279,580. The tax increase represents $10.48 per $100,000 assessment. County council unanimously approved the budget without comment. Budget […]
The former Ford assembly plant site south of London has been sold, The Free Press has learned. “Definitely, it’s been sold,” Peter Whatmore, senior vice-president for CBRE Southwestern Ontario, which listed the site, said Friday. He couldn’t provide any details in order to protect client confidentiality, Whatmore said. Sources told The London Free Press in […]
Band residents are being asked to stay at home for the two week closure and avoid gatherings of any kind.
The province is investing over $3.6 million locally to help recruit, train and develop employees for both the manufacturing and healthcare sectors. Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker made the funding announcement Tuesday. The Owen Sound headquartered Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium of Canada (EMC) is receiving $2,851,171 to help manufacturing companies throughout the province recruit, hire […]