December 2017 Archive

Alliston Lions embody their motto, “We Serve”

Through the generosity of the community, and community partners such as the Everett Fire Fighters, Nottawasaga OPP, Honda, churches, schools and a  large number of ...

Alliston couple issues Habitat for Humanity challenge to local youth

By Brock Weir   Canada 150 has been a year for important discussions about reconciliation – but a local couple is issuing a challenge to ...

Join a local Christmas Bird Count this holiday season

Each year, bird lovers celebrate the joys of winter by joining a Christmas Bird Count. It’s a great way to explore nature while helping to ...

Food drive helps feed families this holiday season

Last Tuesday evening, the Alliston Lions Club & Adjala Tosorontio Fire & Rescue hosted the annual Jim Kenn Memorial Food Drive in Everett. The late ...

Michael Worrod Memorial Fund still helping kids play

Earlier this month, Kerry Worrod, co-founder of the Michael Worrod Memorial Fund, presented members of Help The Kids Play with a cheque for $4,000. Help ...

Baby it’s cold outside, but our windows are warm

By Wendy Gabrek   The winners of the 2017 Christmas Window Decorating Contest, hosted by the Alliston BIA, were recently chosen by a panel of ...

Heroes in many ways, Paramedic Toy Drive saves Christmas for local families

By Wendy Gabrek   County of Simcoe Paramedic Services kicked off the 15th annual Toy Drive on November 17. The Toy Drive benefits local children ...

Alliston family rallies to help son’s business

By Brock Weir   Marilyn Rathke could barely find the words to express the gratitude she felt Thursday as people filed through the doors of ...

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