‘There are people who don’t like Mr. Baron and we’re going to deal with it’

Petrolia CAO Manny Baron presents Mayor John McCharles with a new chain of office in August 2016. Heather Wright Photo

Manny Baron’s lawyer says the former Chief Administrative Officer of the Town of Petrolia plans to clear his name. Baron – who resigned from his post in November amid controversy about some buildings he owned – is charged with breach of trust by a public official. Phillip Millar says he’ll plead not guilty. In October, …Read More

New rules, shorter nomination process this election

Tim Rydall says if you’re planning on running for municipal office to fix an issue with your road, you might want to think again. The ...
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River race cancelled because of high water

There won’t be a Sydenham Canoe and Kayak Race this year – ironically because there was too much water. The …Read More

Petrolia Easter Fun

It was a chilly day but that didn’t stop the children of Petrolia from heading out into the great outdoors …Read More