An Alvinston girl honoured for honesty

Ericka LaPier gives Principal Carla Wilson a high five during an assembly at Brooke Central School.

When Janet Denkers asked the children at Brooke Central School what they would do if they found over $6,000 in cash the first answer was not too surprising: “Keep it!” shouted one young student. “Give it to people who need it,” said another. “Give it to Jump Rope for Heart,” another replied. The Clerk-Administrator of… Read more »

Plenty of postal problems ahead of Petrolia switch


Petrolia’s post office will be off limits this weekend as contractors change locks on post office boxes in preparation of a change to municipal addressing. Starting May 16, residents will no longer use their post office box number to direct mail to their homes, instead they are to use their municipal address – a method… Read more »