The Progress Building at the Wyoming Fairgrounds will be glowing Oct. 24 with Fiery Faces. For the past eight years, Cheryl Veary has organized the event where carved pumpkins are lit up to raise money for local charities. “In the past we’ve managed to get up to 350 pumpkins carved and lit but I’d really… Read more »
The Ministry of Consumer Affairs is investigating after residents worried a pioneer cemetery on the edge of Brooke-Alvinston was bulldozed. But the owner of the field says he only removed trees and the stones from the former church graveyard were taken years ago. The farmer’s field at 8193 Petrolia Line was once home to… Read more »
We’re showing our Canadian pride at The Independent today – wouldn’t it be great if we could all pull out our flags in solidarity with those who stand up for our great country.
Pat Davidson and her colleagues will be back in the House of Commons at 10 this morning – 24 hours after a gunman stormed the halls of the Centre Block. Just before 10 yesterday morning, a gunman shot and killed a Canadian Forces Reservist at the War Memorial near Parliament Hill and then brought his… Read more »