Public welcome to attend tonight, 7pm, District Council Chambers It’s a highly unusual event for a District Chair candidate to take part in a candidates debate, but tonight the four candidates will answer questions previously submitted by the public (and possibly some from the District Councillors who have the sole responsibility of electing the Chair). […]
Bracebridge man makes court appearance today in connection to child porn charges stemming from five-month long investigation Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Child Sexual Exploitation Unit have charged a Bracebridge man following a five month child pornography investigation. In May 2014, police from the Bracebridge OPP Detachment were called to a local computer […]
Muskoka Trails Council invites public input December 4 on new council vision The Muskoka Trails Council is searching for new vision from the public about its mandate. The trails promotion and coordinating group is holding a public meeting on Thursday, Dec. 4 in Bracebridge to seek residents’ thoughts on what direction the organization needs to […]
Strengthening Mental Health Support for Canadian Armed Forces Personnel, Veterans and their Families: The following is a media release today (Nov. 24) from the office of Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement: Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement said today that new and expanded mental health initiatives for Veterans, serving military members, and their families will strengthen […]
It’s not ugly or a parasite, responded Muskoka limnologist* Dr. Norman Yan when asked for his reaction to The Toronto Star story this week about the impact of jellification by jelly-clad zooplankton on our lakes in Muskoka and Haliburton. Dr. Norman Yan is Chair of the Friends of the Muskoka Watershed and he says he […]
UPDATE FROM MNR, Nov. 25, 1pm:: The Water Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook remains in effect. Water levels and flows in lakes and rivers are increasing as a result of rainfall and the melting of the snow pack over the last three days. It is expected that the rate of rise in water levels and […]
A man was found lying on the Gravenhurst Parkway with serious injuries Sunday and local OPP are seeking answers as to how he came to be that way. Members of the Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking the public to contact them if anyone can share information on how a Gravenhurst man ended up […]
Published November 19, 10am: A Muskoka Lakes man is facing his second impaired related charge in three months after police arrested him on Falkenburg Road in Muskoka Lakes Township on Saturday night. The investigation by members of the Central Region SAVE (Snowmobile, ATV Vessel Enforcement) team revealed that the sled operator was already facing an […]
Hugh Mackenzie, Dan Waters, Stuart Morley and John Klinck nominees for District Chair Published November 18, 4pm: And then there were four. Nominations closed today for those interested in becoming the next Chair of the District of Muskoka and incumbent John Klinck now has three contenders for the position he’s held for the past […]
Thursday, November 27, 2014 7pm Friends of the Muskoka Lakes Library gathering. Love your library? Come on out and learn how you can help with this support group in a friendly, no-pressure meeting! Muskoka Lakes Public Library, Port Carling 705-765-5650 email@example.com
Friday, November 28, 2014, Muskoka Watershed Council Meeting, District of Muskoka office, 70 Pine Street. Meeting starts 1pm, Cake will be served in Pine Room following meeting at 3pm in honour of retirement of Judi Brouse.
November 28, 2pm, Grand Opening Hunter’s Bay Radio Studio at Nipissing University Bracebridge. Faculty, staff and students, along with Hunters Bay Radio management and on air personalities, including MP Tony Clement, will officially open the Hunters Bay Radio Nipissing University Studio. All welcome, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
DECEMBER in MUSKOKA
December 1, 11:30 am, Muskoka Lakes Council Inauguration Ceremonies. Public invited to Welcome the new Township of Muskoka Lakes Council elect at its inaugural meeting. Note Location: Port Carling Memorial Community Centre upper hall. Please RSVP to email@example.com by November 28 or call 705 765-3156..
December 7, Rotary Bracebridge Santa Claus Parade starts 1 pm. Know more, click here. Featured photo shows float from 2013 parade.
Friday, December 12, 7:30 pm, The Cellar Singers presents Handel’s MESSIAH, St. Joseph’s Church, Bracebridge. Know more and buy tickets online at TheCellarSingers.com In Bracebridge, buy tickets at Chancery Lane Co or in Gravenhurst, tickets at Arts at the Albion.
Friday, December 12, 2014 Coffee Break With Us (Christmas edition!) 10:00am to 11:30am Muskoka Lakes Public Library, in Port Carling. Come to the library for free coffee, tea, home baked goodies, and good cheer! Special guest singer, Maggie Curry, will be performing a variety of Christmas songs, A Capella, for your listening pleasure!
Dec 7- December 14 Dates: Muskoka Advent Choir presents “Changed by a Baby Boy”. Directed by Rev. George Johnson. Dec 7, Gravenhurst Catholic Church, Dec 9 Muskoka Congregational Church, Glen Orchard and Dec 12 Orillia St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church and Dec 14, Pinegrove Baptist Church, Bracebridge
Dec. 13, 11am, Small Art, Big Cause: art work up for sale as Children’s Foundation Fundraiser. Sold on a first come, first served basis, each piece priced at $25. Martin’s Framing 158 Manitoba St., Bracebridge. Benefits Children’s Foundation of Muskoka. Martin’s applauds Muskoka’s art community for their participation. Doug Dunford, Wendy Moses, Hilary Clark Cole and Dale Durnan are only a few of those who are preparing canvases for the sale.