• Protecting Water and Farmland in Simcoe County

Author "AWARE Simcoe"

Jun 20th, 2014
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Updated Oct.1 2014. The following correction was published by Ontaeio Nature On page 10 of its Summer 2014 issue, ON Nature published an article entitled “Midhurst residents oppose development”. The article stated that a land developer mentioned in the...
Jun 20th, 2014
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By Meade Helman Our election is over and we have a clear majority government. Many of us, thinking we have done our duty will go back to ignoring politics until next election when we will be surprised that what we wanted didn’t happen. Now is when we s...
Jun 18th, 2014
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From the Essa Township website June 18, 2014 (5:56 p.m.) MEDIA RELEASE – ESSA TOWNSHIP TORNADO DAMAGE RECOVERY – Update No. 1 – EMERGENCY SERVICES ARE WORKING WITH THE MUNICIPALITY AND OTHER EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCIES TO ENSURE PUB...
Jun 17th, 2014
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Town will be on the hook for any lawsuits related to site By Jenni Dunning Midland Mirror MIDLAND – The Town of Midland has officially approved the purchase of the former Unimin property for $3.4 million, but some councillors are concerned the agreemen...
Jun 17th, 2014
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Enough with the character assassination Letter sent to the Barrie Examiner by Sandy Buxton / Midhurst Ratepayers’ Association Experience teaches us that some people will resort to innuendo, personal attacks and bluster when they can no longer win an ar...
Jun 15th, 2014
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Open letter to the Georgian Bay Community from Restore Our Waters International  Recently the Georgian Bay Association (GBA) requested that Restore Our Water International (ROWI) participate in a mediation session with other organizations to arrive at ...
Jun 13th, 2014
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Barrie has sent a member of the governing party to Queen’s Park: Ann Hoggarth, a teacher an union activist, yesterday defeated incumbent Rod Jackson by more than 2,000 votes. No surprises in other local ridings, with Progressive Conservative incumbents...
Jun 13th, 2014
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By Bob Bruton, Barrie Examiner Ann Hoggarth started late, but she finished strong. The Barrie Liberal candidate swept aside incumbent Progressive Conservative Rod Jackson in Thursday’s Ontario election, beating him by more than 2,000 votes, even ...
Jun 12th, 2014
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The County of Simcoe will be holding public information sessions regarding the proposed Organics Processing Facility on Tuesday June 17 at the Simcoe County Museum from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. More information...
Jun 12th, 2014
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Internationally renowned author helps us celebrate rural living WHAT: Celebration of Rural Living with Margaret Atwood WHERE: Wrico Holsteins Farm, 2064 Russell Road, Midhurst WHEN:  Sunday June 22, noon-3 pm Author Margaret Atwood will be the main spe...