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Sep 23rd, 2010
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By Rick Vanderlinde Simcoe.com Sep 08, 2010INNISFIL – It’s not everyday you hear a politician call himself a “sleaze” at a public council meeting. At first I thought I had misheard him. A media colleague heard something different, but I was sure Van Berkel said: “Nothing more to report from the...
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Sep 23rd, 2010
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From the SCOOP on Lake Simcoe email publication of Environmental Defence September 22 2010Some Innisfil Councillors mused in the press last week about a letter from Environmental Defence, regarding the Town's sewage treatment plant expansion (STP) Environmental Assessment (EA). ...
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Sep 21st, 2010
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Letter to the Innisfil Scope September 15 2010 I am writing on behalf of the Innisfil District Association, to take issue with some statements in the letter to the editor of Robert Karoly, which appeared in the Sept. 8th edition of The Scope. ...
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Sep 21st, 2010
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Letter to the Innisfil Scope September 15 2010I have been observing with great interest the upcoming election’s candidates, and would like to address an issue that I feel the voters of Innisfil should Court dedication be made aware of.I know that a particular councillor, Dan Davidson, should be decla...
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Sep 21st, 2010
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Simcoe.com Sep 16, 2010INNISFIL – More than a few candidates are touting public transit on their campaign platforms this election.But two elected officials retiring from Innisfil politics — Coun. Bill Pring and Mayor Brian Jackson — say those candidates better count the costs before they start ...
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Sep 21st, 2010
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By Rick Vanderlinde Simcoe.com Sep 17, 2010 INNISIFL/BARRIE — Mayor Brian Jackson dropped a few jaws Friday – yes, even some of us media types were caught off guard — when he decided to run for election in Barrie’s Ward 9.When the city gobbled up Jackson’s St. Paul’s house in last January’s annexatio...
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Sep 21st, 2010
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Rick Vanderlinde Simcoe.com Sep 17, 2010|COOKSTOWN — South Simcoe Police will likely face a review following the election after every candidate at a Cookstown debate Thursday agreed it’s time to look at alternatives. ...
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Sep 20th, 2010
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By Rick Vanderlinde Sep 20, 2010INNISFIL – Officially dedicating a basketball court to honor the memory of slain Innisfil resident Troy Lush will have to wait.Council decided last week to make the Lush memorial part of an over all study of placing memorials at town-owned facilities.Deputy Mayor...
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Sep 20th, 2010
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Dollin takes heat over waterRick Vanderlinde Simcoe.com Sep 20, 2010 INNISFIL - Cookstown voters put some heat on Coun. Lynn Dollin during a candidates debate held in the village’s new library last Thursday. Dollin, who has represented Ward 7 for 16 years, was grilled over the lack of fresh municipal...
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Sep 17th, 2010
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By Rick Vanderlinde Sep 13, 2010 INNISFIL - Some Innisfil councillors are angry that a national environmental lobby group continues to place hurdles in front of the Big Bay Point Resort. ...