Aug 28th, 2022
From Simcoe.com, August 10, 2022 Barrie Advance Municipal council and school board elections will take place on Monday, October 24, 2022. The nomination period to be a council or school trustee candidate began May 1 and the deadline to file a nomination is Friday, August 19 at 2 p.m. The new term of ...
Aug 21st, 2022
Essa Mayor Sandie Macdonald, along with Deputy Mayor Mike Smith, are set to serve another term, after nobody else filed to run against them in the October municipal election. From Simcoe.com, August 19,2022 By Brad Pritchard Now that the deadline has passed for anyone interested in running for counci...
Jul 20th, 2022
Bake Sale at the Utopia Hall Saturday, July 23....
Jul 10th, 2022
From Simcoe.com, May 5, 2022 By Brad Pritchard Here’s who has filed to run for the Oct. 24 municipal election in Essa Township. This story will be updated regularly as new candidates appear on the township’s registry. Nominations will be officially certified by municipal clerks on Monday,...
Jun 6th, 2022
An upcoming virtual open house and public meeting will allow Simcoe County residents to voice their thoughts on growth-related matters. The county is eyeing an update to its official plan. | Jenni Dunning/Bradford Today From Simcoe.com, June 4, 2022 By Travis Mealing Residents will soon have a chance...
Jun 5th, 2022
File photo | Blair Adams From OrilliaMatters, June 3, 2022 By Erika Engel With fewer than half the eligible voters in Ontario casting their ballots Thursday, the provincial election results both locally and provincially were decided by a historically low number of voters. Elections Ontario has report...
Jun 5th, 2022
Voter turnout in Ontario From Simcoe.com, June 3, 2022 By Sara Carson BARRIE-INNISFIL Registered Electors on List: 92,387 Vote Turnout: 39.26 per cent Progressive Conservative MPP Andrea Khanjin re-elected in Barrie-Innisfil BARRIE-SPRINGWATER-ORO-MEDONTE Registered Electors on List: 85,091 Vote Turn...
Jun 5th, 2022
Brian Saunderson addresses a room of supporters at his election party. | Erika Engel/CollingwoodToday From OrilliaMatters, June 2, 2022 By Erika Engel Brian Saunderson has been elected as MPP for Simcoe-Grey. Saunderson took the lead in the riding as soon as results started coming in, with his win ev...
May 31st, 2022
Nottawasaga River | Photo by Marg. Bruineman From Simcoe.com, May 29, 2022 By Brad Pritchard Gone are the precarious days of trying to drag a canoe up and down the steep, muddy riverbanks of the Nottawasaga River just to enjoy a simple day on the water. Essa Township recently opened its new boat laun...
May 30th, 2022
Susan Antler From Simcoe.com, May 28, 2022 By Brad Pritchard While the future of the former tree seedling plant property in Angus continues to hang in the balance, one local woman decided to put pen to paper to tell the tale of the historic property and its significance. She also decided to highlight...