Sep 17th, 2022
From the Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition By Margaret Prophet,Executive Director Our free lunch ‘n learn webinars for municipal candidates are beginning next week. They feature topics that candidates told us were important to them: housing policy, supporting local food systems and protecting ...
Sep 10th, 2022
Ute Schmid-Jones is one of four candidates vying to be Midland’s next mayor. – Arlene Beattie photo From Simcoe.com, August 3, 2022 By Andrew Mendler Ute Schmid-Jones, a “climate change warrior” and marketing and communications specialist, is hoping to become the next mayor of Midland. Th...
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 16th, 2022
Members of the Chigamik Hand Drum Circle at the UNESCO Geopark meeting, in front of panelists Tony Pigott, Jack Contin, Nick Eyles and Kirsten Kennedy. – AWARE Simcoe photo UNESCO designation may be a slam dunk, but controversial developments won’t be affected By Kate Harries AWARE News Network...
Aug 16th, 2022
Project proponent Frank Morneau (bottom row, right, under name Connor Houston) addresses Tiny council to request support for a minister zoning order (MZO), which would bypass normal planning act procedure to build a multi-million dollar golf course expansion in a greenbelt zone. | Tiny Township Morne...
Aug 10th, 2022
Free Launch Event at the Georgian Bay Aspiring Geopark, August 11, 4-6 pm...
Jul 10th, 2022
The election for Ontario municipalities will be held Oct. 24, 2022 From Simcoe.com, July 7, 2022 By Andrew Mendler People living around Midland will head to the polls this fall to decide who will represent them around the town council table and on local school boards. The 2022 municipal and school bo...
Jul 1st, 2022
Midland councillor Cody Oschefski. From MidlandToday, June 28, 2022 By Derek Howard A ‘Midland lifer’ is looking to delve deeper into local politics. Cody Oschefski recently entered his candidacy for deputy mayor of Midland in the 2022 municipal election, to be held on October 24. (Recently, current ...
Jun 27th, 2022
The town of Midland unveiled its newest mural as part of National Pollinator Week. The mural is located in Little Lake Park From MidlnadToday, June 22, 2022 By Andrew Philips Midland has unveiled a new mural to celebrate its spot as one of 63 Bee Cities in Canada. In recognition of National Pollinato...
Jun 13th, 2022
Midland Mayor Stewart Strathearn says he has unfinished business to attend to. From Simcoe.com, June 10, 2022 By Andrew Mendler Stewart Strathearn has “unfinished business.” The Midland mayor has announced his intentions to seek re-election in the upcoming municipal election in order to continue push...