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Jan30

Budget Meetings Worth the Trek – Even in Winter

StephenVance bw 225w 200hPerhaps I'm feeling a little cranky after spending the past week fighting an impressively powerful and determined flu bug, but I've had enough of winter already.

I've long wondered what we Canadians have done to deserve the annual punishment we call winter. For a nation of people known across the globe for being friendly, polite, and for the most part peaceful, we are certainly treated poorly by Mother Nature from December through March each year.


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Jan30

Masonic Lodge Donates $10,000 to "The Hospital Campaign...Creating Possibilities"

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Meaford's Pythagoras Masonic Lodge Trustee Chairman Brad Johnston (right) and Master Cameron Rowe present Brian Shannon, Meaford Hospital Foundation Director with a generous cheque in the amount of $10,000. This is the second donation in this amount from the Pythagorus Lodge in the past year.


 
Jan29

Low Turnout For Public Budget Meeting at Woodford Hall

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Just 19 residents attended a public budget session held at Woodford Hall on Wednesday evening (January 28), barely outnumbering the 16 members of council and municipal staff who had arranged the meeting to present the proposed 2015 municipal budget.


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Jan29

First Home in New Meaford Development Sold to Television Personality Mike Holmes

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Third Line Homes has announced that contractor and popular television personality Mike Holmes has purchased the first home in TerraceWood – Meaford’s new boutique healthy home community.

“Together we’re raising the standards,” says Holmes. “This is about taking residential construction to the very next level – redefining the way homes are built.”


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Since 2009 Meaford's garbage bag tags have cost $2.00. The 2015 draft municipal budget calls for the tags to increase to $2.50 each. What do you think about the proposed increase?
 

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