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County teams pumped to support Heart and Stroke Foundation

Horns honked and pedestrians cheered as Team Metro cycled off the Picton grocery store lot this morning on the Big Bike in support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The ride is the first of the day in Picton. Sandra Barnes, area co-ordinator for the foundation, said seven enthusiastic County teams are signed up for the […]

People on loan for social conversation in ‘Human Library’

Books will come alive like never before when the ‘Human Library’ opens this summer in the Picton branch library. The Human Library, running July 8-9th and 15-16, is a unique, interactive event where patrons will be able to check out a human to engage in conversation about their specialty. “It’s sort of like an in-person […]

Hikers help Hospice support journey of living with dying

In support of families and friends experiencing the darkest days of their lives, more than 200 people took a hike in the rain Sunday. Teams participating in the fifth annual Hike for Hospice have raised more than $150,000 to date for the community residential hospice home, bereavement support and palliative care programs all provided free […]

Restoration of Royal Hotel well under way

Two years of restoration work is well under way for Picton’s historic Royal Hotel including the brickwork, wood cornice and installation of new windows. Proposed new works for the building include the replacement of the first floor storefront, a new rear wall where the portion of the existing is proposed to be removed for construction, […]

New map puts County’s bird species in the spotlight

Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory celebrated Earth Day this year by launching its new Birding Map of the County. The map identifies and describes 18 birding sites in the County in both of Canada’s official languages. It is in a compact folded format that allows for easy transport in a pocket or back pack. The […]

Community supports dialysis; missing treatments is not an option

The generosity of the County community excells once again, but this time for the MacSteven Dialysis Clinic located in the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital. Recently the hospital foundation, through donations directed to the Dialysis Clinic, helped offset the cost of a handheld ultrasound machine with a gift of $7,210. The contributions were primarily received […] News
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