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  1. New challenges arise at Queen's ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 |

    The Ontario Legislature resumed sitting on Sept. 14, and MPPs picked up where we'd left off before the summer recess. 6 comments

  2. Think you know what Canada's favourite food is?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | My

    ACE Bakery today announced results of a recent poll of 5,000 Canadians from coast-to-coast who were asked to share details of their favourite food. Stacked up against iconic Canadian classics like poutine and maple syrup, the burger was revealed as one of the most commonly and popular consumed foods amongst Canadians. 1 comment

  3. Biking for a cause with Spokes 'N' SlopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 |

    Over the past few decades, bike riding to raise money for charity has become a popular phenomenon. Today, many big charities have jumped on the bandwagon, organizing widely held fundraisers to support their causes.


  4. Expert advice from your friendly neighbourhood bike shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 |

    After noticing an absence of bicycle shops in their hometown of Milton, Ontario, father and son Matt and Mark opened their own shop named Spokes 'N' Slopes , primarily selling bicycles and skis. Today, Spokes 'N' Slopes has been proudly serving the needs of cyclists and skiers all across Milton and the surrounding areas for over 20 years! As you walk through the doors of one of their two Spokes 'N' Slopes locations, you will notice the difference between this shop and big box sporting goods stores right away. 1 comment

  5. Heroic county residents rescue homeowners from Brucedale fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Wellington Advertiser

    Two Wellington County residents may have been the difference between life and death for two homeowners trapped in a bathroom while a fire consumed their Fifth Line house near here on Canada Day. "I was driving home from work and I thought it was a bonfire but as I got closer I realized that it was the front porch of the house that was engulfed," Susan Birkholz, one of the area residents that helped the homeowners escape, told the Advertiser in a phone interview. 1 comment

  6. Plenty of red and white at Prospect ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 |

    Enthusiastic dancers from the Robert Little Public School "Everybody Dance" group perform at the Acton Canada Day celebrations in Prospect Park. 1 comment

  7. What is a fat bike?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 |

    "Fat bikes" are a modern twist on the traditional bicycle. Wide rims, oversized tires and a disproportional frame are combined to create one innovative, hybrid super-cycle.


  8. Wearing the correct biking gear improves performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 |

    No matter if you're a daily commuter on your bike, a seasonal cyclist, or an occasional rider, you can still benefit from wearing proper bike clothing. Having proper bicycling wear will increase your efficiency on the road as well as allow for a more comfortable ride. 1 comment

  9. Rallis Burger: Great Place to Eat and an Even Better Place to WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 |

    Rallis Burger , in Acton, Ontario, is home to the tastiest burger in town. Serving the Halton Hills Region for several years now, the Rallis Burger name is a beloved pillar in the community. 1 comment

  10. Acton-area restaurant shines with high-quality homemade foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 |

    Rallis Burger and Grill in Acton takes great pleasure in the care it takes to serve customers excellent quality, fresh food. What follows are some insights into the importance of quality control in the restaurant industry, and why Rallis Burger will always be focused on serving its customers the finest quality food.


  11. MPP Arnott continues to fight for local projects as Legislature recessesRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Wellington Advertiser

    Bill 6, Infrastructure for Jobs and Prosperity Act, 2013, passed the Ontario Legislature in a unanimous vote at Third Reading on June 4. Wellington-Halton Hills MPP Ted Arnott is the PC Critic responsible for Bill 6 and spoke in favour of it at Third Reading on June 3. "There's nothing stopping them from bringing forward a long-term infrastructure plan, even if Bill 6 doesn't pass. But certainlyas the Official Opposition, we support the idea of long-term infrastructure planning for the Province of Ontario," Arnott told the House during his remarks on the Bill. 2 comments

  12. Maracasso takes Ontario Grassroots at MohawkRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | HarnesRacing

    Everything came together for 3-year-old pacing gelding Maracasso at Mohawk Racetrack on Tuesday evening as the John Williamson trainee earned his first ever victory in an $18,000 Grassroots division. After sitting third through fractions of :26.4, :55.1 and 1:23.2, Maracasso burst out of the pack in the stretch and reeled in pacesetter Mac Raider to earn the nose victory in 1:53. 2 comments

  13. Halton Learning Foundation wants to double number of students assistedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 |

    Halton is considered one of the richest regions in Canada in terms of personal wealth, but even in the land of plenty there are people who struggle to make ends meet. Specifically, there are children who must make do with less or even without in the area of the basics like food, clothing and school supplies. 1 comment

  14. Finding the best kitchen and bathroom design for your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 |

    The kitchen is known as the heart of the home, and at A Touch of Class in Acton, Ontario, we understand the importance of having a kitchen you love to spend time in. Whether you're a gourmet chef or someone with a busy family, our experienced designer is here to help you choose the best kitchen for your home. 1 comment

  15. The 411 On All Of Your Flowering NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 |

    Reds Garden Centre in Acton, Ontario is the area's favourite family owned and operated nursery and landscape supply depot. Flower gardening can become a passion; it can also be overwhelming.


  16. Thank you to the many treasured customers of Rallis Burger and Grill in ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 |

    Rallis Burger and Grill in Acton, Ontario would like to extend a special thank you to all of the restaurant's many treasured customers. At Rallis Burger, we appreciate just how precious our customers are.


  17. Helping you make the most of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 |

    Reds Garden Centre, located in Acton, Ontario, is your source for all your gardening and landscaping needs. Your outdoor living space is an important extension of your home. 2 comments

  18. Our trusted renovation and design suppliers at A Touch of ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 |

    A craftsman is only as good as his materials and his expertise, and we believe that using the best and most elite suppliers will deliver a finished product that will last for years to come. At A Touch of Class in Acton, Ontario we use local and trusted renovation suppliers to deliver materials that will produce a beautiful finished product in your home. 1 comment

  19. A Touch of ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 |

    Located in Acton, Ontario, A Touch of Class is a home renovation design company that specializes in flooring, kitchen and bath renovation, and soft water and reverse osmosis water systems. We work with a variety of elite suppliers in order to bring the best materials and service to our customers.