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  1. Toyota workers in Ontario set to vote on whether to unionizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Globe and Mail

    ... group," he said. While Unifor and the CAW tried to organize workers at Toyota and Honda of Canada Manufacturing in Alliston, Ont., after the Japan-based companies began making vehicles in Canada, the union's membership at the Canadian units of the ...

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  2. Canada beats Russia in rugby friendly in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Examiner.com

    ... Matt Evans of Maple Bay, British Columbia, Pat Parfrey of St. John's, Newfoundland and Jordan Wilson-Ross of Alliston, Ontario. Canada's game against Russia was their second of a three game series across Canada. The Canadian national rugby team was ...

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  3. Sobeys Alliston to close, reopen under new FreshCo bannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    Full and part-time employees of Sobeys in Alliston were informed at the end of last week, they will be losing their jobs when the grocery store closes, but can reapply for positions when the operation reopens under the FreshCo banner. FreshCo is Sobeys' discount food grocer, a growing replacement for its Price Chopper brand.

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  4. Dog's nose brings relief for diabetic girl's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The London Free Press

    ... sugar level because it can fall dangerously low before she feels any physical symptoms. But now, the 14-year-old Alliston resident has a furry new guardian to help keep an eye and nose on things: An English Cocker Spaniel named Amy. "It gives us a ...

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  5. New signs to spring up across local parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    New Tecumseth will spend $47,450 to purchase and install 17 signs for 16 community parks in Alliston, Beeton and Tottenham. In 2017 the budget will include signs for the remaining eight neighbourhood parks, two community parks and three ball diamonds.

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  6. Agri-Turf to close Alliston, merge Ivy units at new location near BaxterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    New Tecumseth's loss is set to be Essa Township's gain, as Alliance Agri-Turf is eyeing a 13 acre site at 6389 Simcoe Cty Rd 10, to accommodate the merger of its two operations in Ivy and Alliston. The Alliston site, located between the 13th and 14th Line, was built in 1967.

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  7. Alliston man learning to read and write at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | InsideHalton.com

    ... sessions, which are available in one-to-one or small group sessions. The office is located at 16 Victoria St. E., Alliston, and is open Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The 78-year-old ...

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  8. Alliston woman charged in morning crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    A school bus stopped at the railway tracks on Boyne Street was rear-ended by the driver of a Honda CR-V at approximately 8:30 am today. The school bus did not have any students on board at the time of the crash.

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  9. Planning near ready for King Street bridge closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    Tender bids close this Friday on the multi-million dollar reconstruction of the Alliston bridge on Cty Rd 15 . A report to Simcoe County councillors on next week's agenda points to "on or before" June 27, for the successful bidder to begin staging the construction scene that will include no traffic access between Victoria Street and Fletcher Cres starting July 4th.

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  10. Honda plans to boost production of its HR-V subcompact crossoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | INAUTONEWS

    ... four years running, while the North American production of the CR-V will carry on at the East Liberty, Ohio, and Alliston, Ontario, plants. The automaker did not reveal how many HR-Vs would be built in Mexico in Celaya and Guadalajara, but the ...

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  11. Muskoka women's Huronia Regional Centre experiences touch Alliston studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    BRACEBRIDGE When a stack of 50 letters were thumped on Bev Link's dining room table, she didn't know what to say. Grade 9 students at Banting Memorial High School in Alliston wrote the letters to thank the three women for sharing their experiences at Huronia Regional Centre, an institution meant to be for children and adults with developmental delays.

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  12. Last minute butterflies clear as council votes to finalize AUPS site purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    New Tecumseth will tap the Hydro Electric Commission sale reserve fund to pay the $1.1 million price tag to purchase the former Alliston Union Public School property on Albert Street, and will hire an architect to begin planning its transition to eventually become the new Administration Centre. The conditional offer was set to expire June 13, which left some councillors wondering whether to ask the school board for an extension to investigate further the cost implications of renovating the building, which includes a section - on the Tupper Street side - that dates back to the 1950s.

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  13. Honda (Acura) Canada May 2016 Monthly Sales - Best EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | The Auto Channel

    ... cars and trucks since 1986 at its two manufacturing facilities and builds engines at a third manufacturing plant in Alliston, Ontario. Both manufacturing facilities are extremely flexible and currently build Honda Civic and CR-V models. Honda Canada ...

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  14. Zoning amended for six storey Tottenham condo developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    The proposed Vista Blue Condos development in Tottenham has secured zoning amendments that will permit its maximum height to increase from 12.8 metres to 22 metres to accommodate a six storey, 61 unit building at 19 and 23 Dillane Street West. Vista Blue is a project by Granite Condos, which also built Victoria Place on Boyne Street in Alliston, and has a three storey condo in the planning approvals process at Main and Patterson Street in Beeton.

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  15. Town ready to enforce no 'vehicle' on sidewalk bylawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    New Tecumseth issued a reminder this morning that bicycles and "other vehicles" are prohibited on sidewalks in the downtowns of Alliston, Beeton and Tottenham. The bylaw defines a "vehicle" as either a "bicycle, skateboard, rollerskates, rollerblades, scooter and any other vehicle propelled or driven by wind, gravity or muscular power for the conveyance of a person or persons, but does not include a wheelchair or other vehicle used for the carriage of a person with a physical defect or disability or baby carriage, or baby stroller or wagon or tricycle."

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  16. Abas wins gold in Quebec CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    Juliana Abas, a level 9 gymnast at the Alliston Gymnastic Club, travelled to the University of Laval in Quebec City over the weekend as part of Team Ontario to compete in the 2016 Eastern Canadian Championships, and came home a gold medalist. Juliana finished 1st All Around with a 1st on Beam, 1st on Floor, 5th on Bars and 7th on Vault.

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  17. Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center hires new OB/GYNRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Canada. Prior to that, she served as chief and lead obstetrician and gynecologist at Stevenson Medical Hospital in Alliston, Ontario. She attended medical school at George Washington University, Washington D.C., and completed her residency in ...

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  18. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | North Country Now

    ... Canada. Prior to that, she was the chief and lead obstetrician and gynecologist at Stevenson Memorial Hospital in Alliston, Ontario. She attended medical school at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and completed her residency in ...

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  19. Gymnasts compete in Barrie, MississaugaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    Members of the Alliston Gymnastics Club were busy competing on two fronts recently including the 2016 Trampoline and Tumbling Ontario Championships hosted by Vertical Zone in Barrie and the 2015-16 Women's Artistic Gymnastics Level 6-10 Championships held at the International Centre in Mississauga. Championship highlights from the trampoline and tumbling competition include a bronze medal for both Rhys Turai and Reilly Giffen.

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  20. Cars We Remember: Canadian cars, Buicks, Kaisers and the female WWII workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... when it came to building American cars, especially in the Ontario area of Windsor, Brampton, Oakville, Oshawa, Alliston, Woodstock, Cambridge and Ingersoll. All of these areas to this day still build more than 2 million cars annually. If you've ever ...

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