Gravenhurst Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Gravenhurst Fire Department host new recruits open house July 17 for fall courseRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... important for all fire services that want to be reflective of their community make-up," he said. Currently the Gravenhurst department has six women on its roster of active firefighters and Brassard hope they'll be adding more with this next class of ...

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  2. Flower child Liona Boyd in Muskoka Concert Assoc. fundraiser July 15 in GravenhurstRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    Get your tickets to see and hear Canada's First Lady of the Classical Guitar, Liona Boyd, in concert at the Gravenhurst Opera House on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35 each and may be purchased from the box office in person, by phone or on-line at www.gravenhurstoperahouse.

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  3. Canada Day in Gravenhurst filled with magic, fun, cake and wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... Site and its cool new Vimy display - all for free as part of the Parks Canada 2017 free pass program. And Gravenhurst was festooned with tiny maple leaf flags placed at doorsteps all over town by a band of proud Canadians who get up early each July ...

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    Jul 3, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    And to attract the more than 1.2 million members who have recently eradicated polio in the world, their promotional literature features a Gravenhurst Rotarian on the cover. McCoy and club have given out more than 5,000 bikes to kids to get to school and to help their families navigate the roads still littered along the fields by mines left over from a devastating war.

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  5. Liona Boyd fundraiser for MCA features new playing partner Andrew...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    Two weeks to the Muskoka Concert Association's annual fundraising gala concert July 15 featuring Canada's premier classical guitarist Liona Boyd, and her new playing partner, Andrew Dolson. He's a singer and guitarist from Waterloo, will accompany Boyd on guitar and vocals at her concert July 15, at the Gravenhurst Opera House.

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  6. Bracebridge renews Friendship Agreement with Gol, NorwayRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... Gol kommune, for more than six decades, since Norwegian airforce members trained at the neighbouring airport in Gravenhurst during the Second World War. In recognition of that connection, the two towns executed a Friendship Agreement in 2010 and the ...

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  7. Celebrate Canada D-EH! by touring Vimy trench and enjoying cake at Bethune House July 1Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    With Canada's national parks all being free this year, it's a great day to visit the Bethune House in Gravenhurst. New to it this year - as it's also the celebration of Canada's efforts in the First World War with a victory at Vimy Ridge, is a recreated trench.

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  8. The Royal Canadian Navy returns to Toronto's waterfront festival...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The London Free Press

    Cruises on the Segwun and sister steamship Wenonah II leave from Muskoka Wharf in Gravenhurst. Classic wooden boats that plied the blue-black waters of the Muskoka Lakes for decades and even a century will be making waves at the 37th annual Vintage Boat Show.

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  9. American worries border ban may keep him from caring for Canadian dad, 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    Raymond Napolitano had travelled between U.S. and Canada a dozen times in the last two years to care for his 95-year-old father in Gravenhurst. Michael Napolitano, right, a dual citizen, worries about what will happend to him if his son Raymond, left, goes back to the U.S. and isn't allowed to return.

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  10. Three local drivers have vehicles impounded after impaired driving chargesRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... June 24, 2017 at 8:45 p.m. police responded to an All-Terrain Vehicle collision on Shamrock Marina Road in Gravenhurst. Police arrived and began an investigation into the collision and ultimately arrested and charged 24 year-old Justin Chew, of ...

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  11. Bethune Bistro restaurant closure bad timing, bad precedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    As Canada celebrates a 150 multicultural mosaic and Gravenhurst pleads for a bilingual school, the town is embroiled in a "petty" feud that threatens a downtown anchor business on the eve of its most important season. Bethune Bistro, its Canadian flag in front, Chinese lettering on its sign and named after the town's most famous son, is closed temporarily in a dispute with the town over the fire code at the most inopportune time for both parties.

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  12. Deathly start for new OPP commander Therrien as he takes over from retiring MedvedRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... the Distinct of Muskoka will pay this year for policing around the Muskoka Lakes and areas in Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, Bala and Port Carling. In Bracebridge, June 12, OPP brass and rank and file lined up uniformly in a silent ceremony for a change ...

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  13. Bethune Bistro closed due to fire regulationsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    A downtown restaurant has been ordered closed for violating fire regulations a day after failing to meet a deadline for fire code violations. But a release from the town Tuesday says a Superior Court Judge in Bracebridge ordered the closure "three years after the restaurant was cited by the Gravenhurst Fire Department for fire code violations."

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  14. Tornado warnings issued across OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | CTV

    ... issued another tornado warning for Owen Sound, Blue Mountains and Northern Grey County. The communities of Gravenhurst and Bracebridge were also put under a tornado warning at 8:16 p.m. A tornado warning was also issued for Fenelon Falls, Balsam ... 1 comment

  15. 10 secret places to explore in Ontario this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | BlogTO

    ... that owners Charles and Elizabeth Koch speculate is 100,000 years old. This rugged bit of Crown Land outside of Gravenhurst is probably the best place to stargaze within a few hours of Toronto. But it's also remarkable during the day when you can ...

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  16. Bifocals Concert Band kicks off Music on Barge season June 18 with...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... permanent residents at the Sunday night concerts. Music on the Barge concerts are an important part of summer in Gravenhurst and Muskoka. We are very grateful to our season sponsors who help to financially off-set the costs incurred by the Town of ...

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  17. Mother knows best as Opera House's Summer Theatre season opens...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    It looks like Mother was right after all. And no Mother was ever more right than the one played so magnificently by Robin Clipsham in the Gravenhurst Opera House's 2017 Muskoka Summer Theatre production of Old Wives' Tales.

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  18. Elderberries end season at Anglican Church June 18 with director Tillson's final performanceRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... concert and a Family Day concert for Winter Carnival. Practises are held weekly at the Baptist Church in Gravenhurst and new members are always welcome. Contact any member of the choir for more information. A lot of the members have changed over the ...

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  19. Close call between fire next to railroad tracks and train carrying...Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2017 | Muskoka Today

    ... structure fire next to the CN rail line Thursday night into Friday took 30 firefighters to extinguish. (Gravenhurst Fire photos) The "stubborn" late night fire that began Thursday close to midnight on John Street South near the dog park, had 30 ...

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  20. In cottage country, sellers see a rising tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... A couple that sells a home in North York for $1.5-million, for example, can potentially buy a house in Gravenhurst, Bracebridge or Huntsville in the $500,000 range. In recent weeks Ms. Latner has sold two cottages that drew competing bidders. One ...

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