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  1. How to use area rugs effectivelyRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Beautiful hardwood flooring adds an elegant, upscale look to any space, yet many people find it leaves their space feeling cold and empty. Once you have your hardwood floors installed area rugs provide the finishing touch that will help keep floors warm and cozy while adding a much needed design detail to ground the space. 1 comment

  2. Halton Region giving the green light to red light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    Halton's red light cameras are here to stay - at least until 2017 - and more intersections will soon join the program. But based on up-to-date collision and traffic volume information another six red light cameras should be running by the end of the month or early next month. 4 comments

  3. Local man vies for fashion awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    A young Halton Hills man is one of 25 design students from across Canada selected as a finalist in Canada's 2015 Breakthrough Designers Competition. Holden Vetro, 22, a student in George Brown College's Fashion Techniques program, will be competing in the event hosted by the fabric company Telio set for March 17 in Montreal. 1 comment

  4. Local death noticesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown 905-877-3631. A funeral service followed on Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Georgetown Alliance Church, 290 ... 4 comments

  5. Town moving on with Premier Gateway Business Park expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    The Town of Halton Hills is moving forward with the Integrated Planning Project for the second phase of employment lands in the Premier Gateway Employment Area At a recent Council meeting, Town staff got the green light from Council to put out a request for proposal to hire a consultant for the $650,000 project and establish a steering committee to include council members, Town and Region staff, the public and landowners. The plan is to do a Secondary Planning Study to develop land use policies, designations and zoning for Phase 1B lands and also identify up to 180 acres of additional employment land to replace land lost to GTA West Highway Corridor protection. 3 comments

  6. High cost of housing can lead to homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... The distant location of these shelters presents a challenge in itself, she said. "Someone with a job in Georgetown with no vehicle wouldn't be able to get from Oakville to work every day since there's no available public transit." She added, "Also, ... 5 comments

  7. Gift wrapping season wraps with donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Georgetown Christian Reformed Church youth handed out cheques recently to various organizations after a successful Christmas Gift Wrapping season. A $1,000 donation was presented to Anita DeBruyn of Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills . 2 comments

  8. Municipal board fight seems certain over Hidden Quarry west of ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Opponents of a proposed quarry in the Rockwood area are gearing up for a costly fight in 2015. And the company that wants to re-open Hidden Quarry believes an Ontario Municipal Board hearing is imminent. 6 comments

  9. Bowling for Kids' SakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    In front, from left, Kevin Bush, Halton Hills Hydro team; Dawn Carriere, Grant Thornton team; Ravi Baichan, Halton Hills Hydro team. In back, from left, Acting Mayor Councillor Bob Inglis, Town of Halton Hills team; Doug Penrice, Georgetown Lions Club team. 3 comments

  10. It may be chilly but things are heating up at the libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... program registration starts March 4, kicking off a fresh new season. **** A new reason to love Mondays- the Georgetown branch of the Halton Hills Public Library will be open on Monday afternoons from 1-5 p.m. effective March 1. This opens up great ... 9 comments

  11. BNR TowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... ly, and reliable automobile towing services, call BNR Towing. In Acton we can be reached at 519-853-5848, and in Georgetown and Milton, call us at 905-877-6830. 1 comment

  12. Traditional flooring choices for comfortable homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    If you are replacing the flooring in your home you want to be certain you are choosing the floor that is best suited to the look as well as the function of your space. Here are some traditional flooring choices for the rooms in your home that will work for both the look and the function for better comfort as well as durability: a Bedroom: The bedroom is often the number one choice for carpeting as people like to have something comfortable underfoot when they wake up in the morning. 2 comments

  13. Local death noticesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... Sue. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown 905-877-3631 on Friday, February 20th, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations to ... 1 comment

  14. Council restricts parkingRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Wellington Advertiser

    The circle at Water Street and Waterford Drive is now a No Parking zone. Because there were reports that it was difficult for school buses and even average vehicles to get around the circle when there were parked cars, council amended the bylaw to make this a No Parking zone. 1 comment

  15. Town receives interim payment for ice storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Following closely behind Halton Hills Hydro after they restored power to the town, Town of Halton Hills works crews were out in full force December 2013, cleaning up the piles of broken tree branches and limbs, left in the wake of the ice storm. Clearing the debris at Charles St. and Park St. were Town employees Mike Marcolini and Marcus Burns. 5 comments

  16. Firefighters battle bitter cold, winds to contain Ninth Line fireRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Halton Hills firefighters were called to a structure fire on Ninth Line, north of Five Sideroad about 12:50 p.m. Sunday that resulted in about $107,000 damage. Heavy black smoke and flames could be seen from the headquarters fire station when crews responded. 5 comments

  17. T.D. Williamson aids United Way campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    From left, Paula Zilio and Rae Allison of T.D. Williamson Canada in Georgetown present a cheque for $7,292.50 to Susan Ksiezopolski, Chair of the United Way Halton Hills campaign, and Janet Foster, Executive Director of the United Way. The company raised funds for the United Way campaign from September through December. 1 comment

  18. Jr. A. Raiders ready to bowl in Mayor's Bowl for Kids' SakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    Town of Halton Hills Mayor Rick Bonnette and Ward 4 Councillor Bob Inglis helped kick off the upcoming Mayor Bonnette Bowl for Kids Sake Tournament alongside Georgetown Jr.A Raiders Richard and Andrew Court, who are also Big Brothers. The tournament is set for Sunday, Feb. 22 at Georgetown Bowl from 1-3 p.m. Members of the Georgetown Jr. A Raiders have again thrown their support behind the Mayor Bonnette Bowl for Kids Sake tournament, which is set to roll on Sunday, Feb. 22 at Georgetown Bowl. 1 comment

  19. Photoart 2015 begins this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    It's PhotoArt time again and this year is the 35th anniversary of this Halton Hills community event. Important dates to remember: a Feb 14: Intake at the Georgetown Market Place, 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. a Feb 15: Intake at the Georgetown Market Place, 12-5 p.m. a March 2-30: Display at the Halton Hills Cultural Centre, Georgetown a March 26: Awards Night 7-9 p.m. a April 18: Returns at the Georgetown Market Place, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. There have been a few changes in the rules for this year. 2 comments

  20. Liberals still not decided on a candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... medical school. Bennett hopes to welcome Trant to Ottawa as a Member of Parliament next year. Trant, a retired Georgetown doctor, is one of three nominees vying to be the next Liberal candidate in Wellington-Halton Hills, hoping to upset current MP ... 5 comments