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  1. Best Florists in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... Edward County and opened a wedding studio. Address: 77 Florence Street, Suite 107, Toronto, M6K 1P4 or Coriander Girl Picton, 202 Picton Main Street, Picton, K0K 2T0. Owner, Rosemary Jeffares discovered a love for bundling blooms as a grad student ...

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  2. Hike in campground fees will hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Out of the 2,400 campgrounds the majority of them are going to be affected," said Barefoot Beach Resort president Max Picton. With a spike in property values and a tax increase, he said running a campground is going to get tougher. "There's a very ...

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  3. Woman, 61, dies in hospital after ATV accident near Picton, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2012 | GlobalNews

    Provincial police with the Prince Edward detachment say the incident took place at around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday when the woman left a nearby residence and was on her way home.

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  4. Public meeting to 'Bring Henry Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... to bringing the Alexander Henry home. Included will be a short video presentation of the vessel as she sits in Picton, ON, while other related community organizations will be present to offer further support on the activity to return the Henry to ...

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  5. Kingston pays to ship out icebreaker; Group seeks $125,000 to bring Alexander Henry to Thunder BayRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... to Thunder Bay in the 1800s. Brown said there's a concern around timing as the Henry is currently docked in Picton, Ont. but can only stay there until June. Since council cannot make a decision until after the new year, supporting the Henry might ...

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  6. Cyclist rescued after falling down steep slope near Picton, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Daily Courier

    A 53-year-old cyclist has been rescued after sliding down a steep embankment in the Macaulay Mountain conservation area near Picton, Ont. Police say the man was biking on the trails in a remote area around noon Tuesday when he fell off his bike and down the slope.

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  7. Inmates told ministry they were stripped naked and put into solitary confinement: documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... OUA nominee for the award presented later this month during Vanier Cup week at Hamilton. Regina Rams quarterback Noah Picton was named Canada West nominee on Thursday. Quebec and Atlantic conference nominees for all awards will be announced Friday. ...

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  8. Wednesday, Junuary 28, 2015Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Kincardine Independent

    ... future teachers of Ontario, retiring in 1990. She is survived by her nephews: Ian Turnbull (Susan Tuckey Turnbull) of Picton, and Rodd Turnbull of Orillia; and by her nieces and nephew: John, Katherine, Elizabeth and Janet. The service was held at ...

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  9. Person in clown mask punches man in southeastern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | CBC News

    ... was wearing a clown mask with rainbow hair when they allegedly punched a man in the face early Saturday morning in Picton, Ont. The incident took place at 4:30 a.m. ET on Oct. 15 in the southeastern Ontario community, about 30 km southeast of ...

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  10. Lives Lived: George Francis Wallace Inrig, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Judge, family man, genealogist, community organizer. Born on Aug. 22, 1929, in Picton, Ont.; died on May 21, 2016, in Picton, of complications following abdominal surgery, aged 86. George Inrig began life weighing a scant four pounds but grew into a man who lived life to the fullest and contributed much to his community, serving as a judge of the Provincial Court of Ontario for more than 30 years.

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  11. Why one homeschooling mom says learning shouldn't stop in the summer - The Globe and MailRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Why one homeschooling mom says learning shouldn't stop in the summer The Globe and Mail Tracy Cassels, 36, spends her summers just like she spends the rest of the year: homeschooling her six-year-old daughter, Maddy. Cassels, a resident of Picton, Ont., has a PhD in developmental psychology from the University of British Columbia.

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  12. Why one homeschooling mom says learning shouldn't stop in the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Tracy Cassels, 36, spends her summers just like she spends the rest of the year: homeschooling her six-year-old daughter, Maddy. Cassels, a resident of Picton, Ont., has a PhD in developmental psychology from the University of British Columbia.

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  13. The stories of Canadians who escaped from the urban rat raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Bree Seeley, her husband Franc Madden, daughter Billie and son Beau playing in their backyard. She and her family moved to Prince Edward County from Toronto 4 years ago and now live in a century home in the country side just outside Picton, Ontario.

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  14. This woman has become a middle-age man magnet. Here's howRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... west along the Loyalist Highway, I noticed the looks and waves beginning. I got a callout or two as I drove through Picton and Bloomfield. Yes, the magic was still alive! This longer Ontario warm season allows for a longer TR6 driving season. We go ... 1 comment

  15. Iain Reid: 'I worry that I waste too much time watching basketball and making elaborate snacks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... so many I've visited and loved, such as Ben McNally Books in Toronto, BookCourt in Brooklyn and Books & Company in Picton, Ont. I'm currently living in Kingston, and we're fortunate to have an excellent bookshop downtown called Novel Idea. I usually ...

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  16. Stratford's never forgotten SnowbirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Journal Argus

    ... Hansford. Hansford was among a group of former teammates who attended Antaya's funeral, held on a private lake in Picton. The ceremony included a flyover by the Snowbirds and was very much a celebration of the young pilot's life, said Hansford. He ...

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  17. Obituaries - Fergus Elora News Express, Arthur Enterprise News - February 27, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2013 | Fergus

    On Tuesday February 19th 2013 in Picton ON, Eileen Morand, formerly of Fergus, at the age of 79. Beloved wife of Ken. Past president of the Guelph-Wellington Branch of Retired Teachers of Ontario, member of the Elora-Fergus Studio Tour, Guelph Creative Arts Association, and the Herb Group of the Horticultural Society.

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  18. Picton Hockey Arena Improves Lighting and Reduces Energy Use by 75%Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Goalies can see and hear the puck now; County earns $8,000 rebate The County of Prince Edward has earned a $8,240 rebate from Hydro One for hiring Lumeneering Innovations to update the lighting above the ice surface and viewing stands in it's Picton Arena. The lighting improvements are projected to save the County over 124,000 kWh annually.

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