For Chris Morris, getting out of his electric wheelchair remains the ultimate goal.
The third annual Bikes for Kids campaign, organized by brokers at Mortgage Man Dominion Lending Centres in Orillia, resulted in 26 bikes being...
On Dec. 6, we took pause to reflect on the inequality and beliefs that caused the horrific acts of violence at l’École Polytechnique in 1989.
One of the most famous explorers in Canadian history based one of his first major expeditions out of Huronia.
Sometimes it seems a politician will say just about anything to get elected.
Everywhere you look, there are sparkly lights, holiday events and Christmas shoppers.
If you want to know a person – to really, really know what that person is all about – take a look at the reading material on his or her bedside table.
Mark Wanzel/photoAdam Framssen inspects his work after spending over an hour shoveling his sidewalk and driveway as Barrie received its first major sn
Two competing groups have emerged in the race to create Orillia’s first residential hospice.
Aurora Blue’s next show in Orillia will be its biggest hometown gig. And because it’s a 19-plus show, the band members will have to leave as soon as t
Editor’s note: The July 24, 2015, edition of the Packet & Times featured a column about Patsy Robbins, written by Kate Grigg. Robbins died Tuesday in
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The Old Barrie Road intersection improvement project will resume in spring 2017, at which point a portion of Harvie Settlement Road will be closed.