ANDREW PHILIPS/SPECIAL TO THE PACKET & TIMES Orillia Mayor Steve Clarke, Ramara Township Mayor Basil Clarke and Loretta Hughes, wife of Oro-Medonte Township Mayor Harry Hughes, joined Helping Hands Orillia volunteers and staff at Bayside Restaurant Wednesday afternoon as part of the March for Meals national event. Following the photo, the officials (along with Severn Township Mayor Mike Burkett) helped volunteers deliver meals to seniors and others needing assistance throughout the region.

Mayoral meals

Orillia Mayor Steve Clarke, Ramara Township Mayor Basil Clarke and Loretta Hughes, wife of Oro-Medonte Township Mayor Harry Hughes, joined...

EDC group needs more time

A working group established to review the city’s economic-development function needs more time to complete the process.

SUBMITTED PHOTO Burl's Creek event grounds in Oro-Medonte Township are pictured.

Save Oro holding meeting Thursday

A group of citizens concerned about the impact expanding Burl’s Creek event park will have on the community is holding a public meeting Thursday night.

SUBMITTED PHOTO Julia Litvinenko and Ruslan Artmanov, of the Orillia Figure Skating Club, competed at the Skate Ontario championships recently in Brampton. The duo competed in the junior bronze dance pairs category and placed third overall. There will be more on-ice theatrics Saturday, when the club presents its carnival production of Disney on Ice. Shows will be at 2 and 7 p.m.

Duo dances to bronze finish

Julia Litvinenko and Ruslan Artmanov, of the Orillia Figure Skating Club, competed at the Skate Ontario championships recently in Brampton.

QMI AGENCY FILE PHOTO Garrett Hooey, of the Barrie Colts, prepares to pass to teammate Andrew Mangiapane during OHL action against the Sudbury Wolves last year.

Colts ready to clash with Bulls

Garrett Hooey spent two-and-a-half seasons playing for the Belleville Bulls before being dealt to the Barrie Colts at last year’s Ontario Hockey...

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