Ted Stuart from Pretty River Academy in Collingwood was one of many students who took part in Simcoe County regional science fair on the weekend in Barrie. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

Very scientific

Elementary school students from throughout the area showed off their skills on Saturday at the Simcoe County Regional Science and Technology Fair.

ROBERTA BELL/THE PACKET & TIMES Wendy McKay, a member of Save Oro, speaks to the crowd gathered Thursday at Guthrie Public School.

'You have one chance'

A group upset about the impact expanding Burl's Creek event park will have on the rest of the neighbourhood is urging residents to take their concerns

Internet program didn't connect

The five-year program the County of Simcoe helped develop to deliver high-speed Internet to its rural residents missed the mark, says the warden.

SUBMITTED PHOTO The original bell at St. Andrew's Church in Brechin was created in 1868 and was part of the building when it opened early the following year.

Group hopes bell will toll again

With a good portion of it currently covered in scaffolding, it's difficult to appreciate how beautiful St. Andrew's Church in Brechin is. But the hous

     

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