While nearby property owners say they aren't giving up the fight, they're not optimistic an auto scrapyard won't eventually operate in their neighbourhood.
An Orillia man was arrested Thursday and charged with five child pornography offences, say OPP.
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If the township doesn't "do the right thing" and charge Burl's Creek for alleged bylaw infractions, an Oro-Medonte group plans to take up the battle.
While Burl's Creek may get all the Oro-Medonte zoning headlines, a smaller events venue took centre stage at an Orillia courthouse Thursday.
Just as people lined up to welcome back Canadians soldiers, 117,000 trees will now line the Highway of Heroes to pay tribute to those that did not make it back.
Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie is hoping to tap into women's success through the power of a woman's purse.
Police conducted a frantic search of Douglas Garland's family farm in hopes of rescuing a Calgary couple and their grandson who had disappeared days earlier, court heard Friday.
A 37-year-old Canadian who was caught with 59 kilos of cocaine has been sentenced to 10 years in jail in U.S. District Court in Seattle.
Boost defence spending, dial down the volume on battling climate change and find a bridge or energy project to build together.
After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the avalanche-demolished hotel, survivors greeted their rescuers Friday as “angels.”
Accused Orlando cop killer Markeith Loyd appears determined — and destined — to join the damned on Florida’s death row.
Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and putting Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years.
Islamic State militants destroyed parts of the second-century Roman theatre in Syria’s historic town of Palmyra and the site’s landmark ancient Tetrapylon, the government and opposition activists said Friday.
MIAMI — Less than a week after naturists discovered "Humpback" -- a massive, 12-foot gator near Lakeland, Fla. -- a Missouri couple vacationing in the Sunshine State had a close encounter with an alligator when it leapt into their airboat and became wedged in the boat’s railing.
Behind in the polls in late October, Donald Trump ventured to Gettysburg, Pa., to give American voters a “contract” detailing of what he would achieve during his first day in office. Beneath a list of 18 major actions was the flourish of Trump’s familiar signature and a blank space for voters to sign.
Pay no attention to that scruffy-looking man standing on the corner with the sandwich board proclaiming, “The end is nigh.”
The parent company of Tim Hortons and Burger King plans to launch an app Canada-wide this spring that would allow customers to order and pay in advance on their smartphone without lining up to pay a cashier.
A man with a history of mental health and drug abuse issues drove into a street crowded with pedestrians in Australia’s second-largest city on Friday, killing at least four people, including a child, and injuring around 15 others, police said.