25 years of inspiring change

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Simcoe County is hosting a public event at the Mady Centre on Oct. 30, 2014 to celebrate 25 years of inspiring positive change. The event “It’s not Black and White, it’s Black and Orange”  brings Dr. Laurie Middlestadt, a physician at the Vanier Centre for Women and Dr. Jim Bolton, a physician at the Central North Correctional Centre to share their experiences working with women in Canada’s correctional facilities.   Continue reading

Haunted house promises to be ‘spooktacular’


By Kim Goggins

Things are on track to make this Halloween very special in Washago.

A group of volunteers being led by Chris Godin, a local resident and Toronto fire fighter, are starting to build pieces of the haunted house interactive experience that will take place at the Washago Community Centre on Friday, Oct. 31 between 6 and 9 p.m. Continue reading