The Glengarry News

South Glengarry

Caddell vs. Williams

publisher Jul 6, 2018 - 1:24pm

Both Deputy mayor posts in North and South Glengarry are being contested in the lead-up to the October 22 elections.

In North Glengarry, Lochiel Councillor Brian Caddell has withdrawn his nomination as a councillor so he can run for Deputy mayor, the job also being sought by Maxville Councillor Carma Williams.

In South Glengarry, Councillor Lyle Warden has joined Jacqueline Milner in the race for Deputy mayor.

Periard running for coucil

publisher Jul 3, 2018 - 1:59pm

Jo-Ann Periard, of Summerstown, is seeking a councillor seat on South Glengarry council in the October 22 election.

She is the third person to officially enter the race.

July 27 is the last day to file nomination papers.

Deputy Mayor Frank Prevost has declared his intention to seek the mayoralty, now held by Ian McLeod who has said that he will not seek re-election. Jacqueline Milner is running for the deputy mayor’s post.

401 bridge work

publisher Sep 21, 2017 - 1:08pm

Replacement of two 1960s-era Highway 401 bridges in South Glengarry will take place between 2018 and 2020.

“Bainsville (Third Line) Road, we’re proposing for Year 1 and 2, so 2018 and 2019, and then Westley (Second Line) Road will follow in 2019 and 2020,” Nathan Bakker, project manager at engineering and consulting firm WSP, told council during a presentation at the September 18 regular meeting.

Details in the September 27 edition of The News.

Hit, run, assault charges

publisher Aug 25, 2017 - 1:28pm

A 39-year-old North Glengarry man has been charged after a driver left the scene of a two-vehicle accident only to return a short time later to attack the other motorist, reports the Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police detachment.

Murray McTeer was charged with assault with a weapon, assault, dangerous operation of a vehicle and failure to stop at the scene of an accident.

The incident occurred August 23, at approximately 3:30 p.m. on County Road 18 in South Glengarry Township. The investigation revealed that after leaving the scene, a man returned to assault the driver of the other vehicle.

The accused was released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Alexandria October 11.

Boat stolen

publisher Aug 8, 2017 - 12:09pm

On August 4, 2017 at approximately 9:37am, Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report of a boat being taken from a property on 80th Avenue, South Glengarry Township.

The investigation indicated that overnight (August 3-4) a Northwood Angler 1667 aluminum craft, with a 50-horsepower Evinrude engine, was stolen.

Schedule for Super Sunday soccer matches in Williamstown

sean Jul 21, 2017 - 3:17pm

As we highlighted in The Glengarry News this week, the Char-Lan Minor Soccer Association will have its final day of action on Sunday, July 23, in Williamstown.

Here's the confirmed schedule, based on results from last night's play.

U8 Division
All games takes place from 10AM- 10:50AM @ the CL Fields
Purple vs Maroon          ~ Field 1 (new - bus circle)
Gold vs Orange             ~ Field 2
California Blue vs Red   ~ Field 3
Navy Blue vs Royal Blue ~ Field 4
Silver vs Kiwi                 ~Field 5 (new – baseball diamond)
Banquet will take place upstairs at the CL Arena ~ 11AM-11:45AM

U10 Division
All games takes place from 11AM- 12PM @ the WPS Fields
TD Wealth vs Cornwall Aviation         ~ Field A
Munro Agromart Ltd. vs Dairy Queen ~ Field D
Banquet will take place upstairs at the CL Arena ~ 12PM-12:45AM

U12 Division
All games takes place from 12PM- 1PM @ the WPS Fields
Munro Agromart Ltd. vs Jack’s Pub    ~ Field C
Rozon Insurance vs Cornwall Aviation ~ Field A
Banquet will take place upstairs at the CL Arena ~ 1PM-1:45PM