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FREE FAMILY BUDGETING WORKSHOP hosted by the Community Pentecostal Church /Christians Against Poverty(CAP), 1825 St Joseph Blvd. at 6:30 p.m. Learn how to save and pay off your debts workshop. For more information call 613-837-3555.

FIRST CHOICE will entertain from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Orléans Legion, 800 Taylor Creek Dr. for your listening and dancing pleasure. Buffet dinner served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For reservations call 613-590-7227.

COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER hosted by the Royal Oak Pub Orléans in support of Habitat for Humanity from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Community BBQ with live bands and a silent auction...The action starts at 1 p.m. with the first musical act. House band Mandie & JF and the Chris Evans Band will take to the stage starting at 7 p.m.!! Come have some fun and show your support!!

COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE hosted by the Greater Avalon Community Association from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plenty of bargains to be found as the residents of Avalon take part in this annual community event.

ORLÉANS CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on June 6 and 7 and from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 in the Centrum Blvd. Festival Plaza. Presented by Orléans Festivals and the Heart of Orléans BIA featuring craft beer from 29 different craft brewers. Food vendors will include Orléans own Meatings BBQ. Live music all three days. For more information visit


Local news

Persis Grill restaurant a culinary Persian paradise
Posted May 23, 2019

I’ve been hearing great things about the Persis Grill on Tenth Line Road for several months now, so when I finally made plans to check out the Persian restaurant last weekend, I couldn’t wait to find out what all the buzz was about. Read more



Revera Portobello centenarian still driving after all these years
Posted May 18, 2019

Richard DeRyckere likes to drive over to Canadian Tire or Walmart just to look around and pass the time. What makes this remarkable is that he celebrated his 100th birthday last December and just had his license renewed until April 10, 2021. Read more




St. Peter students collect over 42,000 items for food bank
Posted May 16, 2019

“Without the food drive, we couldn’t survive.” Sounds melodramatic, but those are the words of Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre food bank coordinartor Nicole Perras, when asked what the annual St. Peter High School Canley Cup food drive means to her organization. Read more



Lalonde to run for federal Liberal nomination
Posted May 7, 2019

It’s official, Orléans MPP Marie-France Lalonde is running for the federal Liberal nomination that is up for grabs after the recent decision by Liberal incumbent Andrew Leslie to step down. Read more




The Smart Way to a healthier, happier and kinder life
Posted May 2, 2019

Kathy Smart is thrilled this year’s “Live the Smart Way Expo” is happening on Mother’s Day Weekend. “The entire weekend will be a Mother’s Day VIP experience,” she says, of the May 11 and 12 expo. “It is the destination to go on Mother’s Day weekend.” Read more





Orléans MP Andrew Leslie decides not to run for re-election
Posted May 1, 2019

Orléans MP Andrew Leslie has decided not to run for re-election in next fall's federal election. The former lieutenant general made the announcement in a Facebook post on Wednesday. It reads... Read more







Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to Orléans

Sir Will production of 'Seussical the Musical' hits all the right notes

Orléans Old Players present pair of comedy short stories

NCAFA, Jr. Gee-Gees form elite minor football program

Les Sittelles hosts first annual Brian Leblanc gymnastics meet

Orléans native to play for Great Britain at World Hockey Championships

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: SNC Lavalin affair puts Liberal majority in jeopardy


WALTER ROBINSON: Summertime in Orléans offers plenty to see and do


HEATHER JAMIESON: Pre-planning some end of life arrangements has many benefits

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