DRAYTON - Writing your own life story can be a challenge. How do I get started? What do I write about? Will anyone be interested in my life? These are all common questions writers have prior to writing their life story.
MAPLETON - Council here has chosen a firm to redesign the municipality’s website.
MAPLETON - Council here may revisit a decision to pay for potential future repairs to a private drain crossing a township road.
MAPLETON - Local building activity continued strong through the first quarter of 2017.
The Mapleton Preschool Community Easter Egg Hunt was held on April 15 at Kinsmen Park in Drayton. Despite the rainy conditions over 100 children from the community brought their own Easter baskets and filled them with goodies.
Prize winners – LEFT: Brothers Brett Scholten, left, Nolan Scholten and their cousin Paige Friskie didn’t let the rain stop them from participating in the Mapleton Co-op Pre-School Easter Egg Hunt on April 15. Brett and Paige each collected a plastic egg that contained a prize winning slip of paper. The two will be enjoying an ice cream cone at a la mode. RIGHT: Sophia Cummings of Drayton donned rabbit ears and collected a prize winning egg at hunt.
MAPLETON - The township looks set to save some money on street sweeping for the next two summers.
MAPLETON - Council here has agreed to defer a rezoning bylaw that will allow an accessory apartment in a semi-detached residence.
DRAYTON - The Drayton Skating Club held its annual general meeting and awards night on March 31.
Mallorie Jack, left, and Melanie Giles of the Drayton Skating Club passed their Gold Skating Skills testing this season.
CanSkate award winners include Marissa Martin, left, and Haleigh Klassen of the Drayton Skating Club.
DRAYTON - A passion for reading, studying and listening to others share their faith was evident in the message delivered by cancer survivor Peg Bauman, guest speaker at the annual Lenten Tea hosted by the Drayton Reformed Church on April 12.
MAPLETON - Planning continues for the township’s celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, set for Canada Day, July 1 in Drayton.
MAPLETON - Mayor Neil Driscoll was encouraged by the outcome of a meeting between township officials and provincial infrastructure minister Bob Chiarelli on April 6.
Adam Deen guided his daughter Carly around the maze of Easter eggs waiting to be gathered in the 0 to 3-year-old group at the Mapleton Preschool Community Easter Egg Hunt on April 15 at Kinsmen Park in Drayton.
MAPLETON - Discussion of matters pertaining to the township’s understaffed finance department were among numerous topics covered during an in-camera session at the conclusion of the April 11 council meeting.
MOOREFIELD - Township council has approved an extension of the lighting portion of the streetscape design for the McGivern Street reconstruction project slated for the village this summer, at an estimated additional cost of $235,475.