FEED THE METER SURPASSES GOAL WITH MORE FUNDS INCOMING
2/20/2018 10:29:24 AM
The Food for Learning's Feed the Meter campaign was a huge success this year. The Hastings and Prince Edward Learning Foundation had a goal of $30,000 dollars and even without the total raised from Picton yet, they've raised almost $31,000.

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SUMMER STUDENT JOBS AVAILABLE AT FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES
2/20/2018 10:27:31 AM
Family and Children's Services of Kingston Frontenac Lennox and Addington is hiring summer students. They have 8 positions available to run their Kool Kamp that helps kids in Lennox and Addington with developmental needs.

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INCREASE IN TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS ON AMHERST ISLAND
2/20/2018 10:25:32 AM
The OPP are reminding people they still need to follow the rules of the road on Amherst Island. The roadways on Amherst Island form part of the county and provincial highway network. As such, they are governed by Ontario's Highway Traffic Act and its regulations.

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FUNDRAISING EFFORTS UNDERWAY FOR WILTON PLAY STRUCTURE
2/20/2018 10:24:27 AM
Wilton residents are looking for help to fund a new play structure for their park. The Wilton Community Association is halfway to raising $40,000 to enhance the Wilton Playground by adding a new play structure that will appeal to older children in the community.

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WATER SAFETY STATEMENT ISSUED
2/20/2018 10:22:44 AM
A water safety statement is in effect across Quinte Conservation watersheds. With the mild temperatures and rain, water levels are expected to rise throughout the Moira, Napanee, and Prince Edward watersheds.

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RAINFALL WARNING ISSUED
2/19/2018 3:41:27 PM
A rainfall warning is in effect for Kingston - Odessa - Frontenac Islands, Napanee - Consecon, Picton - Sandbanks Park. 10-20mm of rainfall expected this evening with up 15mm expected tomorrow before it wraps up overnight.

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LATEST CREDIT CARD SCAM TARGETING SENIORS
2/16/2018 10:23:18 AM


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PEC COUNCIL APPROVES GRANT REQUESTS
2/16/2018 10:14:37 AM


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NEXT BUSINESS AFTER HOURS THIS TUESDAY
2/16/2018 10:09:18 AM
Business after Hours takes place next Tuesday (Feb. 20). Business Manager with the Napanee Chamber Megan Smith with the details: Bring a travel mug, drinks are at Pick N Brew and munchies are at State Farm.

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WELLINGTON AUTHOR'S WORKS AWARD WINNING
2/16/2018 9:55:05 AM
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BELLEVILLE POLICE ADD MORE SERVICE DOGS TO ITS RANKS
2/16/2018 8:18:41 AM


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COUNTY COUNCIL GETS A PREVIEW OF 2018 BUDGET
2/15/2018 1:24:32 PM
Lennox and Addington County Council got a look at the 2018 Draft budget at their meeting last night. Right now they're looking at a 78-million dollar budget; 26.4 million of that raised through taxation. This could mean a 2.2% tax levy increase compared to 2017.

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UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS KINGSTON FOUNDATION'S GRANT REQUEST ON HOLD FOR NOW
2/15/2018 1:21:09 PM
The University Hospitals Kingston Foundation will have to wait until County Council meets again to find out if they will support them with grant money.

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DEPUTY MAYOR HOPES TO IMPLEMENT CODE OF CONDUCT BEFORE ELECTION
2/15/2018 1:16:52 PM
Greater Napanee Deputy Mayor Marg Isbester wants Town Council to look at implementing a code of conduct before the next election: She says this will set a standard for next council: and that it's necessary: She made a notice of motion, which councilor Kaiser...

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PEC COUNCIL DIVIDED OVER GRANTS REQUESTS
2/15/2018 11:19:39 AM
Prince Edward County Council was essentially a debate room when it came to community grant requests. There were 18 requests before them seeking over $512,000 dollars. However, Council only has $291,700 dollars budgeted.

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ACCESSIBILITY A FACTOR IN TOWN'S PLANS FOR THE FUTURE
2/15/2018 11:14:45 AM
The Town of Greater Napanee continues to make progress when it come to accessibility.

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ERT THROWS OUT TURBINE HEARING
2/15/2018 11:10:31 AM
An Environmental Review Tribunal Hearing into the wpd White Pines industrial wind farm has been scratched. The Tribunal was supposed to be held last week but, based on motions from the Ministry of Environment and wpd White Pines, the ERT canceled the hearing.

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CALLS FOR SERVICE DECREASE IN 2017
2/15/2018 11:09:00 AM
2017 saw a slight decrease in emergency calls compared to the previous year. In 2016 Greater Napanee Emergency Services received 531 calls compared to 544 in 2016. For January of this year they've received 41 calls.

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POVERTY REDUCTION COMMITTEE SEEKING HELP FROM TOWN COUNCIL TO END POVERTY IN L&A
2/14/2018 11:12:12 AM
The Lennox and Addington Poverty Reduction committee spoke to Town Council to bring awareness about poverty within our community.

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ANNUAL DRINKING WATER SYSTEMS AND POLLUTION CONTROL PLANT SUMMARIES RELEASED
2/14/2018 11:01:50 AM
The annual summary reports of area drinking water systems and the Napanee Water Pollution control plant were presented to Greater Napanee Town council last night.

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NEW INCOME TAX PROGRAMS MAKE FILING EASIER FOR CANADIANS
2/14/2018 10:58:09 AM
A few new programs have been introduced to make taxes a little easier for Canadians. First, income tax and benefit packages will now be mailed directly to paper filers.

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HAVE A HEART AT BOSTON PIZZA
2/14/2018 10:52:31 AM
Boston Pizza Belleville is asking customers to 'have a heart' today in support of kids' charities across Quinte. The popular restaurant next to the Quinte Mall is celebrating 17 years in our community - and 16 years for their annual heart-shaped pizza fundraiser.

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OPOID OVERDOSE PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE TONIGHT
2/14/2018 10:48:33 AM
Find out more about opoid overdoses tonight at KFL&A Public Health in Kingston. They're hosting an open house to educate the public about Preventing, Recognizing, and Responding to an Opioid Overdose.

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DESERONTO 5/6 STUDENTS RECEIVE FEDERAL RECOGNITION FOR BURP IT ON
2/13/2018 2:18:05 PM
Deseronto Public School's grade 5/6 class is all smiles after receiving federal recognition for their Burp it On challenge.

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APPLY NOW FOR NEW HORIZONS FUND
2/13/2018 2:13:47 PM
MP for Hastings-Lennox and Addington mike Bossio is encouraging everyone with an idea to improve accessibility for senior to apply for the New Horizons for Seniors fund.

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BAY OF QUINTE REGIONAL MARKETING BOARD TAKES HOME AWARD
2/13/2018 2:13:26 PM
The Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board had a big night at the Economic Developers Council of Ontario Awards of Excellence in Toronto.

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR OPPORTUNITIES FUND
2/13/2018 2:09:58 PM
Applications are now being accepted for organizations interested in receiving funding through the Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities.

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NEW VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS WORKING TOWARDS JOINING THE TEAM
2/13/2018 2:07:33 PM
7 new volunteer firefighters will be joining our fire department. Services tested and reviewed their applicants for the volunteer positions and selected 7 who are undertaking the L&A County Recruit Training Program for Napanee. Training will wrap up May 2nd.

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PROVINCE ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR NEW PICTON HOSPITAL
2/13/2018 2:07:30 PM
The Province of Ontario is supporting Quinte Health Care with their new hospital being built in Picton. Dr.

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MBQ PARTICIPATES IN HAVE A HEART DAY
2/13/2018 2:05:13 PM
The Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte are showing their support for Have a Heart Day. The child and youth led reconciliation campaign brings together Canadians to help ensure First Nations children have the services they need.

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TEEN DIES IN FATAL 3 CAR CRASH OVER THE WEEKEND
2/13/2018 2:05:12 PM
A crash in Loyalist Township over the weekend claimed the life of a 17 year woman. OPP responded to a head on crash on County Road 2 near Violet Road. Police say 2 sedans collided with a third vehicle hitting one of the cars afterwards.

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TOWN LAUNCHES COMMUNITY STATISTICS PAGE
2/13/2018 2:01:57 PM
The Town of Greater Napanee has launched a new page on their website. The "Community Statistics" page hosts Town statistics in one location, presented through easy-to-read graphs.

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CAROLINE MULRONEY MAKES TOUR STOP IN GREATER NAPANEE
2/13/2018 2:00:58 PM
On March 10th the Ontario PC Party will vote in their new leader. Caroline Mulroney has put her name forward and one of her first tour stops was Greater Napanee.

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OER SHOWS CONCERNS FOR SMALL BUSINESS
2/13/2018 1:54:42 PM
The Napanee & District Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce has released the second annual Ontario Economic Report.

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OPIOID OVERDOSE INFO NIGHT TOMORROW
2/13/2018 1:51:42 PM
KFL&A Public Health is continuing to educated the public about Preventing, Recognizing, and Responding to an Opioid Overdose. They're holding a free public information session at their Kingston office, 221 Portsmouth Ave, on February 14th starting at 6:30pm.

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DEVELOPMENT CHARGES DISCOUNT EXTENDED IN PEC
2/13/2018 1:49:30 PM
Discount development charges in Prince Edward County have been extended for another 18 months. The municipality collects development charges when a building permit is issued and fees go toward paying for infrastructure - roads, fire, libraries, etc.

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TUESDAY NIGHT PICKLEBALL MOVES TO BIGGER VENUE
2/13/2018 1:49:05 PM
Pickleball in Greater Napanee has grown so popular the Tuesday evening leage needs to move. Tuesday evening drop-in Pickleball will run from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m at the NDSS gymnasium. More space means more courts and shorter wait times to play.

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