Wind: 35.40 km/h
"We need to get people reconnected and those limiters off!" was Francesca Dobbyn's first reaction to a major announcement from the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) today. The Executive Director of the United Way of Bruce Grey has worked tirelessly not only for residents of Grey and Bruce but those all over Ontario who have lost their electricity service because they have been unable to pay.
The new rules mean reconnection for those who have been cut off for non-payment and the removal of load-limiting devices. No residential services will be disconnected, at least until April 30 this year.
The OEB intends to launch a comprehensive review of customer service rules for
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Alana Murray to the position of Interim Director of Education.
"We are very excited to welcome Alana as our new Director of Education. The Board of Trustees looks forward to working with her as we continue our important work to enhance the educational experience for all of our students," says Chair Ron Motz.
Murray began her teaching career in 1982 at Chesley District High School, where she also served as a department head. She was a vice-principal in Walkerton, and principal in Lion's Head and Owen Sound. In 2002, she assumed the role of Superintendent of Education where she has had responsibility for a variety of portfolios, including secondary education, special education, safe schools,...
For most of this winter, the water of the bay has shaded between pale grey to slate grey, and black, reflecting the unrelenting cloud. When the sun came out this week, the water sparkled sky-blue. A treat to raise the spirits.
Whatever the colour, waves have moved against the rocks, rolled over them in high wind, gently lapped against ...
On February 26th, Summerfolk will present the second workshop in the monthly Music Biz Tune Up series, helping musicians develop the business skills they need for viable careers. Julia Train from the Musician Rights Organization Canada will host the two hour session to ensure that local musicians of all genres have the tools and knowledge they need to access their rights and revenue streams.