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Last chance to order gift cards by Dec. 2

Last chance for gift cards in 2012! Great Christmas gifts! You can buy pre-paid “gift cards” for a whole host of name retailers. They never expire and you get the full value for the amount you buy. The retailer, in … Continue reading

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RCMP officer guest speaker at Remembrance Day dinner

The Canadian Armed Forces and Royal Canadian Mounted Police share military roots, Cpl. Peter Sandziuk outlined for Colborne Remembrance Day dinner guests at Br. 187 Nov. 11. As well as the historic, there are also modern-day ties with RCMP serving … Continue reading

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Meet author Eileen Argyris Nov. 4

  COLBORNE — Another in the Colborne Legion BR. 187 Author’s Afternoon series of events will be held Sunday, Nov. 4, 2-4 p.m. Come meet and hear author Eileen Argyris who wrote How Firm A Foundation, a lively and informative … Continue reading

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Ring those bells for Santa Nov. 24 in Colborne

COLBORNE — The countdown has started for the annual Colborne (Cramahe Twp.) Santa Claus Parade! The Parade Committee invites you to participate in this traditional community event. Let’s celebrate our community! We encourage all Colborne/Cramahe businesses, community groups and our … Continue reading

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Spaghetti dinner Oct. 19

COLBORNE — The Colborne Legion mid-month dinner, Friday, Oct. 19, features hearty spaghetti with yummy sauce, Caesar salad, garlic bread and a special homemade dessert, plus tea and coffee. Still just $10 per person, serving 5 to 6:30 p.m.. We’re … Continue reading

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Author’s Afternoon now Nov. 4

We’ve rescheduled our next Author’s Afternoon to Sunday, Nov. 4. We’ve decided to hold the series events on Sunday afternoons to make it easier for those of you who want to “come from away” to attend.. On Nov. 4, 2-4 … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving weekend roast beef dinner Friday, Oct. 5

Here’s a way to lighten up the cooking load this Thanksgiving weekend! Welcome to the October roast beef dinner Friday, Oct. 5 featuring homemade soup. Roast beef (purchased before any recall concerns!), mashed potatoes, gravy, butternut squash, broccoli/cauliflower medley with … Continue reading

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Poppy campaign gets underway Oct. 26

Our annual Poppy Campaign of remembrance officially kicks off Oct. 26. You’ll see the poppies and donation boxes throughout Cramahe Twp.. Br. 187 Poppy Campaign Chairs Gord and Carol MacDonald “appreciate the support of everyone last year and look forward … Continue reading

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Wonderful afternoon with author Gil McElroy

With fall comes the return of our Author’s Evening series. We’ve decided to hold the events on Sunday afternoons to make it easier for those of you who want to “come from away” to attend. Last Sunday, we had a … Continue reading

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October bid euchre now Oct. 14

Because Thanksgiving weekend is the first weekend of October this year, the October BID euchre tournament will be held Sunday, Oct. 14. Register ($5 per player) by noon for an afternoon of play. Great prizes to be won! A homemade, … Continue reading

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