Thanksgiving tea at St. Joseph’s Manor

Caleb Nickerson, The Equity On Saturday residents of St. Joseph’s Manor in Campbell’s Bay invited friends and family to . . .
Chris Judd

Sometimes we just have to take a few minutes to think about what is really important in life. February 8 was Food Freedom Day. There was very little celebrating or even an announcement on the box. For the few of you who . . .
Social Notes

We have had some very heavy snowfalls and everything looks like a winter wonderland again. Beautiful but not . . .
Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, On Jan. 29, 33 families applied for Pre-K education at Dr. S. E. McDowell School in Shawville. Half of these families are told that there isn’t space for their child. Government funding only . . .
The Parents' Voice

This week’s article is filled with tips and tricks to help increase reading and literacy with your children. Even though you probably know a lot of these tips and tricks, life gets busy and we . . .
Social Notes

Our community is thinking of the family of Keith Mohr, better known to many as Charlie Brown. He passed away on Feb. 4 at the age of 82. A celebration of life was held . . .
Editorials

There are many problems that face Quebec today and one of the biggest is transportation. Maintaining the complex system of roads and repairing aging infrastructure like bridges is an absolutely monumental task. However bad the situation in the south of this province however, the predicament is far m…
Sports

With only two games left in the 2019-20 regular season, the Pontiac Senior Comets sit in first place in the Outaouais Senior AA Hockey League (OSAAHL) and look poised for a . . .
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CALEB NICKERSONCLARENDON Jan. 6, 2020 On Thursday evening, around a dozen community volunteers and business owners took part in a free event planning and . . .
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CALEB NICKERSONSHAWVILLE Feb. 7, 2020 On Friday, the Centre intégré de santé et des services sociaux de l’Outaouais (CISSSO) announced a week-long break in obstetrics services at the Pontiac Community Hospital (PCH), lasting . . .
Sports

J.D. POTIÉFort Coulonge Feb. 8, 2020 The Pontiac Senior Comets have upgraded their record to 13-5-0, after defeating the last place Mont-Tremblant Diables 10-2 on home ice. The win kept the Comets in . . .
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CSHBO Communiqué MANIWAKI Le 5 fév. 2020 En janvier dernier, le classement des commissions scolaires du Québec, basé sur les données colligées par l’Institut Fraser a été diffusé dans les médias. La Commission . . .
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CSHBO Communiqué GATINEAU Le 4 fév. 2020 Au mois d’octobre, l’enseignante responsable du projet MATIS à l’école des Petits-Ponts a soumis une candidature en lien avec ce projet dans le but d’être récipiendaire d’un prix #Fondation Desjardins. En décembre, elle a appris que . . .
Social Notes

On Saturday evening, family and friends gathered at the Waltham Town Hall to celebrate a 40th birthday party in honour of Robin and Dereck Rochon. Everyone . . .
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CALEB NICKERSONBryson Jan. 7, 2020 On Friday night, the Bryson RA hall was packed with little girls and their male chaperones for the second annual Father Daughter Dance. Organizer Shyloh Pasqua said that . . .
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J.D. POTIÉSHAWVILLE Feb. 12, 2020 The Pontiac High School (PHS) Juvenile Boys hockey team has earned a spot in the RSEQ Outaouais league championship game, following a couple of massive playoff victories in Gatineau last week. On Feb. 3, the Panthers took down . . .
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OTTAWA Feb. 8, 2020 Up and coming local talent !Abstract rocked the nation’s capital on Saturday afternoon at the Atomic Rooster Pub at 303 Bank street. With their blues-infused classic . . .
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J.D. POTIÉPontiac Feb. 5, 2020 A Shawville-born chef will once again be featured on the national stage after being selected to judge one of Food Network Canada’s newest televised cooking competitions. Renée Lavallée will appear in a number of episodes of “Wall of Chefs” - a competition between a gro…
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CHRIS LOWREYShawville Feb. 8, 2020 The trails around the Pontiac were buzzing with activity on Saturday as the Club Quad du Pontiac staged its annual poker run. The more-than . . .
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CALEB NICKERSONSHAWVILLE Feb. 9, 2020 On Sunday afternoon, the Shawville Community Bonspiel wrapped up for the 45th year, leaving another two weeks of close ends and missed stones in its wake. This year, 46 teams cycled through . . .
Sports

With three games left in the 2019-20 regular season, the Pontiac Senior Comets sit in first place in the Outaouais Senior AA Hockey League (OSAAHL) standings with a 12-5-0 record. Amassing 46 points in his first 31 career games, Comets’ forward Mitchell Gibson has . . .