Muskoka To-DAILY
Archive for: May, 2017

‘Begin the Beguine,’ it’s the MCB’s Big Band dance Friday night at Bracebridge legion

BRACEBRIDGE – Dance fans dust off your shoes. There’s a big band dance at the Bracebridge legion (off Cedar Lane by the OPP station) Friday night (May 26) and the dance floor is guaranteed to be crowded, as the Muskoka Concert Band’s 15-piece Big Band takes the stage. The Spring Swing Dance is a joint fundraiser […]

Gravenhurst tries ‘pilot’ transist system system mid-day, mid-week till end of year

GRAVENHURST — While at least one community (Innifil) is using Uber as a transit system, Gravenhurst is giving public transit a go again. After a couple of failed attempts in the past, council is again trying it with the help of the district. In a town release Thursday, they said that at planning council this […]

Bracebridge purchases Timber Mart downtown for $3 million to anchor future development

BRACEBRIDGE — Downtown Bracebridge is about to undergo a huge change around 2020. A major anchor will be new public-private opportunities above the Bracebridge Falls, after the town announced the $3 million purchase of the Timber Mart on Manitoba Street. Mayor Graydon Smith, together with Ted Minty and Dennis Doidge of Bracebridge Timber Mart, said Wednesday the […]

Men of Song, FOG, Menfolk June 10 Bracebridge United Church, 7 p.m.

BRACEBRIDGE — The Men of Song present their annual June bursary concert June 10, at 7 p.m., here at the United Church, 44 Dominion St. with three choral groups. They will be joined by the 2017-2018 Sean Kelly bursary recipients The FOG (Five Old Guys) and Menfolk. Tickets — $20 and $12 for children — […]

19-year-old missing murder victim found in car near Kawartha Lakes

CITY OF KAWARTHA LAKES  — The body of a Toronto man missing since before Christmas has been found in vehicle located in a field near here. And police are calling his death a homicide. Provincial police say that on Tuesday, May 16, ‎2017, at 12:20 p.m. Kawartha Lakes Police located a deceased person in a vehicle, […]

Super 8 Hotel owner, director fined nearly $30,000 for fire code violations in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE — Almost $30,000 in fines have been levied against a hotel and its owner here over fire code violations. The owner of the Super 8 Hotel and the director of the company pleaded guilty to 7 counts each of Fire Code violations under the Fire Protection and Prevention Act in Bracebridge Provincial Offences Court […]

Acrimony helps raise $300 for mental health Saturday night at heavy metal concert at LIV Muskoka

BRACEBRIDGE — Three bands, $300 for mental health in Muskoka. That was the story Saturday night at the LIV Muskoka bar on Manitoba Street. Bracebridge’s Acrimony band member Geoff Slater presented the fundraising donation to CMHA Muskoka Parry Sound Bracebridge division officials on Wednesday. The three acts united at LIV to raise money and awareness for mental […]

YWCA welcomes girls, women to its new Gathering Space in Bracebridge

$75,000 OTF SEED GRANT CREATES NEW GATHERING SPACE BRACEBRIDGE — The YWCA has reached out to expand its services by providing a welcome new home away from home for women and girls. On Friday, YWCA Muskoka welcomed members of the public to an open house at their 440 Ecclestone Street office, to mark the opening […]

Government red tape not ducky, says Miller in fight for Bracebridge Rotary fundraisers Canada Day

QUEEN’S PARK — Just ducky! Or not? Norm Miller, MPP for Parry Sound-Muskoka, and Jim Wilson, MPP for Simcoe-Grey, joined forces in demanding the government cut red tape for service clubs. “The Rotary Club of Bracebridge has run into issues because they have introduced a new fundraiser, a duck race to take place on July […]

Gravenhurst Horticulture Society plant, bake sale Saturday, May 20, Opera House

GRAVENHURST – Just a reminder to get up early Saturday, May 20, to beat the rain and beat the early birds shopping for the freshest budding plants and cutting in town. The Gravenhurst Horticulture Association’s annual plant and bake sale is a must each May Victoria long weekend out front of the Opera House. It starts […]

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google

Your Shopping Cart

Your cart is empty
Log in | Designed by Muskoka Graphics