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Sudden death in Verona under OPP investigation

An unresponsive male was pronounced dead after Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Frontenac Fire Department and Frontenac Paramedics responded to a call in Frontenac Township, the second one in as many days. On Sunday, June 6, 2021, at 7:18 a.m. Members of the Frontenac Detachment of the OPP, Frontenac Fire Department,

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Novelis employee succumbs to injuries after workplace incident

An employee at the Novelis plant in Kingston has passed away after a workplace incident, which occurred on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jun. 9, 2021. Just before 2 p.m. that day, Kingston Fire and Rescue and Frontenac Paramedic Services were alerted of a rescue taking place at the plant. According

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OPP investigating sudden death on Railton Road

An unresponsive female was pronounced dead after Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Frontenac Fire Department and Frontenac Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded to a call in Frontenac Township. On Friday, Jun. 4, 2021 at 3 p.m. OPP, Frontenac Fire Department, and EMS arrived at the residence on Railton Road in response

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City of Kingston seeks input for pedestrian crossings to improve active transport network

The City of Kingston is seeking input on proposed locations for pedestrian crossings that will enhance Kingston’s active transportation network and connections to transit. “We have identified a preliminary list of 37 pedestrian crossing locations that could be improved or created to reduce barriers to accessing transit and make it

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Kingston driver facing multiple charges after traffic complaints in Seeley’s Bay

A Kingston resident is facing charges after numerous traffic complaints in the Seeley’s Bay area. Just after 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to numerous complaints of a driver observed driving erratically, in and out of the ditch along Highway 15, Rideau Lakes

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Smashing car windows with axe results in charges for Kingston man

A local man has been arrested and charged after his aggressions against the windows of a vehicle in the parking lot of the Cataraqui Centre were observed by witnesses and called into police. According to Kingston Police, the incident occurred at approximately 9:05 a.m. on Tuesday, Jun. 8, 2021 when

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Summer vendors market will be in-person and online this year in Napanee

Napanee’s Hometown Market is set to kick off the season this Saturday, Jun. 12, 2021, at the Strathcona Paper Centre (SPC) The Hometown Market will operate weekly every Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. until Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021.   This summer’s featured vendors, who will be serving customers every

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City of Kingston releases statement on Sir John A Macdonald and the Indigenous Community

The following is a statement from the City of Kingston, regarding the legacy of Sir John A. Macdonald and engagement with the Indigenous community: The City of Kingston wishes to inform the public of ongoing discussions and engagement with multiple community members and organizations, including members of the Indigenous community,

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Music comedy duo offer mentorship to high school students pursuing the arts

High school students considering a future in the arts are being offered a unique mentorship opportunity by internationally-acclaimed music and comedy duo, Bridge & Wolak. Oftentimes when a musically gifted student is thinking about pursuing higher education, they tend to be steered away from pursuing their art in favour of

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City of Kingston shares local reopening schedule for municipal services

City of Kingston services, facilities and amenities will begin opening up to the public as we move into Step one of the province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The focus of Step one is on resuming outdoor activities with smaller crowds, where the risk of transmission is lower, according to a release

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Waive the Wait aims to cut down on time spent in healthcare waiting rooms

A Queen’s University startup company, Waive the Wait, is hoping to cut down the amount of time individuals spend waiting for appointments in a physical waiting room. Their online waiting room program connects health care offices and clinics with their patients through an app. The patients sign in to the

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Loyalist Township seeking public input for Infrastructure Master Plan

The Corporation of Loyalist Township is building an Infrastructure Master Plan (IMP) and is looking for input from the public. Completing an Infrastructure Master Plan is an exercise designed to identify the core infrastructure needs, specifically road right-of-way, potable water, wastewater, and stormwater systems within Loyalist Township for the next

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