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Police request assistance to identify suspect in west-end vehicle robbery

Kingston Police have released the above photos and are asking for public assistance in identifying the person pictured, a suspect in a recent robbery. According to police, at approximately 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 the robbery victim parked his vehicle in the parking lot nearest the Isabel Turner

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Kingston Police request assistance to locate missing 13-year-old

Kingston Police have released the above photos and are asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 13-year-old Mya Hartwick. Hartwick was last seen in the early morning hours of Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, and her current whereabouts are unknown. She is known to frequent the Cataraqui Centre shopping mall

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City of Kingston opens Artillery Park as cooling centre

As of noon on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, the City of Kingston has opened the gym at the Artillery Park Aquatic Centre as a cooling centre. This comes the same day Environment Canada issued a heat warning for the area, with daytime temperatures reaching just above 30 degrees Celsius each

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Kingston Police seek witnesses to pellet gun shooting at Cataraqui Centre

Local police are asking for help from anyone who may have witnessed a pellet gun shooting at the Cataraqui Centre early last week. According to police, the incident took place on Monday, Mar. 16, 2020. At approximately 1:30 p.m. that day, two suspects assaulted a victim by shooting him multiple

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Helping struggling readers at KFPL

Do you know a child who is struggling to read? Join Jan MacLean, a Structured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist, at the Kingston Frontenac Public Library (KFPL), and learn some important steps for teaching young children to read. When I asked Jan to share more about her presentation, she had a lot to

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Learn more about your family tree with KFPL

Are you interested in researching your family tree? The Kingston Frontenac Public Library (KFPL) is offering sessions to help you learn how to delve into the past and research your own history. “Family tree research has been a popular hobby for many decades, but it has become even more popular

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KFPL Hosts Travel Writing Workshop with Author Linda Kenyon

Do you dream of writing about your travels in a meaningful and entertaining way? Then you may be interested in the Travel Writing Workshop being offered by The Kingston Frontenac Public Library. Author Linda Kenyon will be at the Isabel Turner Branch hosting a writing workshop that will help you

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Police request public assistance to locate missing 14-year-old

  UPDATE: Hailey Nixon-Kemp has been located safely. Thanks to all who shared. Kingston Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing female, who was reported missing on Sunday, May 25, 2019. Hailey Nixon-Kemp, 14, is described as a Caucasian female, standing 5’1”, and weighing 115 lbs, with

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Kingston Frontenac Public Library hosts first ever plant swap

  Do you have a green thumb? Are there an abundance of plants in your gardens? Did you collect too many seeds? Or maybe you have houseplants that need a new home. The Kingston Frontenac Public Library is holding their first ever Plant Swap. This event is being held on

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Kingston Frontenac Public Library celebrates 100 years of Storytime

In 1918, librarian Aimee Kennedy came up with an idea to host a children’s story hour at the library in Kingston. Little did she know, ‘Storytime’ would continue for the next century, and 100 years later, the Kingston Frontenac Public Library would be hosting an event to honour that first

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