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South Frontenac community ‘stuffs the cruiser’ with over 900lbs of food donations

South Frontenac Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), along with students from the St. Lawrence College Police Foundations program, held a successful “Stuff the Cruiser” food drive in Sydenham on the weekend. According to a release from the OPP, Southern Frontenac Community Services Corporation (SCSC) food bank received a total of 935

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OPP holding ‘Stuff the Cruiser’ food drive in Sydenham

As winter, and the holiday season, approach, the demand on food banks increases. To support the increased demand, the South Frontenac Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Auxiliary OPP and students from the St. Lawrence police foundations program have partnered with the Southern Frontenac Community Services Corporation (SFCSC), to hold a “Stuff

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Santa Claus poised to parade through Kingston and area

Both holiday and community spirit abound this year as organizers tenaciously prepare for Santa Claus’ annual trip from The North Pole to Kingston and the surrounding communities! While last year’s Holiday parades were cancelled in many communities due to COVID-19 restrictions, thanks to relatively low risks this year (and approval

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Body of 18-year-old recovered in Sydenham

The Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have confirmed that they’ve recovered the body of an 18-year-old female from Frontenac County. Search efforts began in Sydenham just after 12 a.m. on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, after the OPP received a report of a missing 18-year-old woman in the

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Update on COVID-19 vaccine supply and roll-out for KFL&A

After expecting to get an update on COVID-19 vaccine supply for KFL&A late last week, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health, was more than pleased to announce over 30,000 doses are expected through the month of May. “I can say that KFL&A will receive additional

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KFL&A COVID-19 cases ‘trending in right direction,’ but ‘the virus is everywhere in our region’

Update (Friday, Apr. 23, 2021)On Friday, Apr. 23, 2021, KFL&A Public Health informed the media that Dr. Moore was advised that there are no updates on vaccine allocations during a meeting between Public Health and the Ministry of Health on the afternoon of Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021. Public Health will

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Public Health: downtown, rural and mobile vaccination clinics in the works

Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kieran Moore said he wants to be able to administer 10,000 COVID-19 vaccines per day in the Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health region. “I think we could achieve that,” Dr. Moore said on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. “I’m trying to get to

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OPP seek assistance to identify graffiti artist in Sydenham

Police are looking for public assistance regarding damage to a property in Rutledge Road in Sydenham, Ontario. The Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) released a statement on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, to request the public’s assistance in identifying the person responsible for graffiti and mischief to property

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South Frontenac recruiting committee to update community brand

South Frontenac Township is recruiting members for a steering committee to guide an overhaul of the community’s brand. The Township is looking for local community members to assist with choosing a consultant for this project, and to provide feedback and insight throughout the process. “In recognition of the community’s vibrancy

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OPP request information about break and enter in Sydenham

Frontenac OPP are looking for public assistance regarding a break and enter and theft in Sydenham, ON. According to police, a break and enter and theft was reported at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday Jun. 28, at a local business in Sydenham. Items taken include cash, chequebooks and a rifle.  

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Kingston man charged after thefts at Sydenham LCBO

A local man is facing charges after multiple thefts at the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) store in Sydenham, South Frontenac Township. According to the Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), officers from that detachment received several complaints regarding the theft of alcohol from the Sydenham LCBO

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Verona man facing impaired driving charges after collision in Sydenham

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have laid charges after a driver involved in a collision last week was found to be impaired by alcohol. Members of the Frontenac Detachment of the OPP responded to the collision shortly after 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec 13, 2019. The collision occurred on Rutledge

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