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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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Kingston and the area remember: Remembrance Day 2019

On November 11 each year, people across the country and around the world honour those who have served in the armed forces in a variety of ways. Here in the Kingston area, thousands will come together at a number of different events, remembering those who lost their lives while serving

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OPP requesting public assistance to identify person of interest

The Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have released the above photo and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest. According to the OPP, on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2019 at approximately 9:30 p.m., an unknown male walked onto a property in the area

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Loughborough Public gets Indigenous-inspired outdoor teaching space

  Loughborough Public School unveiled their new Indigenous-inspired outdoor teaching space on Wednesday, Jun. 19, 2019. The opening ceremony was hosted by Elder Georgina Riel, a member of the Batchewana First Nation of the Ojibway. The event opened with parent Janza Giangrosso providing small gifts and thanks to both Riel

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OPP investigating after occupied ice fishing shelters struck by truck

UPDATE (Monday, Feb. 3, 2020): The Frontenac OPP have now arrested and charged a South Frontenac man in connection with this incident. Original article: Two men are lucky to have escaped with only minor injuries after a pickup truck ran into their ice huts, which were set up on a

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City to host public workshops to generate ideas for ‘Hub Project’

In September of 2018, the City of Kingston announced plans to “enliven” the intersection at Princess and Division Streets, and now they’re looking for ideas. ‘The Hub Project’ is a City initiative aiming to improve the intersection – an area known locally as The Hub – through public art and

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Man arrested for driving impaired in Sydenham Santa Claus parade

After receiving information from the public, officers from the Frontenac detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested a man who was driving a float in the Sydenham Santa Claus parade while impaired. Police arrested the suspect at the intersection of George Street and Wheatly Street in Sydenham at 10:32

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