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Residents invited to provide feedback on housing, development in Verona

The Township of South Frontenac is asking for public feedback on the Verona Housing Master Plan at an open house later this month. “Are you or someone you know concerned about your ability to live and age in a growing rural municipality where the price of housing seems to keep

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Positive case of COVID-19 identified at Muddy Waters Restaurant

Dr. Piotr Oglaza, Medical Officer of Health at KFL&A Public Health confirmed a COVID-19 positive case at Muddy Waters Restaurant, 6557 Road 38, Verona. “KFL&A Public Health recommends that individuals who attended Muddy Waters Restaurant on Sunday, October 31, between 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. (noon) to self-monitor for symptoms for 10

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OPP lay impaired driving charge in Verona

A report of a possible impaired driver on Road 38 in South Frontenac Township on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021 results in an impaired driving charge for a Central Frontenac driver. At approximately 4:15 p.m. officers of the South Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to the report

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Farmers ‘at their wit’s end’ regarding need for new abattoir locally

After one local farmer discovered the uphill battle of attempting to open a new meat processing facility to serve meat producers in the area, a public meeting to drum up support for the future of abattoirs in Kingston and surrounding areas took place on Wednesday, Jun. 30, 2021 at the

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OPP lay two impaired driving charges in South Frontenac

On Tuesday, Jun. 15, 2021, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) charged two individuals with impaired driving in separate incidents in South Frontenac Township. Shortly after 1 a.m. on that same date members of the South Frontenac and Leeds Detachments of the OPP responded to a report of a

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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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Coming-of-age film ‘Verona’ to begin shooting this month

The town of Verona will become a film set this June featuring local establishments, homes, and people thanks to Verona native, Sebastian Back. Back came across Telefilm Canada’s Talent Fund-supported Talent to Watch Program, which finances emerging content creators who are recent alumni of a partner educational institution. As graduates

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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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Public assistance requested regarding two church break-ins in Verona

Frontenac OPP are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for breaking into the Trinity United and Free Methodist Churches in Verona, Ontario. The buildings were entered over the weekend of the October 3, 2020, according to a report from OPP, dated Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020. An undisclosed

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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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