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Contest calls on foodies to unite to support Orillia, area eateries

Contest calls on foodies to unite to support Orillia, area eateries

'If we want to continue to have these options it’s important that we all support restaurants,' says official, noting social media contest offers a $500 prize
Local Imam grieves 'horrific terrorism' of London attack

Local Imam grieves 'horrific terrorism' of London attack

'This shouldn’t happen to anyone, no matter your religion, race or beliefs. Everyone is hurt by this. We stand together against hate,' says official
Ramara hosting vaccine pop-up clinic for first and second doses

Ramara hosting vaccine pop-up clinic for first and second doses

First doses are reserved for Ramara-area residents, second doses are available for certain eligibility groups
Local tourism industry gets $1.2 million boost from feds

Local tourism industry gets $1.2 million boost from feds

'We have a unique chance to help tourism businesses not just recover but come back stronger and better, equipped to succeed in the new economy,' says official
Anxious to return to downtown Friday? Paid parking is back!

Anxious to return to downtown Friday? Paid parking is back!

City is returning to regular paid parking in municipal pay and display parking lots when the province enters Step 1 of the Roadmap to Reopen Friday
Health unit reports 13 new COVID cases in Simcoe-Muskoka Tuesday

Health unit reports 13 new COVID cases in Simcoe-Muskoka Tuesday

There are no new cases in Orillia, Ramara, Oro or Severn Township today and no new hospitalizations
Thunderstorms with heavy downpours possible today: Environment Canada

Thunderstorms with heavy downpours possible today: Environment Canada

Local rainfall amounts of 20 to 40 mm in an hour or less are possible along with gusts to 70 km/h
City's tree bylaw approved despite councillor's objection

City's tree bylaw approved despite councillor's objection

Coun. Ralph Cipolla wanted to wait for results of canopy study to determine if $250 permit was justified
Orillia Kiwanis Club steps up to fund Panda Warmer for OSMH

Orillia Kiwanis Club steps up to fund Panda Warmer for OSMH

'The new Panda Warmers will allow our Obstetrics Team to advance the exceptional care they provide for infants and we are most grateful for that,' says CEO
Community Safety and Well-Being plan too complicated: Lauer

Community Safety and Well-Being plan too complicated: Lauer

Councillor wants to see a 'much simpler' plan like the one adopted in Barrie