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Catholic school board offers free languages program for kids

Catholic school board offers free languages program for kids

Languages offered include Spanish, Portugese, Mandarin, Greek and Tagalog
Police board passes draft budget despite questions about funding

Police board passes draft budget despite questions about funding

'It's safe to say' city's current 'antiquated' network of surveillance cameras will need to be replaced, official says
Warmer, wetter, wilder weather on the way, says climatologist Dave Phillips <b>(4 photos)</b>

Warmer, wetter, wilder weather on the way, says climatologist Dave Phillips (4 photos)

'If we called it atmospheric terrorism, we’d have it nailed,' says weather watcher; Climate change becomes more real, as it impacts the weather
Trip down memory lane takes us to Peter Street, circa 1925

Trip down memory lane takes us to Peter Street, circa 1925

This is one of many photo postcards published by Orillia photographer George A. Brown and captures a streetscape many will recognize
Forest Avenue 'police raid' Friday night left residents 'terrified'

Forest Avenue 'police raid' Friday night left residents 'terrified'

OPP say a suspect was injured by 'use of force' weapon but injuries did not warrant SIU probe; 'At the end of the day, we accomplished our mission'
Local home featured on upcoming Ontario Natural Homes Tour

Local home featured on upcoming Ontario Natural Homes Tour

Tour is the perfect opportunity to step right inside some natural buildings and see what they are like
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

A mix of sun and cloud today
Multiple suspects arrested following Forest Avenue incident

Multiple suspects arrested following Forest Avenue incident

One suspect at the scene received a minor injury as a result of a less-than-lethal use of force option, police say
Plenty to do this fall at Ramara Public Library

Plenty to do this fall at Ramara Public Library

Join a book club, make a quilt or get up close with therapy dogs
This dedicated senior has raised $1 million for Terry Fox

This dedicated senior has raised $1 million for Terry Fox

For almost four decades, Will Dwyer has pounded the pavement in support of Terry Fox Foundation; 'No, I’m not going to stop. No way,' says WW2 veteran