COVID Hits the Local Legion

It’s tough times at the local legion.  Even Remembrance Day services have been cancelled.  The flag will fly at half-mast and wreaths will be laid at the foot of the Cenotaph on November 11th, but there will be no service at the Cenotaph this year.  Legion members are encouraging everyone… Continue reading

Remembrance Day Poster – Millbrook Legion

This national award-winning poster created in 2013 by Kelaiah Guiel hangs in a place of honour inside the doors of the Millbrook Legion.  Every year, youngsters are invited to participate in the Royal Canadian Legion’s annual Poster and Literary contests.  While schools are no longer active participants in these events,… Continue reading

What Pandemic? New Bobcat Dealership Opens in Cavan-Monaghan

This May, Jeff  Traynor opened a new Bobcat dealer on Whittington Drive in Cavan-Monaghan. It was an unlikely moment to launch a new business, but this owner/operator thinks long term and this isn’t his first rodeo.  His mission is to become the compact industry leader in Durham, the GTA and… Continue reading

First Full-Length Album for Local Singer-Songwriter, Peter Graham

Peter Graham is releasing his first full-length album this month entitled Despite Where We’ve Been. It’s a collection of alternative folk and country songs featuring strong vocals and concise lyrics supported by the collective efforts of established musicians. His first EP entitled Nowhere in Tacoma released in 2017, received airplay… Continue reading

Harvest Community Park Closes in on Fundraising Goal for Phase 2

In July, the Harvest Community Park was open for play.  With an aggressive budget of $185,000, the project was not without its challenges, but the congregation of Millbrook Christian Assembly remained steadfast in their plans to create a play facility in the west end of town that was accessible to… Continue reading

Computer Solutions Plus

Pictured is Mike VanDrunen, of Computer Solutions Plus.  With Wayne Blaby’s retirement, a reorganization of the business workspace at 715 Ford Drive has occurred to redirect customer traffic into a new space at the foot of the stairs in the garage.  Customers will no longer have to travel through the labyrinth… Continue reading