Local Adult Hockey Opportunities at the Millbrook Arena

Local Adult Hockey Opportunities at the Millbrook Arena
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On Friday mornings, you can play around or play a game at the Millbrook Arena.  All it takes is time, some skates and a hockey helmet.  Two adult-based programs are available for a $2 fee, beginning with Puck and Stick at 10 o’clock.  Participants must wear skates as well as… Continue reading

Recycled Sweaters Find New Life as Stylish, Environmentally-Friendly Mittens

Recycled Sweaters Find New Life as Stylish, Environmentally-Friendly Mittens
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It’s not glamourous but it is commendable; Amanda Benns creates beautiful, hand-made mittens using items destined for the second hand store or even the dump. She scoops up used, unloved and untrendy sweaters and diverts them from their looming, ignoble end, using them as raw materials for her beautiful and… Continue reading

Words of Gratitude for Incredible Community Celebration Sparked by Tragic Fire

Words of Gratitude for Incredible Community Celebration Sparked by Tragic Fire
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It has taken us some time to be able to fully process the events of 2018 and we do not believe that we are finished yet. One thing that the Winslow- Lamothe and de Wolde families have been preoccupied with since the terrible fire that destroyed six barns and a… Continue reading

The Millbrook Reporter: an Earlier Incarnation of our Local Paper

The Millbrook Reporter: an Earlier Incarnation of our Local Paper
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Before there was the Millbrook Times, there was the Millbrook Reporter which published every Thursday in the late 1800’s. In 1905 it merged with an Omemee publication and for a few years operated as the Millbrook and Omemee Reporter, but was simplified again to the Millbrook Reporter under the ownership… Continue reading

Personal Support Worker Excellence Celebrated at Centennial Place

Personal Support Worker Excellence Celebrated at Centennial Place
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A few weeks ago, Centennial Place held a celebration to acknowledge the dedication to excellence of their Personal Support Workers. In early 2018, Centennial Place supported the training and development of two Personal Support Workers who became certified to provide Excellence in Resident-Centred Care training to fellow workers through the… Continue reading