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Sugar Kings win home-opener against Cambridge

Having opened the season by splitting a pair of games at the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League (GOJHL) Showcase series the previous weekend, the...

Jacks pick up three points as the regular season gets rolling

The Wellesley Applejacks split a pair of games to open their Provincial Junior Hockey League (PJHL) season last weekend. The team fell in overtime...

Jacks split a pair to end the preseason

It was a middling sort of weekend for the Wellesley Applejacks, who wrapped up their final two games of the preseason with a win...

Kings split pair to start the season

Their 2019-20 regular season getting underway at the league’s Showcase series held over the weekend, the Elmira Sugar Kings split a pair of games...

Terry Fox Run marks 30th year with event Sunday

The Elmira Terry Fox run will be keeping up the momentum again this year, celebrating its third decade raising money to support cancer research. “This...

Elmira brother and sister rule the court

Elmira-born siblings Ian, 14, and Izzy, 12, Speiran, put their skills to the test last week at the Southampton Tennis Championships, both winning U14...

Kings split four games in last week of preseason play

A four-game push that included three matches in as many nights saw the Elmira Sugar Kings split the difference to end the postseason. A loss...

On toilets atop, plungers go plop in Optimist Club fundraiser

The combination of toilets and a good aim is always a fine idea, but especially so in conjunction with a community fundraising venture. In...

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Walter, Francis Joseph (Frank)

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at St. Mary’s General Hospital, Kitchener, at the...

Bloomingdale Women’s Institute

Thirteen ladies of the Bloomingdale Women’s Institute enjoyed a night out Saturday November 9th to enjoy...

Remembrance Day

On Monday, November 11th at 10:35 a.m. St. Boniface school held their Remembrance Day para-liturgy in the...

Delve deep into Observer archives.

Looking for a previous edition of The Observer? Our online archives extend back to 2008.

Park clean up day in Maryhill

Many hands make light work!  This was the case on Saturday,...

EDSS Lancers Football

The EDSS Lancers senior football team took on the WCI Vikings, but fell short 17-1 during...

Fatality west of Elmira

Emergency crews responded to a fiery three-vehicle collision west of Elmira Nov. 1 that claimed the...

From Flanders to Breslau, local producer films dramatic reading of McCrae poem

Perhaps the most iconic words of sacrifice and remembrance, “In Flanders Fields” is the subject of a...