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North Simcoe Community News online.
Our December 2014/January 2015 Issue is out!
the deadline for ads and contributions
to our next issue is January 7th for mailing on January 30th
We look forward to hearing from you!
North Simcoe Community News is proud to announce that Deb Halbot will be our one and only staff photographer from this point on. Long time NSCN photographer Laura Proctor is now living in Toronto full-time and does not have the time to capture the local shots that we need for our magazine. Thank you so much to Laura for all she has done for us, and welcome Deb, we know our readers will enjoy seeing your photos throughout the NSCN each issue.
North Simcoe Community News has a new name! NORTH SIMCOE LIFE!
Watch for our new name, look, and logo in 2015.
Thanks to everyone who voted and suggested!
Bruce Stanton MP
Since 2006, the Conservative government has provided significant tax relief for families. In fact, we’ve cut taxes over 160 times saving the average family $3,400 every year. It’s a record that we’re proud many Canadian families have benefitted from. For example, almost a million and a half families have taken advantage of the Children’s Fitness Tax Credit. And approximately 1.7 million families with young children receive the Universal Child Care Benefit.Read more...
Ask Doctor Julie
by Dr. Julie Iamarino
Dear Dr. Julie,
In the last issue, you said that a healthy diet may help prevent dementia. Are there specific foods you would recommend?
Annual Business Expo continues to make strides
The fourth annual Orillia & Lake Country Business Expo continued its successful streak this year promoting more than 100 local businesses and providing small business owners with an opportunity to network with peers.
“We saw an increase in the number of exhibitors from Oro-Medonte and Severn Townships”, said Expo Committee Chair Ken Forbes. “The goal of the event was to highlight the variety and quality of products and services available locally, and I’d have to say we achieved that this year.”Read more...