Summer is here. With Canada Day celebrations over, the relaxing and winding down for a great summer is finally with us. Whether travelling across our Country or staying close to home to enjoy our district, we can finally put the cold weather and frosty temperatures to rest and enjoy our great outdoors. Lots to do and see in our region and the North Bay & District Chamber of Commerce wishes all, a safe and enjoyable summer.
With the Provincial election over, and the new government set for the next four years, we will soon turn our attention to municipal elections. To date, as reported in various med … Read More »
Friday morning was a beautiful morning with brilliant blue skies and fabulous sunshine. Most days while driving to work, a quick detour down Memorial Drive (the long way to work) reminds me daily as to what a great City we live in. The Marina, Heritage Train and Carousels, The Boat, The Chief and looking out over the Marina at a calm and glass like Lake Nipissing, renews my spirit in why we live here.
Our community is fortunate to have so many people that give so much to so many others and in so many ways. Our waterfront is supported by hundreds of volunteers through the Heritage Gardeners, who give much of their ti … Read More »
Last week the City turned out, despite the inclement weather, to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2018. Over 3500 students and thousands of residents took in the celebration at our waterfront on Wednesday morning with our Canadian Armed Forces, First Responders, and volunteers. Although Mother Nature wasn’t too co-operative, forcing the cancellation of the Sky Hawks Jump Team, it was a tremendous celebration for the … Read More »
Last week, after many months of campaigning, Ontarians’ have elected a majority PC government to lead us, over the next four years. Looking back over the past few months of the election campaign, no doubt it will be remembered as one of the more memorable albeit strange, campaigns in a long time. Congratulations to Vic Fedeli and his entire election team, on a huge victory here in Nipissing. After two terms in opposition, we can look forward to having our elected MPP as a member of the Legislature, that is forming the new government.
Congratulations to all the candidates that put their names fo … Read More »
Last week on Wednesday, it was great to attend the Grand Opening and open house at the new consolidated home for Community Living North Bay. The new building which consolidates it services in one location at the Commerce Court facility, will serve our community well for years to come. The building has been transformed into a fully integrated hub to assist persons with intellectual disabilities and their families. What a tremendous job that the staff do and congratulations to those staff, the Board and the families that had the vision and determination to bring … Read More »