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Posted Monday, July 13, 2020

The Town of Penetanguishene has lowered the flags at Townhall to half-mast in honour of former Penetanguishene Councillor Bob (John Robert) Cascagnette who passed away last week, on July 7, 2020.  Bob was a long-time, former member of the Town of Penetanguishene Council having served as a Councillor for several terms beginning in 1981 and spanning a period of twenty years, including having served as Deputy-Reeve in 1989.

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Posted Tuesday, June 16, 2020

103530959_10158601641129529_4938430525374226575_oJune 16, 2020 – On Wednesday June 10 th , The Town of Penetanguishene awarded Irene Ashworth the 2020 Senior of the year award. The award program recognizes seniors in our community who have made outstanding voluntary contributions to enriching the social, cultural or civic life of our community.
In the years Irene has lived in Penetanguishene her volunteer activities have made the Town a better place to live.  She is an engaged member of the Town of Penetanguishene’s...

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Posted Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Canada Day 2020 celebrations in North Simcoe are moving online.
June 16, 2020 – With current restrictions on large gatherings, Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay and Tiny are collaborating to bring fun family-friendly activities to the community to enjoy online.
“Since we can’t gather in person, we started to look at ways to engage the community online,” said Nicole Major, Tourism and Special Events Manager with the Town of Midland. “We approached...

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Posted Monday, June 08, 2020

(Penetanguishene, ON) The Town of Penetanguishene is saddened to announce that as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 Summer Day Camp Program has been cancelled.
While the Province has announced that day camps may be able to proceed in July and August, the guidelines for operating these camps are extensive. With the latest guidelines provided by the Ontario Government paired with the recommendations from Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, the Town has decided that...

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Posted Thursday, May 07, 2020

The Town of Penetanguishene would like to share the attached News Release, on behalf of Alectra Utilities, announcing that they will be making donations to various United Way chapters in their service territory. 
For Penetanguishene and Simcoe County specifically, the donation from Alectra will total $4,000 to the United Way Centraide Simcoe Muskoka chapter.
In addition to this generous donation, Alectra Utilities has already put relief measures in place as a...

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