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Funding available for L&A County Manufacturers through the Yves Landry Foundation

November 21, 2018
Rob Plumley

The Yves Landry Foundation is making available up to $100,000 per company in the form of a grant to foster training that will lead to advancements in innovation within the manufacturing sector in Southern Ontario.

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Specific funding will be provided for two major objectives:

Vacant Tax Rebate and Reduction Programs

November 19, 2018
Lindsey

The County of Lennox & Addington is considering making changes to its Vacant Tax Rebate and Reduction Programs for Commercial & Industrial properties. These programs have been in place since the current property assessment system was implemented in 1998. The Province has now provided an opportunity to allow municipalities to tailor these programs based upon local needs.

Be prepared for Winter Emergencies

November 14, 2018
Rob Plumley

Winter weather is here, and Lennox & Addington Emergency Services wants to make sure residents are prepared for the weather.

Heavy snowfall and ice can make the roads treacherous and interrupt the power supply.  Here are a few things you can do to make sure you're ready for whatever Mother Nature throws our way.

 

Remembrance Day Hours

November 10, 2018
Rob Plumley

All Lennox & Addington County buildings are closed in observance of Remembrance Day on Monday, November 12th.

Remembrance Day Hours at the Museum

November 10, 2018
Rob Plumley

The Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives is closed in observance of Remembrance Day on Monday, November 12th. It will re-open on Tuesday, November 13th at 10am. For more information, please visit www.CountyMuseum.ca.

Novelis Neighbour Supports Local Project through United Way

November 9, 2018
Lindsey

Novelis, the world’s premier producer of rolled aluminum and the global leader in aluminum recycling, will be making a difference in our region, as part of the company’s global Novelis volunteer month projects. Novelis provides large-scale volunteer projects in all major locations.

Staff Picks: My Oxford Year

November 8, 2018
Catherine

Kristin, a member of the library's Relief team, recently enjoyed My Oxford Year by Julia Whelan, which she describes as "a sweet debut novel of self-discovery and first love."

The Big Bright Light Show returns to Downtown Greater Napanee

November 7, 2018
Rob Plumley

If you're looking to get festive this holiday season, look no further than Downtown Greater Napanee. The Big Bright Light Show - and its 750,000 LED Christmas lights - is now happening nightly throughout the holiday season.

Get to Know Your Museum Staff

November 1, 2018
Colleen York

It takes dedicated staff to make the Lennox & Addington Museum & Archives run smoothly. Luckily, we have some talented individuals leading the way that make each patron's visit an enjoyable experience.

We'd like you to get to know a little bit about our staff members. Please take a read below to find out what led them to the Museum & Archives.

 

What’s history got to do with it?

By Lisa Lawlis

Staff Picks: The Tattooist of Auschwitz

October 25, 2018
Catherine

Marg Wood recently enjoyed the recent bestseller The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris, which she describes as a "truly powerful, heartwrenching story of endurance." Here is her review: