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Midland Adopts Breastfeeding Friendly Policy

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit gave a presentation to Council this evening asking for public support of their “Breastfeeding Friendly Places” campaign.  It seems that there is still some reluctance to accept the practice of breastfeeding in public and the presenters reported at least one local incident where a mother and baby were asked to leave the […]

Midland Lawn Bowlers Begin Another Season

Midland Lawn Bowling Club begun another season this past weekend at its marvellous well-kept green overlooking Little Lake. The club is located on the west side of King Street, down a treed lane to one of the “top 10 greens” in the nation. If you have an image of “old farts” wearing all white pants, […]

Bicycle Repair Stations Coming To Midland

In an effort to make it easier and more attractive for area residents to use bicycles on our many trails and roads, the Town of Midland, in a County supported initiative is working with the downtown BIA to install bicycle repair stations. These units have a rack, hand tools and a foot pump.  The proposed […]

Simcoe County: Falling Capital Of Canada?

For some unknown reason more seniors in Simcoe County take a fall than any other group in Canada. Why they do is still a mystery.  It very well could be that more seniors are more active or on the flip side they aren’t as agile.  We are aware of 90-year-old-plus folks who lawn bowl, play shuffle board, […]