A candlelight vigil was held in downtown Simcoe Tuesday night to mark the 27th anniversary of the massacre of 14 women at l’Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. Among those taking part were Kelly Brewer, left, and Avril Maxey, both of whom are with Haldimand-Norfolk Women’s Services.

Violence and mourning continue

The 27th anniversary of the Montreal massacre was marked this week with a grim reminder that violence against women remains a serious, chronic problem

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Diesel spill near Delhi

The Ministry of the Environment was notified this week following a major spill of diesel fuel north of Delhi.

Santa Claus waved to the crowd as he moved through downtown Delhi. DANIEL R. PEARCE/SIMCOE REFORMER

Santa after dark a success

Delhi's night time Santa Claus parade wound through downtown streets on Saturday with 50 floats, the largest yet in its decade-long history.

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Indecent act in Simcoe

Police would like to speak to an individual who performed an indecent act in downtown Simcoe this weekend.

Santa makes stop in Paris

PARIS - Visitors to Ontario's prettiest town have long heard from residents that Paris holds a grand Santa Claus Parade that clogs streets and attract

Piper Jim Yates of Townsend led a procession down Road 4 south of Fisherville on Sunday afternoon to the family home of Thomas McQueen for a solemn ceremony. McQueen died last week in a jet fighter crash in Cold Lake, Alberta. DANIEL R. PEARCE/SIMCOE REFORMER

Community honours fallen pilot

Capt. Thomas McQueen, who died when his fighter aircraft crashed in Cold Lake, Alberta earlier this week, was saluted by his home community on Sunday

   

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