Those who are in a creative mood can take advantage of the new John Race MakerSpace room at Norfolk County Library's Simcoe branch. Beverley Slater, programming and communications manager at the library, stands in the area which offers the public use of such items as a 3D printer and sewing machines. JACOB ROBINSON/Simcoe Reformer

Get creative in MakerSpace

John Race was a man of action, and a new space at the Norfolk County Public Library dedicated to his memory will follow that lead.

Dr. Malcolm Lock

Rabid horse suspected in Haldimand

Rabies is showing up in unlikely places in southern Ontario now that the deadly disease has re-established a foothold in the province’s raccoon, skunk and fox population.

Norfolk County is considering a major renovation of the public courtyard at Governor Simcoe Square due to liability and handicapped-accessibility concerns. MONTE SONNENBERG / SIMCOE REFORMER

Courtyard emerges as liability

Liability concerns are pushing Norfolk County in the direction of major modifications to the courtyard on the west side of Governor Simcoe Square.