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September 25th, 2014

Lennoxville Harvest Festival this weekend

September 25, 2014

The Borough of Lennoxville is inviting the public to its annual celebration of fall fun and spectacular squash this coming Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Giant Pumpkin and Harvest Festival will once again take up residence in and around the Lennoxville fire station and community centre behind the borough office this weekend, offering families and community members the opportunity to revel in the delights of the autumn season and gape at massive pumpkins.

HOPPS, Joyce (nee Buzzell)

September 25, 2014

(1926- 2014) Passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at La Providence Hospital, Magog. Qc.

September 24th

Do you want a seat at this table? ETSB nominations now open.

September 24, 2014

Only days remain for people to get involved in one of the most important English-language institutions in the Eastern Townships. The election period for the Eastern Townships School Board is now underway. The nomination period for the upcoming board elections began on Tuesday and will continue until Sunday at 5 p.m.

Anyone over 18 years of age, who is a Canadian citizen and resident for more than six months in one of the 11 electoral wards in the region, is invited to run as a commissioner, or as Chairman, which is a first for the board.

Kruger to cut Brompton mill by 1/3

September 24, 2014

Kruger Inc. announced Wednesday that it will be shutting down the large paper machine at its newsprint mill in Brompton, effective Nov. 14. The change comes as a result of a significant decrease in the demand for newsprint on the international market and will affect 98 local employees.

Sherbrooke Symphony still going strong at 75

September 24, 2014

The Sherbrooke Symphony Orchestra launched its 75th season on Tuesday evening at Loubards Tavern on Frontenac Street. In a presentation bookended by performances from Violinist Éliane Marcil and flautist Annik SĂ©vigny, the orchestra’s directors and organizers explained how this anniversary season is one they are hoping will not only please longtime patrons, but also reach out to new ears across the region.

Doug Milne: Living for the next best thing

September 24, 2014

“Exercise has been a model for the shape of my life. It has been a process of attaining new heights.” — Doug Milne

In his exclusive column for The Record, Doug Milne, communications manager for the PGA Tour and avid runner, shares his thoughts on running as a positive in dealing with life’s ups and downs, and fuelling his mind with a good attitude:

FISHER, Lisa Ann

September 24, 2014

April 7, 1961 - Sept. 15, 2014. Cherished daughter of Yolande and Guy Fisher (formerly of Ayer’s Cliff).

CURRY , Angus

September 24, 2014

(1947-2014). It is with great sadness we ­announce the sudden passing of Angus Michael Curry on Sunday, ­September 21 at the age of 67.


September 24, 2014

(1937-2014). Peacefully at the CHUS-Fleurimont Hospital in Sherbrooke, QC, on Monday September 22, 2014, at the age of 77.

BAZINET, Kenneth

September 24, 2014

1932-2014. At the CSSSHY – Centre d’hĂ©bergement Marie-Berthe ­Couture, September 20, 2014, at the age of 82 years.