Sunnyside celebrates 28

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Sunnyside Markets celebrated its 28th birthday on Aug. 23, with Dave and Esther Barth bbqueing their famous honey garlic sausages on a bun. The parking lot outside the store was buzzing from 11-2, as customers new and old dropped by for sausages and cake served by daughter Mitzi.

 

In a recent inteview Dave commented on the many changes in the business over the years. Each time they have had to adapt to new government regulations while they continue to provide their customers with quality products - and a smile. 

 

Sunnyside is open Wednesday to Sunday, offering a wide range of meat, deli, fish and in-store baked goods.

seasonal prose - third place in the Open Competition

Cramahe Now is posting the stories and poems of the winning entries in the Cramahe Library 2014 Poetry and Story Writing Contest. Prizes were awarded to the winners at the August 21 Music in the Square concert.

Toady's poem, seasonal prose, won third place in the Open Division

after dark skies

and shortened days

the long nights give way

to the sun

and the

cold

seeps

away

a

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The Oak Tree - second place winner

Cramahe Now is posting the stories and poems of the winning entries in the Cramahe Library 2014 Poetry and Story Writing Contest. Prizes were awarded to the winners at the August 21 Music in the Square concert.

Today's posting is The Oak Tree, a story by Harold Harnden. It earned second place in the Open Division.

I am looking through my window, what do I see?

Was it there

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Rick Norlock to retire in 2015

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Northumberland-Quinte West MP Rick Norlock will not run for re-election in 2015. The 66-year-old MP and retired OPP officer made the announcement at a recent Conservtive Party bbq for the riding.

 

Mr. Norlock first ran for federal office in 2000, unsuccessfully carrying the banner of the Canadian Alliance Party. He was elected for the Conservative Party in this riding in 2006, beating out

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Cramahe to get new imaging camera

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Enbridge Inc. has announced a $5,000 contribution to the Cramahe Fire Department. Enbridge consultant Glenn Hall was at the township offices on August 22 to make the cheque presentation for a thermal imaging camera  to Cramahe Fire Chief Brandon Northrup.

 

“We are pleased to support the Cramahe Township Fire Department because they help keep our community safe,” said Ken Hall

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DARE golf tourney next week

Wednesday September 3 marks the 14th annual Community Policing Golf Tournament. The proceeds from this event go towards bringing the D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program into the schools. Every year about 400 grade 6 students are involved in this program where an OPP officer attends their class every week for 9 weeks to facilitate the program which is about

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Four from Cramahe on Studio Tour

Four Cramahe Township artists are on this year's Northumberland Hills Studio Tour announced below by Barbara Buntin. They include media artist Ed Hagedorn, creative soap maker Nancy Gagne, pen and ink/watercolourist Barry King and wood stylist Gary Orpana. There are 40 artists on this year's tour.
 
A perfect weekend opportunity is just around the corner, to help you find that creative
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New gallery show opened on Aug. 23

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The Colborne Art Gallery is pleased to present Space/Shape, an exhibition of new work by Colborne Art Gallery Member Claus Heinecke. Claus' work looks at the common in an uncommon manner, constructing images to precepts of his own while exploring rhythms of line, shape and colour. 

 

Claus' exhibition runs at the Colborne Art Gallery from August 23 through

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Win prizes for recycling

Residents of Northumberland County are invited to pitch in to win, as part of the Paper Is In contest!

 

During the months of August and September 2014, five counties/municipalities are teaming up to remind local residents to recycle all cardboard and paper.  
Northumberland County has joined the City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough, County of Peterborough, and

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Poetry and Story Writing Contest winner

Cramahe Now is posting the stories and poems of the winning entries in the Cramahe Library 2014 Poetry and Story Writing Contest. Prizes were awarded to the winners at the August 21 Music in the Square concert.

 

Today's posting is by Marie Prins. Her poem, Uplift, was the first-place winner in the Open competition.

 

Uplift

 

Beyond the kitchen window,

a western

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