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More than 700 York Region elementary students may have upcoming co-ed sports tournaments cancelled over recreation fees in Georgina. An effort to let the kids play, however, set up a minor scrimmage

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between the public school board and the town. Ward 1 Councillor Naomi Davison had hoped Georgina council would provide a ‘hail Mary’ of sorts and provide a pass on the town’s sports field fees to enable tournaments for northern York Region District School Board schools scheduled for October and June to go ahead as planned. The town’s recreation department received a request to waive its $1,100 fee after the governing body of the York Region Elementary School Ath-

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The living is good in Georgina, but making a good living needs a bit of work, according to a labour market study. Consultant Dr. Rostam Azarbehi presented a detailed overview of findings of the study to Georgina council Monday that examined both Georgina and

East Gwillimbury’s workforce and identified strengths, opportunities and best practices in similar communities for business and labour attraction. Inadequate public transportation, insufficient information for people looking to invest, lack of agricultural inventory, limited business services support and lack of support for youths

and newcomers were identified as weaknesses that need to be addressed. The study was initiated by Georgina Trades and Training Inc. and funded through the Training, Colleges and Universities Ministry in partnership with the towns, York Region, South Lake CFDC,

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A move to restrict winter access at Sibbald Point Provincial Park may end up freezing out some of Georgina’s largest fishing tournaments. The park’s management team had been considering either closing off access at the main gates or restricting access to the main parking lot adjacent to Park Road. The latter option would permit access to the beachfront areas by foot, snowmobile or ATV, but the main road through the park would not be plowed. But as of Monday morning, park officials confirmed it will be business as usual at the park this winter, according to the town’s director of recreation and culture Robin McDougall. Charlene Coulter, acting park superintendent, advised the town in July that a preliminary management plan proposed restricting winter access at the park. A preferred option under consideration involved a partnership with the town that would see the municipality taking over plowing of the main entrance and parking area and enforcement and collection of pay and display meters between October and May. A public open house was also held Aug. 14 at the Over park outlining the proposed changes with many local 20 Years residents, town staff and organizers of local ice fishing Experience! tournaments in attendance. Doug Poirier, who runs the annual Perchin for MS fishing tournament, is one event organizer who does not support any changes to winter access at the park. His annual event raised more than $10,000 for Multiple Sclerosis last year and provided an all-access event for participants. “Closing down winter access to the park or limiting access to ATVs, sleds, walking or skiing means no vehicles to the ice edge,” he said. “This concerns me greatly, as our event has been, and currently is staged, to take place again at Sibbalds. Our event is also an all-abilities event meant to encourage everyone — disabled, young, elder, etc., to get out and be active.” He added while the park and its staff have been excellent supporters of his annual fundraiser, he worries any move to close or restrict winter access will kill his event just at the time it is gaining notoriety and generating tangible benefits. “Our tournament is just getting to a point that it is really making a difference and last year our tournament attracted over 400 people,” he said. “Of those, 65 per cent were from outside the local area. Talk about tourism.” But Mr. Poirier feels the issue is bigger than just his tournament alone and worries what will happen next year. — For the full story, go to yorkregion.com/news/article/1503972

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letic Association refused to pay the roughly $1.60-per-child fee for the three permits for the use of West Park ball diamonds and Civic Centre soccer pitches. The crux of the problem lies with the fact that previous tournaments were free and there is no apparent budget for the sports of baseball and soccer since they fall outside the board sanctioned sports of cross-country, basketball, volleyball, badminton and track & field for which the YRESAA is responsible. The organization’s objective is to encourage inter-school athletics, the advancement of physical education and the maintenance of sportsmanlike conduct in a manner consistent with the aims and objectives of the YRDSB, according to the board’s website. While Councillor Davison had no objection to the town implementing its recreational fee structure in regard to the board of education, she did view this particular situation as a recreation rather than an education issue. “Part of our mandate is to provide recreational opportunities and this event is one that isn’t necessarily education but recreation for children,” said Councillor Davison.

‘I am always in favour of increasing recreational opportunities for children, particularly those children who might not have access to extracurricular activities outside of school. Using the town’s quality outdoor facilities is an obvious choice and waiving the fees is a way to make it happen.’ “I think there are things we should charge for, but I think this is one example that, because it involves children in our area and it does fall under recreation, it has merit. I am always in favour of increasing recreational opportunities for children, particularly those children who might not have access to extra-curricular activities outside of school. Using the town’s quality outdoor facilities is an obvious choice and waiving the fees is a way to make it happen.” This is the first year recreation

fees have been applied to the school board and ample notice was provided of the change, said director of recreation and culture Robin McDougall. “They were given a year’s notice prior to the previous season, so they were given a heads-up that this was coming,” she said, adding the town’s current policy was in part response to the board opting out of a reciprocal use-of-space agreement, which made the town subject to fees for the use of board facilities. For example, the town was charged a fee for use of the gymnasium at Lake Simcoe Public School to hold its public meeting regarding parking issues in Simcoe Landing last year and is charged just under $9 per hour for space at Sutton District High School under board policy.

‘If we are going to pick up the educational costs of the province, as well as things like hospital costs now, I think we are getting into dangerous space.’ Ward 3 Councillor Dave Szollosy, who works as a teacher with a Toronto school board, took the issue one step further, however, blaming the provincial government as the root cause of the problem and stating the town was getting into “dangerous space” over the issue of “downloading”. “The provincial government has determined (to) cut funding to school boards for these kinds of purposes and that’s leaving schools without the funds to provide for recreation, physical education, textbooks, language instruction, etc.,” he said. “If we are going to pick up the educational costs of the province, as well as things like hospital costs now, I think we are getting into dangerous space.” He added part of the town’s business plan regarding the ROC was an anticipated use of town recreation facilities by schools and he did not support waiving fees, especially since the situation was not of the town’s making. “The reciprocal arrangement now is that we do real cost recovery ... I can’t see any reason to shift that, especially when the provincial government created this problem.” Ward 5 Councillor Brad Smockum suggested perhaps local Kinsmen and Lions organizations, as well as other service oriented groups, would be able to help. “If they all chip in a little bit, it could cover the costs,” said Coun-

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700 students from north York Region may be denied playing in 3-pitch and soccer tourneys in Georgina over user fee draw with the school board. cillor Smockum. While that could accommodate the scheduled soccer tournaments in June, that solution wouldn’t help the two three-pitch tournaments that are subject to a time crunch since they are scheduled for next month. Using school properties to hold the tournaments is also not an option, since seven soccer pitches and seven ball diamonds are required to accommodate all of the participants. Mayor Rob Grossi had no objection to Councillor Smockum’s suggestion, but agreed with Councillor Szollosy’s position. He added, however, he would have no problem if the board agreed to revisit the original reciprocal use of space agreement between the two public institutions. “No money has to change hands. As long as they give us the ability to have reciprocal use of value for value, then we would be prepared to do the same value for value, as well,” Mayor Grossi said. “We are both public entities. We shouldn’t be doing this. They

shouldn’t be forcing us into this situation. “We’ll let them use our facilities as long as we get value for value at their facilities.”

‘We are both public entities. We shouldn’t be doing this. They shouldn’t be forcing us into this situation. We’ll let them use our facilities as long as we get value for value at their facilities.’ Ms McDougall was directed to send a letter to the board regarding the October tournament and the possibility of amending existing agreements. The opportunity to re-establish co-operative arrangements with local school boards was considered an excellent long-term solution, according to Councillor Davison. “I am happy to have brought the

issue to light and look forward to what town staff are able to arrange with the school board,” she said. Board spokesperson Christina Choo-Hum said the letter addressed to Director of Education Ken Thurston was received Tuesday and the request from the town is “still under consideration”. But “whatever decision is made, it has to be applied equitably across the region”, said Ms Choo-Hum, adding feasibility would ultimately depend on the board being able to offer the same agreement to all municipalities within the region. But that doesn’t address the 700 students, the majority of whom attend the public board’s 11 elementary schools in Georgina, who may not have the opportunity to play because the board cannot or will not pay. Students from Queensville, Sharon, Mount Albert, Park Avenue and Holland Landing elementary schools are also affected. Ms Choo-Hum was unable to respond before press time as to why the original denial was made by the association in the first place.


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here appears to be a clear divide in the community over the pedestrian bridge proposal that would stretch across a portion of the Maskinonge River in Keswick. The Advocate newsroom has received many angry and inquisitive calls, letters to the editor and held conversations with residents about the bridge to be constructed over the river between Riverglen and Riveredge roads in Keswick. From what we can tell, a majority of residents living close to the site think the plan is a terrible idea; ruining the environmentally sensitive area, changing the landscape and making way to noise, trespassers and pollution. Ironically, the concept of a pedestrian bridge was first presented to council last January by Riverglen Drive resident Debbie Gordon, one of the town’s most outspoken and passionate environmental advocates. Council liked the idea and has already spent a fair amount of money to start the process. But some area residents are fuming and seem quite divided about the concept of building a bridge in this community. “It’s insane,” said Don Baker last spring as one of about 50 people who attended the second of three public meetings June 12 at the ROC being hosted by the town to obtain residential input. Mr. Baker characterized the meeting as “hell hath no fury like a whole town scorned”. He and his wife, Mary, who have lived on Riverglen for almost two decades, oppose its construction. They cite vandalism, environmental damage to the river and its wetland species, safety, liability issues, cost and lack of substantial benefits are just some of the reasons the Bakers and others are not in favour of the idea. Yet, others, such as Ms Gordon, insist the pedestrian bridge — linking the south and north of Keswick — is not only an important physical structure but a

social link that will improve the quality of life for people of all ages in Keswick. “Our family has lived on the river for 27 years and it has been a wonderful experience. The Maskinonge River is a publicly navigated waterway and, as such, I feel that every family in Keswick has the right to enjoy it. When you buy property beside any area with public access, whether it is a park, street, river or lake, you have to acknowledge that people will be there,” Ms Gordon said in a letter to the editor several months ago. The bridge would provide a vital link on a pre-existing and underused trail system, encourage kids to walk or bike to school and give people more access to our local natural environment, Ms Gordon insists. The foot bridge would model closely after a walkway bridge at Old Homestead Road (Station Road) in Pefferlaw linking residents across the Pefferlaw River to the library, ball diamonds, ice pad and the Lions Community Hall. The Maskinonge is a major waterway at the midpoint of the community of Keswick in the north-south direction and, with development in the area, including the construction of schools, parks and walkways, it is a perfect addition to the community, the town insists. But whichever side of the bridge you fall, pardon the pun, you should know all the facts firsthand before forming an opinion based just on what you hear from others. Knowledge about any community project is the best way to weigh your own thoughts on the issue. You have one last chance to stand up and voice your opinion on the matter at next Wednesday’s public meeting — the last of three public forums — at Keswick High School starting at 6:30 p.m. Get the information you need, voice your concerns, objections or approval of this pedestrian bridge by being an informed citizen. Hope to see you there.

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Great events make Point better place Thank you, Georgina, for making The Jackson’s Point BIA Painted Perch Challenge such a huge success. When the Ladies of the Lake asked us to host an event in the Jackson’s Point parkette as part of the Splash Festival activities, the result was so much fun we’ll do it again next year. Before we knew it, we had sold out of our wooden fish and we had to stretch our volunteers to make more. More than 70 painted perch were judged while the park was alive with music performed by Keith Wallace and the Mystical Unknown, followed by the 10-piece band, Domino. We also had artisans, food vendors, face painting, games and a bouncy castle. I would like to thank volunteers who worked hard; artists who submitted such amazing entries; The Ladies of the Lake for ongoing efforts with the Lake Simcoe watershed; the Town of Georgina

for ensuring the park looked great; sponsors Sutton Home Hardware, Schell Lumber Home Building Centre, Collins Barrow and Connor’s Music, our celebrity artists Robert McAffee, Paul Harpley and Mark Cohon and Mayor Rob Grossi for his auctioneering talents. The Jackson’s Point BIA is excited to be an active participant in the beautification of our village and it is events such as this that make the efforts so fruitful. Please join us on Facebook and Twitter to see what’s happening.

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Gem food drive nets 2,000 pounds On behalf of the staff at the Gem Theatre, thanks to everyone who came out Sept. 9 to celebrate our 15th anniversary and for donations to the Georgina Community Food Pantry. We had a great turnout

and are glad everyone who came out had a great time. Thanks to all of your food donations, we were able to deliver 2,000 pounds of food and $175 in cash to the food bank. The pantry has helped out many families in our community for more than 25 years and your donations will go a long way to help those in need, especially with the holiday season just around the corner. Thank you to Greg Fox, Peter Wilcox, Gerry Groff and Lou Michielsen for volunteering your time and vehicles, helping collect food donations and delivering them to the pantry. Most of all, thanks to citizens for supporting our food drive and coming out to celebrate our anniversary with us. We appreciate all of the support from the community. We look forward to seeing you come back to enjoy an afternoon matinee or evening show with us.

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CULTURE: Town gossip event inspired by Stephen Leacock’s Sunshine Sketches

You can help write entire play in 1 day BY HEIDI RIEDNER

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Georgina has become gossip town central. If you want to put your two cents in, and foster culture at the same time, Georgina’s Gossip Town/Create a Play in a Day event is your chance. The event celebrates the third annual Canadawide celebration of arts and culture Sept. 29 and 30. Many would think gossip and idle chitchat have nothing to do with fostering culture, but you just have to think of Stephen Leacock to know otherwise. He expertly parlayed that fact into his highly popular and humorous Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town published 100 years ago. With wit and humour, Leacock explored the personalities and peculiarities of a fictional small town and portrayed village life through the rumours, the chitchat and gossip carried

on by its residents. Now it’s your chance. Have you ever written an entire theatrical performance in a single day? Written a song about what is unique about your neighborhood? Worked with friends and neighbors to write a story about the eccentric personalities that make your community interesting? If you answered no to the previous questions, you are not alone, but not to be deterred either, according to organizers of Culture Days Georgina. Inspired by Stephen Leacock’s Sunshine Sketches, they are inviting residents of all ages to join them in developing an entire play in one day. Entitled Gossip Town, the play will celebrate how gossip travels through a small town, often defining who we are, says Phil Rose-Donahoe, manager of cultural services for the Town of Georgina.

Admission to the Georgina Pioneer Village workshops and the Gossip Town performance at Stephen Leacock Theatre is free of charge.

“As part of Culture Days, Gossip Town provides an opportunity for residents to engage with culture in new, more active and expressive ways,” says Mr. Rose-Donahoe. “We also want to uncover the world of artists, artisans and cultural organizations across Georgina,” he added. Participants will produce an entire theatrical performance in a single day after participating in a series of professionally led, progressive-style workshops on script writing, song writing, set design, acting and stage direction Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Georgina Pioneer Village & Archives from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gossip Town will then be performed on stage in front of a live audience at the Stephen Leacock Theatre Sunday, Sept. 30 at 2 p.m. “The main goal of Culture Days and Gossip Town isn’t to create a professional theatre performance,” says organizer

All ages are welcome and no previous experience is necessary. To register, call 905-476-4301 ext. 354 by Sept. 25.

Michelle Vacca. “It’s about changing our perception of who gets to shape culture in our communities. We want everyone to begin to work together to create meaningful and vibrant stories about our great town.” Culture Days Georgina contributors include Keswick High School drama students, Georgina’s Cultural Planning Steering Committee, Queensville Players, Ardeleana Chamber Music Society, Georgina Arts Centre & Gallery, Stephen Leacock Theatre, Georgina Pioneer Village & Archives, Georgina Historical Society and the Georgina Public Libraries. Culture Days is a collaborative coast-to-coast-to-coast volunteer movement to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities. With the support of a National Steering Committee

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ECONOMY: Labour study points out town’s opportunities for job growth

Town needs to be more pro-active, study finds From Page 1

Employment Ontario and Workforce Planning Board. It identified while a third of Georgina residents work in the area, the town needs to be more pro-active and shift its economic development priorities to attract more business opportunities. Based on the results, Mayor Rob Grossi raised the possibility

of redefining the mandate of the town’s economic development arm to focus on a number of aggressive tactics as a means of getting Georgina to that next level of economic viability and offering a greater percentage of residents access to high-value employment within the community. Targeting government ministries such as natural resources, environment and health — especially in partnership with the water

centre and industrial park already on the books — for relocation to the area was one idea raised by the mayor. “To help us get to that next level, realizing that the 404 is becoming part of that link and that we are now part of that bigger picture, should we be expounding on those opportunities to the nth degree instead of sitting back and saying, well, hopefully somebody is going to do something,” Mayor Grossi

said. Dr. Azarbehi agreed. “One of the things to consider this report useful for is becoming more pro-active and seeing what Georgina’s is capable of doing and going after it,” he said, suggesting business cases were highly useful in other municipalities that targeted specific government ministries or institutions to leverage opportunities. While the municipality is at a

disadvantage when it comes to industrial and commercial buildings and lacking in hard and soft infrastructure, there is a ready and skilled workforce, the study found. Manufacturing and health care services topped the list of exported workforce groups, followed by a large number of people in the education services sector living in Georgina. See page 9.

MUNICIPAL ACT, 2001 SALE OF LAND BY PUBLIC TENDER (FORM 6) THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWN OF GEORGINA

TAKE NOTICE, that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s) described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on Thursday October 25, 2012 at the Treasurer’s Office, Town of Georgina, 26557 Civic Centre Road, Keswick, Ontario. The tenders will then be opened in public on the same day at 3:15 p.m. at the Town of Georgina, Council Chambers, 26557 Civic Centre Road, Keswick, Ontario. File No. 09-08 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 030 81500 0000 Park Road PIN: 03543-0035(LT) PT E1/2 Lot 6 Concession 6 GEORGINA AS IN R643869; GEORGINA; Minimum Bid: $21,128.13

File No. 11-30 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 010 76500 0000 Ravenshoe Road PIN: 03550-0211 (LT) PT LT 12 CON 1 GEORGINA AS IN R229985 (SECONDLY) EXCEPT PT 2 EXPROP PL D1012, GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $55,528.58

File No. 09-15 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 136 46500 0000 Birch Road E/S PIN: 03515-0200 (LT) PT LT 10 JUDGES’ PL 602, PT 210 65R127; T/W R104313 (AMENDED 2000/01/17 AT 8:31, B. LOURENCO, DLR); GEORGINA (AMENDED 2000/09/12 AT 9:21 BY LOIS YAKIWCHUK, ADLR) Minimum Bid: $22,130.05

File No. 11-31 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 021 39500 0000 Mill Pond Lane PIN: 03547-0074 (LT) PT LOT 22 CONCESSION 1 GEORGINA AS IN R344905; T/W R438135; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $43,314.96

File No. 09-16 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 140 06500 0000 Ravenshoe Road N/S PIN: 03471-0015 (LT) PT LT 1 CON 1 E YONGE ST N GWILLIMBURY; PT LT 2 CON 1 E YONGE ST N GWILLIMBURY AS IN NG23586 EXCEPT R450601, R628600, R269692, R450602, R269956 & R505910 ; GEORGINA. S/T YR293312 Minimum Bid: $22,733.76 File No. 11-26 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 023 70000 0000 Snoddon Road PIN: 03551-0043 (R) Part of Lot 13, Concession 3, Town of Georgina (formerly the Township of Georgina), Regional Municipality of York (No. 65) As previously described in Instrument No. GE4962 and as more particularly described in the attached Schedule Minimum Bid: $23,875.50 File No. 11-27 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 132 33925 0000 Not Assigned PIN: 03508-0150 (LT) LT 78 PL 284 N GWILLIMBURY; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $8,087.15 File No. 11-29 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 010 72000 0000 Ravenshoe Road PIN: 03550-0209 (LT) PT LT 12 CON 1 GEORGINA AS IN R229985 (FIRSTLY) EXCEPT PT 1 EXPROP PL D1012, GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $47,776.48

File No. 11-32 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 023 60000 0000 Rosslyn Drive PIN: 03546-0366(LT) PT N3/4 LOT 22 CONCESSION 2 GEORGINA AS IN R716962; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $65,785.62 File No. 11-33 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 024 35000 0000 Lake Ridge Road PIN: 03546-0337(LT) PT LT 25 CONCESSION 3 GEORGINA AS IN R244959; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $49,405.51 File No. 11-34 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 026 00200 0000 Sindi Promenade W/S PIN: 03549-0230 (LT) BLOCK K PLAN 588 GEORGINA; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $44,989.21 File No. 11-35 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 031 36100 0000 Highway 48 N/S PIN: 03523-0153(LT) PT LT 3 CON 7 GEORGINA AS IN A24108A EXCEPT R696581, A64952A, PTS 1-6 65R10206, PT 32 R298138 & PT 34 65R3535; S/T BENEFICIARIES INTEREST IN A24108A; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $27,536.21 File No. 11-36 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 034 37000 0000 Rose Street PIN: 03527-0309 (LT) LT 218 PL 427 GEORGINA; LT 219 PL 427 GEORGINA; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $29,886.45

File No. 11-37 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 041 99600 0000 Virginia Boulevard W/S PIN: 03529-0051(LT) LT 74 PL 481 GEORGINA; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $37,504.45 File No. 11-39 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 060 76500 0000 Highway 48 S/S PIN: 03541-0018(LT) PT LT 8 PLAN 432 GEORGINA; PT LOT 9 PLAN 432 GEORGINA; PT LOT 10 PLAN 432 GEORGINA PARTS 14, 15 & 16 AS IN B34738B; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $35,943.39 File No. 11-40 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 062 43500 0000 105 Duclos Point Road PIN: 03535-0010(LT) PT W1/2 LOT 16 CONCESSION 7 GEORGINA; PT E1/2 LOT 16 CONCESSION 7 GEORGINA; PT N1/2 LOT 17 CONCESSION 7 GEORGINA PT 2 65R1717; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 93-00827, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 93-00854, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $84,017.08 File No. 11-41 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 110 18200 0000 Ravenshoe Road PIN: 03464-0046(LT) PT LT 1 CON 7 N GWILLIMBURY AS IN B48428B; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 96-06549, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 97-00554, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $57,810.48 File No. 11-42 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 110 32100 0000 Ravenshoe Road N/S PIN: 03463-0090(LT) PT LT 1 CON 8 N GWILLIMBURY PT 2 65R14634; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $53,264.08 File No. 11-43 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 115 58000 0000 23551 Lasher Lane PIN: 03463-0035(LT) PT LT 6 CON 8 N GWILLIMBURY AS IN R272196; S/T NG20329; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 96-06549, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $36,372.22

File No. 11-44 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 115 58100 0000 Highway 48 PIN: 03463-0037(LT) PT LT 6 CON 8 N GWILLIMBURY AS IN R371046; S/T NG20329; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 9606549, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 97-00554, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $72,774.41 File No. 11-45 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 125 18600 0000 Metro Road North E/S PIN: 03496-0017(LT) LT 41 RANGE 4 S/S OF BOUCHIER ST PL TOWN PLOT OF KESWICK N GWILLIMBURY; LT 42 RANGE 4 S/S OF BOUCHIER ST PL TOWN PLOT OF KESWICK N GWILLIMBURY; PT RDAL E OF TOWN PLOT OF KESWICK N GWILLIMBURY AS IN R281169; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 95-06165, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 95-07498, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $50,785.49 File No. 11-46 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 131 50900 0000 784 Churchill Lane PIN: 03509-0036(LT) LT 7 PL 241 N GWILLIMBURY; LT 8 PL 241 N GWILLIMBURY ; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 9103687, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 93-02530, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 93-02910, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 93-04480, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 95-05122, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $80,653.37 File No. 11-47 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 136 04400 0000 Brule Lakeway W/S PIN: 03515-0129(LT) LT 84 JUDGES’ PL 602; T/W IN FAVOUR OF PT LT 84 JUDGES’ PL 602, PTS 115, 117 & 119 65R127 AS IN R107293, T/W IN FAVOUR OF PT LT 84 JUDGES’ PL 602, PTS 116 & 118 65R127 AS IN R107295; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $69,792.32 File No. 11-48 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 144 60100 0000 Mac Avenue N/S PIN: 03475-0131(LT) PT LT 9 CON 3 N GWILLIMBURY AS IN NG15134; T/W NG15134; GEORGINA; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 9501601, IF ENFORCEABLE; SUBJECT TO EXECUTION 95-02500, IF ENFORCEABLE. Minimum Bid: $12,950.04

File No. 11-49 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 144 90400 0000 173 Riveredge Drive PIN: 03478-0006(LT) LT 3 PL 287 N GWILLIMBURY; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $68,645.09 File No. 11-52 Description of Lands: Roll No. 19 70 000 064 20000 0000 12 Thorah Park Boulevard PIN: 70005-0062(LT) LOT 57 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; LOT 77 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 56 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 58 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 59 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 74 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 75 PLAN 251 GEORGINA; PT LOT 76 PLAN 251 GEORGINA AS IN R318146; GEORGINA Minimum Bid: $339,593.20 Tenders must be submitted in the prescribed form and must be accompanied by a deposit in the form of a money order or of a bank draft or cheque certified by a bank or trust corporation payable to the municipality and representing at least 20 per cent of the tender amount. Potential purchasers are advised to make a careful investigation of title and the index of executions for any estates or interest of the crown. Except as follows, the municipality makes no representation regarding the title to or any other matters relating to the lands to be sold. Responsibility for ascertaining these matters rests with the potential purchasers. This sale is governed by the Municipal Act, 2001 and the Municipal Tax Sales Rules made under that Act. The successful purchaser will be required to pay the amount tendered plus accumulated taxes, costs and the relevant land transfer tax. The municipality has no obligation to provide vacant possession to the successful purchaser. Note: H.S.T. may be payable by the successful purchaser. For further information regarding this sale and a copy of the prescribed form of tender, visit www. OntarioTaxSales.ca, www.georgina.ca or contact: Ms. Rachel Dillabough Sr. Tax Clerk Ms. Teddi Algie Tax Collection Clerk Mr. David Reddon Manager of Taxation/Revenue Tax Collector The Corporation of the Town of Georgina 26557 Civic Centre Road Keswick, ON L4P 3G1 905-476-4301 905-722-6516 705-437-2210


Town needs more corporate partners: study From Page 8

Management level occupations, which require a university degree, accounted for 16 per cent of the population. Mayor Grossi also suggested entering into university discussions and putting Georgina on the map as a potential site for the proposed post-secondary satellite campus in East Gwillimbury. “If there are other ministries involved and they are interested in investing here, whether it’s around the water centre or something like that, is ‘come north young man to the Town of Georgina’ a phrase we should be looking at?” he asked. “Working in partner-

ship with East Gwillimbury ... would benefit not only a growth node here but a growth node that would then force people to travel north to access that facility.”

municipality as a destination, is a level Georgina needs to get to and may involve creating something different in terms of structure when it comes to economic development, Mayor Grossi also added.

‘If there are other ministries involved, is ‘come north young man to the Town of Georgina’ a phrase we should be looking at?’ Bringing corporate partners to the table regarding the Keswick business park, with money to promote the

‘With no disrespect to the economic development committee, we really need to ... contribute to a clear, concise path.’ “With no disrespect to the economic development com-

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION CENTRE STUDY AREA

To All Residents/Property Owners: Maskinonge River Pedestrian Bridge Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) We invite you to attend the third and final Public Information Centre regarding the Class EA study for the Maskinonge Pedestrian Bridge by the Town. Date: Wednesday September 26, 2012 Location: Keswick High School Large Gymnasium, 100 Biscayne Boulevard, Keswick Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Background The Town of Georgina, through their consultant Planmac Inc., has undertaken an Environmental Assessment to review and assess the need for a new pedestrian bridge over the Maskinonge River, between Woodbine Avenue and The Queensway S, in the Town of Georgina, Ontario. As part of the Class EA process, the Town will be hosting the third Public Information Centre on the project to present engineering and environmental information on the study, including existing conditions, an evaluation of alternative solutions and the recommended solution, to engage residents and stakeholders on the key issues. All those with an interest in this project are invited to attend.

If you are unable to attend the Session at that time and have questions, please contact: Zaidun Alganabi, E.I.T. Civil Technologist Town of Georgina 26557 Civic Centre Rd. Keswick, Ontario, L4P 3G1 Tel: (905) 476-4305 ex. 229 Fax: (905) 476-6902 Email: zalganabi@georgina.ca

Ron French, B.Eng.Sc Environmental Assessment Coordinator Planmac Inc. 15 North Queen St., Suite 105 Toronto, Ontario, M8Z 6C1 Tel: (416) 626-5300 Fax: (416) 622 -6710 Email: rfrench@planmac.com

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NOMINATE SOMEONE TODAY! Deadline Extended to October 1st We are currently accepting nominations for the 2012 Volunteer Award of Merit “An individual who is currently contributing to the betterment of the community and to Georgina as a whole.” Do you know of a Georgina resident who is worthy of this award? Nomination Criteria: 1. Nominee must be a resident of the Town of Georgina. 2. Cannot be an elected official or a member of the Town staff as of the nomination deadline date. 3. Recognition can be for contributions towards the betterment of their local community or to Georgina as a whole. Awards will be handed out the evening of Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Nomination forms can be found at www.georgina.ca, or picked up from Club 55 Keswick, your local library or from the Civic Centre. Completed forms can be submitted by any of the following ways: By Mail: Town of Georgina, 26557 Civic Centre Road Keswick, ON L4P 3G1 Attention: Sara Forget, Recreation & Culture Division By Email: sforget@georgina.ca Drop-off: Club 55 Keswick, a local library or the Civic Centre For more information, please contact Sara Forget by email at sforget@georgina.ca or by phone at 905-476-4301 ext. 237.

BAG TAG EXEMPTION WEEK SEPT 24 – 27, 2012 To help with fall clean-up around the house, your garbage collection day during the week of Sept 24th has been designated as Bag Tag Exemption Day’. On your regular garbage day, you may put up to five untagged bags, items or containers of garbage out for collection. Any bags, items or containers in excess of the maximum five will require a garbage tag. Large articles (household non recyclable items) are now included in the Bag Tag Exemption Day Program. White good items such as refrigerators, stoves, washers, dryers, hot water tanks are not included. If you have any questions regarding this please contact the Department of Engineering and Public Works at (905) 476-4305 extension 280.

SINGERS NEEDED! Georgina’s Community Choir, The Voices of Georgina, is looking for new members. We are a fun, adult, mixed choir who sing all kinds of music. You do not have to read music to join. You just have to love singing. We perform at seniors’ residences and community events. No auditions - just a love of music and having fun. For more information or if you would like to try us out, please call Susan 905.473.1276 or e-mail her at whereangelsgather2004@yahoo.ca

ADULT IMPROV WORKSHOP (18YRS+) $115/ 8wk Workshop - $20.00 drop-in Come out and have fun playing the Improv games you see on TV and on stage. This is a chance to use your quick thinking skills, your imagination and your creativity. The sky is the limit. Every week we will explore the world of Improv, the art of spontaneous acting with hands on activities. This is a great way to relieve stress, and to learn about theatre with the help of an experienced instructor. So take the leap and try something new and fun. No supplies needed just your imagination.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNITY BUILDING GRANT APPLICATION The purpose of the Economic Development & Community Building Grant Program is to provide funds to local organizations that offer programs/events that contribute to economic development or the betterment of our Community. Applications for the grant program are considered each February and September. All applications must be submitted to the Economic and Tourism Development Office on or before Friday, September 28, 2012. For information Contact: Karen Palmer Economic and Tourism Development Office (905) 476-4301 ext. 300 or download the Grant Application at www.georgina.ca

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION CENTRE #3 Maskinonge River Pedestrian Bridge Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) Date: Wednesday September 26, 2012 Location: Keswick High School Large Gymnasium, 100 Biscayne Boulevard, Keswick Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm As part of the Class EA process, the Town will be hosting a third and final Public Information Centre to present engineering and environmental information on the study; including existing conditions, an evaluation of alternative solutions and the recommended solution, to engage residents and stakeholders on key issues. All those with an interest in this in this project are invited to attend. Zaidun Alganabi, E.I.T. Tel: (905) 476-4305 ext. 229 Fax: (905) 476-6902 Email: zalganabi@georgina.ca

NOTICE OF GEORGINA COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE COUNCIL AGM To Whom It May Concern: RE: NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Georgina Community Health Care Council will be held at the Civic Centre, 26557 Civic Centre Road in the Council Chambers on: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. for the following purposes:

The Town of Georgina Purchasing Division will receive tenders and/ or proposals as follows: LOW PRESSURE STEAM BOILER TRAILER MOUNTED DESIGNED FOR THAWING CULVERTS, DRAINS AND HYDRANTS REQUEST FOR QUOTATION CONTRACT NO. OED2012-052 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 2:00 p.m., local time MEDIUM DUTY TRUCK ONE (1) ONE TON TRUCK, DRW, 4X4, CREW-CAB, DUMP BODY REQUEST FOR TENDER CONTRACT NO. OED2012-055 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 2:00 p.m., local time REPLACEMENT MEDIUM DUTY TRUCKS ¾ TON, 4X4, PICKUP TRUCKS, CREW-CAB, FLEETSIDE BODY REQUEST FOR TENDER CONTRACT NO. OED2012-054 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 2:00 p.m., local time MEDIUM DUTY TRUCKS ONE (1) ONE TON TRUCK, 4X2, CREW-CAB, DUMP BODY REQUEST FOR TENDER CONTRACT NO. OED2012-056 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 2:00 p.m., local time REPLACEMENT LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS TWO (2) LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS ½ TON, PICKUP TRUCKS, FLEETSIDE BODY REQUEST FOR TENDER CONTRACT NO. OED2012-053 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 2:00 p.m., local time CCTV UPGRADES – THE ROC SUPPLY AND INSTALLATION OF CCTV EQUIPMENT AND ASSOCIATED WORK THE ROC – 26497 CIVIC CENTRE ROAD REQUEST FOR PRICING CONTRACT NO. OED2012-057 Closing: Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 12:00 noon., local time PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANT SERVICES COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT PLANS PROPOSAL TO PREPARE THREE COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT PLANS, ONE EACH FOR THE HISTORIC BUSINESS AREAS OF JACKSON’S POINT, SUTTON AND KESWICK REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL CONTRACT NO. ED2012-044 Closing: Friday, September 28, 2012 @ 12:00 noon, local time DESIGN, SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT INCLUDING SITE WORK DE LA SALLE PARK REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL CONTRACT NO. OED2012-058 Closing: : Friday, October 5, 2012 @ 12:00 noon, local time *For full tender and proposal information, please visit the Town of Georgina website at www.georgina.ca or please contact Brian Jordan, CPPB, AMCT, Purchasing Manager, Telephone: (905) 476-4301 or (705) 437-2210; Fax: (905) 476-8100

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Most agree horse poop a problem Last week, Advocate reader Terri Larocque asked: Is It Just Me? ... Or should horseback riders stoop and scoop?

Editor’s Note: Oops! The Advocate apologizes for illustrating an photograph Sept. 13 to go with this feature that displays an unsafe and unlawful practice. It’s the law that children must wear a certified and approved helmet when riding horses. Anne Speares, below, brought this to our attention. Thanks, Anne. Next time if the Advocate is going to use a picture of a horse with a rider, please be sure that the rider is wearing a certified riding helmet. Seeing a picture of a child on a horse without a helmet takes precedent over stooping and scooping, which is actually the point of the article. I would encourage anyone getting on a horse to wear a helmet at all times. Accidents happen and head injuries are very serious.

Anne Speares

It is not just you, Terri. I also live in Pefferlaw and have often had to walk around big piles of horse droppings. I have had to walk on the road with my baby in her stroller to avoid stepping in it. I also have a dog I walk and take bags to pick up after my dog, because it is disgusting to look on the road and see droppings ... dog or horse. I understand it is difficult to pick it up while on a ride, but riders could at least have some decency, common sense and maybe show a little pride in their community and come back and pick it up so the rest of the community isn’t cleaning it off their shoes.

Heather Hirstwood Pefferlaw

••• No, Terri, it’s not just you. About a year ago, I saw two teen girls ride their thoroughbred horses from the Sutton Tim Hortons through the Sobeys parking lot

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‘Everyone enjoys seeing horses’ From Page 13

– directly in front of the store – where one of their horses left a substantial parting gift on the pavement. I wondered at the time what the appropriate response could be. But I figure anyone that thoughtless has probably never had to even bend over to pick up their own clothes off the floor at home.

GREG SHIELDS GEORGINA

••• I am going to have to agree with Terri on this topic. It totally should be up to the rider: it’s disturbing to think our kids ride and walk on sidewalks and shouldn’t have to tolerate that kind of nuisance. It is clear people take no consideration in others sometimes.

KELLY WILKINSON GEORGINA

••• I am a dog walker in Pefferlaw and have doggy pooh bags in my pockets and coming out my laundry as well. It is not just Terri. I thank you for printing this as I have been very frustrated with the “horse crap” all over the road and the sidewalks in town. I have to cross the road with the dogs to avoid the big piles of crap on the sidewalk. I would be frowned upon if I did not pick up my dog pooh.. as little as it is... but horse crap? Come on. Stop and toss it in the ditch or carry a bigger pooh bag than I. Enough of the crap.

KAREN TAYLOR PEFFERLAW

I hope it’s just you, Terri. Having lived in the centre of town of Pefferlaw (15 years) and in the outlying area (12 years), I’ve never had to step around, or over, any horse manure. Nor have I ever heard anyone ever voice concerns over this. I ride my horse through town periodically as it is the only way to access the trail system. My horse has never defecated on the sidewalk. If my horse ever does defecate on the road in town, I do return later, by vehicle, and pick up the manure (unless someone has claimed it for their garden and it has happened.) When riding, we are often visited by children, with their families, as we continue along our travels. Everyone seems to enjoy seeing the horses. I do wonder when, and why, someone would want to relocate to a small, rural, farming community. Horses were a main method of travel in this area up until not so very long ago.

DIANE CHIRNSIDE PEFFERLAW

••• Having lived in the farming community of Pefferlaw for 30 years, as well has living rurally all of my life and reading Terri’s beef, I am compelled to respond. I have been riding quite a few years and, in that time, have enjoyed all of the trails in the Pefferlaw area, however, they are inaccessible unless you ride the roads to get to them. I can honestly say I have never ridden See page 20.

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IS IT JUST ME?:

Can’t compare dog and horse droppings, says one horseback rider From Page 19

through town and not returned to pick up any droppings left behind by my horse and neither do the people with whom I ride. In some instances, the droppings had already disappeared for someone’s garden. Not too many years ago, these magnificent animals where our

only method of transportation and some people do enjoy seeing and petting our friends on the way by.

My kids have been asking me about this for years and I never quite knew what to tell them.

Being a dog lover as well, it is a shame to compare the droppings of horses with the droppings of dogs. Dogs are meat eaters and the droppings left behind are not of the same composition. It does not help with the natural fertilizer process in any way, shape or form. All of the manure I gather from the stall or paddock is used for fertilizer by myself and shared with

many of my friends. Unfortunately, the dog droppings I gather cannot be used in the same fashion.

Marie Breen

I completely agree that they should be pooper scooping too, just like us dog owners. It’s disgusting and not at all small to avoid for sure.

Rixon Baker

Pefferlaw

••• My kids have been asking me about this for years and I never quite knew what to tell them.

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long time since some of these guys have skated for the ICE and they are pumped. In fact, the first ICE player to make the National Hockey League, David McIntyre of Pefferlaw, will play in the first game scheduled for 4 p.m.

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JESUS IS COMING BACK Jesus is coming back to this earth! This is a vital element of the Bible’s message. When he ascended to heaven after his crucifixion, the attendant angels reassured his disciples: “This same Jesus whom you see going into heaven, shall so come in like manner”. Acts 1: 11 Only by returning from heaven can Jesus fulfil his God-given mission, to bring lasting peace and joy to this earth by his righteous, world-wide reign. All who follow him now and obey him will share his glory then and enjoy forever the blessings of his everlasting kingdom. Then, the promises given long ago by God to such men as Abraham (“in thee, and in your seed shall all nations be blessed” Genesis 12: 1-3) and to David (“and the Lord God shall give unto him (Jesus) the throne of his father David” Luke 1:31-33) will be fulfilled, and those faithful characters will rise, together with many others to receive their promised inheritance. There is no reason whatever why everyone should not share in this bright future. God’s invitation is to all. Read and study your Bible and learn more about the message of the Bible – because the Holy Scriptures are able to “make you wise unto salvation through faith, which is in Christ Jesus” 2 Timothy 3:15

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40 hours/ week, experienced in general building maintenance, cleaning, routine repairs, references. Salary + 2 bedroom suite.

Email: yncc5.20@gmail.com or fax 905-898-6836

Apartments for Rent AURORA- SPACIOUS, 1+ bedroom basement, separate entrance, new carpet. Suit professional. Nonsmoking/ pets. $925. 289-221-6910 AURORA TOWERS- 90 Temperance. 1 bedroom. Small building. $1000. inclusive. Oct. 1st. 2 bedroom, $1100. Nov. 1st. Parking. No dogs. 647-321-5930

AURORA VILLAGE- 2 bedroom garden home, November 1st. $1167 includes heat, hydro, cable. Call (905)841-7125. www. auroravillagecoop.com AURORA -YONGE/ Wellington. Newly renovated bachelor, upper, a/c. Suits single. Non-smoking/ pets. $800 inclusive. 905-727-9570 BRADFORD- RENOVATED 1 bedroom, basement, street level walk-in, laundry, a/c. Separate entrance. Non-smoking. 2 parking. $825. inclusive. Nov. 1st. (905)955-5262 BRADFORD- 1 bedroom, ground floor, shared backyard, 2 appliances, no parking/ laundry, clean & bright. Oct. 1st. $650+ hydro. 905-960-5788 BRADFORD- 3 bedroom upper. Close to all amenities. Laundry facilities. Non-smoking/ pets. $1200 inclusive. Oct. 1st. Also 2 bedroom, $875+. 905-775-5813, 905-960-5813 BRADFORD- QUIET 1 bedroom, ground floor, 2 car parking. No pets/ smoking. First/ last. $950 inclusive. 905-775-2206


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Apartments for Rent

DUFFERIN/ CLARKBright 1 bedroom basement. Separate entrance. Non-smoking/ pets. $750 inclusive. Oct. 1st. 905-804-3984, 647-302-7001

KESWICK- 2 bedroom, basement, separate entrance. Laundry. $900. inclusive. Oct. 1st. First/ last. 416-302-4321 KESWICK- 2 bedroom, main floor, separate entrance. Own deck. $1200. inclusive. Oct. 1st. First/ last. 416-302-4321 KESWICK- 2 bedroom basement. $1100+ 50% hydro. Stove/ fridge/ laundry. No pets, non-smoking. October lst. Suits professional couple. 905-476-5299

NEWMARKET- 3 bedroom upper, clean, bright. Shared laundry. Fenced yard. $1375 inclusive, with appliances. Nov. 1st. 905-478-4280 gottarent.com NEWMARKET/ East Gwillimbury- luxury newly renoHouses for Rent vated 1 bedroom, 1000+ sq.ft. main level. 5 min. to Costco/ 404. $1150. AURORA (YONGE/ Murray)- Main floor 3 bedroom, 416-731-2879 1-1/2 baths, laundry, parkwww.nwtrent.com ing, a/c. Renovated bathNEWMARKET- large 2 room. $1450 inclusive. immediately. bedroom high rise condo Available with appliances on Davis 4 1 6 - 5 2 6 - 6 8 6 5 , 416-919-6865 Dr. $1395+. Tony Mendes 905-715-4951 BRADFORD- 3 bedroom NEWMARKETQUIET upper, 2 parking, applibuilding, private balcony ances, garage, no pets, new kitchen, 2 bedroom, laundry. Near schools/ Nov. 1st. near hospital. Parking, shopping. 60%. laundry on premises. No $1150+ dogs. $1100. 9 0 5 - 7 7 5 - 3 2 1 3 , 905-252-3714. 905-953-9683.

NEWMARKET- LARGE 4 bedroom, main/ upper levels 3 bathrooms, living room/ dining room. Appliances. Laundry room. Garage, parking. $1800.+ (416)721-6001. PORT BOLSTER areaRenovated 3 bedroom, 2 story, propane heat, nonsmoking/ pets. First/ last. $1,000. Oct. 1st./ sooner. 416-417-0921 WILLOW BEACH- 2 bedroom, fenced yard. View of lake. $1100+ utilities. 1st/ last. References. 1 lap sized pet welcome. No smoking. Keith 905-955-5073

NEWMARKET- (SUNNYPOINT) 3 bedroom, upper. New flooring, freshly painted. Near schools, transit. Laundry, parking, KESWICK- 3 bedroom yard. $1450 inclusive. Oct. upper level lakefront. 1st. 289-231-0937 Laundry facilities, appliances, no pets. $1550 inclu- SHARON- SPACIOUS, 2 bedroom walkout, execusive. (905)955-3265 tive area. October. NonKESWICK- CLEAN room, smoking/ pets, a/c, 5 applisuits professional. Share ances, wifi, separate enfacilities, laundry parking. trance, indoor parking. No smoking. First and last. $1200. inclusive. $425 inclusive. 905-473-9125 905-476-1939 SUTTON- 2 bedroom apt., KESWICK LAKEFRONT. 89 High St. parking, laun$650+ bachelor. $850 2 dry, $900. No smoking/ bedroom.1st/ security. No pets. 905-722-3640 pets. Immediately SUTTON- 2 bedroom 416-497-9246 basement apt., all utilities KESWICKSIMCOE included. $950/ month. Landing, Luxury 2 bed- First/ last. Oct. 1st. room house $1400 inclu- 905-722-0177 sive, a/c, laundry, dishwasher, yard, non- Unregistered apartments could be unsafe. smoking /pets. Ask to see your landlord’s (905)656-1157 registration certificate. KETTLEBY- 1 bedroom, Town of East Gwillimbury. main floor, $950. first/ last. Non-smoking/ pets. YONGE/ WELLINGTON- 2 bedroom, 4th floor, a/c, (905)727-7790 fridge, stove, 1 free parkNEWMARKETQuiet, ing, $1000+ utilities. No spacious building, newly pets. 416-743-5601 renovated, new kitchen, 1 bedroom, near hospital. Parking, laundry facilities. Condos for Rent No dogs. $975. inclusive. 905-953-9683. AURORAHIGHLAND NEWMARKET- 11/2 bed- condo, 1 bedroom, underroom newly renovated, ground parking, ensuite Spa facilities. basement apartment just laundry, off Davis Drive. $800+ Lease only. Excellent for utilities. No parking. seniors. $1350. inclusive. Available immediately. Call Nov. (905)584-4494 Bob 905-716-3973 AURORA- YONGE/ WellNEWMARKET- 2 bed- ington, 1 bedroom condo, room, 2 bath apartment. en-suite laundry, underExcellent location. $1450+ ground parking, locker. No hydro. Available immedi- pets/ smoking. Available ately. 416-986-1644, Oct. 1st. $1050+ utilities. 416-478-6736 416-948-4670

BRADFORD- 3 bedroom upper, eat-in kitchen, huge Rooms for Rent backyard, shared laundry, parking. October 1. Near and Wanted all amenities. $1250 incluROOM sive. Ryis Properties KESWICKavailable. Share kitchen, 905-727-1102. bath. Parking, laundry. MaBRADFORD- Under new ture non-smoking profesmanagement! Beautiful sional male only. October newly renovated Large 1 & 1st. $450. (905)989-0496. 2 bedroom suites. $895+ SIMCOE hydro & $995+ hydro. No KESWICKpets. Laundry onsite. Landing. New house, furClose to all amenities. Ryis nished room w/tv. Walkbus. $450 inclusive. Male Properties 905-727-1102. preferred. 1st/ last. ImmeBRADFORD large 3 bed- diately (905)898-7680 room nearly new semi, 2 full baths, appliances, c/air, LESLIE/ DAVIS. Quiet. 2-parking, non-smoking/ Cable, fireplace, laundry, Non-smoking/ pets. $1495+. Linde Black, parking. pets. Mature professional ReMax 905-898-1211 female. $475. Immediately. CLOSE TO lake. 3 bed- (905)853-7328 rooms, 1.5 baths bungalow, private w/beach NEWMARKET- LONDON access, marina. Applianc- Rd. area. Furnished room. es, a/c. $1200.+ hydro/ Shared washroom/ kitchgas. Rocky Madsen en/ laundry. $500 inclu905-722-5425 sive. Female only. Available September 1 KESWICKWATER- (905)955-5783. FRONT, 2 bedroom, appliances, gas fireplace, ROOM FOR rent, new parking, $1,100+ utilities, townhouse, Gorham & non-smoking/ pets. Nov. Leslie, Newmarket, $550. 1st. First/ last. inclusive. Suit professional. (905)476-4137 Immediate. 647-402-5165

NEWMARKET- 2 bedroom basement. Appliances, Townhouses for Rent cable, backyard. Separate entrance. Parking. No YONGE/ smoking/ pets. 1st/last. NEWMARKETReferences. November Eagle. Brand new 3 bedroom, 3 bathrooms, a/c, 1st, $900+. 905-830-6625 appliances, walkout baseNEWMARKET- bright 1 ment. References/ creditbedroom walkout, parking, check. Non-smoking/ pets. $1750+ laundry, separate en- October trance, non-smokers/ no 905-884-0024 pets. References, $925. inclusive. 416-937-6146

Accommodations LESLIE/ MULOCK- brand new house, 4 bedroom, 3 bathrooms, 2 storey, 2680 sq.ft. Non-smoking/ pets. MT. ALBERT- 3600sq.ft. $2200. Available Oct. 19th. executive house, laundry, A/C, internet, cable, non905-853-3606 smoking/ pets; 2 bedNEWMARKET- 237 Flag- rooms, private bathroom, stone Way. 3 bedroom garage parking, $950. Imhouse. Parking, 5 appli- mediately. 416-707-4038 ances, 2.5 bathrooms, finished basement. $1795.+. No pets. Nov. 1st. 905-727-1102 NEWMARKET- ROOM for NEWMARKET- 3 bed- rent- Bayview/ Mulock. room, 2-story detached, $550+ 1/4 gas/ hydro. immediately. near hospital, 1.5 baths, Available newly renovated, garage, 416-822-6615 parking, AC/central vac, laundry. Oct. 1, $1400 +, 905-898-2675 ROOMMATE NEEDED. NEWMARKET- 3 bedroom Share 1000sq.ft. 2 bedbungalow, main floor, room walk-out basement. bright kitchen, renovated Fireplace, parking, cable/ bathroom, near hospital. internet, deck, $550. per Musselman's Shared laundry. Non- bedroom, smoking. $1400+ utilities. Lake area. Female preferred 416-908-8796 First/ last. 905-836-1434

NEWMARKET- BRIGHT, cheery, retrofitted, 2 bedroom basement, near Mall. Parking, laundry. All inclusive, $1,000. October 1st. Non-smoking/ pets. 416-246-0726, 416-243-4318 NEWMARKET- CUTE 1 bedroom, 1 living room walkout. 1 parking, separate laundry/ kitchen. Newly renovated. $750.+. 647-216-6868, 416-833-8523

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NEWMARKET- 3 bedroom, near 404/ hospital/ shopping/ schools/ transit. Rent to own, $1600.+. Oct. 905-853-0989

HOLLAND LANDINGbeautiful 2 bedroom upper, 5-plex with laundry, parking. Non-smoking/ pets. $900+. Immediate. Excellent references only. (416)287-1093 JACKSON'S POINT- 1 bedroom, mature person. Non-smoking/ pets. Near amenities. October 1st. $850. inclusive. 905-252-2630

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Duplexes

KESWICK- 2ND floor of duplex. 2 or 3 bedroom, yard, laundry, $1050. inclusive. 647-293-4005

Houses for Rent AURORA- 3 bedroom, 2 baths, finished basement w/gas fireplace, appliances, hardwood throughout. Available immediately. $1550+. 647-892-4659

KESWICKWATERFRONT, cozy 2 bedroom, fireplace, boathouse, parking, first/ last, References/ background check. Suits working single/ couple, $1,250+, 905-476-8325, 905-868-0116 KING CITY (Bathurst/ King), 3 bedroom house, livingroom/ den. 3-pc washroom. New fridge/ stove. Newly renovated. Gerry (416)789-2163, 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri.

SMOKE FREE furnished bedroom in friendly home. Includes kitchen, satellite and internet. On bus route. 905-535-0507 SUTTON- ROOM for rent in shared, spacious townhouse, parking, wireless internet. Near YRT route/ Hwy#48. $500. References required. Immediate. 905-722-7642

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Vehicles Wanted/Wrecking

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$200 TO $1000Dead/ Alive. Cars/ trucks/ vans. Fast Free towing. We sell parts. 416-500-5050

1330 SQ.FT. central Newmarket location. Also: 900 sq.ft. finished basement. Please call 905-235-3373 or 905-960-7737

Articles for Sale (Misc.) CARPETS- I have several thousand yards of new stainmaster & 100% nylon carpet. Will do living room & hall for $389.00. Includes: carpet, pad, installation (25 yards). Steve 289-464-6049 www.carpetdeals.ca

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Personals/Companion

ALCOHOLICS FUTON with metal frame, MOUSblue mattress cover and 905-989-0652, mattress. Excellent condi- 905-722-5246 tion $100. 905-715-8313 PANASONIC MICROWAVE Range hood. White. Excellent condition $100. 905-715-8313 SOLARIS RECHARGEABLE lawnmower, rear bag mulch, self propelled, hardly used, like new, excellent condition $200. 905-715-8313 USED KITCHENS for sale. Various styles, finishes and sizes starting at $700. 905-473-1600

ANONYKeswick. Sutton,

Child Care Available EXPERIENCED ECE/ EA- Has Openings. Quality programming for 0-12 yrs. Meal plans, receipts, references. CPR and low fees. Morning Glory and St. Bernadettes' bussing. Call Laura (705)437-4133

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KESWICKADULT disabled female looking for SEDORE'S SEASONED healthcare aide. PSW cerFirewood- All hard wood: tificate an asset. Morning maple+ beech. $320 bush hours. 905-252-9010 cord. Free local delivery. 905-955-3016

Cars 2000 Acura- 1.6EL, 2200, automatic, leather seats, sunroof, silver, 254,700km. As is, e-test 2011. 905-476-7912

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It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Joe on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 at Southlake Regional Health Centre after a battle with cancer. Joe was in his 68th year. He is survived by his wife, Audre, his two sons, Douglas and Nathan and his sister Billie. Brother-in-law of John and Pat Graham and Marion Bowers and uncle of Helen, Tricia, Nancy, Peggy, Charles, Larry and Ron. Predeceased by his brother Charles and niece Gail. Joe will be missed by all his family and friends. Cremation has taken place. At Joe's request, there will be no funeral service.

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TAUN, Floyd Harvey June 11, 1934 - September 13, 2012 Passed away peacefully at Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 13, 2012. Beloved husband of Lillian (nee Upton). Loving father of Judy (Terry) McClure, Sandra (Gordon) Thompson, Charles, Danny (Carol), and Ross (Judy). Loving grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Loving brother of Joyce Madill. Family and friends gathered in Aurora to say goodbye on Monday, September 17th, 2012. Donations to Orillia Soldier's Memorial Hospital would be appreciated.

DAVIDSON, Robert Alexander

At Stouffville-Markham Hospital, Markham on Saturday, September 15, 2012. Rob Davidson of Port Bolster is survived by his children Devon, Daniella and Kristan. Son of James A. and the late Lorraine (Graves) Davidson. Brother of Donna (Garry) of Pefferlaw, Bonnie (Ron) of Sarnia, Jamie (Sherri), Lori (Harold) and Sandi (Mike) all of Port Bolster and predeceased by his brother Doug. Dear friend of the late Nancy Metcalfe. Private family service. If so desired memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton (705-426-5777). Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com HOLT, Christopher Peacefully at Resthaven Nursing Home, in Aurora, on Friday, September 14, 2012 at the age of 92 years. Christopher Holt, beloved husband of the late Edna (nee Howcroft). Dear father of David Holt and his wife Hannelore of Pefferlaw and Christine Somerville and her husband William of Schomberg. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Stephen and Karol Holt and their families. A Memorial Service was held in the chapel of the Forrest & Taylor Funeral Home, 20846 Dalton Road, Sutton, Tuesday at 2 p.m. Visitation from 1 p.m. Interment of cremated remains, Briar Hill Cemetery, Sutton. Memorial donations to the Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Memorial condolences at www.forrestandtaylor.com POWER, Jean Bernice Peacefully at her home in Jackson's Point, on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at the age of 79 years. Jean Power (nee Stutt), dear mother of Walter Ormerod and his wife Julie, Steven Ormerod and his wife Judy, Brenda Mclean and her husband Dan, and Philip Power. Predeceased by her son Brent. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. Dear friend of Charles Little. A Memorial Visitation will be held in the Forrest & Taylor Funeral Home, Sutton, on Saturday, September 22, 2012, from 2-4 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Memorial condolences may be made online at www.forrestandtaylor.com

Jennifer Elizabeth Nealon Peacefully at her home on Sunday, September 16, 2012, at the age of 58 years. Jennifer Nealon (nee Garvin) beloved wife of John Nealon. Predeceased by her husband John Lyons. Loving mother of Meaghan Dowdall and her husband Jay of Richmond Hill and Rob Nealon of Golden, B.C. Loving Nana of Johnny and James Dowdall. Beloved daughter of Joan Hummell and her husband Clayton and the late John Garvin. Dear sister of Jill Garvin and Lori Kunkel and her husband Dan. Predeceased by her brother Byron Garvin. Lovingly remembered by her sisters and brothers-in-law, many nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends. Thank you to Linda Connolly for the care and love you gave, and Dr. Stapleton and the nurses for your support. A Memorial Service will be held in Knox United Church, 34 Market Street, Sutton, Friday at 1:30 p.m. Memorial donations to the Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation for Cancer Care would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in care of the Forrest & Taylor Funeral Home, Sutton, 905-722-3274. Memorial condolences may be made at www.forrestandtaylor.com

DEKKER, Donald C. Tragically on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the age of 23. Donny, beloved son of Karen Polhamus and Brian Dekker. Loved grandson of Merritt and Dorothy Polhamus and John and Celina Dekker. Cherished brother of Damien and Alex. He will be sadly missed by his long-time girlfriend Brittney William, many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Friends will be received at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, 905-727-5421 on Saturday, September 22nd from 2-5 p.m. and on Sunday, September 23rd from 2 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. in the chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations towards Don's funeral would be greatly appreciated by the family. On line condolences and information at www.thompsonfh-aurora.com

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CORDNER, Ethel Leora (nee Rogers) Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, Ontario, Thursday, August 30th, 2012, in her 72nd year. Loving and devoted wife of 53 years of Richard Cordner. Beloved mother of Kelly and his wife Heidi and Mark and his wife Jessica. Proud and cherished grandmother of Calvin, Ethan, Kieran, and Aidan. Survived by her sisters Clara May and Marion Browning and predeceased by her brother Cliff Rogers. Daughter of the late Albert and Alice Rogers. Leora was born on Sunday, December 29th, 1940, in Streetsville, Ontario. She was full of love and had an addictive smile that permanently shined. She will be sorely missed by her family and friends but never forgotten. Please come and join us for a Celebration of Leora's Life on Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 1:00 p.m., at the Newmarket Community Centre and Lion's Hall, halls 1 & 2, 200 Doug Duncan Drive, Newmarket, Ontario. We wish to thank the entire staff of Southlake Regional Health Centre for their compassion, dedication and kind care. For those who wish, donations can be made to the Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation. Condolences can be mailed to 311 Kirby Crescent, Newmarket, Ontario, L3X 1H1 or emailed to cordners@rogers.com

LOCKERBIE-THOM, Ruth

Passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at Southlake Regional Health Centre at the age of 47. Loving wife of Greg LockerbieThom and cherished mother of Christina and Megan. Dear sister of Brenda, Bert, Howard, Bob, Zella and Mary. Beloved niece of Uncle Billy Dike. Ruth will be greatly missed by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation for M.W Becker Funeral Home Ltd. [905 476-7711] on Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service from the Chapel on Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at Pine Orchard Friends Cemetery. If desired, donation to Southlake Regional Health Centre would be appreciated. Donations and condolences may be left at www.mwbeckerfuneralhome.com WHITE, Rose (nee Carbe) Passed away unexpectedly after surgery at Southlake Regional Health Centre on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Ross for 58 years. Loving mother of Linda (Paul Kasala), Janice (Peter Bilous), Kevin (Andrea) and Nancy Braithwaite (Mike Borean). Cherished nana of Shannon, Shaya, Kyle, Emma-Lynn, Mackenzie and Anthony. Rose will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Visitation will be held at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, 905-727-5421 on Wednesday, September 19th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, September 20th at 1 p.m. in the chapel. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Online condolences and information at www.thompsonfh-aurora.com

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INSLEY, Michael Anthony Peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre on September 17th, 2012 in his 51st year. Mike, beloved husband of Lesley Insley. Loving father of Jill and Austin. Proud son of the late Patricia Insley (Bern Haley). Dear brother of Larry and Tim, late brother-in-law Doug (Paula). Will be missed by his nieces and nephews Jessica, Taylor, Cameron, Rayn and cousins Grainne (Rob), Kirsty and Conor. Visitation will be held at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, 905-727-5421 on Friday, September 21st from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 22nd at 11.30 a.m. at the Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association and Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences and information at www.thompsonfh-aurora.com

BOADWAY, Cora After a long and good life, Cora passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, September 15, 2012 in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late Franklin Boadway. Loving mother of Roger of Sutton, Bernice Goff and her husband of Oshawa. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Darlene, Cheryl, Lynor, Grant, Brent, Brock, Barry, her many great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and great-great-great grandchildren. Predeceased by her two brothers Joel and Frank and her sister Olive. She will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends. Many thanks to Dr. George Buldo, Dr. Paul Das, and the nursing staff in the Emergency Acute Care Oshawa for their kindness and compassion. Cora was a graduate registered nurse from Toronto East General Hospital (1934). Funeral Service was held at the Oshawa Funeral Home, 847 King Street West, (905)721-1234) on Tuesday, September 18th at 11 a.m. Interment Briar Hill Cemetery (Sutton). Memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke, Kidney Foundation or Sick Kids Foundation would be appreciated.

SMITH, May Frances Passed away at Aurora Resthaven on Saturday, September 15, 2012. May Smith (nee Stephenson) of Holland Landing in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Roy Smith. Loving mother of Barbara (Don) Humphrey, Joan (Ron) Rourke and Ken (Sharon) Smith. Loving grandmother of Tim Rourke and Kelly VanNuland. Proud great grandmother of 5. Dear sister of late Ruth (late Howard) McClymont, Jean (late John) Andersen, late George (Reta) Stephenson, late Alma (late Jack) O'Connell, Gordon (Pauline) Stephenson. May will be lovingly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Friends called at SKWARCHUK FUNERAL HOME, Bradford for visitation on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 10 a.m. until time of a Funeral Service held in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Interment Queensville Cemetery. In May's memory, donations may be made to Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation, Newmarket or Queensville Holland Landing United Church.

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DUSTIN SELOSE In loving memory of a beautiful son who passed away September 24, 1994.

GRIFFITHS, Jeanne

peacefully in her 89th year, on August 24, 2012.

Predeceased by her husband Edward (Red), she leaves behind her daughters Vicki (Jim McColl) and Brenda (Charles Nanacsik), grand-children Sarah and Peter Nanacsik, sisters Betty Turner and Cathie Knaggs of England and several nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Born September 2, 1923 in County Durham, England, Jeanne was number 7 of an eventual 11 children born to Edward and Lavinia Newton. In March of 1947, Jeanne immigrated to Canada and began building a life for herself, which eventually led to a career, family and a busy social life. Jeanne was a creative person, skilled in the arts of sewing, oil painting and crafts. She was also a cleaver wordsmith who would delight family and friends with verses and poems for special occasions. Jeanne was a great believer in not letting life get the better of you; an outlook she passed on to her daughters. Jeanne had a strong work ethic and believed you should do your best at all times. The end of her working life found Jeanne and Red retired to the cottage they built together in Collingwood. Eventually they sold up to be closer to family and friends. These years saw a great deal of travel, both here and abroad, the birth of two grandchildren and a slower pace to life. With Red's passing in 2000, Jeanne began to show signs of forgetfulness that became more and more worrying. Diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia in 2004, she gradually needed more care in her daily life. Jeanne spent the past six years as a resident at Bradford Valley LTC, where her funny faces, queenly waves and sunny smile delighted both residents and staff. We extend our grateful thanks to the friendly, compassionate staff of Bradford Valley LTC, who took excellent care of Jeanne and made her life there a happy one. As per Jeanne's wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at Scott Funeral Home, 289 Main Street North, in Brampton, September 22nd at 1 p.m. followed by a luncheon upstairs. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Alzheimer Society of Toronto (Lewy Body Dementia notated) or charity of your choice would be appreciated.

HOULD, Simone Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 in her 97 year, while listening to music at Southlake Regional Health Centre with family by her side. Beloved mother of Ray, Vivian (Bob), Richard Jerry (Robin), Laraine (Bob), and Joanne (Terry). Loving grandmother and great-grandmother to many. Simone proudly worked as a Comptometer Operator and Controller at Canadian Printco for over 35 years. Music was always a big part of Simone's life, and at the age of 17 she sang with the Chicago Opera Company. She will be fondly remembered and missed by all who knew and loved her. Special thanks to the nursing staff on the medicine floor at Southlake, and to the staff at Willows Estate who made her final days comfortable. At Simone's request, cremation has taken place and a Funeral Mass and Celebration of Life will be held at Our Lady of Grace Church in Aurora on Saturday, September 22nd at 11:00 a.m. followed by a reception in the church hall. Donations, in memory of Simone, can be given to Our Lady of Grace Church. Arrangements entrusted to Thompson Funeral Home 905-727-5421. www.thompsonfh-aurora.com

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September 3, 1946-September 20, 2011 "Mama" No one knows how much we miss you, No one knows the bitter pain We have suffered since we lost you Life has never been the same. In our hearts your memory lingers, Sweetly tender, fond and true, There is not a day, dear Mama That we do not think of you. Always loved and sadly missed: Karen, Andrew & Rachel, George, Catherina & Roger, Kevin, Lisa, Kaitlyn & Karlyn

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In loving memory of a cherished mom. Many the thoughts I give to you As the long hours go by. Thinking of the things we used to do and say, just you and I. Some times they make me smile, Sometimes they make me cry. But are precious to me alone, Memories of you and I. I can't believe it's been a year I love you and miss you; Karen

Memoriam In memory of a wonderful Wife, exceptional Mother & loving Nana Helen Wilkinson September 23, 2011.

Beautiful memories are wonderful things, They last til the longest day, They never wear out or get lost, And they can never be given away. For us who loved and lost you, Your memory will always last, A year has come and gone, But your legacy continues on. Sadly missed, always loved and remembered for the beautiful person she truly was. Lovingly remembered by husband Ken, children Lynne & Todd & their families.

MAYS, Joyce - September 19, 2011. In loving memory of a wonderful mother and grandmother. Dearly missed, never forgotten. Jerry, Liz, Ann, Wayne and Tom

Memoriam

Memoriam

In Memoriam

James Leslie Barber

October 15, 1917 ~ September 22, 2011

A year has gone by but your smile and sense of humour will be with us always. Gladys, Jim (Julie), Jay, Christa (& family)

In loving memory of my brother Wayne Boss. Gone, but not forgotten. RIP Wayne


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NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS IN THE ESTATE OF RICHARD WAYNE COOMBES, DECEASED All claims against the Estate of RICHARD WAYNE COOMBES, late of the Township of Georgina, in the Regional Municipality of York, deceased, who died on or about the 26th day November, 2011, must be filed with the undersigned personal representative of the Estate on or before the November 4, 2012. Thereafter, the undersigned will distribute the assets of the Estate having regard only to the claims then filed. DATED at Markham, Ontario, this 17th day of September, 2012.

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE

The personal property, household goods, and contents of the following rental spaces will be sold for cash or otherwise disposed of, to satisfy rental liens for unpaid rent in accordance with Ontario Statutes Chapter R.25. on September 26, 2012 at 10a.m. at Northern Self Storage, 33 Church St., Keswick, L4P 3E2, (905)476-7273

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For details call Craig at 905 760-0086 or email craig@rentsource.ca

CARL MICHEAL RYAN - Executor By his solicitors CATTANACH HINDSON SUTTON Van VELDHUIZEN LLP 52 Main Street Markham North Markham, Ontario L3P 1X5

NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS IN THE ESTATE OF SANDRA ALICE COOMBES, DECEASED All claims against the Estate of SANDRA ALICE COOMBES, late of the Township of Georgina, in the Regional Municipality of York, deceased, who died on or about the 20th day of July, 2012, must be filed with the undersigned personal representative of the Estate on or before November 4, 2012. Thereafter, the undersigned will distribute the assets of the Estate having regard only to the claims then filed. DATED at Markham, Ontario, this 17th day of September, 2012. CARL MICHEAL RYAN - Executor By his solicitors CATTANACH HINDSON SUTTON Van VELDHUIZEN LLP 52 Main Street Markham North Markham, Ontario L3P 1X5

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SUTTON- 30 Market St., Sat. Sept. 22nd. 7am. Bikes, treadmill, new wedding dress, misc. kids and household items.

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SUTTON BY The Lake- 16 Emery Court. Saturday, September 22nd 8am-1pm. Raindate September 29th. SUTTON-BY-THE-LAKE 20 Geneva Court, Sept. 22nd. 9am-1pm. Golf clubs, bicycles, household items.

Birthdays Happy 18th Birthday Emma Be proud and confident with who you are. Make each day your masterpiece! Love Grandpa & Grandma xoxoxo

Engagement Mrs. Linda McArthur, of Keswick in behalf of the late Edward is pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter

Yvonne McArthur to

Elliott Cullen,

son of Wendy Schell and Ross Cullen.

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Nifty Nifty Look who's 50! If you see

Steve Morgan

on September 22nd, wish him a Happy Birthday! Love your family.

Happy 81st Birthday Rudy Fitness Force keeps me going!

JACK & JILL for Yvonne Falle & Glenn Nowell Saturday, September 22, 2012 8:00 pm - 1:00 am De La Salle Hall, Sutton Tickets $10~Prizes~Music~Food Call Minnie 905-252-8514 for tickets Please join us for an Open House for ED & DONNA MARTIN in the celebration of their 50th Wedding Anniversary! Sunday, September 23rd, between 1-4pm at the Sutton Kinsmen Hall. There will be a dinner served at 5 pm for those interested.

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Thursday, September 20, 2012, The Georgina Advocate, Page 32

The all new 2013 DODGE DART RALLYE “TURBO” 1.4 Litre 16v turbo, 6 speed standard transmission, Power windows, Power door locks, Power mirrors, Keyless entry, Rallye Pkg, 17” aluminum wheels, dual rear exhaust, U-connect and much more. Loaded. Stock # 13002.

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139

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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT

2012 Dodge Journey SE 4 cyl, auto, air, AM/FM/CD, keyless entry, power windows/locks/ mirrors, tilt, cruise and much more. Stock # 12229. MSRP $23,020.

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21,420 123 * or$

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2012 Jeep Wrangler 4 DR 4x4 Sahara V-6, 6 spd manual transmission, air, dual top group, connectivity group, leather seats, Jeep “detailed group”, AM/FM/CD, Sirius satellite radio, rear anti-spin, U connect and much more. Stock # 12273. MSRP $39,145.

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24,988

143

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5.7 litre hemi, 6 spd auto transmission, trailer tow pkg, spray in box liner, keyless entry, tilt, cruise, power windows/locks/mirrors, AM/FM/ CD Sirrius satellite radio and much more. Stock # 12279. or MSRP $40,280.

Sale Price

172

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25,945* $149

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* $

29,898

2012 Jeep Patriot Sport 4x4

2012 Chrysler 200 Touring 3.6l V6 engine, 6 speed auto, air, alum. wheels, Power windows, Power door locks, Power mirrors, Keyless entry, AM/FM/CD, U-connect, remote start and much more. Stock # 12167. or MSRP $28,538

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2012 Dodge Ram 1500 SXT 4x4 Quad Cab

35,998 207

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V-6, auto, air, 7 pass stow & go seating, power front and middle windows, rear power vents, sunscreen glass, power door locks, power mirrors, tilt, cruise, keyless entry. AM/FM/CD and more. Stock # 12260. MSRP $33,620

Sale Price

23,830 137 * $

Biweekly

4 cylinder, 5 speed manual, air, heated front seats, power windows/locks/mirrors, AM/FM CD, satellite radio, 17” aluminum wheels, remote start system and much more. Stock # 12113. MSRP $27,545.

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Sale prices & payments do not include 13 % hst, licence or fuel. Payments based on a 96 month term at a fixed rate of 4.49 percent. Dodge Dart based on 96 month term at a fixed rate of 4.79 %. Pricing valid at date of publication. See dealer for details.

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