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Look who donated 5,627 toys, a pile of food and $13,879 in cash and gift cards

Look who donated 5,627 toys, a pile of food and $13,879 in cash and gift cards

It was you, the residents of Simcoe County
Ice breakers on duty and ready for the season

Ice breakers on duty and ready for the season

Canadian Coast Guard ready to conduct icebreaking operations on the Great Lakes, connecting waterways
Grief dreams may provide comfort over the holidays, study says

Grief dreams may provide comfort over the holidays, study says

Research conducted by recent PhD graduate at Brock U suggests that grief dreams can offer assurance to the bereaved
Don't forget the true meaning of Christmas

Don't forget the true meaning of Christmas

In all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, don't forget to foster true generosity in the young ones
Paul Potter has a message for anyone thinking of snowmobiling on the ice

Paul Potter has a message for anyone thinking of snowmobiling on the ice

Don't do it. Also, there's a big ship coming into Midland Bay sometime this week
An important message about your garbage pickup this week (except in Barrie and Orillia)

An important message about your garbage pickup this week (except in Barrie and Orillia)

Don't put your garbage out on Christmas Day
Collector sees Collingwood's history reflected through blue, green, white and brown glass bottles

Collector sees Collingwood's history reflected through blue, green, white and brown glass bottles

One local artifact collector has amassed a collection of bottles from various Collingwood merchants who shipped their food and medicine all over the world.
Here's a cross section of Collingwood's homes decked out in lights for Christmas <b> (6 photos) </b>

Here's a cross section of Collingwood's homes decked out in lights for Christmas (6 photos)

LED lights are certainly on trend, but that doesn't mean you can't find some incandescent bulbs and plastic Santas around town!
Southlake gets funding for additional mental health beds

Southlake gets funding for additional mental health beds

Southlake Regional Health Centre is welcoming the news that the provincial government will fund five urgently needed beds for mental health patients
NORAD flight crews ready to track Santa Claus

NORAD flight crews ready to track Santa Claus

'It is exciting times up here, it’s the holiday magic'