Submit your classified ad by 5 p.m. Tuesday. Call 705-466-9906, fax  705-466-9908, e-mail [email protected]$17 + hst for 25 words or less.

For sale

Firewood: Dry hardwood maple seasoned 15” lengths. $330 per bush cord. Free delivery. Volume discounts & 12” lengths available. Complete woodlot management. Call 519-986-2474.

Winter tires. Uniroyal Bear Paw 195/70R14 radial tubeless. 4 with no rims. Save $200. Asking $400. Call 416-804-4194.

White Maytag Super Capacity Plus Gas Range for sale. In excellent condition.  $100. Call 705-440-7737.

2008 Ford Focus SEL for sale. White. Runs well. 209,000km. As is. Asking $1,400. In Creemore. Call 705-520-0062.

Help wanted

Cleaning person wanted for large house 5 minutes from Creemore. Please respond to [email protected]

Help Wanted at Hamilton Bros. in Glen Huron: Truck Delivery; Farming; Lumber Yard Assistant. Send resume or call Fred at Hamilton Bros. Call 705-466-2244, fax 705-466-2122 or email [email protected]

Horses

Looking for a new place to board your horse? Peace Valley Ranch offers riding trails across 200 acres, an indoor arena, large outdoor riding corral, & on-site horse trainers. A non-competitive & relaxed learning environment, with a focus on building the partnership between you & your horse. Outdoor pasture board including all amenities offered at $300 + hst monthly. Call 519-925-6628. We’d love to meet you and your horse! rawhide-adventures.on.ca.

Celebration

90th Birthday Celebration for Isabel Iles on Sunday, November 26, 2017. Come & Go Tea. Drop in from 2 to 4 p.m. at Dardenella Room, Waterside Retirement Lodge, 239 Zoo Park Road, Wasaga Beach. Best wishes only.

Services

Elliott Painting and Decorating, over 30 years experience with excellent references. Interior and exterior painting and wallpapering. Call for free estimate at 705-466-2356.

Rod the Window Cleaner. You deserve a Clear View. Winter is here! You know you want it! Residential, commercial, year-round. All windows welcome. Call 705-351-0768. References on request.

Smith Lawn Care still has openings for more work this winter. Winter services include snow removal, dump runs, scrap metal removal small renovations, and more. Call us at 705-888-7092, licensed and insured.

Thank you

Grey Dufferin Pastoral Charge would like to thank our church members, our community, our families and friends, for all the help and contributions you have made throughout 2017. The Pancake Breakfast, Crokinole Tournament, Beef Supper, 150th Osprey Old Home Weekend, and Apple Pies were successful and fun events. We thank you all.

Ray’s Place, its volunteers and supporters thank the family, friends and neighbours of the late ALICE NOBLE, who generously donated a bursary in her name, to be known as the ALICE NOBLE BURSARY. The bursary will be used to support local students to pursue post-secondary education at colleges and trade schools.

2017 Poppy Fund Campaign: The Royal Canadian Legion, Creemore Branch 397, would like to thank local businesses of Creemore, Cashtown Corners, Singhampton and Glen Huron for hosting poppy boxes during the recent campaign. The monies raised will be used to provide care and comfort for veterans, for the awarding of student bursaries, for donations to various charities, and for the procurement of future Poppy Fund material. Thanks to all the individuals and businesses that donated to this worthwhile cause, and for making it another successful year.

Another year, another Remembrance Day Service. I should say, another wonderful Service in honour of the men & women who sacrificed themselves in belief of the future of our political and religious ideals. I would like to express my appreciation to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 397 for mounting such a fine demonstration of respect on behalf of our community.  The event was a tremendous success thanks to President Comrade Jim Richards for his leadership, to Comrade Mike Loranger for his always professional role as Master of Ceremony, and to the Ladies Auxiliary for providing such a delicious celebratory lunch.  Of course, I would be remiss if I did not include the Reverends Lorna May and Jeff Inglis and Captain Megan Jones for their heartfelt input. I would especially like to congratulate Olivia Walker for her excellent special presentation about the school trip to Vimy Ridge.  It was a wonderful way to recognize and acknowledge the effort made by the students, the school faculty, and the several municipal sponsors who made this unique trip possible. (Congratulations Olivia.  You made your fellow participants and our entire community very proud!) It is indeed wonderful to live in (to borrow Diane Hutchings’ phrase) a small community with such a big heart. Thank you all.

David Bruce Johnson, Lieutenant Colonel (retired)

Cemetery  service

Interment for Peggy Cross on Saturday, Nov. 25 at 11 a.m. at Creemore Union Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will follow at noon at St. John’s United Church Hall.

In memoriam

In loving memory of Lloyd Abraham Montgomery. Sept. 27, 1940 – Nov. 17, 2014.

Nothing can ever take away

The love a heart holds dear.

Fond memories linger every day,

Remembrance keeps him near.

Deborah, Andy, Justin and Alyssa Rowbotham.

Christmas in the Valley

Donations Requested: Nottawasaga and Creemore Public School is graciously accepting ‘new and gently used’ items for the Breakfast with Santa Children’s Shopping Room on Saturday, December 2. If you would like to donate any items, please drop off your donation at the school. On behalf of School Council, we thank you for your generous donation.

Donations Requested: Nottawasaga and Creemore Public School is hosting a silent auction at the annual Breakfast with Santa event on Saturday, December 2. If you would like to donate any items to help support our school, please drop off your donation at the school or contact Michele Boileau at 705-220-8074. On behalf of School Council, we thank you for your generous donation.

Creemore BIA is planning the annual Santa Claus Parade to take place on Saturday, December 2 at 1:30 p.m. NEW THIS YEAR: online registration and information for floats at www.experiencecreemore.com or contact Fred Mills at 705-772-8072.

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