Six Local Events Receive Extra Provincial Funding
MPP Steve Clark is thrilled about some provincial funding that will be contributing to 6 local events.
The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport announced a total of $205,000 in funding.
Two Brockville events will receive funding with $50,000 coming to the Rails to Trails Festival in August and just over $34,000 coming to the 1000 islands Regatta in late June.
The event receiving the most funding is the Kemptville Line Music Festival which will get an extra $100,000.
The Kemptville Ribfest will get over $6600, The 1000 islands Nickel Cup in Gananoque will get just under $3500, while Loyalist Days in Prescott will receive just under $11,000.
This money is being made available as part of the 2017 Celebrate Ontario program.
Everyone in Canada has heard the Tim Hortons controversy over the minimum wage increase in Ontario. Rick Mercer's rant is going viral!
It's Friday and here's a video to remind you that you probably didn't do too bad at work this week, because there's this guy! He just sort of stares at it happens!
A bad start gets even worse. It's a good thing that the profanity is bleeped because he drops a few of those after letting out a simple "nooo" right at the start.