Simcoe County has announced changes to it's garbage collection schedule. Your pick up day will be the same, but garbage and recycling will only get picked up every other week. Green bin will be every week, and recycling and garbage will alternate.
The county also says that it will be sending vouchers for a free blue bin and additional information for all residents.
Listen to Lisa break it down.
There are so many fun, family friendly activities happening this weekend in Simcoe County!
Listen below to hear five of them and join Lisa weekday afternoons to hear even more!
I am NOT a fancy food person. I'm a meat and potatoes girl. Staples. Steak. Basic veggies. I'm in for all of it. But on this list of the 10 foods that are predicted to be the trendiest foods of next year, I have not had ANY!
Continues with stops throughout our region until Thursday, December 19. But what is needed most?
On Tuesday's stop, Lisa had the chance to speak to Drew Young from the Salvation Army Foodbank in Midland. Listen here.
1. The shower scene in "Elf" wasn't in the original script. It was added after director Jon Favreau learned that ZOOEY DESCHANEL was a good singer.
2. Also, the fight between WILL FERRELL and the fake Santa could only be done once, because the department store Christmas decorations took WEEKS to make.
3. Because BRUCE WILLIS had to do a lot of things barefoot in "Die Hard", including walking on broken glass, he actually wore fake rubber feet, which you can actually SEE if you look hard enough.
4. In "A Christmas Story", Flick's tongue was suctioned by a hidden vacuum to make it look like it was stuck to the pole.
5. Before JIM CARREY got the lead in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas", EDDIE MURPHY and JACK NICHOLSON were considered for the part.
Listen to Lisa run down the next five!
Apparently, 16% of people have!
Personally, I have never made that mistake, but I HAVE put my foot in my mouth here at work.
Listen to the rest of the survey here!
National Philanthropy Day® is a special day set aside each year on the 15th of November to uphold the great contributions of philanthropy — and to recognize those who are active in the philanthropic community.Recipients of the awards for philanthropy are nominated for demonstrating outstanding commitment and leadership.
Hunter Markle is the Fundraising & Community Development Coordinator for North Simcoe Big Brothers Big Sisters, and today she got Lisa all caught up on what they are up to, what's coming up, and how to get involved!
15th of November
National Philanthropy Day® is a special day set aside each year on the 15th of November to uphold the great contributions of philanthropy — and to recognize those who are active in the philanthropic community.Recipients of the awards for philanthropy are nominated for demonstrating outstanding commitment and leadership .
The North Simcoe Fundraisers Network are a local network of charitable organizations that share knowledge, resources and information to enable member charities in North Simcoe (Midland, Penetanguishene, Tiny and Tay) to be effective in their fundraising efforts.
Virgina Eichhorn works with Quest Art and told Lisa what they are all about, and how to get involved.
Yes it's true! Apparently if we go to the store every day, we waste less and eat healthier! Lisa explains this research here.