Carleton Place’s Ken Bennett practicing law for 40 years

Carleton Place’s Ken Bennett practicing law for 40 years In June this year, the Lanark Law Association honoured Carleton Place solicitor Kenneth Bennett for 40 years of practicing law. Bennett was called to the bar in March 1977. Ken Bennett is celebrating 40 years of practicing law. Bennett was called to the bar in March 1977, and the 76-year-old has practiced law in Carleton Place since then. “I enjoy what I am doing,” Bennett told the Canadian Gazette on Aug. 4, “and I am still in good health.” With a laugh, he added: “I have lots of clients who tell
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Carleton Place Winery Celebrates 10 Years in Business!

Did you know that Mary and Bob have been in business at Carleton Place Winery for 10 YEARS NOW?   Let’s celebrate their success and wish them continued success. Raise you wine glass to Carleton Place Winery!! 🙂   They are also celebrating with a WINE SALE!   The celebration kicked off with the draw for the Adirondack chairs on July 29, and the winner was Barbara Scott!!! Congratulations!   ALSO In appreciation for your 10 years of support they will be giving away FREE custom labels with each batch made on premise for the month of August. AND LASTLY,
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Meet Me on the Mississippi Local Food Festival

Organized by the Carleton Place and District Chamber of Commerce, Kick-off at the Square is a refreshing opportunity to eat, drink and shop local! Visit Market Square in Carleton Place on Thursday August 11th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. for some delicious appetizers and beverages and to shop some fantastic products from local vendors. Conveniently located at 7 Beckwith Street in the downtown core, Market Square has amenities on site and is just a short walk from the town’s main street. Kick-off at the Square invites you to sip on a local brew or beverage and sample some delightful
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Carleton Place 2016 Summer Showcase

The Kick off at the Square is part of the overall Carleton Place 2016 Summer Showcase, organized by the Chamber of Commerce to promote the arts and food found in Carleton Place. Here are the other events planned for the showcase: Music Trivia at the Queen’s Hotel |  Wednesday August 3rd at 7 – 10 p.m.  6-8 players per team—$10 in advance—$12 at the door Compete in a fun interactive game of music mastery for a chance to win a round on the house. Ticket price includes complimentary munchies and beverages. Paint Night at Generations Inn | Wednesday  August 17th at 6:45
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Open House at Renovated Church

OPEN HOUSE Historic Stone Building in Downtown Carleton Place (former Zion United Church) Monday, July 11th & Tuesday, July 12th 5:30pm – 7:30pm  The details of the apartments are as follows: Four 2 bedroom apartment units to rent in a beautifully renovated church in downtown Carleton Place. These apartments are spacious and bright with large, 5ft tall energy efficient casement windows throughout. The original character of the apartments has been retained with exposed stone and brick walls and high ceilings.   Each apartment comes with one parking space.   Apartments will be available to rent soon. More photos to follow
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First Annual ‘Rocking The Mill ‘ Postponed!

Due to the death of Five Man Electrical Band Bassist Brian Rading The Rocking on the Mill will be rescheduled to August and no exact date has been determined at this time. Our condolences to Brian Rading’s family and friends. Slackoni’s Fine Italian Cuisine would like to invite everyone for their First Annual ‘Rocking The Mill ‘ , featuring the 5 Man Electrical Band as the headliner for the day.  The band will play on a large stage in front of Slackoni’s Restaurant with the music starting at noon and ending at 10:30 pm. In the parking lot by Slackoni’s, there will be a
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Past Life Regression Practitioner Certification

3 training days – 18 hours of instruction Saturday & Sunday June 11&12 – 9am-3pm & Saturday June 25 – 9am-3pm Identify and release Past Life origins to current life problems Gain INSIGHT and understanding into your current life’s purpose Heal troubled relationships This course includes: Using Transpersonal Hypnosis to facilitate Past Life Recall Life Between Lives Processes Soul Contracts Clearing traumatic memories acquired in the current lifetime Access & leverage knowledge & skills from past & parallel lives Working with the Lords of Karma to clear blockages & fulfill goals Practitioner Certification with 6 months of supervised practicum $650+hst
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People First of Lanark County Annual Walk-A-Thon

People First LANARK COUNTY MAKING REAL CHANGES IN PEOPLE’S LIVES People First of Lanark County will be hosting their annual Walk-A-Thon on Saturday June 18, 2016 at 10am.  The walk will be hosted in the BIA area leaving from the municipal parking lot across from the Town Hall.  It will travel Bridge Street ending at the Wool Growers where People First will host their annual fundraising BBQ. We encourage merchants to step out and cheer People First as people with disabilities create awareness. Please call Kory Earle at 613 451-0051 or e-mail koryearle@hotmail.com Walk-A-Thon 2016 Walk-a-thon Pledge Form 2016
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Family Fun Day

Our Family Fun Day, in support of the Lanark County Food Bank – the Hunger Stop, includes : – a guided walk and scavenger hunt directed by the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists, – face painting by Maxine Brown, who performs some incredible magic with paints, – a pumper truck and rescue vehicle for exploring and climbing courtesy of the Beckwith Fire Department, – a straw bale fort and obstacle course, – and a BBQ put on by the Knights of Columbus – who cook up a mean hamburger. All activities and the BBQ are by donation. There may be a
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People First of Lanark County Celebrate 10 years of Service

The Carleton Place BIA Congratulations People First of Lanark County on their 10 years of service to our community. Together the BIA and People First have worked together to make our downtown a better place to work, play and shop. People First of Lanark County will be honored for their 10 anniversary by the Carleton Place Mayor, Council When: Tuesday April 26, 2016 at 7 pm. Where: Carleton Place Town Hall(175 Bridge Street) in the Council Chamber, This is Accessible People First of Lanark County has provided a Strong Voice right across this county! They would be pleased to have
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