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Ian McDonald

Ian McDonald defends the skies as a member of the Canadian Air Force

By Mike Renzella The Haldimand Press CAYUGA—When you think of veterans, often the first image that comes to mind are soldiers landing on the beach…

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Toby Barrett, MPP Haldimand Norfolk

The brutal World War II Battle of the Scheldt

By MPP Toby Barrett To The Haldimand Press The First Canadian Army was instrumental in the Battle of the Scheldt, 75 years ago, which opened…

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The history of training WWII soldiers to fly in Haldimand

By Karen Richardson To The Haldimand Press In 1939, British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain approached the Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King with a…

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Haldimand River Cats to play Remembrance Day hockey game: Tribute game to support Dunnville’s cadets

To The Haldimand Press CAYUGA—The Haldimand River Cats PeeWee BB female hockey team will be playing a special Remembrance Day hockey game in honour of…

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3:05 am

How the poppy came to symbolize remembrance

By Mike Renzella The Haldimand Press Fall is a time of familiar sights. The leaves changing colour and falling down as colder winds blow in,…

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Andrew Poirier

Local youth shines through work with veterans: Recipient of national Vimy Ridge award

By Mike Renzella To The Haldimand Press YORK—Local youth Andrew Poirier, 14,  has a lot to be proud of in 2019. He is the recipient…

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2:57 am

Caledonia Legion gifted lithograph by local artist

By Mike Renzella The Haldimand Press CALEDONIA—Local artist Barb Patterson-Tuck has surprised the Legion in Caledonia with the donation of a localized piece of art…

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2:43 am

Answering the call to serve in WWII

By Sheila Phibbs The Haldimand Press CALEDONIA—Hugh Patterson grew up as the fourth generation on the family’s Seneca Township (McClung Road) farm. In his late …

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Haldimand museums hosting various military-themed events

To The Haldimand Press HALDIMAND—Haldimand County Museum & Archives in Cayuga is hosting a number of programs this November, including talks on WWI/WWII, a wartime…

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2:37 am

Dunnville man dedicates his life to helping veterans in need

By Mike Renzella The Haldimand Press DUNNVILLE—There is no question that when a person signs up for service they are going to face difficult situations…

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George Roach

Hagersville veteran reflects on his life in the Navy

By Melissa Turner The Haldimand Press HAGERSVILLE—George Roach is the current Sergeant at Arms of Legion Branch 164 (Hagersville) and a veteran of the Armed…

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1:53 am

Council approves motion to ask Province for disaster relief

By Lindsey Stuckless The Haldimand Press HALDIMAND—Haldimand County Council approved contacting the Ontario government to activate a program that will allow residents to request financial …

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