Prince Edward County’s Newspaper of Record
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News
June 12, 2024

A celebration of the Hospital Foundation's intense fundraising for the new build

News
June 12, 2024

Bloomfield Mill Pond is in for some much needed attention

Culture
June 12, 2024

Why worry about a few pesky charges of attempted murder?

Music
June 12, 2024

Prince Edward County Chamber Music Festival announces its 23rd season, which includes free tickets for those under 25

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Special Collection — Ontario Community Newspaper Association Awards

The Gazette is finalist in three OCNA Awards categories and honourable mention in two

The little paper that could

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Gazette Earns New Hardware

Honours in news, editorials, sports, and design

News
February 14, 2024

Newspaper named a finalist in best Editorial; Feature/News Series and Sports Photography categories

News
February 14, 2024

Jason Parks cited for his front page photograph of the PECI rugby team in action

Features
September 21, 2023

Art Designer Jed Tallo cited for his first front page of the new Picton Gazette

Special Collection — Development Underway

Keeping an eye on new builds

Development Projects Around the County

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News
June 5, 2024

Questions, Questions

Audit Committee determines what needs to be asked, and who will provide the answers

Editorial
June 12, 2024

Developers are everywhere. Are they mad?

News
May 8, 2024

A preferred solution has emerged for water infrastructure from Wellington to Picton: one water treatment plant to serve Picton and Bloomfield as well as the village.

Editorial
May 8, 2024

There’s a fortuitous overlap between livability — “healthy, complete communities”   — and good design that is well worth attention. 

Loss of a Legend

Clifford Foster, a giant figure in Prince Edward County agriculture, dies at age 93

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Special Collection — History and Heritage

Stories about our past and its preservation

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Memories of D Day

June 6 is the 80th anniversary of D Day, the turning point of World War II

Culture
May 29, 2024

“What if heritage came first?” asks Peter Lockyer. “Not as an afterthought, not after the roads. But if it was the first thing we did, because it's the most important thing we have.”

Books
May 1, 2024

Two recent books are entries in a special genre. Neither quite history nor entirely fiction, they imagine the past in intriguing ways.

Culture
June 12, 2024

Orlando

“No difference at all—just a different sex”

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Obituaries

Gone, but not forgotten

Mat 28th, 1935 – May 31st, 2024
November 2, 1943 - June 2, 2024
December 15, 1949 - June 2, 2024
February 19, 1931 - June 3, 2024

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