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Direct Coil achieves international success and growth by capturing efficiencies, entrepreneurship and specialized market capacities

February 20, 2018
Rob

Direct Coil’s incredibly rapid growth and international success demonstrates how entrepreneurship, coupled with specialized industry expertise, can result in a massive, international-scale business in a surprisingly rapid timeframe.

The Millhaven based company, which specializes in industrial heating and cooling coils for a variety of HVACR applications (furnaces, air conditioning units, and most equipment involving air movement) started in 2007.

March Break Madness 2018

February 20, 2018
Catherine

We have three great events going on this March Break across L&A County! These events are free and registration is not required. Drop in for some fun!

Junkyard Symphony

Tuesday, March 13th at 10:30am

Staff Picks: Alias Grace

February 20, 2018
Catherine

Kristin reviews Alias Grace, one of Margaret Atwood's most popular novels. It's a book that is suddenly back in the spotlight since being adapted into a television show for Netflix.

Request for Proposals: EarlyON Child and Family Centres - Questions and Answers

February 16, 2018
Lindsey

Prince Edward-Lennox and Addington Social Services (PELASS), as the Consolidated Municipal Services Manager (CMSM) for the Counties of Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington, is seeking to select a qualified and experienced not-for-profit organization for the management and operation of EarlyON Child and Family Centres. A lead proponent will be selected for each of the Counties of Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington.

Pysanky Workshop happening at the Museum & Archives on March 3rd

February 14, 2018
Rob

Spark Box Studios will be on hand at the Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives to teach the art of Pysanky on Saturday, March 3rd from 1:30 - 3:30pm. This is the first in a new series of Heritage Arts Workshops happening at the museum, located at 97 Thomas Street East in Napanee.

The value of genre-bending

February 12, 2018
Catherine

It seems with every passing year there are more novels that take a sledgehammer to genre conventions. Well, these “genre-benders” are helping literature evolve and, most importantly for voracious readers, they can serve as a bridge into uncharted genre territories.

Waiting to read Fire & Fury?

February 12, 2018
Catherine

Fire & Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff has easily been the most talked about book this year. Wolff presents a behind the scenes look at the Trump administration in this shocking real-life page-turner, based on hundreds of conversations conducted over 18 months, including with most of Trump's senior staff.

Staff Picks: The Cold, Cold Sea

February 12, 2018
Catherine

Marg Wood of the Napanee Branch of the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries, recently enjoyed The Cold, Cold Sea by Linda Huber, “an atmospheric psychological thriller/mystery” that she says grabbed her from the very first page.

IGNITE Frontenac and Lennox & Addington County Applications are due February 28th

February 9, 2018
Rob

IGNITE Frontenac and Lennox & Addington County is a custom product development opportunity designed exclusively for Ontario's Highlands stakeholders. Join us for a 3-day best mission practice in rural experiential tourism from April 23-26, 2018.

Apply today to participate in this exclusive opportunity!

Majority of Bombardier’s new North American hires will be at their Lennox & Addington facility

February 8, 2018
Rob

Bombardier’s Millhaven facility will see the majority of new hires the company will be making across North America, a company spokesperson said.

“We are looking at 100-plus new roles [mostly new hires] within our footprint in the Americas, but predominantly in Kingston,” Eric Prud’Homme, spokesperson for Bombardier wrote in an email to the Whig-Standard on Wednesday.