Residents of the Municipality of Meaford are encouraged to attend the next Meaford Chamber of Commerce’s All Candidates Meeting tonight (Wednesday, October 3rd) at 6:30 pm at Woodford Hall, the Chamber will host a meeting for as the Mayor and Deputy Mayor Candidates. Doors open at 6:00 pm. Candidates will be given the opportunity to make an opening statement before a moderator-led question and answer period. Afterwards, candidates will be permitted to make a closing statement. (Source; Meaford Chamber of Commerce)
A blood donor clinic is being held in Owen Sound, today (Wednesday, October 3rd), 2 to 7 pm at the Owen Sound Legion Hall, 1450-2nd Ave. West. To register in advance or for more information, visit blood.ca. (Source: Canadian Blood Services)
Loblaw is recalling certain $10 Chicken Fries from stores due to possible Salmonellacontamination. Consumers should not use the recalled product described on our facebook and website pages in the 1.81 kg package. As of October 1st, there have been 429 laboratory-confirmed cases of Salmonella illness investigated as part of the illness outbreaks across the country,, including 150 in Ontario. (Source: muskoka411.com)
The Meaford Chamber of Commerce is offering a free Business Plan Workshop to potential Meaford Dragon contestants and the general public. This is a unique opportunity hosted by the Meaford Chamber of Commerce and is presented by Gillian Fairley, General Manager of the Centre for Business and Economic Development at Meaford Chamber of Commerce: 13 Nelson Street W., Meaford, Thursday, October 4th at 7:00 pm. For further information and to pre- register please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 519-538-1640 (Source: Meaford Chamber of Commerce)
In baseball action, the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 last night in an epic NL wild-card game. Colorado heads to Milwaukee to open a best-of-five Division Series against the NL Central champion Brewers on Thursday.
The Minnesota Twins fired Paul Molitor yesterday, one season after he won the American League Manager of the Year award. Molitor has been offered another position within the organization.
The New York Yankees host Oakland tonight; game time: 8:08.