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A Gift of Art Speaker Series (free)

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A Gift of Art at 187 King Ave. E. in Newcastle is offering a free speaker series on Thursdays from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Upcoming speakers include: February 28 - Christine Murphy: Humane Society of Durham March 7 - Marilyn Glassford: Lakeshore Tours March 21 - Kiley Percy: Clarington Public Library March 28 -

General Meeting – March 12, 2019

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Our March 12, 2019 General Meeting will feature Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster as speaker. Mayor Foster will be updating us on activities at the municipal level that affect the residents of Newcastle and Clarington. Join us at 7 p.m. in the Lions' Room, lower level, Newcastle Community Hall, 20 King St. W.

Annual General Meeting Minutes: November 27, 2018

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President David Saunders called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. and welcomed our speaker, Councillor Willy Woo. Councillor Woo, who was retiring after 12 years in the local and Regional Council, opened with a slide presentation and reminisced about the old times that he experienced in the village. He showed pictures of the Green

President’s Message

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Fall is fully upon us with shorter days, trees that are colouring and our regular season of ratepayer meetings and activities. The election is behind us and we are proud to have partnered with the Chamber of Commerce to have put on a forum for all Ward 4 candidates. The end of this effort was

General Meeting Minutes – Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018

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President David Saunders called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. He asked all present to remember the passing of Art Wynn. Jill Richardson welcomed our speaker, Marian Timmermans. Both of these ladies are part of the Clarington Hospice committee. Mrs. Richardson experienced the undignified death of her husband in the hospital and Ms. Timmermans

General Meeting – September 25

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We are pleased to announce that our next General meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 in the Newcastle Lions room starting at 7 p.m. We are fortunate to have as our speaker, Marian Timmermans, from the Durham Hospice Committee. Marian will be bringing us up to date on this necessary compassionate residence.

Update on proposed Heritage Park

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Last night, the Planning and Development Committee of Municipal Council voted to approve an amendment No.117 to the Official Plan to give effect to this large residential development west of Ruddell Road, north of Highway 2. The Planning Services report is numbered: PSD–068–18. Final approval should occur when Council meets on September 17 and, hopefully,

Meeting Minutes – Tuesday, May 29, 2018

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President Bob Malone called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. and welcomed our speaker, Mr. Joseph Koo, proprietor and pharmacist of the Newcastle and Port Hope Shoppers Drug Marts. There were 17 present. Mr. Koo opened his talk with some personal history. He explained that he had been a biochemist longer than he had

General Meeting – May 29, 2018

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Our next General meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 29, 7 p.m. in the Newcastle Lions room, Newcastle Community Hall. Speaker: Mr. Joseph Koo, Newcastle Shoppers Drug Mart Proprietor and Pharmacist His topic will be about the opioid crisis. There will be a Q&A after his presentation. All are welcome; bring your neighbours!

Questions about Brookhouse Development answered

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There were a number of questions at our last meeting regarding the Brookhouse development in Newcastle - Linda Couto, from the Mayor's office has answered: There are three plans of subdivision in the area with a total of 958 units. The original plans of subdivision by Smooth Run Developments (also known as DG Group or