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<b>FROM BARRIE WITH LOVE:</b> Peggy describes her schooling, dancing and boys

FROM BARRIE WITH LOVE: Peggy describes her schooling, dancing and boys

'I think when I get back to England you won’t know the plain little Peggy that left, except I’m just the same underneath,' she says in letter to her parents back home
Next week an 'exciting time' as YMCA ramps up activities

Next week an 'exciting time' as YMCA ramps up activities

A century-old tradition will continue today with the limited reopening of family camp at Geneva Park in Ramara Township
Provincial COVID-19 case count drops to 121 today

Provincial COVID-19 case count drops to 121 today

174 more cases are now considered resolved since yesterday
Three friends band together to offer Jamaican cuisine in Barrie

Three friends band together to offer Jamaican cuisine in Barrie

To thank those who have supported them during pandemic, every Wednesday the restaurant gives a free meal to a random customer
2020 Innisfil Farmers' Market continues to grow <b>(7 photos)</b>

2020 Innisfil Farmers' Market continues to grow (7 photos)

New vendors join old favourites at the Innisfil Farmers' Market
Good morning, Barrie!

Good morning, Barrie!

Keep smiling
Health unit gives OK for municipalities to open cooling centres

Health unit gives OK for municipalities to open cooling centres

City of Barrie will be opening a cooling centre Monday at the downtown transit terminal on Maple Avenue, should there be a heat warning
Town unveils new measures to control crowds at Innisfil Beach

Town unveils new measures to control crowds at Innisfil Beach

After busy Canada Day, officials are moving to try to stop the spread of COVID-19; Changes will be in force beginning Saturday
Man, 83, sentenced to probation for peeping into girl's bedroom

Man, 83, sentenced to probation for peeping into girl's bedroom

'She was afraid to be in her own home, afraid to be in her own bed,' says Crown attorney
Heading into the weekend, OPP offers some safety tips <b>(VIDEO)</b>

Heading into the weekend, OPP offers some safety tips (VIDEO)

With many area beaches expected to be jammed this weekend, Sgt. Kerry Schmidt suggests finding ways to avoid crowds