Volunteers Needed: New Projects Coming to Onaping Falls

The Onaping Falls Community Action Network (OFCAN) in conjunction with the Greater City of Sudbury, is considering the following new projects for Levack, Onaping, and Dowling and is seeking volunteers. Community garden (edible or floral) Community bike path(s) Dog park(s) Greater Sudbury Community Centre user fee cost parity Basic computer skills training Community park benches…

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Onaping Oldtimers Hockey: Part 1

BY ELLARD DURLING In 1955, a group of dedicated young athletes came together to form a hockey team called the Hardy Falcons. In the early years, the team roster consisted of Falconbridge employees, and the intent was to play a game of hockey with colleagues, enjoy a few beers, and have some laughs. The first…

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New Family Programs at Levack Public School

BY SAMANTHA BRAZEAU-WILSON In September, EarlyON Child & Family Center (ON y va Chelmsford) and Our Children, Our Future (OCOF) partnered to bring free early learning and family support programs to Levack Public School which were previously not available within the community of Onaping Falls. “Our families deserve equitable services and opportunities,  so I made…

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MNR Fighting Forest Fire in Levack

Thursday, July 19: As of 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, crews from Greater Sudbury Fire Services fire stations in Levack and Chelmsford have been battling a forest fire behind the Coleman Mine, near Seal Lake Road in Levack. The fire is known as “Sudbury 83.” The Ministry of Natural Resources CL415 waterbombers are also flying…

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