LOCAL AIRPORT MAY BENEFIT FROM INCREASE IN AVIATION FUEL TAX
7/25/2014 7:03:21 AM
An increase to the aviation fuel tax could be beneficial for St. Thomas Municipal Airport. Premier Kathleen Wynne announced in the budget last week that her Liberal government will put a 4% per litre increase on the aviation fuel tax and phase it in by 2017.

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LOCAL BEER LABEL GETS RECOGNITION
7/25/2014 7:00:26 AM
Not only are people responding to the taste of Railway City Brewery's Witty Traveller, but the look of it as well! It's considered to be one of the top 10 labels in Canada by Collectors of Canadian Brewery Advertising.

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LET THE SWIM ... BEGIN!
7/25/2014 6:46:01 AM
The swim has begun. 16-year old Annaleise Carr's record breaking attempt to swim the longest stretch of Lake Erie is now underway. She left the shores of Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA at 5:00am this morning.

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MAPLE LEAFS FAN ZONE POSTPONED
7/25/2014 6:42:13 AM
Toronto Maple Leafs fans will have to wait a little while longer to see the Mobile Fan Zone. It was set to be at Elgin Mall this Saturday (July 26), but will instead be rescheduled for a later date.

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FISHING DERBY TAKES OVER SPRINGWATER ON SATURDAY
7/25/2014 6:40:09 AM
Springwater Conservation Area will be the site for the annual Fishing Day. The event goes Saturday from 9am-2pm at 8079 Springwater Road, Aylmer. There promises to be great fishing fun for the whole family.

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FUNDRAISING BBQ WITH A CULTURAL TWIST
7/24/2014 7:48:15 PM
The St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership is bringing cultures together in a delicious way. The Partnership is holding a fundraising BBQ with 20 different toppings representing cultures from all over Canada.

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ECOPOWER INC. TO SHOWCASE LIGHTING SOLUTIONS FOR HMCS OJIBWA
7/24/2014 12:50:47 PM
The HMCS Ojibwa in Port Burwell will be lit up for an event this coming Saturday. The Elgin Military Museum partnered with London-based Ecopower Inc. to develop an environmentally and budget friendly lighting system for the complicated architecture of the submarine.

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"DAY OUT WITH THOMAS" GEARING UP FOR SECOND WEEKEND
7/24/2014 7:00:31 AM
It was a first successful "Day out With Thomas Weekend" and now organizers are gearing up for the second round of all things Thomas the Tank Engine. Elgin County Railway Museum Manager Dawn Miskelly tells myFM the three-day event welcomed nearly 11,000 people last weekend.

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ELGIN COUNTY MAY CONSIDER IMPLEMENTING DEVELOPMENT CHARGES
7/24/2014 6:56:51 AM
Would development charges be a good thing for the County of Elgin? That was the question that faced county councillors Tuesday morning. Development charges are collected from developers at the time a building permit is issued.

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SPRINGFIELD LIBRARY RECOGNIZED FOR SUMMER READING CLUB
7/24/2014 6:47:04 AM
The Springfield Library has been recognized for one of their programs. Elgin County Council was informed that - for the fifth time - the library has received an honourable mention with a $100 award from Library and Archives Canada for the quality of its 2013 TD Summer Reading Club.

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