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Maxville Fair youth football games to continue tradition

sean Mar 21, 2019 - 3:21pm

The 2019 season of spring league youth tackle football is around the corner, with the Glengarry Gaels and Cornwall Wildcats currently registering players for their slate of teams. For information on the Gaels, please see their advertisement in the March 20 issue of The Glengarry News.

It has been confirmed that the tradition of minor football games under the lights at the Maxville Fair will continue again this year. Participating teams will be confirmed closer to the date.

Roadrunners senior A women's hockey team finishes 2nd, advances to NCWHL playoffs

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:51am

The Maxville-based Roadrunners senior 'A' women's hockey team concluded its NCWHL regular season last weekend on home ice, with a 1-1 tie to the first place Ottawa Storm. 

Tammy MacSweyn, of the Roadrunners, says her team's goaltender, "Melissa Holterman, stood on her head to let us get out of there with the tie." Jenn Ware had the lone goal, assisted by Julie Curtis.

Playoff action is up next, with the Roadrunners getting home games March 3 at 6:30 p.m. versus the Ottawa Storm and March 17 against Smiths Falls, also at 6:30 p.m. Road playoff games are booked for March 21 at the Akwesasne Wild and March 22 at the Goulbourn Rockets.

Photo gallery: midget B hockey at the Heartbreaker girls tournament

sean Feb 21, 2019 - 12:43pm

A photo gallery from the Heartbreaker girls hockey tournament game between the Glengarry Midget B Highlanders and the Ottawa Ice can be viewed here on our website.

We have details in this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

The action was part of the annual tournament that takes over rinks in Maxville and Alexandria. We will have more coverage in an upcoming edition of the newspaper.

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Midget B girls hockey action in Maxville. – Sean Bray photo

Girls hockey tournament continues today in Maxville, Alexandria

sean Feb 17, 2019 - 11:54am

The annual Heartbreakers girls hockey tournament, hosted by the Glengarry Girls Hockey Association, continues for its second day of action, on rinks in Maxville and Alexandria.

Among the championship match-ups already determined, Glengarry will take on Cornwall Blue in the novice house league final, at noon, at the Palace.

The atom 'B' final, also to be played in Alexandria, will feature Glengarry versus Clarence-Rockland, at 1 p.m.

As of this posting, teams for the other finals had yet to be confirmed. All will be played at the Glengarry Sports Palace: peewee 'C' at 5 p.m., bantam house league at 6 p.m., midget house league at 7 p.m., and midget 'B' at 8 p.m.

Schedule for this weekend's girls hockey tournament in Alexandria, Maxville

sean Feb 12, 2019 - 12:43pm

The annual Glengarry Highlanders Heartbreaker girls hockey tournament takes over rinks in Alexandria and Maxville this weekend. Games begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, at both facilities, continuing through the day to 10 p.m. The action resumes Sunday at 8 a.m., with division finals in the afternoon.

Groups include midget 'B', midget house, peewee 'C', bantam house, atom 'B', and novice house.

We will have coverage and results in a future edition of The Glengarry News.

To see the complete schedule, click here.

Photo gallery: AJK Highland Travellers hockey tournament in Maxville

sean Jan 29, 2019 - 7:12pm

Images from a game between the host AJK Highland Travellers men's hockey team and Havvoc can be viewed online here. The action was part of last Saturday's charitable tourney, held in Maxville. For details, be sure to check out the Jan. 30 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Members of the AJK hockey team. – Sean Bray photo

AJK's 36th annual hockey tourney set for January 26

sean Jan 18, 2019 - 3:48pm

The 36th annual AJK Highland Travellers men’s recreational hockey tournament is set to hit the Maxville ice on Jan. 26, in support of the fight against cancer.

The day-long action will see teams play a minimum of three games each, and supporters are welcome to attend to cheer on the skaters.

For more information, contact Brad Quaile at 613-898-1218 or Andrew “Bubba” Wensink at 613-330-0474.

Serial gas thief

publisher Jan 10, 2019 - 8:25am

Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police officers are investigating multiple reports of theft of gas at the Highland Esso, located on County Road 20 at Highway 417 in North Glengarry Township. The first incident dates back to January 2017and have continued to December 2018.

The thief will pull up to the furthest pump from the store during a busy time, exit the vehicle and fuel up without ever looking up towards the cameras. The vehicle will then drive past the Tim Hortons drive-thru, around the back of the store and exit through the North entrance.

The suspect is 5 foot 6 inches to  5 foot 7 inches tall, wears a hoodie with a ball cap and drives a red Hyundai Veloster.

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-888-310-1122 or 1-800-222-8477.