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Light returns

publisher Apr 26, 2018 - 5:03pm

Good news for pedestrians: The warning lights at the Main Street crosswalk in Alexandria are finally being replaced.

New fixtures on both sides of Main are being installed months after a snowplow clipped a light on the east side of the main drag.

The west side light was not damaged but it turned out both of the lights were not up to code.

Photos: OPP joins forces with Glengarry DHS hockey players for exhibition action

sean Mar 27, 2018 - 3:24pm

Last Friday at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, members of the OPP, bolstered by teachers Ryan Winter, Glen Campbell, and Kelsey Thomson, took on student hockey players from Glengarry District High School, in an afternoon tilt enjoyed by throngs of students filling the stands.

Guest referees Jacob Peerenboom and John Robinson officiated proceedings, that saw the Badgers prevail in overtime, 7-6. Jason Cholette scored the game-winner for the OPP. Gaels finding the net in the contest were Liam MacDonald (2), Ethan Attridge (2), Kevin Doyle, and Lachlan MacDonald.

We have coverage in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, and an online photo gallery can be viewed here.

ceremonial faceoff
Brian Caddell drops the puck between David MacMaster, left, and Mike Mulhearn. (Sean Bray photo)

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Game 2 of GSL senior women's finals goes tonight at the dome

sean Mar 27, 2018 - 2:38pm

The second match of the Glengarry Soccer League's senior women's indoor final series is scheduled for tonight, March 27, at the Alexandria dome, starting at 7:30 p.m.

Dunvegan won the opener over Alexandria and could clinch the title tonight, though Alexandria will be looking to say something about that and extend the series to game three, which would be played Thursday.

We have game one coverage in this week's edition of The Glengarry News and a photo gallery available here.

Bantam Glens drop puck on title series tonight on home ice

sean Mar 23, 2018 - 7:43pm

The Alexandria Bantam 'B' Glens are vying for the UCMHL championship, with the series opening tonight on home ice at the Palace. The five-point series will then hit the road tomorrow, before returning to Alexandria for Sunday action, at 5:30 p.m.

We will have the full story in the next edition of The Glengarry News.

Rember rink wins Alexandria Curling Club's Moose Bonspiel

sean Mar 19, 2018 - 5:15pm

Last weekend, the Alexandria Curling Club hosted the annual Moose Bonspiel and we have details in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Seen here, from left, are convenor Greg Peerenboom, skip Simon Rember and his team, third Jeff Rember, second Scott McClintock, and lead Eric Houle, along with club president Brian Clinton.

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Alexandria's peewee C hockey team in championship series

sean Mar 19, 2018 - 3:10pm

The Alexandria peewee 'C' Glens have qualified for the league championship series, which is scheduled to open March 20, at 7:30 p.m., in Alexandria.

Game two is booked for 7 p.m. in Long Sault, with the third tilt back in Alexandria the next day, starting bright and early at 9:30 a.m.

If needed, a fourth contest will be played March in Long Sault, at 1 p.m. Game five is TBD.

The Glens are playing the South Stormont Selects for the LSLMHL title.