The Glengarry News


Moose Bonspiel at Alexandria Curling Club this weekend

sean Mar 15, 2018 - 2:12pm

A new chapter for one of the longest-running men's curling bonspiels in Eastern Ontario will take place this weekend, at the Alexandria Curling Club.

The Alexandria Moulding/Home Hardware Moose Bonspiel is welcoming 23 out-of-club rinks and one local squad to the event's 54th edition.The title sponsorship has helped to provide cash prizes for the first time to the four top teams who will also vie for the Claude Filion Trophy.

Matches are scheduled for Friday evening (March 16) and throughout the day Saturday.

For more info, visit the event's Facebook page here.

The public is welcome to attend for supper and live music both nights.

Latest photo galleries showcase high school sports, curling, snowshoeing, hockey

sean Feb 13, 2018 - 3:53pm

Numerous new galleries of sports images have been added to our photos page, which is available here. Please enjoy browsing the shots, and if you see something you like, remember high-quality copies can be ordered from our office by contacting us.

Here's a list of the latest additions to our website:

  • high school girls volleyball
  • Dion snowshoe racing at the Summerstown Forest
  • CCHL2 Alexandria Glens hockey
  • UCMHL peewee rep hockey (Glens vs. Rebels)
  • senior men's curling in Lancaster
  • beginners bonspiel in Alexandria
  • high school boys hockey in Williamstown
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This couple, from Ireland, joined in the fun at last weekend's beginners bonspiel, in Alexandria. (Sean Bray photo)

Curling events coming to Alexandria, Maxville this weekend

sean Feb 8, 2018 - 8:23pm

Curling clubs in Alexandria and Maxville will be abuzz this weekend with bonspiel action.

On Saturday, Feb. 10, the Alexandria Curling Club will host its inaugural Beginners' Bonspiel, with matches scheduled to run throughout the day, culminating with evening entertainment.

On Sunday, the Glengarry Curling Club in Maxville will entertain curlers from the RCMP club in the Quebec Challenge Cup. The play is scheduled for a 1 p.m. start.

Business Bonspiel concludes today at Lancaster Curling Club

sean Feb 3, 2018 - 4:58pm

Three days of action concludes today in the Business Bonspiel at the Lancaster Curling Club, and we will have the story in the next edition of The Glengarry News. In the meantime, we have photos from the action available in our online galleries here.

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Curlers at the business bonspiel, in Lancaster. (Sean Bray photo)