CENTRAL ELGIN – The numbers are in and the County of Elgin and the Railway City Cycling Club are pleased to announce that the Inaugural 2017 Ride Across County of Elgin (R.A.C.E.) raised $3,230 for the Elgin – St. Thomas United Way.
The Clarence "Hap" Day Banner which had hung since 2006 in Maple Gardens came to a new home in St. Thomas on Sunday. The commemoration began at the Jumbo monument with a gathering of community, members of the Day family, Joe Bowen - voice of the Leafs - and Carlton the Bear.
Walkers and runners of all ages, bedecked in green attire and bling, came to take part in this year’s Shamrock Shuffle on Saturday. They walked, ran and shuffled their way round the route to claim their medals and raise $10,000 and counting in support of Inn Out of the Cold.