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  • Arrest made in hit and run
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jul 2006, 4, 1     The father of an 18-year-old Milton teen killed by a hit-and-run driver discovered her body in a roadside ditch only metres from her family's driveway. Lauren Cooper was returning from a solo inline skate when she was struck by a vehicle between 8 and 10 p.m. Thursday evening, Halton Police ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jul 2006, 4, 1   The father of an 18-year-old Milton teen killed by a hit-and-run driver discovered her body in a roadside ditch only metres from her family's driveway. Lauren Cooper was returning from ...
  • Arrest made in hit and run
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jul 2006, 1, 4     The father of an 18-year-old Milton teen killed by a hit-and-run driver discovered her body in a roadside ditch only metres from her family's driveway. Lauren Cooper was returning from a solo inline skate when she was struck by a vehicle between 8 and 10 p.m. Thursday evening, Halton Police ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jul 2006, 1, 4   The father of an 18-year-old Milton teen killed by a hit-and-run driver discovered her body in a roadside ditch only metres from her family's driveway. Lauren Cooper was returning from ...
  • Halton Hills teen charged after two armed robberies
    Newspaper  Thiessen, Stephanie, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 9 Feb 2007, p. 3     Halton Police have arrested two teens-- one from Halton Hills-- in connection with two armed robberies Thursday (Feb. 1) that marked Milton's seventh and eighth hold-ups in the past month. Just after 12:30 a.m., a male suspect entered the Rabba Fine Foods at Derry Road and Trudeau Drive, police ...
    Newspaper  Thiessen, Stephanie, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 9 Feb 2007, p. 3   Halton Police have arrested two teens-- one from Halton Hills-- in connection with two armed robberies Thursday (Feb. 1) that marked Milton's seventh and eighth hold-ups in the past month. ...
  • Pair arrested for bank holdups
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 24 Jan 2007, p. 4     A man and woman from Georgetown are facing charges in connection with four recent bank robberies and a gas station robbery in Peel Region. Peel Police report a man wearing a mask entered the Shell gas station on Hurontario St. in Brampton holding a plastic garbage bin at 4:15 a.m. ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 24 Jan 2007, p. 4   A man and woman from Georgetown are facing charges in connection with four recent bank robberies and a gas station robbery in Peel Region. Peel Police report a man wearing ...
  • Two charged in `quick change' scam
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jan 2007, p. 8     Halton Police have arrested one of two men involved in a "quick change" scam last year that saw businesses in Halton Hills and Milton shortchanged. Police report between Feb. 28 and March 28, 2006 two men entered four businesses in north Halton. Three of them were in Halton Hills-- Country ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 19 Jan 2007, p. 8   Halton Police have arrested one of two men involved in a "quick change" scam last year that saw businesses in Halton Hills and Milton shortchanged. Police report between Feb. 28 ...
  • For rampage that began in Brampton
Kitchener man facing several charges
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 18 Aug 2006, p. 3     A Kitchener man is facing several charges in connection with a rampage Saturday, August 5 that began in Brampton and ended a short time later in Halton Hills with a police officer being struck with a golf club. The rampage began on Queen St. E. in Brampton when a man ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 18 Aug 2006, p. 3   A Kitchener man is facing several charges in connection with a rampage Saturday, August 5 that began in Brampton and ended a short time later in Halton Hills with a ...
  • Driver suffers serious injuries
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Mar 2007, p. 3     A 25-year-old Orton man was seriously injured when he lost control of his car on Trafalgar Rd. just south of Hwy. 7 early Friday morning. Halton Police say the accident occurred at approximately 5:30 a.m. The vehicle slid across the roadway, hit a sign, then a tree in the east ...
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Mar 2007, p. 3   A 25-year-old Orton man was seriously injured when he lost control of his car on Trafalgar Rd. just south of Hwy. 7 early Friday morning. Halton Police say the accident ...
  • Driver walks away from crash
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 4 Aug 2006, p. 1     Driver walks away from crash The driver of this Toyota Tundra amazingly walked away from this accident on Armstrong Avenue in Georgetown yesterday (Thursday) at approximately 4 p.m. The vehicle was traveling eastbound before it skidded across the lawn at Olon Industries, dislodged a large ...
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 4 Aug 2006, p. 1   Driver walks away from crash The driver of this Toyota Tundra amazingly walked away from this accident on Armstrong Avenue in Georgetown yesterday (Thursday) at approximately 4 p.m. The vehicle ...
  • Erin man charged after Acton woman seriously injured
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 14 Jun 2006, p. 3     An Erin man is facing several charges after an Acton woman jumped or fell from a moving van on Cleaveholm Dr. Monday morning. Halton Police report at approximately 9:50 a.m. area residents were shocked to see a woman leaning out of the open door of a moving van shouting for ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 14 Jun 2006, p. 3   An Erin man is facing several charges after an Acton woman jumped or fell from a moving van on Cleaveholm Dr. Monday morning. Halton Police report at approximately 9:50 a.m. ...
  • Dirt bike accident claims life
    Newspaper  Baine, Janet, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 12 Jun 1996, p. 1     ...
    Newspaper  Baine, Janet, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 12 Jun 1996, p. 1   ...
  • Woman hurt, hydro lines downed in crash
    Newspaper  Glass, John, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 27 Jan 2006, p. 1     A woman received non-life threatening injuries in this single-vehicle accident on 10 Sideroad at approximately 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. Halton Police report the vehicle left the road striking a hydro pole, breaking it in two. The pole fell onto the road that was closed for two hours while police ...
    Newspaper  Glass, John, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 27 Jan 2006, p. 1   A woman received non-life threatening injuries in this single-vehicle accident on 10 Sideroad at approximately 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. Halton Police report the vehicle left the road striking a hydro pole, ...
  • School bus veers off roadway
    Newspaper  Maher, Eamonn, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Apr 2007, p. 3     Traffic was re-routed around 15 Sideroad in Stewarttown on Thursday afternoon after a school bus left the road near the Eighth Line and ended up in the ditch at around 1 p.m. Halton Police officers on the scene said no children were on the bus at the time and that ...
    Newspaper  Maher, Eamonn, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Apr 2007, p. 3   Traffic was re-routed around 15 Sideroad in Stewarttown on Thursday afternoon after a school bus left the road near the Eighth Line and ended up in the ditch at around ...
  • Hornby man killed after car strikes transport trailer
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Feb 2007, p. 5     A Hornby man is dead and a Milton man is facing several charges after an accident on Steeles Ave. at Fifth Line early Friday morning. Halton Police say preliminary investigation revealed the accident occurred shortly before 3 a.m. when a car driven by Dylan Palmer, 31, of Milton, traveling ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Feb 2007, p. 5   A Hornby man is dead and a Milton man is facing several charges after an accident on Steeles Ave. at Fifth Line early Friday morning. Halton Police say preliminary investigation ...
  • Drivers escape unscathed
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Feb 2007, p. 4     Both drivers managed to escape serious injury in this collision which occurred Friday shortly after noon at the intersection of Campbell Gate and Mountainview Road N. Halton Police were unable to provide any details on the crash....
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 28 Feb 2007, p. 4   Both drivers managed to escape serious injury in this collision which occurred Friday shortly after noon at the intersection of Campbell Gate and Mountainview Road N. Halton Police were unable ...
  • Four-vehicle smash-up
    Newspaper  Tallyn, Lisa, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 9 Feb 2007, p. 8     A woman was taken to Georgetown Hospital with unknown injuries as a result of a four-vehicle accident at the intersection of Maple Ave. and Guelph St. Thursday afternoon. At press time police were still investigating the accident that occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m., but a spokesperson said the ...
    Newspaper  Tallyn, Lisa, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 9 Feb 2007, p. 8   A woman was taken to Georgetown Hospital with unknown injuries as a result of a four-vehicle accident at the intersection of Maple Ave. and Guelph St. Thursday afternoon. At press ...
  • Thankfully, only her pride was hurt
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 10 Jan 2007, p. 1     Rachel Cawthorpe (right) receives some moral support from her boyfriend Markus Nilsson as they survey the damage to her Cavalier after it collided with a Chevy Blazer at the Sinclair Ave. and Armstrong Ave. intersection Friday afternoon. Nilsson was working nearby and walked over to consol ...
    Newspaper  Brown, Ted, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 10 Jan 2007, p. 1   Rachel Cawthorpe (right) receives some moral support from her boyfriend Markus Nilsson as they survey the damage to her Cavalier after it collided with a Chevy Blazer at the Sinclair ...
  • Car slams into school portable
    Newspaper  Maher, Eamonn, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Dec 2006, p. 5     An elderly Georgetown man suffered only minor injuries in an accident that started on Mountainview Rd. at Comset Gate at 5:15 p.m. Monday and ended a short time later in the schoolyard of Centennial Middle School. By the time the Toyota, driven by the man, came to rest after crashing ...
    Newspaper  Maher, Eamonn, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Dec 2006, p. 5   An elderly Georgetown man suffered only minor injuries in an accident that started on Mountainview Rd. at Comset Gate at 5:15 p.m. Monday and ended a short time later in ...
  • Farmer escapes injury after wagon hit by train
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 6 Dec 2006, p. 4     A farmer managed to escape injury after his tractor hauling a hay wagon stalled while crossing the tracks at Sixth Line and Fifteen Sideroad Sunday at 8:50 a.m.. While attempting to start the tractor he noticed a train coming so he unhooked the wagon that was directly on the tracks ...
    Newspaper  Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 6 Dec 2006, p. 4   A farmer managed to escape injury after his tractor hauling a hay wagon stalled while crossing the tracks at Sixth Line and Fifteen Sideroad Sunday at 8:50 a.m.. While attempting ...
  • Councillor questions whether road to blame for accident
    Newspaper  Gamble, Cynthia, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 1 Nov 2006     Councillor Moya Johnson questioned whether the configuration of Main St. N. at Guelph St. was to blame for a truck crashing into a garage last month. According to Director of Engineering, Public Works and Building Services Rick Henry, a safety audit done on the road before its 2001-2002 ...
    Newspaper  Gamble, Cynthia, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 1 Nov 2006   Councillor Moya Johnson questioned whether the configuration of Main St. N. at Guelph St. was to blame for a truck crashing into a garage last month. According to Director of ...
  • Truck rams way through two yards 
Residents shaken, but escape unhurt
    Newspaper  McGhie, John; Tallyn, Lisa, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Oct 2006, 1, 3     Halton Police say no one was injured in this crash Wednesday morning that occurred on Guelph St. just east of Main St. when the driver of the tanker truck, that was hauling 20 tons of salt eastbound on Guelph St., lost control and went off the roadway at approximately 8:15 ...
    Newspaper  McGhie, John; Tallyn, Lisa, Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 13 Oct 2006, 1, 3   Halton Police say no one was injured in this crash Wednesday morning that occurred on Guelph St. just east of Main St. when the driver of the tanker truck, that ...
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