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Request for high-speed internet subsidies

The MRC Brome-Missisquoi, which comprises 21 municipalities including TBL, will apply to the Quebec and federal governments for subsidies to fund the installation of...

Developments for the 2017 Tour du Lac Brome Merrell

This year Tour du Lac Brome is offering its 39th edition, which makes it one of the oldest road races in Quebec. The tour...

Free-range chickens are coming

By Frederique Lang The growing demand for free range organic eggs could mean a resurgence of backyard chicken coops in the Town of Brome Lake. An industrial-sized...

The sap is flowing

Sugar shack season is here and many families in the area are making incredible maple syrup. For most of them it is a passion...

Early sugaring history

Maple trees provided the sweetener of choice in New France and New England. The settlers learned from the native people of the area. The Abenaki...

A case for peace and quiet

The residents of Cedar Bay Rd. were out in force at the last TBL council meeting to tell council that they do not want...

Historical society holds annual meeting

The Brome County Historical Society (BCHS) continues to strengthen its finances while making substantial investments in its infrastructure and exhibits. This was the core...

New child-centred enterprises

Aging Community. What aging community? Kids and their caregivers are the focus of two new Brome Lake enterprises. Knowlton’s L’Happy Place is dedicated to supporting...

Chambers of Commerce merging

Though the Brome Lake Chamber of Commerce is slated to close down at the end of the year, its incorporation to the Brome-Missisquoi Chamber...

Safety must come first in winter activities on the lake

In all seasons, Brome Lake is a source of beauty and enjoyment. But last month’s fatal accident, which took the life of 76-year-old Shefford...