ORILLIA-BASED KIWANIS CHILDREN’S SAFETY VILLAGE CHANGES WITH THE TIMES

Some 50,000 children have journeyed through the Kiwanis Children’s Safety Village since its roll out in 2009. The interactive village travels to area schools where students learn to live and play safely through hands-on displays covering potential dangers ranging from electricity and fire to traffic. But times are changing, and with that change comes the…

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IT TAKES A VILLAGE, AND AN ORILLIA RESTAURANT, TO RAISE A SAFE CHILD

John Epstein (second from right), owner of East Side Mario’s in Orillia, along with office manager Rose Hurtubise (far left), presented representatives of the Kiwanis Children’s Safety Village with a cheque for more than $1,500 in proceeds from a recent fundraising event. The interactive village travels to area schools, where children learn how to live…

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