Head, Clara and Maria Local History
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Honour Roll: Members of St Narcissus Parish, Mackey Ontario, Who Enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces
TextMysteries:    Document listing members of St Narcissus Parish, Mackey Ontario, who enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces in WWI & WWII. The Head, Clara and Maria Veterans Project is seeking photographs of the following veterans: Laporte, Charles; Latour, Réné.
Hold First Meeting 
Text  1969  1969 article in the North Renfrew Times discussing the first meeting of the newly appointed coucil for the township of Head, Clara and Maria.
Area Township Mill Rate Down For 1970 
Text  June 1970  Article describing a tax break for residents of Head, Clara and Maria Township.
May Erect Municipal Garage In Head 
Text  January 1970  Highlights from a council meeting.
Average Increase 5 Mills as Township Sets '69 Budget 
Text  May 1969  Highlight of the May 1969 Head, Clara and Maria Township Council meeting.
Council Delays Action
Text  Late 1960s  Decisions made at a council meeting are featured in this article.
Will Pay Part Of School Levy 
Text  Late 1960s Early 1970s  Decisions made at a council meeting are featured in this article.
Creek Still a Problem 
Text  Kathy Hughes, Creek Still a Problem, North Renfrew Times, January 25, 1995  Creek still a problem by Kathy Hughes Head, Clara and Maria coun¬cil is still trying to resolve the problem of what to do with the Conway Creek culvert. The culvert, which crosses Mackey Creek Rd., started to collapse last year, causing the road to sink. The townships put in a ...
Dump Burn Allowed 
Text  North Renfrew Times, Unknown  Article discusses councils discovery that open dump burning is permitted until December 31, 1970. Other council business is also discussed.
Plans Being Finalized 
Text  North Renfrew Times, December 1969, p. 1  Township of Head, Clara and Maria council news is discussed. Among the topics of this December 1969 meeting are the finalization of the plans to build a boat launch at Mackey and the purchase of a new township truck.
New Clerk 
TextImage  Pembroke Daily Observer, January 21 1970  This clipping discusses the appointment of Mrs. Paul Senack to the position of clerk-treasurer for the township of Head, Clara and Maria following the retirement of Mrs. Elmer Donnelly.
Angry Exchange Over Plans to Raise Trailer Fees 
Text  North Renfrew Times, July 1969  The public outcry over councils newly passed motion to raise trailer fees is brought to councils attention by concerned individuals. The ownership of the protestant graveyard is discussed as well as proposed changes to the customer service offered by Royal Air at the Pembroke Airport.
Council Boosts Trailer Fees 
Text  June 1969  The raising of the Trailer Tax and the condition of the Protestant Cemetery are discussed by the Head, Clara and Maria Township Council.
Council Studies Salary Cuts 
Text  The Ottawa Citizen, 1969  Cuts in stipends to reduce the years budget are discussed as well as the road work budget and the need for a bylaw enforcement officer and dogcatcher.
Ramp Opened at Stonecliffe 
Text  North Renfrew Times, October 23 1970  North Renfrew Times reporting on the Government officials who attended the Mackey Boat ramp opening ceremonies.
Ann Yantha Interview 
Video    Video interview of Mackey Resident, Ann Yantha. "...Our wealth was not of materials, but rather the diamonds of sunshine on water or reflected from the crystals of new fallen snow."
Loretta Boissonneault and Mrs. Elmer Donnelly 
Image  1969  Two woman pose for a photograph which was taken at a retirement banquet and appeared in the North Renfrew Times. Loretta Boissonneault, Reeve, hands Mrs. Elmer Donnelly a gift for her years of dedication and hard work for the United Townships of Head, Clara and Maria.
Jean and Ferdie Boudreau's Laurentian view cabins
Image  Summer 1950  Stonework in the foreground, three terraces with Laurentian View Cabins written in stone. A cabin sits in the background. "Home sweet Home" It's not a very good photo - too much space in foreground. However you can see dad's Stonework. The 3 terraces aren't that clear.
Jean and Ferdie Boudreau's Laurentian View Cabins
Image    Two cabins set back from a dirt roadway. Fields stretch out behind the cabins to a tree line and the Ottawa River. Cabins located on the corner of Highway 17 and Boudreau Road
Ernie Boudreau, War Story 
TextImage  , 1-30  "This gives you an idea of some of the things that happened from January 1943 until June 1947 during my army and hospital stay. I don't know if I've said this before but, even with the injury, I wouldn't want to have missed the whole army life." Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this...
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