With the weather cooperating the Communities in Bloom in conjunction with the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce held a garden party at the Town Hall Park on July 17 instead of their annual garden tours.
“We wanted to showcase the thriving downtown core and new businesses,” said Communities in Bloom member Kim McMinis.
Throughout the evening attendees had the opportunity to purchase a beef on a bun for $5 and a piece of strawberry shortcake topped with fresh strawberries from Cr
Back row from left, Lakeland Funeral Home Staff- Sherry Martin, John Lawrence, Bill Poliakiwski, Joe Bucharski, and Colleen Berg. Front row from left, Candice Anderson, and Beth Traber. Hundreds of community members attended the 4th Annual Lakeland Funeral Home Community Appreciation Barbeque held on August 30. Having supported Haying in the 30’s, Habitat for Humanity, and Walking through Grief in past years, Lakeland Funeral Home selected Communities in Bloom as this year’s
From left, Rob Pulyk, Donna Moon, CIB Judge, Jim Baird, CIB Judge Evelyn Alemanni, Shawn Bell, and Craig Brown at the Community Oven as part of the Communities in Bloom Tour on July 24. Photo Angela Mouly Soaking up community spirit, judges Jim Baird and Evelyn Alemanni, toured Vermilion on July 24, as part of their national Communities In Bloom tour. This year, Vermilion is in the category of champions with Castlegar, B.C., Trail, B.C., and Millet, A.B. Vermilion’s Communiti
From left, Councillor Rob Pulyk, Community in Bloom committee member Suanne Warawa, Janice Jones, Donna Moon and Kathy Brady stand behind the flowered area close to the Pomeroy Hotel off of Highway 41 to beautify Vermilion for the Communities in Bloom competition. Photos Lorna Hamilton Under sunny skies and a gentle breeze members of the Communities in Bloom Donna Moon, Suanne Warawa, Kathy Brady and Janice Jones along with Town of Vermilion Councillor Rob Pulyk gathered in f