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This week in ElliotLakeToday+: Set sail! Enter for a chance to win a cruise for two from Celebrity Cruises

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Trunk Bay, St John, United States Virgin Islands.

You and a friend could be taking to the high seas with Celebrity Cruises. +Members can enter daily for a chance to win a cruise package for two to your choice of destination that includes either Caribbean, Europe, Alaska or Bermuda. Contest closes March 31st at 11:59 p.m.

Check out our Up Close & Personal segment with Celebrity Cruises' Maxine Gundermann where she discusses what to do, what to see and navigating high sea travel through the pandemic. Included is a discount offer for +members.

Happening this week for ElliotLakeToday+ members:

Have you signed up for your FREE member-exclusive email, The Plus Side? It features upcoming contests, local offers, auctions and more? Our latest email featured another great What's in the Kitchen recipe - Chef Francesco Petrusa, an Italian chef from Sicily, brought you a family favourite linguine with tuna and fresh tomatoes from Limoncello Bistro located on Maple Avenue in Barrie.

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Congratulations Kristy M., winner of $750 in gas from our latest +member giveaway.

"Appeal heard for gravel pit plan on Blanding's turtle land near Lake Lauzon" is a story of four groups and their conflict over a township zoning bylaw that allows for a gravel pit to be set up on sensitive public land. The conflict is before the Ontario Land Tribunal and concerns an area of land that is home to endangered Blanding's turtles. 

"Blind River musical trio to close southern Ontario film event" is about a popular trio of musicians, Women in Song, who have been invited to participate in a prestigious arts event.

"Samaritans in Elliot Lake already starting on next Christmas Shoebox program" is about a group based out of the Fellowship Baptist Church and their continuing efforts to prepare to support children in need overseas next Christmas.

Member-only offers from our +partners:

10% off God's Country Clothing apparel

10% off Brand Dead apparel

And if you missed it, here's what happened last week:

Red Wings help to raise funds, awareness of Congenital Heart Disease: It is an illness that has hit Elliot Lake and the Red Wings with at least one child in the community requiring several surgeries. Red Wings owner's niece has also been affected by it so the team came together with the North Shore Cruisers car club to raise awareness of and funds to help families with children living with congenital heart disease. 

Area residents learned more about past and present goings-on as well as future plans in store for Blind River when we covered a virtual information session by Blind River Town council and mayor Sally Hagman. 

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