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2020 The Season Before the Season

It's early February and a light dusting of snow falls over the region. Out on the roads, salters liberally spread their precious cargo behind plows bustling the snow to the…

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A New Look to Start 2020

For over 50 years, the Pickering Auxiliary Rescue Association has served the local Durham Region boating community. From Pickering to Ajax to Whitby we have always answered the call, a…

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2017 Season In Review

2017 marked our 50th year providing marine search and rescue to the community, and plans were well underway for a wonderful celebration. It was going to be a very special…

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2017 Year End Letter
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2017 Year End Letter

16 November 2017 PARA Members, Friends, Family, Coworkers, and members of the community. As the 2017 boating seasoning comes to an end I would like to take this opportunity to…

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2017 Season

It's a muggy night at the end of July, but then really aren't they all that way? It's crazy to think that our season is really already 2/3 done? Where…

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Responding to a Call Out

All of us are volunteers. None of us do this professionally. Does that mean we don't have the same level of commitment or passion? No it doesn't and that will…

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Anticipating the 2017 Season

While many people might glance up at the stormy April skies with a sense of disappointment we in the seasonal boating family tend see it as the first rays of…

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2017 Easter Egg Hunt

Join us for our 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt. To be held at Rotary Frenchman's Bay West Park on Sunday April 16th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Visit our…

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2016 Season in Review

On a brisk morning in mid-November our vessel PARU was gently lifted out of the water and placed on her cradle. With this momentous event our 2016 boating circle was…

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Herongate Fundraiser & Silent Auction

On October 27th we will be holding our annual dinner theatre fundraiser and silent auction. Its always the hightlight of our season as it gives us the opportunity to connect…

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