Blessington Store News

The Blessington Store  

Store Hours

Pizza Hours

Sub Hours

The Shrike

In the News


Contact Us

In the News

September 20th, 2017 - Nature Conservancy announces expansion of conservation area north of Napanee

August 8th, 2017

TVO - Endangered Ontario: The mysterious migrations of the 'butcher bird'

July 10th, 2017

The Kingston Whig-Standard - Land to be protected as nesting and feeding habitat for eastern loggerhead shrike

April 8th, 2017

Ottawa Sun - Science of spring: Meet the loneliest bird in Eastern Ontario

February 14th, 2011

The Kingston Whig-Standard - Nature preserve expansion aims to save rare bird

December 17th, 2010

CKWS Kingston Television Station - Blessington General Store robbed *update*

November 12, 2010

CKWS Kingston Television Station - Blessington General Store robbed

November 11, 2010

The Belleville Intelligencer - Blessington robbery unsettling: owner

November 8th, 2010

The Belleville Intelligencer - Blessington store robbed

September, 2010

The Kingston Whig-Standard - Bird's apparent decline concerns species recovery biologist

September 14, 2010

marketwire - Government of Canada Investing in Community Action to Preserve Local Habitat and Species at Risk in Ontario

Saturday, March 6, 2010

The Belleville Intelligencer - Loggerhead Shrike - Quinte Conservation endangered species of the month for March

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Wildlife Preservation Canada - Turning the corner - efforts to save endangered bird pay off

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

The Kingston Whig-Standard  - Solar plant doesn't fly with bird experts; Stone Mills pasture home to rare species

Saturday, January 5th, 2008

The Toronto Star - We should shriek about the shrike's plight

Friday, June 22nd, 2007 - Shrike sighting confirms success of breeding program

Friday, April 21st, 2006

The Belleville Intelligencer - Say a big 'thank you’ when shopping at convenience store

Friday, April 20, 2006

The Belleville Intelligencer - Life not easy for corner store owners

August 19th, 2005

Lindsay This Week - Endangered shrikes to be released on Carden Plain

Tuesday June 28th, 2005

The Community Press - Protecting nature’s rock gardens

Monday March 7th, 2005

The Belleville Intelligencer - Family Fun Festival raises more than $2,000 for school program

February 17th, 2005

The Belleville Intelligencer - Family Fun Festival at Tyendinaga P.S.

November 4, 2004

The Napanee Guide - Loggerhead shrike volunteers, landowners, honoured

March 26, 2004

The Napanee Beaver - Shrike protection gets more visible (note: you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this article)

March 23, 2004

The Community Press - Loggerhead shrike threatened in western Canada; endangered in Ontario and Quebec

March 20, 2004

The Belleville Intelligencer - Area drivers urged to watch out for endangered loggerhead shrike

March 19, 2004

The Kingston Whig-Standard - Local shrike numbers at record low