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  • Awesome Idea: The "Repair Cafe" Takes Place July 28th At Silver Bean
    Photo via RepairCafePTBO Facebook page Repair Cafe Peterborough is holding a  an event Monday, July 28th at the Silver Bean Cafe.Repair Cafe is a cool, simple concept: Bring your broken items out (July 28th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to the Silver Bean at Millennium Park), and work with Repair Cafe Fixers to mend, darn, reattach, rewire, or diagnose what ne […]
  • The Weather Network Reminds Peterborough That This Heat Isn't So Bad
    We tweeted at the Weather Network today (July 21st) about how hot it is here, and they sent these tweets back to us and their nearly 300,000 followers. Thanks for the reminder...You can thank @Ptbo_Canada for this friendly reminder: pic.twitter.com/ufpXmod9yw— The Weather Network (@weathernetwork) July 21, 2014 .@Ptbo_Canada Just remember, this is coming in […]
  • Josh The Puppy Has Been Found With The Help Of Social Media
    A puppy dog named Josh went missing in the Sherbrooke and Monaghan area early Saturday morning after he slipped off his leash. His family was worried sick, and took to social media.The call for help from Stephanie Guyatt on her Twitter handle about her missing dog...Lost dog JOSH in Sherbrooke & Monaghan area. Call 705-868-2339 friendly. got off his coll […]
  • Thanks To The Hundreds Of New Fans Joining Our Facebook Page
    We have been amping up posts on our PTBOCanada Facebook page, with more highly shareable content and pictures, and more contests and special promotions. Hundreds of new fans have joined us in recent weeks—we're closing in on 2,500. Give us a "Like" over there, and spread the word about us by tagging us on Facebook and your other social media c […]
  • Here Are Ninja Turtles Playing In Smashed Beach Volleyball Tourney At BP North
    Thanks to @Under_1_Sun for sending us these great pics of the ninja turtles team playing in the Smashed Beach Volleyball Tournament at Boston Pizza North on Chemong Road in support of Easter Seals Ontario on the weekend. There were many great teams participating, including Under One Sun. Tip us at tips@ptbocanada.com. Follow us on Twitter, Pinterest and Inst […]
  • Check Out This Awesome Engagement Shoot At Trent University
    It's a big year for Trent University with this being their 50th anniversary. But the action doesn't stop there. Like an engagement shoot! Photographer Doug Logan, a Trent grad, captured these great pics below of Lara and Paul, who are getting married in September. Trent's stunning campus served as a perfect backdrop for their shoot... [pics vi […]
  • PTBOCanada Pics: Twitter Canada's Steve Ladurantaye At The Silver Bean Café
    Steve Ladurantaye rocking the plaid Twitter Canada's Steve Ladurantaye gave a terrific presentation at the Silver Bean Café last night (July 17th) on the impact Twitter is having on a global, national and local level, and provided tips for how businesses can leverage Twitter to their advantage. There was a great turnout at the tweetup event, which was c […]
  • If You See Smoking Rising Out Of Sewers In Peterborough That Is Only A Test
    The City of Peterborough has announced in a release they are conducting a sewer smoke testing program the next couple months.The backstory is this: They are working with Cole Engineering Group Ltd. on an Inflow and Infiltration Reduction study. The study’s objectives are to identify sources of rain water entering the sanitary sewers and to develop a plan to […]
  • East City Bakery Is Closing Its Store Front Bakery And This Royally Sucks
    UPDATED...Damn. The beloved East City Bakery is closing its awesome storefront bakery on July 26th [update: the wholesale portion of their business that delivers buns and bread to many local businesses will remain open]. There is an outpouring of disappointment on Twitter [and update: on our Facebook post] at the news of the retail store closing. Loyal East […]
  • LOL: The Citiots Improv Playing Gordon Best Theatre July 25th
    PTBOCanada.com is a proud sponsor of the amazing The Citiots Improv. Their next gig in Peterborough is Friday, July 25th, at 9 pm at Gordon Best Theatre (doors open at 8:30 p.m., and tickets are only $10). Go check 'em out. They are LOL funny. And to book them for your own function—they are getting more and more bookings around the Kawarthas—click here […]
  • Cycle Tourism Signage Program & Digital Route Mapping To Launch In Peterborough & Kawarthas
    Photo courtesy Sean Arruda (via Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism) Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism, part of Peterborough Economic Development, and Shimano Canada have partnered to create a new, marketable cycle tourism product. The multi-phase project will focus on a series of varied length cycling routes joining the County of Peterborough an […]
  • You Could Be A Gold Star Recycler & Win Prizes
    This summer, the County and City of Peterborough have joined together and will be performing random inspections of blue boxes looking for Gold Star Recyclers. A Gold Star Recycler is someone who uses two blue boxes to sort their containers from their paper products, and their boxes are sorted correctly with no garbage, hazardous waste or electronics.If you a […]
  • Today Marks The 10th Anniversary Of The Peterborough Flood: Share Your Memories
    On July 15, 2004, Peterborough experienced 175 mm of rainfall over the city. During the hour between 3:30 am and 4:30 am alone, 78.8 mm came down. All hell broke loose. Cars were floating (and some people were trapped in them), basements and buildings were flooded, roofs collapsed under the weight of the rain. A State of Emergency was declared by Mayor Suthe […]
  • Pet Store Vanity Hound Having Moving Sale
    Downtown pet store Vanity Hound is moving from their current location at 293 George Street North, to a new location near the intersection of Hwy 28 and Moore Drive.As part of the move, everything in the store is 10% to 50% off. The current location will close July 31st.[Contributed by PtboCanada's Evan Holt]Tip us at tips@ptbocanada.com. Follow us on Tw […]
  • The Grafton Cougar Is Now In Quarantine At Riverview Park & Zoo
    Grafton cougar (photo: John Johnston) The "Grafton cougar" that made national attention after it was spotted frequently roaming a rural neighbourhood in Grafton last week has found a new home for now—right here in Peterborough at the Riverview Park & Zoo.The cougar was captured by MNR officials in a live trap, unharmed, Friday night and is now […]
  • Peterborough's Star Wars Kittens Are Growing Up And They're The Cutest Thing Ever
    Remember that story we told you in June about Ray and Jennifer Henderson saving a female cat—Leia, they called it—that subsequently gave birth to a bunch of kittens that the couple named after Star Wars characters (Ray and Jen are HUGE Star Wars fans)? (If you don't, here it is.) Well Chewie, Lando, Jango, Padme and Wicket (Ooia, unfortunately, passed a […]