Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Keeping Serious Diseases At Bay: School-Based Vaccination Clinics Start Sept 22


Parents Reminded to Provide Signed Consent Forms for Children Receiving HPV, Meningococcal and Hepatitis B Immunizations Local grade 7 and 8 students will be offered free vaccines in schools by the Peterborough County-City Health Unit starting September 22. Public Health Nurses will be visiting all schools throughout the city and county of Peterborough in the coming weeks to immunize all ... Read More »

Robbery at the Talwood Variety store


On Tuesday September 16, 2014 at approximately 10 p.m. an unknown male brandishing a knife and wearing a mask entered the Talwood Variety store located on Talwood Drive. Once inside the store the male approached an employee who was behind the counter and demanded money. The employee complied and handed over an amount of cash. The suspect then fled the ... Read More »

160th Lindsay Exhibition


160th Lindsay Exhibition  – September 17-21, 2014 160th Lindsay Exhibition Schedule of Events…..this year will have something for everyone including face painting, Bowmanville Zoo Extreme Wild Show,  Circus Jonathan, Birds of Prey , live music featuring The Enforcers,  Flashback!, Rick & Terri, North of Seven (NOS), Paul Fracassi and more….. WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 17th, 2014 Admission $5.00 / Midway Rides $2.00 ... Read More »

Trent University Aerial Tour in Peterborough, Ontario


Trent’s Symons Campus, located in the vibrant city of Peterborough, is an aspiring place for learning. A stunning natural landscape along the Otonabee River provides an environment where you can grow, thrive, live and connect. And a lively downtown with shops, restaurants and entertainment just a short distance away, means you can easily enjoy all that Peterborough has to offer. Read More »

2014 Curve Lake First Nation Annual Pow Wow


Date: Saturday September 20th to 21st, 2014 Location: Lance Wood Park – end of Whetung Street East, Curve Lake, Ontario K0L 1R0 This year’s theme is “Sharing Our Knowledge,  Nation To Nation” Pow Wow means gathering, or celebration. Traditionally, families had to scatter far and wide to be able to find enough game to feed themselves throughout the long and ... Read More »

PLCPS launches Distracted Driving Campaign

Distracted Driving

The Peterborough Lakefield Community Police Service is running a Distracted Driving campaign aimed at providing both education and positive reinforcement. The Campaign was launched today (Sept. 10). “The goal of the campaign is to enforce the law around distracted driving and to also reward people that are doing the right thing – those citizens that are pulling over safely to ... Read More »

Portage Place Staples store closing this weekend


The Staples store located in Portage Place will close Saturday, September 13, 2014 permanently. This second Staples store in Peterborough originally opened in 2006 at the  Portage Place location after Walmart moved. This Chemong Road store is one of over two hundred stores to close in Canada and the United States. The original store will continue to serve the Peterborough ... Read More »

Part-time studies for a full-time life: Continuing Education at Fleming College


Fleming College’s fall Continuing Education calendar is now available and showcases the range of courses and certificates that offer professional development opportunities. Many of these can be taken online, which gives participants the flexibility to study when and where it fits into their schedule. One such certificate, the online Writing for Professionals, helps develop writing skills in a broad spectrum ... Read More »

Party City now open in Peterborough


Party City has now opened at 1080 Lansdowne Street, West at the former Blockbuster/Pet-A-Rama location (or the old Consumer’s Distributing location if you are old enough to remember) They offer a big selection of boys and girls birthday party supplies, holiday party supplies, theme party supplies, and costumes for Halloween. Though new to Canada, the Party City Corporation has been ... Read More »

I Wrecked My House – Casting Call for Peterborough


Mountain Road Productions is currently casting a new series on HGTV called I WRECKED MY HOUSE and we are looking to cast homeowners in Peterborough Ontario. The lucky homeowner that is cast for the show will receive a FREE, yes a FREE home renovation!!!!! I Wrecked My House is an HGTV Canada series hosted by comedian Steve Patterson that features eccentric, kooky and unconventional approaches to home ... Read More »