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Posted Friday, October 18, 2019

Hey entrepreneurs! We have some BIG news: Last year, we held the fourth annual Cubs’ Lair Entrepreneurship Competition with a ton of applicants that had amazing business ideas – and it’s back and bigger than ever! Cubs’ Lair is back with over $6,500 in prizes to help YOU start YOUR business. The Innnovation Cluster has joined forces with Peterborough Economic Development to launch this event, and have teamed up with businesses across Peterborough to ensure that the winner...

Posted Tuesday, October 15, 2019

RE: Notice to interested parties – Danger determination and risk mitigation measures for certain containers of pourable alcohol-based fuels and certain portable firepots that use pourable fuels In response to incident reports describing fatalities and serious injuries, Health Canada has assessed the hazards associated with flame jetting occurrences that may result from the use of pourable alcohol-based fuels and portable firepots that use pourable fuels. The purpose of this Notice is to inform...

Posted Friday, October 04, 2019

Peterborough ON (October 3, 2019) The Otonabee Region Water Response Team (WRT) is issuing a Level 2 Low Water Condition declaration for the entire watershed area. The WRT had declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition on September 11, 2019. On the same date, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry reported that all Conservation Authorities east of Otonabee Conservation also had Level 1 declarations in place, with the exception of the Raisin Region CA. Analysis of air temperature, precipitation,...

Posted Friday, October 04, 2019

FastStart invites students from Trent University and Fleming College to submit their innovative business ideas for the fifth annual Pitch It! competition for aspiring entrepreneurs. Pitch It! culminates on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the VentureNorth Building in a Dragons' Den-style pitch competition before a panel of industry judges. Participating students can win a grand prize of $350, or runner-up prize of $150, meet other like-minded entrepreneurs, and receive help to bring...

Posted Thursday, September 19, 2019

Peterborough Public Health is reaching out to advise patients of Kawartha Endodontics about a potential risk of bloodborne infection. Patients of Kawartha Endodontics who received treatment before July 16, 2019 are being advised to make an appointment with their healthcare provider to discuss testing for bloodborne infections, specifically hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Kawartha Endodontics received referrals from across central Ontario, so this advisory is relevant...

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