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Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Five new startups will be pitching for their chance to win over $10,000 and bragging rights as the winner of Cubs' Lair Entrepreneurship Competition - you don't want to miss this! It's going to be like watching Dragon's Den live! Get inspired by these new innovators over a drink, some snacks (on us) and you even have the chance to win some prizes while you're at it. It's going to be held at the AWESOME Gordon Best Theatre (located just above The Only on Hunter St.) on November 22, at 6 p.m. *Tickets...

Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Peterborough Public Health (PPH) would like to advise residents that a potential strike could impact operations at 185 King St. and in the community as early as November 28. The Board of Health continues its efforts to negotiate a fair collective agreement with its Registered Nurses however, if a new contract cannot be reached, these employees will be in a lawful strike position as of Wednesday, November 28 at 12:01 a.m. Further details are provided in the attached news release. For further information,...

Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2018

With frequent and above normal precipitation receipts over the past several weeks, water levels and flows in local rivers, streams and creeks are starting to rebound, leading the Otonabee Region Water Response Team to lift the Level 1 low water condition, which was first declared on August 2, 2018. Dan Marinigh, Chief Administrative Officer for Otonabee Conservation and a member of the Team, explains the changes in watershed conditions that prompted the Water Response Team to cancel the Level...

Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Self-Regulation Techniques to Help Children & Teens Featuring Brian Russell, Dad Central Ontario Peterborough Healthy Families invites parents and caregivers to a free presentation entitled “Learn Self-Regulation Techniques that can lead to less Anxiety, Loneliness and Depression in Children and Teens” on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Peterborough Public Library. Guest speaker Brian Russell, Provincial Co-ordinator of Dad Central Ontario, has developed...

Posted Monday, November 05, 2018

Peterborough Public Health Giving Away Radon Test Kits to Local Homeowners at No Cost Peterborough Public Health is hosting four free radon education sessions in the County and City of Peterborough to raise awareness about this public health risk that is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in Ontario. “Radon is responsible for anywhere from 1,080 to 1,550 cancer cases in Ontario each year. This colourless, odourless gas can build up in lower levels of buildings unbeknownst to those...

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