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Posted Friday, February 16, 2018

The Corporation of the County of Peterborough invites nominations for the County of Peterborough 2018 Recognition Awards. Nominations will be accepted for any resident or group residing in the County of Peterborough who has raised the profile or made an extraordinary contribution to our community. The nominee shall not have received a County of Peterborough Recognition Award for a similar category within the last fifteen years. Unless otherwise indicated, there shall be one award for each Township...

Posted Monday, February 12, 2018

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: On Wednesday February 7th, representatives from Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development (PKED) attended the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO)'s Awards of Excellence, where the organization was the winner of the 2017 Special Events Award for the newly developed experience, Under Water Dining at Lock 21. The award comes as a result of Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism's (a division of Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development, and the official destination...

Posted Friday, January 19, 2018

Entrepreneurs that are hungry to win can enter the Bears' Lair entrepreneurial competition, an annual event for established entrepreneurs throughout Peterborough and the Kawarthas to face a panel of judges and pitch for a chance to win money towards their business. The competition announcement was made on Friday, January 12 in the lobby of the Venture North Building, where the Innovation Cluster, Peterborough Economic Development, and other supporters of entrepreneurs are located in downtown Peterborough. Diane...

Posted Monday, January 15, 2018

In light of the recent fatal fire in Oshawa, ON, the Fire Chief urges everyone to ensure all home smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are working and to prepare and practice a home fire escape plan. 2018 has started tragically with eight fire fatalities across Ontario over the course of 10 days. For information on home fire escape planning and fire safety go to: https://www.mcscs.jus.gov.on.ca/english/FireMarshal/FireSafetyandPublicEducation/OFM_fire_safety.html

Posted Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Santa Claus ParadeDecember 19, 2017 - Residents of Cavan Monaghan Township rang in the Holiday Season in fine style with the annual Millbrook Santa Claus Parade, Saturday December 9th, 2017. Over 16 floats were entered in this year's parade which started and ended at the Old Millbrook School. Congratulations to Maple Leaf Cavan FC who took first place for best float with the Vowles' Family and the Fowler's Corners Lions Club taking a close second and third place respectively. Other entries included; the Millbrook...

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