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Posted Thursday, May 16, 2019

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: Visitors and locals alike are being welcomed to connect with the region's destination marketing organization, Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism as they plan their summer activities and adventures. This week, the Peterborough & the Kawarthas Visitor Centre located in Downtown Peterborough at 270 George Street North (Suite 101) will be open for their extended summer hours. The Visitor Centre will be open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm, and on weekends from 10am to 4pm. This...

Posted Friday, May 10, 2019

Volunteers are the heart of student nutrition programs in Peterborough County and City. Today, Food for Kids volunteers were honoured for their incredible contributions that make programs possible in local schools. “This is a proud day for the volunteers who keep young minds nourished for long days of learning!” said Stephanie Young, Chair of Food for Kids Steering Committee. “This community rallies together to provide healthy food for students. The outcome is truly remarkable!” “Almost...

Posted Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre is now accepting applications for the Summer Company program. Summer Company is the Government of Ontario's flagship youth entrepreneurship program that connects students ages 15-29 with training, mentorship and funding to start a summer business. This year, seven grants up to $3000 are available for young aspiring business owners between the ages of 15-29 from the City and County of Peterborough. Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory...

Posted Thursday, April 18, 2019

Cheque PresentationLong-time local area developer Mario Cortellucci has made a substantial personal donation of $500,000 to the Cavan Monaghan Community Centre (CMCC), on behalf of the Cortellucci family. “Mr. Cortellucci's gracious contribution brings us to about seventy five percent of our fundraising goal” said CMCC Fundraising Committee Co-chair Dorothea Hines who provided an update on the fundraising project on Monday April 15th as part of the Township's Regular Meeting of Council. Scheduled to...

Posted Thursday, April 11, 2019

Low-Cost Rabies Clinics Held Throughout the County and City on Saturday, May 4 Peterborough Public Health is teaming up with local veterinarians again this year to help combat rabies. On Saturday, May 4 from 12 noon until 2:00 p.m., there will be multiple clinics running across the County and City to help protect pet dogs and cats against the disease. These vaccinations are low-cost at $30 per pet, cash only. Dogs must be leashed and cats caged or restrained. “Vaccinating your cats and dogs...

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