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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 1 status. In...

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...

Posted Monday, October 29, 2018

The Keeping Kids Healthy through Collective Impact project will integrate health and social services and build partnerships and linkages across these sectors to enhance systems that support the health of all children in our community. The project will build off the successes of the Healthy Kids Community Challenge which taught us the value of partnership across a broad range sectors (e.g. education, social services, housing, law enforcement, health, and more). Partner with Peterborough Public Health...

Posted Monday, October 22, 2018

Welcome to Peterborough and the Kawarthas most successful annual pitch competition for young entrepreneurs. It's is like Dragon's Den for young entrepreneurs! Why enter now? There's no time like the present to pursue your awesome idea. Get your business idea onto a solid track with the opportunity to pitch to established judges and take home the grand prize. Hone your pitch and gain valuable insight and feedback from advisors and mentors. Whether you win or not, you will leave with everything you...

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