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By April Scott

            The choristers are delighted to welcome Bill and Robbie Gordon to the tenor and soprano sections. Every voice makes a difference.

            Some of us remember them from the productions of “Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh,” performed in

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 20:49

CANADA 150 could bring Caygeon 10 new jobs

            After three months of negotiating, 76 NORTH STREET INC. (aka Kawartha Gear) has become an official licensee to produce and distribute CANADA 150 apparel and other items to celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial next year.

            The CANADA 150 licence should bring another 8-10 jobs to Bobcaygeon to help produce the estimated 500,000 units of

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 20:48

By shank’s mare in Bobcaygeon

            Environmental Action Bobcaygeon (EAB) told community members at two recent Open House meetings about their plan to make Bobcaygeon better for walking and cycling

            The plan, prepared with a $52,600 Trillium grant, will 1) identify safe and scenic routes for pedestrians and cyclists, 2) add interpretive

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 20:46

Bid here for more Caygeon docks

Take the fun and excitement of an auction, and add to it the good feeling of supporting a worthy local cause, and you've got a winning evening of entertainment.

Bobcaygeon’sImpact 32 is putting 32 exciting experts and their services on the auction block to raise money to

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 20:42

Area Remembrance Day roundup

Communities throughout Kawartha Lakes, Trent Lakes—and indeed, across Canada—will hold Remembrance Day and wreath-laying ceremonies in the next weeks to honour the men and women who offered themselves to defend our freedom and democracy, and their neighbours, families and country.

Almost all who served were emotionally, physically and/or spiritually scarred, and many ultimately

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 20:41

25 years of ‘Diners Cards’ for Academy

            Twenty-five year after they were first launched as a fundraising project of the Women't Guild of the Academy Theatre, the popular Diner Cards are still a major fundraier for the Academy.

            Area diners eagerly welcome each new edition of the Diners Cards. It gives them a chance to

By Julia Taylor

            Comments to the government on environmental issues “really, really matter,” Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe told local folks recently when she visited Kawartha Conservation to speak about climate change, energy and environment, and to hear about local action and emerging issues.

            Unique, thoughtful, quality comments do

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 19:14

Welcoming Dr. Khan to Woodville

            Dr. Muhammad Khan is coming to the Woodville Medical Centre. He will take over care for Dr. Maria Cescon’s patients when she retires in early November.

            “I am delighted that Dr. Khan has agreed to care for all patients in my practice,” said Cescon. “I will be able to begin my retirement with the knowledge that my patients will have

Hearing concern was about jets

            Thank you, Mr. Baldwin, for your letter dated Sept. 28 (Airports made us prosper, page 4).

            I agree wholeheartedly with you that the Kawartha Lakes Municipal Airport is an asset to our community. We live near the

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 19:11

TL says ‘Yes’ to MADD signs on boating

By Glenna Burns

            Trent lakes council has approved the installation of four signs around the municipality asking people to contact the Ontario Provincial Police when they see boaters who are under the influence of alcohol consumption.

            Some people don’t seem to understand that drinking and boating can be just as

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