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Stolen iPhone leads police to burglars

Two Peterborough women arrested for multiple break-ins.
Award-winning Cree-Canadian singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, and visual artist Buffy Sainte-Marie kicks off the Peterborough Folk Festival with a ticketed concert at Showplace in downtown Peterborough on Friday, August 18 (publicity photo)

Buffy Sainte-Marie kicks off Peterborough Folk Festival at Showplace on August 18

Sharon and Bram will also perform at annual free music festival at Nicholls Oval Park from August 18 to 20.
In the Kijiji-based rental scam, fraudsters ask victims to send a rental deposit for a property that is not actually for rent.

Online rental scam circulating in the Peterborough area

Police warn about fraudulent rentals posted on Kijiji.
Col. Chris Hadfield began the day with a surprise visit with members of Community Living Central Highlands. (Photo: United Way CKL)

Chris Hadfield visit to Lindsay raises $40,000 for United Way for City of Kawartha...

Retired astronaut spoke to students and gave a keynote presentation at the Academy Theatre on May 11.
Trent University in Peterborough. (Photo: Google)

Trent University to add 25 new faculty positions

University is also investing $1.2 alumnus donation in visiting teaching scholars.
Peterborough Police Service

Two Peterborough men face multiple charges following robbery and assaults in Barnardo Park

Assaulted and robbed teenagers, assaulted woman and threatened her dog.
Peterborough singer-songwriter Mary-Kate Edwards is one of the many local acts performing at the Peterborough LIVE Music Festival running until May 14th in downtown Peterborough. Mary-Kate, who recently released her debut record Blueberry Pie, will be performing on Saturday, May 13 at The Venue and at the Food Forest Cafe and on Sunday, May 14 at The Garnet for a special Mother's Day show. (Photo: Justin Patterson)

nightlifeNOW – May 11 to 17

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, May 11 to Wednesday, May 17.
Local singer-songwriter Missy Knott performs at the May 11th announcement of the line-up for Live and Local Lunches, a series of free concerts in the courtyard of Peterborough Square in downtown Peterborough. Knott will be opening the summer-long series on Friday, May 26th. (Photo: Peterborough DBIA)

Free Friday lunchtime concerts return to downtown Peterborough on May 26

Live and Local Lunches features local musicians performing outside in the courtyard of Peterborough Square.
On Friday, May 12, the 2017 camping and recreational season at Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground in Warsaw and Beavermead Campground in Peterborough

What’s new from the Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism – May 10, 2017

Featuring rural education survey, Otonabee Region flood update, campgrounds opening, Ontario chamber survey, and more.
Video surveillance stills show a woman at the intersection of Parkhill Road and George Street in Peterborough at the location and time of a pay phone where a bomb threat was made

Woman charged with criminal mischief following medical centre bomb threat

Laura Ruth Scott of Peterborough turned herself in to the OPP on May 10.


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