Authors Articles by Jeanne Pengelly

Articles by Jeanne Pengelly

Jeanne Pengelly
78 Articles
Jeanne Pengelly is a television and radio news journalist with a Master's Degree in Journalism. Even before she got her first typewriter at age 12, she had decided she would be a writer. Highlights of her career include founding the McMaster University creative writing journal, living in a remote northern community on James Bay where she edited a newspaper and trained young television journalists, and being a non-fiction nominee for the Pacific Northwest Writers’ Association. Jeanne's many interests include creative writing, photography, music, teaching, needlecrafts, fitness, and golf. You can follow Jeanne on Twitter @JeannePengelly.
Couples who divorce by going to court often face high levels of emotional stress, long delays between court dates, and prohibitive legal costs. Through its team of lawyers, financial professionals, and family professionals, Kawartha Collaborative Practice offers an alternative solution: avoiding court, reducing conflict, and bringing about the most peaceful and cost-effective solution for a separating family.

The best option for divorcing couples who want what is fair, not a fight

Lawyers at Kawartha Collaborative Practice have specialized training and a true dedication to a settlement-focused process.
The George-King Centre in the heart of downtown Peterborough is one of the commercial properties that Cherney Properties owns and manages in Peterborough and Lindsay. (Photo: Cherney Properties)

For Kristi Dick, Cherney Properties is about building long-term relationships

Manager of family-owned commercial and residential property management business focuses on keeping tenants happy;
Financial advisors at Kawartha Collaborative Practice, who have specialized training in divorce and collaborative practice, are neutral parties wno can complete financial disclosure for each client in a divorce and help them understand the disclosure and what comes next financially.

Kawartha Collaborative Practice puts some ‘cents’ into divorce

Neutral financial advisors help couples find a mutually agreed-upon settlement that works for both parties.
Denise Donlon, best known for her time as VJ, producer, and vice-president and general manager of MuchMusic, was the keynote speaker at the inaugural 2017-18 meeting of the Women's Business Network of Peterborough. (Photo: Meghan Moloney)

Denise Donlon inspires Peterborough businesswomen with her message of fearlessness

The First Lady of the Canadian music business spoke at the Women's Business Network of Peterborough on September 6.
Sunny the horse with Jennifer Garland, owner and program director of The Mane Intent, which uses facilitated equine experiential learning to help teams, families, and individuals uncover their potential. (Photo: The Mane Intent)

The Mane Intent is Jennifer Garland’s passion and life-changing work

Unique business uses horses as natural coaches to give people self-insight and help them heal.
Brenda Cowan and her colleagues at The Ear Depot are primarily focused on understanding their clients' hearing health care needs. From their three locations in Peterborough, Bancroft, and Barry's Bay, they offer professional hearing testing, tinnitus solutions, earwax removal, and hearing aids. (Photo: The Ear Depot)

Brenda Cowan of The Ear Depot is changing the conversation around hearing loss

Provider of hearing health care focuses on the needs of the client.
Paula Kehoe, owner and operator of Red Rock Communications, provides copywriting and brand journalism, media relations, social media strategy management and content, and event marketing.

An experienced communicator, Paula Kehoe helps her clients stand out

Red Rock Communications is a full-service boutique public relations and communications firm.
Lorie Gill of GILL Solutions is also the 2017-18 President of the Women's Business Network of Peterborough.

Lorie Gill set her sights on a career as a woman in business early...

Her family's digital marketing agency GILL Solutions now operates on the global stage.
Kerri Davies of the Canadian Mental Health Association Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge, is responsible for fund development through community engagement, education, health promotion, marketing, and public relations. (Photo: Peterborough Chamber of Commerce)

Kerri Davies supports a community of belonging for people with mental health challenges

Manager of Development is often the public face of the local Canadian Mental Health Association.
Michele Kadwell-Chalmers, founder of The Original Flame boutique fireplace company, believes a fireplace is a great way to bring your family together or to relax and let your troubles melt away.

Michele Kadwell-Chalmers blazed her own trail to create The Original Flame

Personal attention to design and customer sets this fireplace company apart.

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