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Articles by Jeannine Taylor

Jeannine Taylor
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Jeannine Taylor is the CEO, founder, and publisher of kawarthaNOW.com and a contributing writer. She's a self-professed geek and early adopter. Jeannine has over 30 years of experience in marketing, media and communications, and web development. She has been a digital media publisher for over 25 years since kawarthaNOW.com was launched online as Quid Novis in 1996. Her awards include Peterborough's Business Woman of the Year in 2005, a Premier's Award nominee in 2003, and a City of Peterborough Civic Award for chairing the development of Millennium Park. She's also a vegetarian, music lover and, cultural enthusiast. Jeannine would rather be at the cottage kayaking or hanging out with @caitthebordercollie. You can follow her on Instagram @wired_woman or on Twitter @wiredwoman.
Members of the Women's Business Network of Peterborough (WBN) browse silent auction items at the organization's 2016 Holiday Gala and Auction Fundraiser. For the third year in a row, the networking organization is also hosting an online auction to help meet its goal of raising $15,000 in support of the YWCA Peterborough Haliburton's programs and services for local women and children fleeing abuse and violence. (Photo: WBN)

Women’s Business Network of Peterborough seeking donations from local businesses for online auction fundraiser

Networking organization aiming to raise $15,000 for YWCA Peterborough Haliburton's programs and services for local women and children fleeing violence.
In 2021 at the age of 52, Canadian-Israeli athlete Leah Goldstein became the first female solo cyclist to be the overall winner in the gruelling 3,000-mile Race Across America endurance race. The former world kick boxing champion and Israeli commando will share her inspiring story of overcoming bullies, sexism, terrorism and more at INSPIRE's second annual International Women's Day event on March 8, 2024. (Photo courtesy of Leah Goldstein)

Champion Canadian-Israeli athlete Leah Goldstein to speak at INSPIRE’s second annual International Women’s Day...

Goldstein will share her inspiring life story at March 8, 2024 event that will also feature six workshops and an artisan fair.
Members of 100 Women Peterborough gathered in person for the first time since the pandemic began on September 19, 2023 at Ashburnham Funeral Home and Reception Centre, where the collective philanthropy group chose Hospice Peterborough to receive member donations, projected to be $10,800. Hospice Peterborough was the first-ever organization to receive a donation from 100 Women Peterborough after the group formed in 2018. (Photo courtesy of 100 Women Peterborough)

100 Women Peterborough to donate $10,800 to Hospice Peterborough

Palliative care organization was the collective philanthropy group's first-ever recipient back in 2018.
This stunning photo of a Great Blue Heron on the banks of the Otonabee River by Caroline Goodenough was our top Instagram post for July 2023. (Photo: Caroline Goodenough @goodenough.images / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for July 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas
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kawarthaNOW’s response to news ban for Facebook and Instagram users in Canada

Facebook and Instagram's parent company Meta has begun to block all news content in reaction to federal government's Bill C-18 (the Online News Act)
This photo of a Sunday sunset on Kasshabog Lake by Mike Quigg was our top Instagram post for June 2023. (Photo: Mike Quigg @_evidence_ / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for June 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.
Susan Ramey of Camp Kawartha speaks about the organization's subsidy fund to help children whose families are facing financial challenges attend summer camp at 100 Women Peterborough's June 2023 virtual meeting. (Photo courtesy of 100 Women Peterborough)

100 Women Peterborough raises funds for Camp Kawartha’s Kids in Need program

Since its formation, the collective philanthropy group has donated more than $170,000 to 21 local charities.
What could be more quintessentially Canadian than this photo posted by Kawarthas photographer Fred Thornhill on Instagram in July 2021? (Photo: Fred Thornhill @kawarthavisions / Instagram)

Instagram inspiration for Canada Day in the Kawarthas

kawarthaNOW shares some of our favourite past photos of the Canadian flag by regional photographers.
This photo of a yellow trillium at sunset at Millbrook Valley Trails by Kirk Hillsley was our top Instagram post for May 2023. (Photo: Kirk Hillsley @kirkhillsley / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for May 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.
This photo by Karen Suggitt of Baddow Road Photography of a black bear playing with a sapling in the woods in Kawartha Lakes was our top Instagram post for April 2023. (Photo: Karen Suggitt @karen_suggitt / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for April 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.

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