Authors Articles by Jeannine Taylor

Articles by Jeannine Taylor

Jeannine Taylor
210 Articles
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.
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.
This photo of melting footsteps in Millbrook by Kirk Hillsley was our top post on Instagram for March 2023. (Photo: Kirk Hillsley @kirkhillsley / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for March 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.
Dane Record, executive director of PARN – Your Community AIDS Resource Network, during the March 2023 virtual meeting of 100 Women Peterborough. The collective philanthropy group chose PARN as the charity to receive member donations of $10,000. (Photo courtesy of 100 Women Peterborough)

100 Women Peterborough raises $10,000 for PARN

Since its formation, the collective philanthropy group has donated more than $164,000 to 20 local charities.
This photo of a winter's day at Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park by Tim Haan was our top post on Instagram for February 2023. (Photo: Tim Hann @tim.haan.photography / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for February 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.
Workshops at INSPIRE's first annual International Women's Day Event at the Holiday Inn in downtown Peterborough on March 8, 2023 will be delivered by (left to right, top to bottom): money coach Angie Ross, Curve Lake First Nation community coordinator Anne Taylor, author and Open Sky Stories owner Erica Richmond, Nectar Co. founder Rose Terry, Rebecca Turland of One City Peterborough, and artist and expressive arts therapist Lindsay Dixon. (kawarthaNOW collage of supplied photos)

Six inspiring local women will lead workshops at INSPIRE’s inaugural International Women’s Day event

March 8th event at Holiday Inn in downtown Peterborough will also feature speakers, a local artisans' fair, and more.
This photo of the Trans Canada Trail in Peterborough by Lester Balajadia was our top post on Instagram for January 2023. (Photo: Lester Balajadia @lester.balajadia.photography / Instagram)

Our top nine Instagram photographers for January 2023

Every month, we share the work of local photographers from across the Kawarthas.
Locally owned Peterborough business Living Local Marketplace is offering two "Local Love Boxes" for Valentine's Day. The curated gift boxes each include florals from Peterborough business The Florest, as well as products from locally owned businesses Old Jar Candle Co. in Stoney Lake and The Chocolate Rabbit in Lakefield/Bancroft as well as other Ontario businesses. (Photos courtesy of Living Local Marketplace)

Valentine’s Day is the best time of year to be a lover of local

Local treats and gifts in Peterborough and the Kawarthas for seekers and lovers of the unique and the delicious.

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