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Kellie McKenty won "Outstanding Performance by a Female" at the Theatre Ontario festival for her performance as Billie Dawn in "Born Yesterday" (photo: Gabriel Heubsch)

Peterborough Theatre Guild wins four awards at Theatre Ontario Festival

Annual festival presents the best in community theatre in Ontario.

It’s a head-shaving world record!

Pedal For Hope Peterborough achieves Guinness World Record in support of the Canadian Cancer Society.
The May long weekend is traditionally the beginning of cottage season for 250,000 families who have cottages across Ontario

10 cottage safety tips for the May long weekend

Prepare for the unexpected so you can enjoy a worry-free cottage season.
The 29th season of Peterborough Musicfest opens on Saturday, June 27 with a free concert in Del Crary Park featuring Canadian rock icon Randy Bachman

Peterborough Musicfest announces summer concert schedule

Line-up for free concert series includes Randy Bachman, Chad Brownlee, Hannah Georgas, Rick Fines, and more
Changes to the "Smoke-Free Ontario Act" took effect on January 1, 2015 that prohibit smoking on outdoor patios, parks, and within 20 metres of children's playgrounds and sports fields

No smoking on outdoor patios this year

Changes to provincial legislation mean a $305 fine
Last year's opening day of the Peterborough Downtown Farmers' Market

Peterborough Downtown Farmers’ Market reopens for season

Opening day on Wednesday, May 6th features free pancakes
"For the Love of Mom: Chocolate Tea", a fundraiser for Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre, takes place on Saturday, May 9th at McDonnel Street Activity Centre in Peterborough

Celebrate your love for Mom and help support women in Peterborough

Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre hosts a chocolate tea fundraiser on May 9
The second annual Indulge Wine, Spirits and Food Expo at The Venue in Peterborough on Sunday, April 26 will feature a special performance and wine tastings by Juno-nominated musician Royal Wood

“Indulge” your passion for food and drink with Royal Wood

Juno-nominated musician performs at Wine, Spirits and Food Expo at The Venue in Peterborough on April 26.
Trent Radio, Trent University's student-run radio station, is hiring a summer intern. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 24, 2015. (Photo: Paul Merriam)

Trent Radio is hiring a summer events intern

Job runs from May through August and includes hosting a regular half-hour radio show
Members of the Peterborough Theatre Guild with their awards from the Eastern Ontario Drama League, which included "Acting Excellence", "Best Visual Presentation", "Best Actress in a Leading Role", and the top prize of "Best Production" (photo courtesy of Peterborough Theatre Guild)

Peterborough Theatre Guild wins top drama award for play

With regional win, "Born Yesterday" moves on to provincial theatre competition in May

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