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For the second year in a row, Subaru car commercials have been filmed at farms in The Kawarthas area

Watch the latest Subaru car commercial filmed in The Kawarthas

"Slowpoke" promotes the 2017 Forester by telling the tale of a sheepdog puppy trying to get to his dinner
Visit the past at Kawartha Settlers' Village in Bobcaygeon and experience what life was like for pioneers, then return to the present for a family-friendly movie or two, a theatre performance, and some craft beer

The past is the present at Kawartha Settlers’ Village in Bobcaygeon

Tour the living history museum and take in a movie, outdoor theatre, and a beer festival this summer.
The Peterborough Challenger Baseball organization is one of three finalists for a $50,000 prize from the Goeasy Community Project

Help the Peterborough Challenger Baseball organization win $50,000

Special needs baseball group is one of three finalists in Goeasy Community Project.
Local health units regularly test the quality of water at beaches in The Kawarthas during the summer months (photo: Peterborough Public Health)

Which beaches are open & closed in The Kawarthas

Beach water quality testing results in Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton, and Northumberland for July 25.
Millbrook BIA's 12th annual Ladies Night takes place in the newly rejuvenated downtown Millbrook. On August 4th, the downtown will be filled with more than 50 street vendors and most downtown retailers will be offering deals, and there'll be a fashion show, live entertainment, and more. (Photo: Jeannine Taylor / kawarthaNOW)

Five reasons to celebrate Ladies Night in downtown Millbrook

August 4th event in newly rejuvenated downtown features food, shopping, and entertainment.
Dolce Vita Resto in downtown Peterborough now has live jazz on Thursday nights; reservations are recommended (graphic: Dolce Vita Resto / Facebook)

nightlifeNOW – July 21 to July 27

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, July 21 to Wednesday, July 27.
Michael Skinner with wife Catia (CEO at Kawartha Entertainment Group) and their son William

Michael Skinner hired as President and CEO of the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster

Local entrepreneur and former federal Conservative candidate was previously acting in interim role.
Writer Adrian Lee profiles the town of Bobcaygeon in the digital edition of Maclean's magazine

Maclean’s magazine profiles Bobcaygeon

Writer Adrian Lee visits the town in The Kawarthas made famous by The Tragically Hip.
Basia Bulat, whose record "Good Advice" made the short list of 10 albums up for the 2016 Polaris Music Prize, performs at the Gordon Best Theatre on Wednesday, July 20th, with Evangeline Gentle opening

nightlifeNOW – July 14 to July 20

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, July 14 to Wednesday, July 20.
A screenshot from the drone video showing the 138 canoes and kayaks being lifted in the Peterborough Lift Lock

Watch a drone video of 138 canoes and kayaks squeezing into the Peterborough Lift...

Birds-eye view of world-record breaking National Canoe Day event at the world's highest hydraulic lift lock.

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