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Each stop on the Kawartha Lakes Arts and Heritage Trail is marked with a roadside sign (photo: City of Kawartha Lakes)

New Arts and Heritage Trail launched in Kawartha Lakes

Trail highlights museums, historic sites, and artist's studios and galleries.
Family Day in Ontario is on Monday, February 20, 2017

What’s open and closed on Family Day

Hours for hundreds of businesses, organizations, and services in more than 30 communities across The Kawarthas
Tina Bromley with her husband Winston Bromley, left, and their children at the Win This Space contest finale on February 16 at The Venue in downtown Peterborough. Bromely won the competition which includes a free 12-month lease of a downtown Peterborough storefront for her business Tiny Greens. (Photo courtesy of Peterborough DBIA)

A huge opportunity for Tiny Greens to grow

Tina Bromley wins Win This Space competition including year-long lease on downtown storefront and Women's Business Network membership.
Toronto rockers The Lad Classic are performing a free live show and video shoot at the Gordon Best Theatre in downtown Peterborough on Saturday, February 18, with Cleopatrick and Connor Clarkin & The Residents opening (publicity photo)

nightlifeNOW – February 16 to 22

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, February 16 to Wednesday, February 22.
With the cooperation of Mother Nature, Sir Sam's has seen some of the best and most consistent conditions since the family-friendly resort opened 51 years ago

8 reasons to take your family to Sir Sam’s this winter

Haliburton ski resort offers great conditions, an improved cross track, affordable rates, and much more.
Do you recognize this man? Police suspect he is one of two men who have robbed the same Lansdowne Street West restaurant three times over the past three years (photo: Peterboough Police Service)

Peterborough police release video of burglary suspects

Two men have robbed the same restaurant three times in the past three years.
Performing Arts Lakefield presents Duo Percussion, known for their eclectic and high-energy performances, on February 17 at the Bryan Jones Theatre at Lakefield College School

What’s new from the Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism – February 15, 2017

Featuring Chamber AGM, 2015-2016 Annual Report, Performing Arts Lakefield, and more.
Colonel Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian to walk in space and the first Canadian to command the International Space Station, will speak at Lindsay's Academy Theatre on May 11 at a fundraiser for the United Way of City of Kawartha Lakes (photo: Chris Hadfield / NASA)

The world’s most famous astronaut to visit Kawartha Lakes

Colonel Chris Hadfield will speak at United Way fundraiser in Lindsay on May 11.
The 2017 Bears' Lair competition offers more than $120,000 in prizes, including $50,000 in cash and business support services

Take your winning business idea into the Bears’ Lair

Apply by March 2 to enter Peterborough's 2017 entrepreneurial competition.
A Great Grey Owl in Lindsay (photo: Hayley Rodman)

A majestic Great Grey Owl near Lindsay

Photographer Hayley Rodman captures close-up shot of owl on fence beside Highway 36.

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