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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
The cast and crew of the Peterborough Theatre Guild production of "Cats" (photo: Sam Tweedle / kawarthaNOW)

The cast and crew of Cats

Exclusive photo of the much-anticipated Peterborough Theatre Guild production
The City of Kawartha Lakes Rural Transit Pilot Project will end on June 27, 2015. City councillors voted to terminate the rural transit service, which was temporarily funded through a provincial grant program, rather than raise municipal taxes to keep the service operating.

No more rural transit in the City of Kawartha Lakes

Service between Lindsay, Fenelon Falls, and Bobcaygeon to end in June 2015.
The architect's design concept for the new County of Peterborough gateway sign to be installed on Highway 115 by this fall

New highway sign for the County of Peterborough

Granite sign with ducks in flight expected to be installed by the fall.

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