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Stephanie Hayes and Jennifer Avis, owners of doula and prenatal education service Hello, Baby!, will be opening their new pregnancy and parenting hub in downtown Peterborough on March 2, 2018. (Photo: Hello, Baby!)

businessNOW – January 8, 2018

Featuring a new pregnancy and parenting hub by Hello, Baby!, a new location for Mark's Work Wearhouse, Vinnies opening in Lakefield, and upcoming business events.
The Farmers' Markets Ontario "MyPick Verified Local Farmer" program certifies that Farmers’ Markets Ontario has visited the farmers and has verified that they’re selling only what they produced. The organization is recommending that the Peterborough Farmers' Market and the local community fully embrace the program. (Graphic: Farmers' Markets Ontario)

Farmers’ Markets Ontario responds to issues at Peterborough Farmers’ Market

Provincial organization advocates for full adoption of its MyPick Verified Local Farmer program.
Parked car on street covered in snow

Cars left parked on Peterborough streets overnight will be towed

City of Peterborough snow clearing operations will begin at 11 p.m. on Monday night.
Loblaw Companies

How to get your free $25 Loblaw gift card

Registration is now open, gift cards will be mailed within six weeks.
Cars in snow

Snow for the back-to-school commute on Monday

Expect to see around 10 cm overnight on Sunday and into Monday morning.
Car tailpipe in winter

Two unattended cars stolen while warming up in driveway

Police advise owners to stay with vehicle at all times.
Boiling Over’s Coffee Vault in Linday and Kyoto Coffee in Peterborough are participating in Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group's second annual "Common Kindness Day" on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. The insurance company is pre-paying for 1,000 free coffees or teas across Ontario, asking customers who receive a free beverage to "pay it forward" by pre-paying for another customer's coffee or tea. (Photo: Kyoto Coffee / Twitter)

Get a free coffee in Lindsay and Peterborough on January 10 and pay it...

The Commonwell's 'Common Kindness Day' event returns for a second year at Boiling Over’s Coffee Vault and Kyoto Coffee.
Gail Moorhouse has been appointed interim executive director at Community Futures Peterborough. (Photo: Community Futures Peterborough)

Gail Moorhouse appointed interim executive director of Community Futures Peterborough

Local businesswoman replaces Jeff Day, who announced his resignation in December.
Mother with child sick with the flu

Medical Officer of Health declares flu outbreak in Peterborough area

Increase in flu cases over the holidays points to widespread transmission.
Elmhirst's Resort in Keene launches its winter live music series on Saturday afternoons with old-time music from Lotus Wight on January 6th at the Wild Blue Yonder Pub. (Photo: Lotus Wight)

nightlifeNOW – January 4 to 10

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, January 4 to Wednesday, January 10.

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