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Mysterious Festivous is an annual wine and beer tasting fundraiser for Mysterious Entity Theatre (photo: Esther Vincent)

Mysterious Festivous takes place at Brio Gusto in Peterborough on November 8

Wine and beer tasting event raises funds for Mysterious Entity Theatre
The Peterborough County-City Health Unit will open at its new location in Jackson Square (the former federal building) in downtown Peterborough on Monday, November 23

New location of Health Unit in downtown Peterborough opens November 23

Move to downtown will result in greater access to family health information and services.
This map from Census Mapper shows the density of children of prime trick-or-treating age in Peterborough (map: Census Mapper, MountainMap Software)

Prepare for Halloween with these maps of where most trick-or-treaters live

Interactive maps use census data to show density of kids in Canadian neighbourhoods.
Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this weekend

It’s time to “fall back” this weekend

Some tips for coping with the end of Daylight Saving Time.
Sharron Matthews, Canada's premier cabaret artist, returns to New Stages to host a night of cabaret at Peterborough's Market Hall on November 7

Peterborough’s New Stages celebrates its 20th anniversary with a night of cabaret

Sharron Matthews, Thom Allison, Micah Barnes, and Kate Suhr among performers at Market Hall on November 7.
Expanded alcohol service at Peterborough Memorial Centre will reduce intermission congestion at concessions (photo courtesy of the City of Peterborough)

Peterborough Memorial Centre expands alcohol service at Petes games

Starting October 29, expanded service available at Petes games and other selected events
Enter our contest to win 10 private balcony seats at Showplace Performance Centre for you and your friends to see Victor Wainwright and The Wildroots perform on October 31. Did we mention complimentary beer from Publican House Brewery? And a private meet-and-greet backstage with the band?

Win a wing of the Showplace balcony for Victor Wainwright & The Wildroots

Enter the contest for a chance to win 10 tickets, complimentary beer, and a private meet-and-greet with the band.
Paul and John Downs of Nexicom present a $5,000 cheque to Celia Hunter of the Millbrook & Cavan Historical Society (photo courtesy of Nexicom)

Nexicom donates $5,000 to save Needler’s Mill in Millbrook

Millbrook & Cavan Historical Society now only $2,000 short of its $90,000 goal.
The beach volleyball court at Beavermead Park on Little Lake in Peterborough (photo courtesy of the City of Peterborough)

Have your say about the future of leisure services in Peterborough

Online survey part of research for City of Peterborough's 10-year strategic plan.
Members of the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival committee and the Survivors Abreast team, accompanied by Kawartha Credit Union CEO Rob Wellstood and Peterborough Mayor Daryl Bennett, present a $163,693.96 cheque to Lesley Heighway, President and CEO of the PRHC Foundation. The proceeds will be used to purchase a new state-of-the-art digital mammography machine for PRHC's Breast Assessment Centre. (Photo courtesy of Rebecca Huels, Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation).

Peterborough’s Dragon Boat Festival raises almost $164,000 for breast cancer care

15th anniversary tally brings total raised since 2001 to $2.8 million.

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