Authors Articles by Paul Rellinger

Articles by Paul Rellinger

Paul Rellinger
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Paul Rellinger a.k.a Relly is an award-winning journalist and longtime former newspaper editor still searching for the perfect lead. When he's not putting pen to paper, Paul is on a sincere but woefully futile quest to own every postage stamp ever issued. A rabid reader of history, Paul claims to know who killed JFK but can't say out of fear for the safety of his oh so supportive wife Mary, his three wonderful kids and his three spirited grandchildren. Paul counts among his passions Peterborough's rich live music scene, the Toronto Maple Leafs, slopitch and retrieving golf balls from the woods. You can follow Paul on Twitter at @rellywrites.
Kevin Fast, billed as a the world's strongest man, led the charge Friday (June 17) as a group tried to move a 42-ton Peterborough fire truck. Kevin is again honourary chair of the Fire Truck Pull For Dementia fundraiser set for September 16, 2016 in the parking lot of the Peterborough Memorial Centre. (Photo: Paul Rellinger / kawarthaNOW)

Fire Truck Pull For Dementia is the ultimate in sweat equity

Popular Alzheimer Society fundraiser returns this September, team entry registrations are now being accepted.
Planning for tomorrow today will bring you and your family peace of mind. During Make A Will Week (June 20 - 25), the Peterborough Estate Planning Council is encouraging everyone to make a will or, if you already have one, to make sure it's up to date.

Where there’s a will, there’s peace of mind: June 20 to 25 is Make...

The non-profit Peterborough Estate Planning Council is reminding everyone of the importance of having an up-to-date will.
Part of the set for 4th Line Theatre's original production The Hero of Hunter Street at the Winslow Farm in Millbrook, with a reproduction of the downtown Peterborough clock tower in the background (photo: Jeannine Taylor / kawarthaNOW)

Getting ready for 4th Line Theatre’s 25th season and The Hero of Hunter Street

Original play about the 1916 Quaker Oats explosion and fire in Peterborough premieres this summer.
MPP Jeff Leal cuts the ribbon at Myrtle's Kitchen at the downtown location of the newly rebranded Peterborough Public Health, as Medical Officer of Health Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, Jillian Bishop of The Nourish Project, and Leslie Orpana of the Ontario Trillum Foundation look on (photo: Paul Rellinger / kawarthaNOW)

Newly minted Peterborough Public Health opens Myrtle’s Kitchen in downtown Peterborough

Community kitchen's unveiling one of three events held Friday at the public health agency's King Street home.
Performer Sarah McNeilly with her partner Spencer Allen at The Sapphire Room in downtown Peterborough. Proceeds from a crowdfunding campaign and two benefit events will help support Sarah, who was diagnosed with breast cancer shortly after her 31st birthday. (Photo courtesy of Andy Carroll).

Peterborough’s Sarah McNeilly is feeling the love in a very big way

Friends, colleagues rally round artist, actress and musician as she deals with the harsh reality of a breast cancer diagnosis at 31.
The design concept for the new location of The Canadian Canoe Museum, looking south from the Peterborough Lift Lock. At a public meeting on May 26, museum officials and representatives from the design architect team shared the inspiration behind the new design. (Photo: Samantha Moss / kawarthaNOW)

Inspiration behind design for new Canadian Canoe Museum revealed at public meeting

Site for new facility near Peterborough Lift Lock expected to be "shovel ready" in 2017
Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre presents "The Power of Our Voices - Building Community for Victims and Survivors of Crime" on Thursday, June 2 at Market Hall Performing Arts Centre in Peterborough. The event features a reading from Judith Thompson's new play "Who Killed Snow White?", a talk from former longtime OPP criminal profiler and author Kate Lines, and a panel presentation and discussion.

Raising the voices of victims and survivors of crime

Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre presents June 2 survivors' event at Peterborough's Market Hall to coincide with sexual consent conference.
The Hicks family: Mitchell, Linda, Cameron (on poster), Andrew, and Gord. The family founded Cam's Kids in honour of Cam who, after overcoming anxiety issues as a teenager, was tragically killed by a motor vehicle at the age of 19 early in his first year at the University of Ottawa (photo courtesy of Cam's Kids)

Cam’s Kids raising awareness and support for youth struggling with anxiety

Hicks family launches foundation to honour the memory of their son and brother Cameron.
Quebec-based blues singer Angel Forrest performs at the Nexicom Studio on June 9; Irish blues singer and guitarist Grainne Duffy opens the fall Elite Blues Series at the Nexicom Studio on September 15

Showplace’s Elite Blues Series bookends seasons with two powerful singers

Angel Forrest closes out current season June 9 in the Nexicom Studio; Grainne Duffy welcome blues music fans back Sept. 15 for a new season.
Millbrook native Serena Ryder opens the 30th anniversary season of Peterborough Musicfest with a free concert at Del Crary Park on Saturday, June 25 (publicity photo)

Peterborough Musicfest announces line-up for its milestone 30th season

Multiple Juno Award winner Serena Ryder opens 19-concert series June 25; Kiefer Sutherland among those who will take to the Fred Anderson Stage.

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