Bethany Welcomes New Retail Outlet: Kawartha Fireplace & More

The former TD Bank building in Bethany has received a tasteful transformation into a new retail outlet.  Located at 1475 Highway 7A beside the general store, Kawartha Fireplace & More will open its doors in early February assuming health regulations allow, but if you can’t wait, a preview is available… Continue reading

Finding the Light in COVID’s Darkness

Feeling anxious or depressed? You are not alone! COVID-19 is taking a toll on both our physical and mental wellbeing, and we are still months away from a vaccine roll-out. A survey of Canadians aged 15 years and older done during the first wave of COVID-19 found that just over… Continue reading

KMs for Care 2020 Winners

Kms for Care 2020 – Top Team – Congratulations to the “Havelock Hunnies”! All the pledges are counted.  By $100, the Havelock Hunnies earned the top team pledge earners in the recent Kms for Care, raising $3,180 to support programs in Havelock. Stayed tuned: we will announce the top 3… Continue reading

Christmas 2020!

The Millbrook Agricultural Society hosted a Santa Claus parade in the fairgrounds in mid-December. Rain did not deter visitors eager for some Christmas cheer. The event drew 285 cars whose occupants were treated to colourful light displays including this one featuring Eagleson Construction equipment and the Guest of Honour, himself.

Millbrook Retailers Take Top Awards in Annual Peterborough Competition

While the main retail section of King Street in Millbrook may be in a period of transition, three of our relatively new businesses have caught the attention of shoppers in the Peterborough region.  Three of them were awarded prizes in their shopping categories through the annual on-line voting conducted by… Continue reading