Making a Difference in Belize

Andy Harjula is an active volunteer in his own community and abroad.  He can often be found at his church at St. John’s Ida, at a free tax clinic at Centennial Place or on the Community Policing Committee helping to keep our roads safe or organizing youth events, always lending… Continue reading

Action-filled Weekend Will Wrap up a 70-Year History of Ice Sport at the Millbrook Arena

This weekend will be the last for ice events at the Millbrook arena as the final season for the facility winds down with a bang. Things kick off with a do-or-die OMHA Final playoff game 5 where the Millbrook PeeWee Rep team hosts Shallow Lake after tying the Championship series… Continue reading

Community Support Embraces Canadian Pony Club Motto – Loyalty, Character, Sportsmanship

The Kawartha Pony Club branch wishes to thank each and every one of their guests and supporters who attended and donated to their very successful Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser.  Through raffle, meal tickets and cash donations, the club raised $1,762.31 at that event. The Millbrook Lions’ Den was the perfect venue… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor: Elegy to a Landmark

An sparkling expanse of rippling blue water; home to trout, fisher and turtle; site for the Lions’ community fishing derby; dinner table for soaring birds of prey.  Visited by trumpeter swans, nursery for Canada geese, where once logs were fed to the sawmill. Where once villagers skated beneath the willows’… Continue reading

Learn How to Attract Summer Birds at the next Millbrook & Area Garden Club Meeting

If you have been keeping your bird feeder filled all winter, you have most likely been enjoying the activity of Chickadees, Nuthatches, perhaps a pair of Cardinals, and other species. On Wednesday, April 3rd, as the spring season warms up, and just as the migratory birds begin to arrive, the… Continue reading

Water Monitoring System Report

In February, the Peterborough Utility Group presented its annual report on the Water and Wastewater systems for Millbrook.  Water reports like these are taken very seriously by all municipalities.  After the mismanagement of the Walkerton water system, the province introduced strict statutory standards of care for local water treatment plants… Continue reading