Cory and Chris Johnston Take Family History of Competitive Fishing to New Level

Cory and Chris Johnston are Canadian brothers making history in the world of competitive fishing south of the border. They are both pro anglers, competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series, which is the highest level of professional bass fishing tournaments in North America.  These young men have qualified to join… Continue reading

EarlyON Centre Welcomes K9 Crusaders on the June 7th PA Day

Three dog members of the K9 Crusaders organization will drop in for a visit on the morning of June 7th from 10 am to 11:30 am at the EarlyON Child and Family Centre on Dufferin Street in Millbrook.  All dogs in this organization were rescued by this non-profit Canadian-based organization… Continue reading

Maple Leaf Cavan Football Club Hosts Soccer Fest

Last weekend, House league teams at the local soccer club had a fun-filled introduction to their season as the club hosted their first Canada Soccer Active Start festival at Maple Leaf Park.  All teams up to U12 joined the fun, getting ready for the season spending some time with their… Continue reading

Millbrook Market Vendor

Deana Huntsbarger is a new vendor at the Millbrook Market offering selections small-batch cheeses from five small producers across Ontario, including Hope Co-op of Aylmer Bushgarden of Elgin, Fifth Town of Picton, Gunn’s Hill of Woodstock BackForty of Lanark and Crossroad of Norwich. The selections are produced from cow, goat,… Continue reading

2019 County Recognition Award Recipients Acknowledged

Congratulations to the six residents and organizations that were selected by their community for their service to the community. The Peterborough Curling Club was recognized for its contribution to accessibility improvements in the County, Pat Taylor of Taylor Made Signs was acknowledge as a local business leader, the Millbrook Gallery… Continue reading

Agricultural Leadership Award Recipient Allan Bigelow

A fourth generation farmer in the community, Allan Bigelow’s family has been farming in the township for more than 150 years. While he currently resides on Larmer Line, Allan Bigelow still owns and farms one of his great- great- grandfather John Bigelow’s properties on Dranoel Rd. which John purchased in… Continue reading

Community Volunteer of the Year Marion Guthrie

Marion has been an enthusiastic volunteer with Millbrook Community Care for 19 years, contributing a minimum of eight hours each week to seniors in the area.  She can usually be found behind the counter in the New-to-You shop but also hosts seniors coffee clubs, helps out at the organization’s monthly… Continue reading

Dallas Marshall Joins the Library Staff to Deliver Summer Programming

Dallas Marshall will spend the summer at the Cavan Monaghan Libraries in the role of the Summer Literacy/STEM Co-ordinator.  Dallas just completed her first year of study at Trent University where she is studying Mathematics in pursuit of Teacher Education.   Dallas will be focusing on literacy initiatives for pre-school and… Continue reading