Stimulating Downtown Businesses Through Community Improvement Program Grants

Later this month, Millbrook Mercantile will begin serving wine along with cheese and charcuterie offerings in a new outdoor patio.  The arrival of a liquor license will coincide with the introduction of the new Wine & Cheese Lover’s Club.  To celebrate the summer season they will also be introducing a… Continue reading

At Your Libraries – June 2022

What an interesting week! Who had a “multi-day power outage” in your list of what could go wrong this year? The Cavan-Monaghan Libraries stepped up by offering access to Wi-Fi and electricity at the Millbrook Branch on the Monday of the long weekend and offering full service through the Millbrook… Continue reading

Nexicom Fibre Optic Network Expands to Lakefield and Bridgenorth

  Nexicom announces the implementation of numerous state-of-the-art high speed fibre optic network platforms throughout the community as they continue the development of their next generation, ultra-high speed fibre optic internet network throughout Peterborough and Northumberland Counties. Nexicom recently completed new fibre networks in Lakefield and Bridgenorth, and are close… Continue reading

They’re Off!   Horse Racing Celebrates 50 Years at Kawartha Downs

  They pulled out all the stops for the celebration of the 50th anniversary of harness racing at Kawartha Downs last Saturday, with a full schedule from morning until dark.  The event drew so many that several police officers were required to control traffic on County Rd. 28 to maintain… Continue reading