Preliminary Budget Proposes a 2.5% Municipal Rate Hike

Preliminary Budget Proposes a 2.5% Municipal Rate Hike
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Council started their new term in office with a review of the township’s financial situation during a day-long meeting last month, where Director of Finance Kimberley Pope presented a preliminary draft of current budget. In her initial draft, Ms. Pope indicated a rise in the municipality’s Operating budget of 5.8… Continue reading

Kawartha Downs Reopens

Kawartha Downs Reopens
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After a two-month closure, Kawartha Downs re-opened in time for Christmas with 150 slot machines and 21 racing dates for the 2019 Harness Racing Schedule. This was no small achievement with staff, management and the operator working around the clock to make this happen.  Current operating hours are noon to… Continue reading

Discover A Modern Take on a Traditional Craft at the Quilter’s Bolt

Discover A Modern Take on a Traditional Craft at the Quilter’s Bolt
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You might perceive quilting as a creative and relaxing pastime, a throw back reminiscent of the slower pace of times past.  That might be true for many, but not for Quilter’s Bolt owner Kate DeKlerck.  A wife and mother of two daughters ages 8 and 10, she owns and operates… Continue reading