Another Party Hosted by Millbrook BIA

After the unprecedented success of the fall event, the Millbrook BIA will be hosting an event next month they are calling the Millbrook Kick Off to Summer. They will continue with the things that worked last time – which was virtually everything!  This event runs on Saturday, June 4th from… Continue reading

Growing School Population puts Pressure on Infrastructure at Millbrook South Cavan

Pictured are the six portables behind Millbrook South Cavan School that are required to accommodate a growing school body that now numbers 478 JK to Grade 6 students.  The Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board (KPRDSB) has submitted an application to the Ministry of Education for a new school for… Continue reading

Who are we now? More Census 2021 Results Released

Late last month, Stats Canada published another slice of information gleaned from the 2021 Census study.  This release outlined population changes by age and gender and housing changes in the community. In 2021, the enumerated population of Cavan-Monaghan, Township (CSD) was 10,016, which represents a change of 13.4% from 2016…. Continue reading

Peterborough Real Estate Most Overheated in Canada

It’s perhaps not a contest we would want to win, but according to a report by the Canadian Real Estate Association, the Peterborough area is the hottest market in the country.   While other markets around the GTA have softened with lower sales, the Peterborough area recorded a very slight… Continue reading

A New Look for New Owners at the Millbrook Winery

When they purchased the building at 16 King St. East on April 1st, Alison Wehrle and Richard Dance knew they wanted to make some changes in the interior of the Millbrook Winery location.  The business is a make-your-own wine shop, selling a wide variety of wine kits where customers return… Continue reading