Note of Thanks

A heartfelt Thank-you to all those who sent cards, letters, visits, flowers, calls, food, tree plantings and all acts of kindness and support in the passing of our husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, great grandfather, brother-in-law and great friend to many.  A special thanks to Don and Fern Armstrong, Karen… Continue reading

COMMENT – October 2022

This month we’ve seen the community come together in a variety of events organized primarily by volunteers – the Zucchini and Fall Festivals, Touch a Truck, an Open Studio for local artists, church events, candidate meetings and a few funerals. They have reminded us what “community” means: it’s intimate, local,… Continue reading

Letter to the Editor

The upcoming municipal election is looming. I’m carefully reviewing all available candidate information to determine a slate of individuals that I feel will best serve Cavan-Monaghan. As always, there are a broad range of issues to consider, and yet when it comes to casting my vote for Mayor, Deputy Mayor… Continue reading

New Mechanic Sets up Shop in Vacated Garage

Matt Howard is moving his Mobile Auto Service indoors, taking over the space at the garage on Tupper Street recently vacated by Mike Clarke’s Clarke’s Service Centre. For 15 years Matt has worked as a mechanic, in dealerships and garages in the Newcastle area.  Two years ago, he went out… Continue reading

Volunteering Builds Abundance for Us

We can’t say it enough, it’s our volunteers that make the difference and allow us to grow our reach. Without the over 750 local volunteers and brokered helpers contributing over 91,000 hours of service to clients and our agency, we simply wouldn’t be able to do the work that we… Continue reading

As Cold Weather Approaches, St. Thomas Anglican Ladies Offer Warmth

Last winter, One Roof Community Centre was collecting donations of warm clothing including coats, hats, socks and mitts to distribute to their customers. It is one of the many services the outreach program offers to people facing challenges of homelessness, food insecurity and social isolation in Peterborough.  A Ministry of… Continue reading