Expanded Midwifery Services Coming to Peterborough

Expanded Midwifery Services Coming to Peterborough
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Last week the province announced an additional $193,648 this year to support midwives in Peterborough-Kawartha, part of their $28 million commitment to expand midwifery services across Ontario.  This extension will help families access additional choice in primary care during a pregnancy, birth and postpartum.  The province is also working to… Continue reading

Protect Yourself Against Internet Frauds and Scams

Protect Yourself Against Internet Frauds and Scams
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Last week, Social Services division of Peterborough teamed up with Age-Friendly Peterborough to host their seventh Seniors’ Showcase.  The free event featured information booths from more than 100 agencies and businesses providing services relevant to seniors along with workshops and presentations covering topics from dementia, stress management, financial services and… Continue reading

Golden Wheel Owners Past and Present

Golden Wheel Owners Past and Present
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  New Owners at the Golden Wheel Tina and Tim Yu are now the proud owners of local restaurant and event venue, the Golden Wheel.  The couple was introduced to the opportunity by Tina’s father, who has worked at the restaurant during the years it was owned by the Tung… Continue reading

OLG Shares Quarterly Gaming Revenue with Cavan Monaghan and Peterborough

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It’s that time again–Shorelines Casino handed out cheques to their host communities last week covering the three months of operations from January to the end of March.  Cavan Monaghan’s share was $81,059, while Peterborough received $743,297.  How are gaming revenues faring under the new, two-facility model? Last year, Cavan Monaghan… Continue reading

Water Monitoring System Report

Water Monitoring System Report
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In February, the Peterborough Utility Group presented its annual report on the Water and Wastewater systems for Millbrook.  Water reports like these are taken very seriously by all municipalities.  After the mismanagement of the Walkerton water system, the province introduced strict statutory standards of care for local water treatment plants… Continue reading