Get Game-Ready at The SHACK- Pro Shop

Tyler Philp can help your game. An experienced hockey player, coach and equipment expert, he is passionate about hockey and works to build respect for the game.  He also operates The SHACK Pro Shop, located on Distillery St. behind the old Millbrook Arena, where customers can have their skates sharpened,… Continue reading

Peterborough Petes Return to the CMCC for Preseason Game

Once again, Millbrook Minor Hockey is hosting a preseason Peterborough Petes game at the CMCC.  On September 23rd, the “home” team will face off against the Niagara Ice Dogs in a match starting at 7 pm. Tickets will be going on sale soon, with plans to offer general admission tickets… Continue reading

Mountain Bikers Return to Millbrook for Another Enduro Race

Sunday, October 1st will see the return of the Enduro Race in Millbrook. This will be the third year this mountain bike race has taken place in town, and its attendance is growing.  Last year, 127 riders participated in the event, up from 100 in the previous year.  Organizer Alex… Continue reading

Shelter Demolition at Maple Leaf Park on Hold

At the August meeting, Council was asked to approve the demolition of the shelter on the west side of Maple Leaf Park which has been used solely for storage for many years due to its state of repairs.  The building has not aged well, with visible cracks in the block… Continue reading

Mike Doherty Teaches Mental and Physical Conditioning at Nomad Striking Academy

Mike Doherty is a fighter, but COVID almost knocked him out of the box. Nine years into operating a successful martial arts club in downtown Peterborough called Dohjo Muay Thai & Fitness, he found himself closing the doors, but not for good.  He found a new location in the former… Continue reading

Fishing Derby Rewards Dedicated Anglers of All Ages

It wasn’t the deluge that was threatened by the forecasters, but the intermittent drizzle was cool and discouraging to some, but those who came out to Saturday’s Fishing Derby were rewarded by active and hungry fish. Trout Unlimited organizer Cori Carveth advised that almost 170 youngsters came out to fish,… Continue reading

Millbrook Minor Hockey Fundraising Initiatives

The pandemic affected almost everyone’s pocket book, including local clubs and service organizations.  During the pandemic, the fundraising role in the Millbrook Minor Hockey club stood vacant at a time when the association was operating at a deficit.   The club has decided to get back on track and focus on… Continue reading

New Spring and Summer Programs at the CMCC

Join Fia, Ember and their friends at the CMCC to sail around the smooth, flat all-purpose flooring that hid under the ice surface all winter long.  Bring in your own roller skates or roller blades as there are no equipment rentals available.  The rink is available from 4 to 5pm… Continue reading

Millbrook & Peterborough face off at the Ontario Senior Games Hockey Tournament

Pictured right is Bob Stevens representing the home team and facing off against the Peterborough opponent at the ceremonial puck drop prior to the first game of the men’s tournament at the CMCC on Monday morning.   Millbrook’s 65+ Men’s hockey team enters their first Ontario Senior Games Invitational Hockey Tournament… Continue reading