Michael Field’s Hair-Razing Adventure Leaves Local Charities $2000+ Richer

  Michael Field lost his hair last month, and he did it for a good cause.  The 13-year old South Cavan student decided to get sponsors to add an altruistic result to his summer ‘do.  With his father equipped with a camera and his mother equipped with a razor, Michael’s… Continue reading

Centennial Place – East Central Therapy Dogs

Last week, Brion Aubrey and Laurie Mann brought some human and canine friends for a visit to residents of Centennial Place.  All visitors are members of East Central Therapy Dogs, which brings their screened and trained dogs to visit people in long term care homes like Centennial Place, Adult Day… Continue reading

Millbrook Food Share Redirects Potential Customers to Kawartha Food Share

When the province shut down most of the province in March and recommended that seniors take particular precautions to protect themselves from infection from COVID-19, our local food bank was forced to close its doors until the danger passed.  All of their volunteers are more than 70 years of age,… Continue reading

A Different Kind of Walk for MS Supporters

At this time in any normal year, I am usually busy sending out emails and visiting sponsors, asking for their generous donations in support of Multiple Sclerosis. This year, it saddens me to have to cancel “Kelly’s Crazy Kids” Bowling event. It would have marked my 10th year in organizing… Continue reading

Irish Stew Goes to a Good Cause

You may already have heard that S. John’s Church, Ida was forced to cancel its annual Irish Supper which would have taken place on March 14th. A small mountain of delicious Irish stew had already been prepared for the event when the ruling came through banning public gatherings and requiring… Continue reading