In an age of online shopping and big box stores, most everything we need is easily available with a few keystrokes. Sadly, most of what you get is fast, disposal and cheap. Shopping locally has never been more important.(more…)
Rural Transportation Service to Link Selwyn Township, Curve Lake First Nation and City of Peterborough
The Province of Ontario through their Community Transportation Grant has awarded $1.48 million dollars for a 3-year pilot transportation service in our region. This service will provide access from Selwyn Township and Curve Lake First Nation with connections to Bridgenorth, Ennismore, Trent University and Portage Place in the City of Peterborough. Project partners include Selwyn Township, Curve Lake First Nation, the City of Peterborough, and Community Care Peterborough. The official funding announcement for The Link community transportation system was made at the Township of Selwyn Municipal Office last week.
Nexicom has announced it will be proceeding with the installation of a new comprehensive high-speed Fibre Optic Cable overbuild throughout the Village of Lakefield(more…)
rPM³ Launches New Global Sailing Risk Assessment to Help Sailors Weigh Potential Risks of Transoceanic Sailing
rPM³, a leading provider of risk management solutions in the Americas, today announced the launch of a new Sailing Risk Assessment to gather feedback from the global sailing community to identify and measure the potential risks of transoceanic sailing. The company is targeting 10,000 participants globally over an eight-week period. (more…)
Sally Harding, President & CEO of Nightingale Nursing, is the Kawartha Chamber’s 2019 Citizen of the Year. Harding has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the area, both as a businessperson and community supporter. (more…)