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  1. Award-winning peony experts at Gravenhurst Horticultural Society meeting April 21Read the original story

    50 min ago | Muskoka Today

    ... 'Best in Show' for the American Peony Society. Their Blossom Hill Nursery was named Best Micro Business by the Peterborough Chamber of Commerce. Blossom Hill specializes in growing delphiniums and peonies. Peonies are only available as bare root ...


  2. Ventriloquist tames audiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... to give up the bohemian dream of being a performer. As he sprinted to the finish line of teachers' college in Peterborough, Ont., he thought he'd have to give up his unconventional job title. "I really bailed on it when I got my teachers certificate ...


  3. Mom's innocent Facebook post about circumcision takes a horrifying turnRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... online , horrifying accusations fly at well-meaning parents, like myself and a mother named Christine from Peterborough, Ontario. As Christine explained to City News , "It was a picture of my son. The title from the picture was 'Michael did really ...


  4. New Series Needs Your Help to Bring Centuries Old Legend to LifeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    ... her biggest undertaking yet. "The Witches of Armour Hill" tells the story of a witch coven living in modern day Peterborough, and adds a new chapter to a legend well known in Cooper's native Ontario. In 1840, it's believed that a woman from ...


  5. Roundup: Mitch Marner's five points pace Knights over RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... had a goal and an assist for the Storm, who lead the series 2-1, and Fabbri added an assist on Bertuzzi's goal. PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - Matthew Mancina stopped 46 shots- including all 30 his way over the final two periods- as the Petes took Game 3 of ...


  6. Lock down lifted at Peterborough high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    According to Peterborough County OPP, the lock down was put into effect after a threat specific to Crestwood Secondary School was received early Tuesday afternoon. OPP can't confirm the nature of the report nor can it confirm initial reports that a teenage boy had called in stating he had a bomb strapped to his chest and a firearm, and was heading to the school.


  7. Business WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... also co-chaired the first pan-Canadian conference on the built heritage of the postwar era, which was held in Peterborough, Ont., in 2005. ABOUT 120 people are attending a national summit and trade show this week targeting procurement and ...


  8. Capella Telecommunications Adds Deborah Mitchell to Sales TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | TMCnet

    ... that Mitchell will provide support in a number of areas throughout Canada. Capella has its corporate office in Peterborough, Ontario and also operates offices in both Montreal and Vancouver, so it truly has a presence across the nation. The Teo ...


  9. Premiere Canadian Neo Rock Double Experience...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Mi2n

    ... Edward Island. Tour Dates: April 9 - Kingston, ON @ The Mansion April 11 - Barrie, ON @ Bourbon April 12 - Peterborough, ON @ The Garnet April 13 - Oshawa, ON @ Diezel Room April 14 - Toronto, ON @ The Painted Lady April 15 - Hamilton, ON @ The ...


  10. Social media for goodRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Medincine Hat News

    ... reach of social media communication, by Friday evening, Odin was the guest of honour at a birthday bash at a Peterborough, Ont. bowling alley which was packed with hundreds of people - most of them strangers - who wanted to show him he had more ...


  11. Walmart in Peterborough, Ont. locked down SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Neepawa Press

    Ontario's police watchdog has been called in to review a standoff in Peterborough that forced a lockdown at a Walmart on Saturday. Peterborough Police said earlier Saturday that they were trying to make contact with a man in a vehicle and were asking members of the public to stay away.


  12. Standoff at Peterborough Walmart; one deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 |

    Hundreds of people were trapped inside Chemong Road store as police dealt with 58-year-old man armed with a gun


  13. Man dead after police standoff at Peterborough WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Toronto Star

    A man is dead after a standoff at a Peterborough Walmart location Saturday evening and the province's Special Investigations Unit is now investigating the incident. The Peterborough Police Service sent a tweet out at 5:36 p.m. asking for people to stay away from the Chemong Rd. Walmart location due to a “police investigation.” At 8:37 p.m., the service sent another tweet to say the “Walmart is no longer in lock down.” Details about the incident were limited Saturday night.


  14. Police surround Walmart in Peterborough, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | CNews

    A worker assembles the lights outside of the Walmart Super Centre in Peterborough, Ont., Sept. 12, 2012.


  15. Dave Nickle seeks NDP Nomination in Peterborough RidingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Lakefield Herald

    Dave Nickle has declared his intention to be the NDP Candidate in the upcoming Federal Election. The local activist and retired teacher is looking to build on the momentum of his strong finish in the 2011 Federal Election in which the NDP garnered the second most votes in Peterborough Riding.


  16. Quiz: Test your news knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The London Free Press

    Odin Camus celebrates his birthday with his mother Melissa and hundreds of well-wishers at Lakeview Bowling in Peterborough, Ont., on March 20, 2015.


  17. Evans and Dickson named NLL Stars of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    According to the Calgary Roughnecks on Wednesday, two Calgary Roughnecks forwards were named National Lacrosse League players of the week by Stephen Stamp of IL Indoor. Shawn Evans of Peterborough, Ontario was the first star of the week and Curtis Dickson of Port Coquitlam, British Columbia was the third star of the week.


  18. March 25 Road to the 2015 MasterCard Memorial Cup Begins This Weekend on SportsnetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    - Oshawa Generals host the Peterborough Petes in the first round of CHL playoffs, Friday, March 27 and Sunday, March 29 - -Brandon Wheat Kings meet the 2014 MasterCard Memorial Champions Edmonton Oil Kings in Game 4 and Game 5* next week on Sportsnet ...


  19. Oshawa's Lindsea Barbosa wins silver at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    ... Richmond Hill, while balancing full-time studies in the early childhood education program at Fleming College in Peterborough.


  20. No Joy announce 'More Faithful,' share first single "Everything New," ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Halifax, NS - Gus' Pub 4/09/15 Guelph, ON - Kazoo! Fest eBar 4/10/15 London, ON - Call The Office 4/11/15 Peterborough, ON - The Red Dog Tavern 5/10/15 Birmingham, UK - The Hare & Hound * 5/11/15 London, UK - Oslo * 5/13/15 Leeds, UK - Brudenell ...