As of May 1 the city of Peterborough has cut funding for discretionary benefits which help subsidize certain services for low income citizens. The cuts will reduce available funding to services such as subsidized bus passes and dentures,...
A big congratulations to all my fellow students; you survived exams and the school year is over! Now you will be either going back to wherever you came from, staying in Peterborough for your various summer activities, or working...
Unionized LCBO workers have voted 95 percent in favour of a strike. The strike deadline has been set for May 17 unless a new contract can be negotiated. Arthur spoke with representatives of OPSEU and the LCBO about the...
With spring well on its way, it’s time to get those green thumbs active again. On Thursday April 11, 2013 a class of third year Ecosystem Management Technology students from Fleming College, Frost Campus will be hosting their 6th...
Photo by www.cassiephotography.ca As a local of the Peterborough area, one of my favourite things about home is the walking paths, nature conservancies, and promotion of things green and lovely. Not to say our area is perfect or that expansion...
Why does the turtle cross the road? Because, like the chicken, it wants to get to the other side. However, it is much, much slower than the chicken and often doesn’t make it there. What can we do to...
Arthur put a call out for positive story submissions for our positivity-themed issue. Here's what you had to share! The Food and the Friends Every Wednesday and Friday afternoon, Sadleir House is full of people from the Peterborough community, patiently waiting...
When I dropped out of the Frost Centre’s Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies program in 2009, I had no idea I would eventually be living and breathing my subject matter, sharing it with the wider community in a way...
Your Peterborough & Trent University independent press has been selected as one of the candidates for the Petertweeter Award for the best online local news provider. Set to be held at Aria Night Club this week, the second annual #Petertweeters...
Photos by Tori Silvera. Article by Jen Boon and Tori Silvera. Get this: almost half of all food produced worldwide is wasted. It gets tossed into the garbage bin during processing, transportation, after being served at restaurants, on grocery store...