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Crushing for a Cause – Christmas Edition

Nurse Scrap Metal invite the great people of Peterborough to pop by and make a donation to the Kawartha/Haliburton Children’s Foundation. They are accepting donations of scrap metal (100% of proceeds going towards the gift fund), cash, new unwrapped toys or gift cards to local stores. If you have any old scrap laying around and can’t get it here, give …

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Tas Cru and The Tortured Souls are returning November 10 at Showplace

Tas Cru and The Tortured Souls are returning November 10 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are available at $32 online or at the Darling Insurance box office. Tas is releasing a new album just around the time of his Peterborough appearance. Raucous, rowdy, gentle, sweet, eccentric, quirky, and outright irreverent are all words that fittingly describe Tas Cru’s songs and testify …

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September 2016 Housing Starts in Peterborough

Housing starts in the Peterborough Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) were trending up at 656 units in September compared to 524 units in August, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). The trend is a six month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted annual rates (SAAR) of housing starts. “Demand for new homes has proved resilient. After a short-lived …

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A Historical Timeline of Peterborough

A Historical Timeline of Peterborough From 9000 BC to Present  Credit to : Shawn Hughes (Teacher at Crestwood SS) 9000 BC to 5000 BC: Paleo-Indians lived in the area. 5000 BC to 1000 BC: Laurentian people lived in southern Ontario. 1000 BC to 1000 AD: Woodland peoples in the area. Initial Woodland had no contact with Europeans. Petroglyphs completed between …

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