Kindness card campaign for seniors is back

100 Kids Who Care introduced concept in 2020

100 Kids Who Care, the organization that empowers kids to advocate for issues that matter to them, is bringing back the Kindness Card Campaign.

Pride night for Muskies

On Friday Nov. 4 the Lindsay Muskies celebrated the first pride Night celebration in the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL),… Continue reading “Pride night for Muskies”

Veteran Leonard Green remembers his service as a ‘store basher’

Some years ago, I had the opportunity to act as an interpreter for a living history exhibit about the lesser-known stories of those who served behind the front lines of the First World War.

Birds: With a little help from their friends

It’s not easy being a bird. Habitat loss, window collisions, cats, and the climate crisis are taking a terrible cumulative… Continue reading “Birds: With a little help from their friends”

Triumph and tragedy: Remembering the gold-winning 1992 LCVI Spartans

'We lost a little of ourselves along the way'

Thirty years ago, this group of young men reached the pinnacle of high school sport in this province, winning the Ontario Federation of Secondary Schools Athletic Association (OFSAA) championship in Toronto.

New Bobcaygeon library branch opens soon, doubles in size

Kawartha Lakes Public Library is pleased to announce the opening of the new Bobcaygeon Library Branch and Municipal Service Centre on Monday Nov. 14.

Ghosts, aliens and UFOs of Kawartha Lakes

Kawartha Lakes has its share of things that go boo in the night, streak across the sky or appear in human form from another planet.