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Global Angel Charitable Organization (GACO) – Celebrating 10 years Helping Others

Global Angel Charitable Organization (GACO) – Celebrating 10 years Helping Others

PETERBOROUGH, MAY 16, 2017: GLOBAL ANGEL CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION (GACO) is proud to be celebrating 10 years of service to families facing medical transport challenges who are geographically and financially disadvantaged. We are excited to announce five fundraising events that we have planned for 2017. 1. Partnering with, you can pre-order a $55.00 rain barrel


Business Owners Sharing Solutions

Business Owners Sharing Solutions – the Kawartha Chamber’s first B.O.S.S. seminar in March focused on just that. Small businesses teaching and supporting each other. Many business owners have the same questions when it comes to promoting themselves online. This event brought staff and proprietors of local businesses together to answer these questions. Moderator Jeannine Taylor


It’s More than Just Shopping … It’s a Destination

Lockside Trading Company provides a one-stop shop all year round. The three-time National Award winning retailer, family run since 1987, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. To celebrate Lockside’s 30th and Canada’s 150th anniversary they are promoting Canadian Made Furniture. This year all Canadian made furniture purchases will be TAX OFF! Situated at a

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Discover Cottage Country Business

Kawartha Surveillance Kawartha Surveillance recently launched in Peterborough. Covering the Kawarthas and the GTA, owner Rob Whiteside offers video surveillance for home, business or farm, alarm monitoring, alarm systems, repairs and upgrades, and home and building automation. Wireless solutions are also offered. Call 705-243-6947 or visit or search kawartha surveillance on Facebook. Animalignment Animal Chiropractic

left to right: Warren Faleiro, Chief Technology Officer, FreshBooks (Judge), Alex Bushell and Steve Wright, Co-Founders of Lab Improvements

Lab Improvements and Loch win the 2017 Bears’ Lair Entrepreneurial Competition

PETERBOROUGH – April 25, 2017 The Bears’ Lair Entrepreneurial Competition had its Grand Finale at The Venue on Tuesday evening. Six up-and-coming entrepreneurs pitched their businesses to a panel of judges with the goal of winning over $55,000 in cash and business support services. The 6 finalists were split into the Innovation Stream and the


Tom’s Heating & Cooling Celebrates 25 Years

Throughout his life, Tom Waudby continuously strived for excellence, starting in school, having competitions with his sister to be the best. Constantly looking for ways to better himself, he was given an apprenticeship and went to trade school to complete his Sheet Metal Journeyman ticket followed by his gas license. After working for several contractors


Wholesale Shopping

How does lower costs and a better choice of products sound?  This is wholesale shopping! Wholesalers buy goods directly from the manufacturers and usually sell them in large quantities to retailers, distributors, smaller sellers and some companies even sell to regular consumers.  It is a common misconception that the only people who can buy from


Angels of Flight Canada Inc. Wins Best Air Ambulance Company – Ontario

Now in its 29th year, Angels of Flight Canada Inc. serves travellers around the globe who experience a medical emergency including injury or illness, supporting the needs of healthcare providers, hospitals, a variety of government agencies, insurers, businesses, and families. We invited Gail Courneyea to tell us more. As a healthcare based company, Angels of