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WANT TO LIST YOUR EVENT? Adding an event to our listings is FREE. Whether you’re organizing the event, or just know about one you think others should know about. click to email June 20 – July 15, 2018 “Interactions” Kawartha Artists’ Gallery and Studio, 420 O’Connell Road, Peterborough www.kawarthaartists.org June 22, 2018 Tonya Bosch Band

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Before You Leave on Any Trip 7 Travel Health Tips

When traveling we are often so excited or busy, that we overlook important health concerns before we leave. You may leave healthy and have an accident, injury or illness while you are away. Are you prepared? Here are some tips to help you be prepared, in the event of an illness or accident when travelling:

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Edible Tree Treats

Here in cottage country, watching for backyard wildlife is something we all love to do.  If you would like to attract more critters within eyeshot, here are some nutritious snacks that will look not only look nice on your trees but will attract a range of birds and small mammals. Fruit Loops Not the sugary

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Ice Ice Baby

To say it has been an unusually mild start to the winter is an understatement. No snow for sliding, skiing, snow fort building (my favourite) or snowmobiling. The ‘Sled Head’ types have increased anxiety during each unseasonably mild day.  The snowmobile crowd will do almost anything for the first taste of white gold. Many times

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Nothing Brings You to Your Knees Like a Nasty Cold or Flu

Unlike a good old bacterial infection, there’s no pill you can take that’ll make it just go away. It’s easy to feel powerless, frustrated, and, well, just plain sick. Luckily, between your bed, your kitchen cabinets, and some powerful herbs and nutrients, you can get back on your feet in no time. H20 You must

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Boating: Law, License and Insurance

We all know now that you do need a license to operate a motorboat.  We have seen so many ads and warnings over the past several years.  Did you know that now you need a Pleasure Craft Operator Card to operate any motorized boat even one with a small electric trolling motor?  Persons under 16

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Profile of Lake Katchewanooka Part of Our Heritage

Katchewanooka is an Ojibway word, which means lake of many rapids.  Before the Trent Severn Waterway was built the lake was narrower with faster moving water.  The lake runs south from Clear Lake to a point where it narrows to become the Otonabee River, just north of the Village of Lakefield.  The lake is 8

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What to Consider when Buying a New Dock

Whether you are looking to purchase a dock for a seasonal cottage or your year round home you will need to consider a few factors first. The first and most important factor is why you would like a dock?  Are you looking to create a seating area by the water, mooring a small fishing boat

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