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Boating: Law, License & Insurance

Boating: Law, License & 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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A Bit of Golf History

On the Eastern Coast of Scotland in the Kingdom of Fife, during the 15th Century, a primitive game had begun to be played in which participants would use a stick or a club to hit a pebble around a natural course, often on sand dunes. These were the humble beginnings of the modern game of

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Snowmobiling & the Law in Cottage Country

Now that Winter has finally arrived in cottage country it is time to think snow.  To get around and have fun in heavy snow and ice conditions snowmobiles are very popular and practical.  We are blessed with trails and forests and lakes for snowmobiling.  Before you hit the trail be aware of the legal requirements

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Winterizing Your Boat

In the last few years many things have changed when it comes to winterizing your boat. There are many things to consider. Does the marine facility have the proper equipment? Is your technician up to date on training? Are OEM parts being used for service? Is the facility open all season? Now more than ever

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New Ballpark a GO for Trent University

It was good to hear that final approval was made for a new adult baseball park at Trent University which will start being built this year, with hopes of being finished later this year. It will be ready for the start of the 2016 baseball season.  Also, the soccer field that is on part of

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Kms for Care

We hope our media partners will join us this Sunday at Kms for Care for our 5th Anniversary Event! Media Contact: Mary Reynolds, Fund Development & Communications Coordinator, Community Care Peterborough Cell: 705-977-0125 You are incredible! We sincerely thank our media sponsors and supporters for helping us achieve this milestone! 775 people registered so far

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Clarington Upsets Lakefield Chiefs Winning 4 Straight

The Fitzsimmons Towing and Repair Lakefield Chiefs had their hands full with the Clarington Eagles in the first round of the Central Ontario Junior Hockey League (COJHL) playoffs, which is not surprising as only 3 points separated the teams in the regular season standings. Unfortunately, the Schmalz Cup will not be back to back for

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The Peterborough Petes – Our Team for almost 60 Years

Many people don’t realize the incredible history associated with our very own Peterborough Petes and just how great the hockey talent here is. Just 2 years ago Don Cherry and Ron MacLean hosted Hockey Day in Canada live from Peterborough and witnessed first-hand our talented players in action. Later, Cherry was recorded on Coaches Corner

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