Meet Lynn & Xavier.

My grandson, 10-year-old Xavier, had been asking for a guitar for months. He spies them in Costco and he’s drawn like metal to a high power magnet. This is refreshing in a time of X-Boxes, Wii’s and DS’s. In October I scored gift certificates for eight music lessons...

Meet Amanda Dame.

Meet Amanda Dame, a 44 year old veterinarian at Peterborough Veterinary Services. Amanda is married and is the mother of 2 year-old Abigail. She is an avid runner, skier, and, of course, biker. What is her ‪#‎ptboraog‬? “My work is only 3.5 km away from home. I bike...

Local Butcher Shop

Love bacon?     So does Blake Wilson, a 33 year old book-keeper who shops at the The Community Butcher Shop almost every day. Locally owned and operated, the shop prides itself on sourcing local meat within 50kms of Peterborough. “I love the peameal bacon...

Meet Jennifer Garland.

  Jennifer Garland , owner of The Mane Intent Inc. is a mother, wife, sister, daughter, friend, and artist. She just sent us a message: “Does giving up a contract and commute to Toronto to launch a farm based business count as a Random Act of Green?” Nah.....

Meet Jaxon Brennan.

Bumped into this lad on George Street: a bearded Trent University rower from Barrie. A cyclist, outdoor enthusiast, and a photographer, we thought we’d give him a shout for his ‪#‎ptboraog‬. “I do my best to remember my mug. Sometimes I forget it, but hey, I’d say I...