A Toy Story for the ‪#‎environment‬?

Buzz, Woody & Mr. Potato Head didn’t see this one coming. Last year, 571 families borrowed 6,000 toys from the Peterborough Family Resource Center. The PFRC Toy Library rents toys and games to families for FREE! Toys are suitable for children of all ages and many...

So ECO-Logical!

Jo Anne’s Place is so ECO-Logical! Julia Luymes explains: “Our team at Jo Anne’s Place Health Foods believes that by investing in the ‪#‎environment‬, we are investing in ourselves and our future. Any products that fail to sell are given to Brock Mission...

St. Patrick’s Day 5km Run & Walk

Is there a ‪#‎green‬ act at the end of the rainbow? After running a hard race, athletes usually enjoy a banana as a nutritious post-race snack. However, the banana peels, and other food waste, are often doomed for the landfill. This year, Ptbo Random Acts of Green is...

If it ain’t far, don’t take the car.

If it ain’t far, don’t take the car. Michelle Hean had a great story for us. “Me and my husband Lawrence decided to sell our car. We have been together for 19 years and married for 1.5 years. We just felt that ‪#‎walking‬ and ‪#‎bicycling‬ is better for us and the...

Broken stuff?

Broken stuff? There’s a fix for that. Repair Cafe Peterborough is hosted once a month by a group of volunteers at The Spill in downtown Peterborough. They fix common household items free of charge, including broken kettles, headphones, vacuums, computers, toasters,...