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PECI girls hockey team heads to Bay of Quinte action

PECI girls hockey team heads to Bay of Quinte action

Story and photos by Rebecca Juby The PECI Girls hockey team came out on top of a tough battle, beating the ENSS Blue Dragon 2-1 to move on to Bay of Quinte action. The game started off with ENSS pushing hard in the Panthers’ end, causing the defense to work hard. The Panthers had a […]

Cherry Valley WI gives sweet thanks to first responders

Cherry Valley WI gives sweet thanks to first responders

In celebration of the 120th anniversary of Women’s Institutes, Cherry Valley WI members delivered dozens of cookies to first responders in Prince Edward County. Members Maureen Finnegan, Jean Burrows, Elaine Marshall, Dini Kempenaar and Lynda Westervelt also delivered $120 to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s Communicatons Co-ordinator Briar Boyce. The local branch of […]

Veteran actor, director and producer to join PEC Festival Players

Veteran actor, director and producer to join PEC Festival Players

Prince Edward County’s Festival Players has announced Graham Abbey, acclaimed stage, television and film actor, director and founder of The Groundling Theatre Company, is to assume the role of Artistic Director in 2018. Abbey, with more than 30 Stratford productions to his credit, has just come off an impressive run with two critically-acclaimed productions, The […]

Comments on plan for Prince Edward Point open to March 31

Comments on plan for Prince Edward Point open to March 31

In August 2016 Environment and Climate Change Canada’s Canadian Wildlife Service held a meeting in Picton where they presented a draft of their proposed Management Plan for the Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area located at the end of Long Point in South Marysburgh. There was little notice of the meeting but 40 or so […]

MRI machine gets its new parts in March

MRI machine gets its new parts in March

Quinte Health Care is making arrangements for the public’s needs as its MRI machine in Belleville will undergo its reconstructive surgery in March. The diagnostic tool will be out of service March 10 – April 22 as it receives all new working parts, (excluding the magnet). During the downtime, physicians will send patients for other […]

Panthers end regular season with two wins

Panthers end regular season with two wins

By Rebecca Juby PECI Girl’s hockey ended regular season play with back-to-back wins this week. Monday the girls took on ENSS Blue Dragons and won 3-1. The game started strong for the Panthers with Brooke Jackson scoring within the first 20 seconds of the period. The game became dominated by ENSS, thirsty for a goal, […]

PEC Fire Chief urges checks on smoke alarms and escape plans following fatal fire

PEC Fire Chief urges checks on smoke alarms and escape plans following fatal fire

In the wake of a fatal fire in Brampton Tuesday that killed a mother, father and daughter, the Prince Edward County Fire Department has issued a reminder to the public to be sure of working smoke alarms and  a fire escape plan in place. “Many fatal fires occur at night when everyone is asleep, so […]

County wins triple nod for economic development awards

County wins triple nod for economic development awards

The County’s Community Development Department was honoured by the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) for recent advertising and marketing efforts. At the organization’s annual conference in downtown Toronto last week, the County received three nods in the categories for municipalities with a population between 10,000 and 50,000. The awards included: 1. Best 2016 Publication […]

Now is the time to list your property for sale

Now is the time to list your property for sale

The number of listings is low but real estate dollar sales amounts increased last month – up 21 per cent for all property types and 27.7 per cent for residential sales over January in 2016. Cathy Polan, president Quinte District Association of Realtors, reports active residential listings were down 35.1 per cent from a year ago […]

Recall expanded for PC Organics baby food

Recall expanded for PC Organics baby food

PC Organics brand baby food has been recalled due to the potential presence of dangerous bacteria. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency notes a manufacturing error resulted in excess water in the products which could support the growth of Clostridium Botulinum. The recall was originally issued Feb. 3 due to a consumer complaint and has since […]

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