Peterborough

Published On: May 31, 2019

TVO.org talks to Dan Haley, founder of Peterborough’s Haley House, about the special needs of elderly prisoners — and how to help them die with dignity.

Published On: May 16, 2019

Once a month, scientists gather at a local pub to talk about their findings and their work — and everyone’s invited. It’s all part of an effort to break down barriers between experts and the public.

Published On: April 24, 2019
Volunteers throughout the province are turning old infrastructure into new gardens — part of a larger movement toward greening urban spaces.
Published On: February 21, 2019

Instead of raising property taxes to fund its climate-change plans, Peterborough has gone a different route — it’s accepting voluntary donations from residents.

Published On: July 04, 2018

Business owners thought Peterborough needed tidying up. Local people needed jobs. Now they’re working together.

Published On: June 06, 2018

Advocates for the long-promised Peterborough Parkway hope a new government will bring it back to life.

Published On: May 17, 2018

If you want a good idea of who will be Ontario's next premier, look to Peterborough—Kawartha — history shows it's an excellent guide.

Published On: August 30, 2016
or 25 years, 4th Line Theatre, a small outdoor theatre company in Millbrook, Ont., has been presenting plays about local history. ,The Hero of Hunter Street, tells the story of the Quaker Oats factory disaster in Peterborough in 1916.