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Float Your Fanny set for April 8

Float Your Fanny Down The Ganny is set for April 8 following approval from Port Hope council at its committee-of-the-whole meeting Tuesday night.

The valour of Charles Smith Rutherford VC is one of many local-heritage stories the Cramahe Township community can take pride in. Learn more Feb. 25 at the Cramahe Heritage Day event. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Take pride at Cramahe Heritage Day event Saturday

There's so much about the heritage of the Cramahe Township community to be proud of, and Heritage Cramahe will show you why this Saturday, Feb. 25 at its annual Cramahe Heritage Day.

Name suggestion for Cobourg park declined

Though Willow Park was submitted for consideration in naming the linear park in Cobourg's west-end New Amherst subdivision, the suggestion has been officially declined.

Cobourg council hears CIP report

Cobourg council's committee-of-the-whole meeting last week included a report on its new Downtown Cobourg Vitalization Community Improvement Plan.

Katriona Dean with her 2016 street piano "Arpejayo" in Cobourg. PETE FISHER/Northumberland Today file photo

Cobourg street piano proposals sought

Looking ahead to a time of dry, snow-free sidewalks, the Town of Cobourg is welcoming expressions of interest for street pianos for the 2017 Keys To Our Town program.

St. Mary Catholic Secondary School student Rachel Barton will shine In The Spotlight Feb. 26 with the La Jeunesse Youth Orchestra. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Young talents shine In The Spotlight

The young talents of the La Jeunesse Youth Orchestra will shine at their In The Spotlight concert Feb. 26 at Port Hope United Church.

Local artist declares pop-up sale

The art on the walls of The Human Bean is just part of the ambience at the downtown Cobourg coffee shop.

Members of the two Cobourg-based Probus Clubs (Northshore and Northumberland) are seen enjoying a break at the Dine portion of a recent Drive and Dine event. SUBMITTED PHOTO

March is Probus month

As of 2017, it's 30 years of fun and fellowship for the Probus Club in Canada — and not quite that many for the eight Probus Clubs in Northumberland County.

Celebrate Canada 150 with $150 challenge

Northumberland United Way invites you to celebrate all that is best about Canadians this sesquicentennial year with the $150 challenge.

Apply for NHH scholarship by March 1

Northumberland Hills Hospital has announced an extension on the deadline to apply for its annual Health Professions Scholarship.

Time seemed to fly as the Ontario 55+ Winter Games organizing committee put the final touches on preparing for the event. Co-chairs are Paul Allen (left) and Eugene Todd (right) are seen with Town of Cobourg sports and event co-ordinator Ashley Haynes. CECILIA NASMITH/Northumberland Today

Let the Games begin

As participants in the 2017 Ontario 55+ Winter Games begin to arrive in Cobourg today from across the province, the town’s sports and events co-ordinator Ashley Haynes is looking at the event with a new perspective.

Cobourg council meeting date changed

Cobourg council has decided to alter its regular schedule so that councillors can participate more fully in the opening ceremonies for the Ontario 55+ Winter Games being hosted in Cobourg.