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Busy October at the Cobourg Public Library

The much anticipated Cobourg Public Library Annual Book Sale is coming soon! On Oct. 14 the Cobourg Library will be the best place in town to buy your books, music and movies. The great thing about this book sale is that YOU set the prices. Simply make a donation to the library for the items you would like to take home - you pay what you want. This

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What's new at the Port Hope library for fall?

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” muses Daisy Buchanan in The Great Gatsby. At Port Hope Public Library, the month of September signals the return of our regular programming and the arrival of many special events.

Jack Rabinovitch, founder of the Giller Prize, arrives on the red carpet at the Giller Prize Gala in Toronto on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)

Giller Prize creator dead after fall

Jack Rabinovitch, the beloved businessman who created the lucrative and prestigious Scotiabank Giller Prize literary award that boosted the profiles and sales of countless Canadian fiction authors, has died.