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CLIFFORD SKARSTEDT/QMI Agency Charlie the cougar is in excellent health as he lets out a huge yawn in quarantine Wednesday at the Riverview Park and Zoo in Peterborough. Supervisor Steve Thexton says that the tame cougar that was captured by the Ministry of Natural Resources on July 11 north of Grafton after wandering around the area for several days will spend another week and a half in quarantine before being eventually relocated to another area in the zoo. Charlie has been dining on beef organs and horse meat.

Relaxing at the zoo

Charlie the cougar is in excellent health as he lets out a huge yawn in quarantine Wednesday at the Riverview Park and Zoo in Peterborough.

Make your own kind of music Aug. 9 at Mark Sepic's music-recycling workshop, offered as part of the Arts Day at Port Hope Farmers' Market. Submitted Photo

Make your own kind of music

You'll have the chance to make your own kind of music Aug. 9, when Mark Sepic offers a music-recycling workshop at the Port Hope Farmers' Market.

It's about more than just The Cup

First of all I wanted to congratulate Craig and Denise Williams for raising a son, Justin, who is both humble and grounded. I know they must be very proud of him and the way he carries himself in public and interacts with fans and admirers. Regardless of his outstanding athletic accomplishments, he is an amazing young man .

Submitted Photo Kevin Fast of Cobourg proudly displays the award he has received as the 2014 BrandLaureate International Brand Personality, as determined by the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation. The July 4 letter informing the local strongman of the award explained that the award honours outstanding individuals who have contributed significantly to the world and society at large by setting benchmarks of excellence in their own fields. Past recipients include Nelson Mandela, Hillary Clinton, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Ivan Lendl, Tiger Woods, Sir Cliff Richard, and Earth, Wind and Fire, as well as several Nobel Laureates.

Fast receives award

Kevin Fast of Cobourg proudly displays the award he has received as the 2014 BrandLaureate International Brand Personality, as determined by the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation.

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