Enjoy Nature in the Ganaraska Forest

Enjoy Nature in the Ganaraska Forest

With warmer days finally here, now’s the perfect time to get out of the house and enjoy some time with nature. The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority (GRCA) is giving you a chance to do just that, with it’s hosting its annual Put Some Spring In Your Step! event at the Ganaraska Forest Centre on Sunday May 3rd. […]

Farce of Nature at Brighton Barn Thea...

Photo: Brighton Barn Theatre

If you’re a theatre buff (or even if you’re not not!), you’re in for a real treat with Farce of Nature which is opening at the Brighton Barn Theatre on April 17. The play, written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten, takes you to rural Arkansas as the Wilburn family attempt to save […]

Colborne Art Gallery to feature new e...


A new exhibit is coming to the Colborne Art Gallery in mid-April featuring the works of Northumberland artist Susan McDonald. Titled “Talking to Myself: Going Beyond”, the exhibit will feature McDonald’s latest works in clay and paper. One of McDonald’s pieces will also be on display at the Cramahe Town Hall in Colborne. Big. Small. Functional. Non-Functional. […]

Learn about guide dogs


We’ve all seen them working hard for their masters. Guide and working dogs are a vital lifeline for thousands of people with special needs, keeping them safe and giving them freedom and easy of mobility. Have you ever wanted to learn more about guide dogs? Are you curious about the intense training they go through to […]

Cobourg DBIA launches new contest


“Feel Good Downtown”, that’s the Cobourg DBIA’s slogan and they’re giving one local entrepreneur the chance feel good in their own in their own downtown business space. Presented in partnership with the Northumberland Community Futures Development Corporation, Northumberland Business Advisory Centre, and the Town of Cobourg, the “Win this Feel Good Space” contest is awarding $12,000 […]

What’s Open and Closed for East...


Many shops and services are either closed or have reduced hours over the Easter long weekend. It’s best to call ahead to make sure the store you want to visit is open. LCBO and LCBO Agency outlets will be closed on Good Friday, Easter Sunday The Beer Store is closed Good Friday and Easter Sunday […]

5 Easter Activities in Northumberland

5 Easter Activities in Northumberland

East weekend has arrived and with most of us getting four days off work, there’s plenty of time to take in some of the many activities happening throughout Northumberland. Here’s a sampling of our top picks: 1. Photos with the Easter Bunny  Join the Easter Bunny at Northumberland Mall in Cobourg. Drop by for a hug […]

Citizen Police Academy coming to Cobo...


The Cobourg Police announced they’re kicking off a “Citizen Police Academy” that starts with training of interested community members in late April. The goal of the Citizen Police Academy is not only to help local residents better understand police work in their community, but to develop stronger ties between our community and the police service in an […]

Colborne Art Gallery presents “...

Courtesy Colborne Art Gallery

The Colborne Art Gallery is hosting a new exhibit by Northumberland artist Pat Stanley. Titled “Now”, the exhibit opened March 7th and goes until April 12. “Now” is a visual dialogue about the tensions generated by the interaction of man-made and natural landscapes. Pat’s work explores primal issues about the environment, the Universe and our […]

Cobourg Seedy Saturday April 4


Seed starting time has arrived and gardeners everywhere are anxious to get their hands dirty and seeds planted. There’s no better place to get seeds than at a seed exchange, and Go Green Together is hosting one on April 4 from 10 to 12 at their Cobourg office located at 739 Darcy Street. Everyone is […]