County Geared Up for Winter

Snowplow hero Laura Millis is one of the many County team members who will be keeping Northumberland County roads safe and clear this winter. Northumberland County prepared for winter weather challenges “Our dedicated operators maintain a continuous weather watch day and night.” Director of Public Works Denise Marshall Cobourg – Thurs., Nov. 30, 2023 – […]

Holiday Train in Brighton

Raising money, food and food bank awareness WHEN: Tues., Nov. 27, 2023  from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. BRIGHTON) – On Tuesday, November 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Canadian Pacific and Kansas City (CPKC) Holiday Train will stop at Prince Edward Street in Brighton for musical performances as it celebrates its 25th anniversary. […]

Too Hammered To Drive Home? Catch A Free Ride

Operation Red Nose — Friday & Saturday nights — 9 am to 2 am — Dec 1 to Dec 22 — also Dec 31 Call YMCA Northumberland at 905-377-1218 to arrange a drive from one of the road teams. Operation Red Nose is a YMCA Northumberland program dedicated to saving lives by providing a free […]

Adopt A Grandparent Program Begins

Adopt a Grandparent this Christmas Seventh Year for this Community Care Northumberland Program Northumberland County – Thurs., Nov. 2, 2023 – For the seventh consecutive year, Community Care Northumberland (CCN) will support seniors throughout Northumberland County this holiday season through the organization’s Adopt a Grandparent program. This program spreads joy by surprising seniors who may […]

Halloween Safety Tips

Be on the Lookout for Trick or Treaters Northumberland – Mon., Oct. 30, 2023 – The Prince Edward County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind parents/guardians and children that Halloween can be a time of both excitement and potential danger. Help keep everyone safe by following these safety tips: Carry […]

Trent Hills Couple Climbs Mount Kilimanjaro

Christopher Cameron and Karen Henderson, residents of Meyers Island Climb to Celebrate their 40th Wedding Anniversary WHO: Christopher Cameron age 71 and Karen Henderson, age 64 Submitted by Christopher Cameron Thurs., Oct. 26, 2023 – Christopher Cameron and Karen Henderson, residents of Meyers Island, south of Campbellford, have recently returned from Africa, where they successfully […]

Barnum House Re-Enactment

Return to 1815 TAPimage@2020 Northumberland Players Outreach program in conjunction with the Cobourg and East Northumberland branch of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario are recreating the presence of Colonel Eliakim Barnum Saturday, October 21. Tour the house that was an eye-popper in its time. Considerable research effort will support this entertaining afternoon event that will […]

Northumberland Line of Commuter Connect Concludes

You Don’t Use it You Lose It Changes coming to Commuter Connect transit pilot program Reason: limited ridership on the Northumberland Line servicing Campbellford, Brighton, Colborne and Cobourg Cobourg – Oct. 18, 2023 – After a year-long evaluation, the Commuter Connect pilot transit program, launched in September 2022, will be introducing scheduled changes next month. The […]

Need Christmas Food/Toy Assistance?

2023 Application Guidelines for Christmas Assistance Here’s a list of contacts throughout Northumberland …including Campbellford, Hastings and Warkworth (Trent Hills)