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Chamber of Commerce honours excellence in business at 'final virtual' awards ceremony

Chamber of Commerce honours excellence in business at ‘final virtual’ awards ceremony

Prince Edward County’s Chamber of Commerce honoured leadership and business excellence during its third, and expected to be final virtual event – with plans for the 2023 awards to be held live in November. “We continue to be impressed by the entrepreneurial talent and spirit of PEC businesses,” said Duarte Da Silva, chair of the […]

Picton hospital staff honoured for dedication when storm closed the County

Picton hospital staff honoured for dedication when storm closed the County

Quinte Health honoured staff from Picton’s hospital for their commitment to patients, and each other, during the major winter storm Christmas weekend that closed roads following rain, high winds and heavy snow. The Quinte Health Board of Directors expressed gratitude at its January meeting, impressed with the level of teamwork and commitment displayed at all […]

Picton Metro's heart-warming effort for four-year-old's birthday delights community

Picton Metro’s heart-warming effort for four-year-old’s birthday delights community

Thanks to social media, an entire community feels like it celebrated a unique birthday party with a four-year-old and is applauding efforts made by Picton’s Metro grocery store to make the day memorable. With thousands of views and positive comments racking in, Mom Hadas Brajtman had shared on Facebook, the “real feel good story” and […]

Vote for Hudgin Log House short-listed in national 'Next Great Save Competition'

Vote for Hudgin Log House short-listed in national ‘Next Great Save Competition’

UPDATE: Daily voting by the public will help Prince Edward County’s Hudgin House contend for a $50,000 prize as one of 10 heritage buildings short-listed in the National Trust for Canada’s Next Great Save competition. Online voting opens at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 and runs to to Wednesday, Feb. 22. At that time there […]

Record-breaking festival funds hospital equipment

Record-breaking festival funds hospital equipment

People supporting the 29th annual Festival of Trees raised a record-breaking $60,000 which will be used to purchase a ‘Trophon’ needed to disinfect ultrasound probes and three vital signs monitor mounts for the emergency department at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital (PECMH). On Friday, a small group of Prince Edward County Memorial Hosptial Auxiliary volunteers […]

Photos in the barn capture spirit of Christmas giving

Photos in the barn capture spirit of Christmas giving

Local residents and visitors celebrating the season with a “holiday photo in the barn” helped raise $7,500 for the campaign to build a new hospital in Picton. The spirit of Christmas was at an all time high at Andara Gallery as owners Tara Wilkinson and Andrew Csafordi presented the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation […]

Knatty Knitters present handmade blankets for people in hospital over Christmas

Knatty Knitters present handmade blankets for people in hospital over Christmas

Prince Edward County’s Knatty Knitters are once again helping to make Christmas a little bit cozier for the patients spending the holidays at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital (PECMH). For the fourth consecutive year, the Knatty Knitters have donated handmade with love lap blankets for patients in hospital. The group of seven volunteers knit blankets, […]

$10,000 gift to hospital in appreciation of great care

$10,000 gift to hospital in appreciation of great care

Every year, hundreds of families living across Prince Edward County and the Quinte region are impacted by a loved one’s urgent need for medical care. Illness, injury, the premature birth of a child, and the end of life are all part of the collective human experience, and yet when they arrive, everything changes. Touched by […]

Record-breaking year for Perfectly Preserved team

Record-breaking year for Perfectly Preserved team

The County’s own Perfectly Preserved team of volunteers smashed its fundraising record this year, netting more than $28,000 through its sales of jams, pickles, pies and seasonal treats in support of Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital. Over the last decade, the team has grown its efforts, turning an annual bake sale into a year-round cooking […]

Gift in memory of husband honours importance of County's hospital

Gift in memory of husband honours importance of County’s hospital

A memorial donation toward backing the build of the County’s new hospital honors both compassionate care received, and access to care for others in the future. Betsy Sinclair, and her now late husband Arthur, were passionate about helping others and advocating for the future of Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital (PECMH). The two moved to […]

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