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Remembering Herb Warr

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The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame and the community have lost a good friend. Herb Warr an Honoured member of the Hall of Fame passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at the age of 90 . Herb was born in the small community of Westwood, Ontario (east of Peterborough). He served in the […]

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Remembering Steve Rexe

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Steve Rexe, an Honoured Member of the Hall of Fame passed away November 12, 2013 at his home in Belleville, Ontario. He was 66 years old. A former goalie for his hometown Petes, Steve holds the distinction of being the first player ever drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins. He signed with the LA Kings and […]

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Recognition for Hall of Fame Members

A number of Hall of Fame members have recently been recognized for their contribution to sport and their community. Tim Barrie a 2013 inductee was named Peterborough Business Citizen of the Year; Jennifer Walinga a 2013 inductee was inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame; Neil Thompson and Bob Crowe have had their sweaters […]

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Hall of Fame Honour Veterans

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The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame is proud to honour our Veterans. Many of our inducted members served in WWI, WWII, Korea, the United Nations and in present day conflicts around the world. To show our gratitude and appreciation, the Hall has prepared an exhibit of pictures and memorabilia featuring members of the […]

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Hall of Fame Car Draw

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame Car Draw Press Conference will take place Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 11:30 a.m. at the Hall of Fame. The Annual Car Draw is one of two major fundraisers for the Hall of Fame. Ticket sellers can pick up their tickets at this time. The vehicle of choice […]

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Hall of Fame Annual Meeting

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame Annual Meeting will take place Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Hall of Fame. All Hall of Fame members and representatives are welcome to attend.

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Remembering Les Ascott

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The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame wish to offer our condolences to the family of Les Ascott, an Honoured Member of the Hall of Fame. Les was a WWII Navy Veteran, former Captain of the Toronto Argonauts and a five time Grey Cup Winner. Les passed away at the age of 91 on […]

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Hall Of Fame Bursary

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame presented bursary awards at a Press Conference held Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at the Hall of Fame. This is the 18th year the Hall has presented four local high school graduates with the bursary valued at $1000.00 each. The bursary winners this year are: Emily Challice, Kenner […]

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