Archive | February, 2019

Avid Hockey Fan Ray Jackson Pays a Visit to Hall of Fame

Raymond Jackson of Ballymena, Northern Ireland dropped into the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame to share a cup of coffee and a few stories.  He is in town to see Petes player Liam Kirk play against  the Ottawa ’67 tonight. Ray is heading back to Ireland after having spent a week visiting his […]

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2019 “Pink in the Rink” Another Successful Night!

Although the final score was in favour of the Oshawa Generals, the Peterborough Petes and the Canadian Cancer Society were the real winners last night at the Memorial Centre. The arena was filled with pink, the crowd was respectfully silent as the video presentation showing photographs of survivors and those lost to cancer was broadcast, […]

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Remembering George “Red” Sullivan

George “Red” Sullivan, the East City boy who played with 3 of the Original Six NHL teams, passed away January 19th, 2019 at the age of 89. Mr. Sullivan is an honoured member of the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame.  He was inducted in 1980 for his abilities and contributions to hockey, softball […]

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