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CHEX TV October 24


Peterborough Examiner October 24

Torbram Electric Supply opens today (October 24) in a new location! The new space is larger, more efficient and accommodates their continued growth and expansion. Torbram is a Canadian company and part of a global electrical wholesale network. The new location is 638 The Kingsway, Unit A. Open Monday through Saturday, watch for a Grand Opening on November 1.


Congratulations to Angela Mark who is celebrating 30 years since she launched her design label and opened her fashion business.  Angela has also announced that as part of the evolution of her business, she is retiring her store front at the corner of King & Aylmer in Peterborough.  Angela is having an Anniversary, Store Retirement & Clearance sale of her ready to wear clothing, as well as her exclusive fabric collection this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Be sure to follow Angela to find out what is next for the award winning designer and entrepreneur.  Her website is follow her on Twitter @angelammark or find her on Facebook Angela Mark Designs


The DBIA announced an exciting new contest last week. Called Win This Space, one local entrepreneur is going to get a big head start with a free one-year lease on a downtown storefront. There are local businesses and organizations that have put together a complete package of products and services with a $35,000 value. If you have a business idea you have until January 13 to enter. For more information visit


The Peterborough Chamber of Commerce launches a new event tomorrow, Called Next Level PTBO. The quarterly luncheon will profile three local business people who are taking things to the next level. Plus, each of them will introduce who’s next. In one lunch hour you’ll meet 6 innovative, interesting, and inspiring people. Lunch is free for Chamber members, sponsored by The Venue, but you must register at