SEAN CHASE/DAILY OBSERVER Rita Bilodeau shares a laugh with friends as they enjoy a warm summer afternoon in Fiddle Park. The Vermont native has been coming the Pembroke Old Time Fiddling and Step Dancing Championships for the past 30 years.

The future of fiddle culture

The Pembroke Old-Time Fiddling and Step Dancing Championships may be the largest of its kind in Canada but is the spirit of this 39-year-old Labour Da

PHOTO COURTESY RUNNERS LIFE, PETERBOROUGH Jackie MacGregor pictured during the ruinning portion of a recent triathlon. She is competing in the world championships in Edmonton Aug. 26 to Sept. 1.

She's taking on the world

A Beachburg woman has tackled the challenge of triathlon with a passion, and is set to compete at the ITU world championships in Edmonton.