Federal support for businesses
Today, new supports were announced by the Government of Canada to help support workers and businesses through Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan. You can access the news release here....
Support & Resources for Small Business During COVID-19
The new Coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting Canadian businesses and their operations. Restrictions on travel and public gatherings, as well as supply chain disruptions and market uncertainty is...
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Discover how to deliver memorable experiences that focus beyond what the visitor can see and do, by harnessing the unique assets of the community in its people, culture, and regional identity....
Family Day Itinerary in Hastings County
Photos and story submitted by Linsey De Ruysscher
If you’re a regular reader of the Hastings County blog, you know that I’m the type of wanderer known as a “Memory Maker”. I’m all about...
Plenty of Jobs Available Across Hastings County
We are working hard to promote Hastings County as a place to relocate to. Often I’m asked, “Sounds great, but where will I work?” There are quite a number of opportunities...
A Snowy Sunday at O’Hara Mill
Pictures and story submitted by Britt and Jeff
The most Canadian winter we’ve had in a while is making it harder and harder to fight the urge to hibernate at home wrapped in a cozy blanket on the...
The Hastings County Foodie Tour
Pictures and Story Submitted by Britt and Jeff
We take food seriously! It’s not just a source of nutrients...it’s a hobby, a favourite past time, a tool for people to connect, food is art......
Update on tourism and economic development matters
I am pleased to share this overview of current tourism and economic development matters and outline year-to-date progress we have made, particularly since the adoption of the Mandate and Operations...
People are buying up properties in our County
As reported by Moose FM recently, the Bancroft and Area Association of Realtors reports that 81 properties were sold in May, 2017 which is close to the record set in July, 2003. The average...
Hastings County and Rural Employment Initiative
Hasting County and Rural Employment Initiative (REI)
The Rural Employment Initiative (REI) project is a partnership between the Ontario Association for Community Futures Development Corporation (...