It costs more to live in the "big city"
As reported by InsideBelleville.com, a new study released by Kanetix.ca found that cities in the Greater Toronto Area have the highest rates of auto insurance in Ontario. The City of Brampton's...
Retail makeover project in Bancroft
The Bancroft Business Improvement Area (BBIA) has partnered with the local Community Futures Development Corporation and Loyalist College to provide a RETAIL Makeover Project.
The goal of this...
Listening to existing businesses in Tweed
The Tweed & Area Chamber of Commerce is implementing a local economic development project this Spring. Known formally as a Business Retention & Expansion (BR+E) Project, in partnership with...
Innovative Rural Opportunities Abound
There are many innovative rural businesses across our region. What's your passion? Contact us today to get your dream business started in Hastings County.
What's your backup plan?
Most likely you saw news footage of what happened recently in the Buffalo, NY area. They received a TON of snow in late 2014.
Whether it's several feet of snow, an ice storm such as Ontario...
Focussing on creative, entrepreneurial types
While on Twitter, I noticed this article titled, "How to keep small towns from disappearing". While it was published almost two years ago, the points made throughout haven't aged.
The key message...
Starting or growing a food business?
Do you wish to start or grow a food business? If yes, there are a couple of workshops coming up that you may be interested in.
On Tuesday, January 20 from 9am to 3pm, plan to attend "Exploring Value...
Start a business!
Are you between the ages of 18 and 29 and dream of opening your own business? What is your passion? What do you love to do?
If you've got a great idea for a business, there's a program called "...