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Living the Dream in Cottage Country

Living the Dream in Cottage Country

Here in Cottage Country the beauty of the region brings many new residents each year. They come for the fresh air and the vast beauty of nature with its soothing waters and beautiful landscapes. More and more people are craving the peace that cottage country consistently delivers. Vacation memories call many back, to consider living

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Where the Finer Things are Made

When thinking of renovations, ‘Artisan’ doesn’t usually spring to mind. But when you find an accomplished trades-person whose work speaks so loudly of detail and skill, it is impossible not to compare their work to art. Ian Le Blanc of Loyal Millwork Company is that artisan. He is an expertly skilled craftsman who has learned

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Nominations Open for the Excellence Awards

The Kawartha Chamber’s Awards of Excellence Gala is held annually in November. This much-anticipated evening is the Chamber’s premiere event of the year! Business professionals come together to celebrate local businesses that make our communities unique. The highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Business Awards of Excellence. Nominations are now being accepted

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Tom and Wendy Hunt

Meet Tom & Wendy – Your Dream Team Realtors

This dynamic real estate duo, lives and works at the cottage, fulfilling a dream they once had and now it is their passion helping others achieve theirs! Hence the name of their business, Hunt4Dreams Realty Inc. Brokerage, this husband and wife team Tom and Wendy Hunt, spend their days searching for the perfect place for

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Being a Successful Entrepreneur is a Matter of Drive

Traditional thinking may dictate that in order to become successful in business you must be a college graduate, or at the very least have graduated from high school, but (while it is recommended that you do complete your studies if you are intending on becoming an entrepreneur) many people have proven it’s not an absolute

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The Chamber & Service Ontario Celebrating 70 Years

A vital piece of the Kawartha Chamber for many years, has been a third-party contract with the provincial government for issuing of driver and vehicle licences, currently known as Service Ontario. The Chamber office has moved to various locations throughout the Village of Lakefield over the years. The present location of ServiceOntario is on Water

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When Furniture is Art

A piece of solid hand-crafted wood furniture is a unique piece of art that will last for many years.  Such furnished art is a conversation piece and often a family heirloom, passed from generation to generation with special meaning. Meet Anthony Andrews & Paula Blackburn of Q & G Unique Wood Designs. The two started

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Most Influential Woman in Air Ambulance Services 2017

Drawing on over 29 years’ experience, Angels of Flight Canada Inc. is a 100% Canadian owned business that serves travellers around the globe who experience a medical emergency including injury or illness, supporting the needs or healthcare providers, hospitals, a variety of government agencies, insurers, businesses, and families. Gail Courneyea talks us through the firm

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