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The Importance of Shopping Local this Holiday Season

The Importance of Shopping Local this Holiday Season

The Importance of Shopping Local this Holiday Season With Christmas just around the corner, this issue is dedicated to shopping local this holiday season. The importance of shopping local is something every single one of us should be very concerned about. Many businesses rely on local dollars and cannot survive without the support of our

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MARK’S Announces Largest Location in the World for Peterborough

Your favourite store for clothes that work has some big news. The Largest Mark’s Location in the world will soon open a brand-new store, right here in Peterborough! At approximately 30,000 Sq. Ft., with an extra 4,000 Sq. Ft on the sales floor, this beautiful new location has a ton of conveniences and will be

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Today, More Than Ever, We’re Stronger Together

“What have you done for me lately?” Chambers of Commerce across Ontario have a long-standing challenge of letting local businesses know all the benefits of joining their Chamber.  “Of course I joined the local Chamber; it’s just what businesses do” simply isn’t enough. Chambers of Commerce need to offer a business case – a value

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Cottage Country “Staycationing”

‘Staycations’ are becoming a popular trend where instead of travelling, families treat themselves to a stay close to home. An evening out, a swim in the pool, exploring your surrounding area with purpose, and no four hour trip home! The award winning, newly built (June 2015) Days Inn & Suites Lindsay is a beautiful place

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Cool Nights & Cozy Sweaters

As the nights cool down, we pull on cozy sweaters and replace sandals with socks, we also begin to think about turning the heat back on. Winter is coming, and one thing is certain here in Canada, we need reliable heating sources during those cold months. British Empire Fuels has been providing Bobcaygeon and surrounding

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Fall at Lockside

Fall has arrived at Lockside Trading Company! Highlighting all new Home Décor, Entertaining ideas, Furniture, lighting, clothing, and much, much, more! It’s where friends & Family meet all year round. Lockside located in Young’s Point, in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes at Lock #27 where the Trent-Severn Waterway meets Highway 28.  It is one

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Jewel Just Fine Wines

Bottling your own wine has become a popular trend lately, allowing you to choose a wine specifically designed to suit your taste and personal preferences. Many people bottle wine to take to the cottage, saving themselves those last minute trips to the store when unexpected guests arrive, and lasting the season through. Located in Warsaw,

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Chamber Announces 2017 Peterborough Business Excellence Awards Recipients

The 2017 Peterborough Business Excellence Awards, sponsored by Bell, were handed out at the awards ceremony at Showplace Performance Centre on October 18th.  The 14th annual ceremony was presented by the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, and is designed to publicly recognize and honour local businesses who have demonstrated a passion for excellence. In all, more

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