Friday, January 22, 2021

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13 Posts

Why Your Small Business Needs A Website

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on small business the world over. Hundreds of thousands of business owners have been forced to...

More Ways to Shop Locally This Christmas – Online, Offline, Or on The Phone

Submitted by Vic Michener, Meaford Chamber of Commerce Santa's still making sure he visits downtown Meaford. Downtown shops are unveiling their windows. The Chamber of...

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Highlighted Need For Reliable Internet in Rural Communities

Rob Uhrig of the Meaford Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 continues and it illustrates some of the benefits and shortcomings of living in a predominantly rural...

Coyotes to be Continued…

Submitted by Mary Jack On July 22, it was announced by Kevin and Shelley Hooper, head coaches of the Georgian Bay Coyote Running Club, that...

Positive Light in the Time of COVID-19

Submitted by JD Moffatt of the Meaford Chamber of Commerce As the heat and humidity of what I’ll call ‘the COVID-19 Summer of 2020’ continues...

What Is The Chamber Of Commerce Doing During COVID-19?

Scott Gooch, President, Meaford Chamber of Commerce The Meaford downtown core was struggling long before our current circumstances. We all intuitively understand that if the...

2020 Apple Crop In Jeopardy Without Essential Workers On Farm

Brian Gilroy By Ontario standards, I have a relatively small apple orchard. I grow about a dozen different varieties on 25 acres of land that...

A Letter to Our Readers From TMI Publisher Susanne Wussow

By Susanne Wussow, Publisher To our readers,   We're celebrating our second year of publishing independent news, commentary and letters - no Big Brother telling us what to write, print or...

An Ill Wind

By Shane Jolley, Guest Columnist Only a government could take something as pure and simple as wind and make it more despised than a snowstorm...

Maybe We Don’t Need Political Parties At All

By Shane Jolley, Guest Columnist “Those who belong to a certain order of society - people who make big decisions that affect all of us...

Low Budget Humour

By Shane Jolley, Guest Columnist Readers who are slightly older than I may remember a TV show from the ‘70s called The Gong Show. It...

Liberal Government Sacrifices Rural Ontario Yet Again

By Bill Murdoch, MPP You may have already heard the news that the McGuinty Liberals have proposed major funding cuts to community pharmacies in their...

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