Dragons For 9th Annual Dragons' Den Meaford Announced

ddlogo270 2What do a Queen’s Golden Jubilee medal winner, a president, a pharmacist, a chief hydration officer, and a banking executive all have in common? Well, one thing at least - they’re the Official Dragons of the 9th Annual Dragons’ Den Meaford.

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Father & Son Move Business From Oakville to Meaford

CanadianPetConnection Lorne Brandon Forder270For decades small rural towns have seen businesses, industry, and even its people pull up stakes to seek greener pastures in larger urban centres, but every now and then it works the other way, as has been the case with Lorne Forder and his son Brandon, who have moved their pet supply business from Oakville, where they operated for a quarter century, to Meaford.

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9th Annual Dragons' Den Meaford Approaching

ddlogo270 2The Meaford Chamber of Commerce will present the 9th annual production of Dragons' Den Meaford on Wednesday, October 25, at Meaford Hall.

This year's event promises to be bigger and even more exciting than ever,” said organizers.

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Regional Unemployment Rate Surpasses Provincial Rate

four county labour market planning board 270The Stratford-Bruce Peninsula unemployment rate rose sharply to 6.3 % in February from 5.2% in January, while the province saw a softer rise to 6.2% from 6.0%. This is the first time in 12 months that our region has been above the monthly provincial unemployment rate.

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