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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Bluewater Angel Investor Group Launched

bluewater angel investors270A significant private sector initiative to invest in and mentor entrepreneurial companies in the Grey-Bruce region was announced, with the launch of the Bluewater Angel Investor Group.

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Holiday Crime Prevention Tips For Businesses

opp logo270Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) remind businesses to exercise caution, especially at this time of year with the increase of holiday spending, through reinforcement and review of crime prevention measures.

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