Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Business News

After two months of settling in to their ownership of Meaford's only grocery store, Pina and Kevin Godard say they have enjoyed meeting their new community, and are planning to show their appreciation for the warm welcome and support of Meaford residents with a special event on Saturday, September 3, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. During a recent interview, they told The Independent that the past couple of months have been a whirlwind, but they are excited about their...
Hills, the new bike repair shop and accommodations on Berry Street in Meaford, has been an adventure in the fullest sense of the word for business partners Eric Baldwin and Pete Lilly. When they took ownership of the former Hill’s Dairy building in December 2020, they had in mind a bike shop at street level and apartments above. Sometime between then and Hills' grand opening on July 28, plans changed, partly due to changes in circumstances, partly in response to...

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Meaford to Host Christmas On The Bay

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