Sunday, October 24, 2021

Business News

Temporary Rotating Closures on Sykes Street North For Natural Gas Pipe Replacement

The construction work currently being completed along Sykes Street between Bayfield Street and Collingwood Street is a project by Enbridge (Union Gas) to replace...

Second Grey Bruce Virtual Job Fair April 7; Focus on Student and Seasonal Jobs

In March, more than 1,200 job seekers and 125 employers connected through the Grey Bruce Virtual Job Fair to explore 1,500 local job opportunities....

Uncovering of Old Sign Brings Back Memories of the Meaford Creamery

There was quite a stir last week on the main street when an old sign for the Meaford Creamery was uncovered at the AJ...

Region’s First Virtual Job Fair Connects Hundreds Of Job Seekers With Local Opportunities

The Grey Bruce Regional Job Fair went virtual this year, using a digital platform to link job seekers with local employers. On Wednesday, March...

Outdoor Patio Pilot Program Extended For 2021

Meaford's Council has voted in favour of extending the outdoor patio pilot program for 2021. The outdoor patio pilot was a life-saver for some of...

Walker Aggregates’ Meaford Quarry Receives Progressive Rehabilitation Award

Walker Aggregates’ Meaford Quarry in the Municipality of Meaford has received OSSGA’s 2020 Progressive Rehabilitation Award, presented at OSSGA’s 2021 Conference & AGM at...

Region’s Largest Job Fair is Going Virtual

The region’s largest job fair is expanding and moving online to safely connect employers and job seekers. The Grey Bruce Virtual Job Fair will...

Time to Invest in Ourselves

Change is finally here. For me, it arrived in the form of a dark red sedan last July. After stopping on Sykes St., a lanky...

December Unemployment Rate Increases to 5.6%

In December, the unemployment rate for the Stratford-Bruce Peninsula Economic Region, which includes the Municipality of Meaford, increased by 0.2 percentage point to 5.6%....

Keeping the Arts Alive in Meaford

Meaford’s entertainment culture boasts a vibrant community of talented local musicians where the downtown is usually bustling throughout the year with live music and...