Saturday, April 17, 2021

Business News

There’s Still Time to Become a Contestant in This Year’s Meaford Dragons

Staff Meaford Dragons is a unique opportunity to start that new business or fund that much needed expansion. “The Meaford Chamber of Commerce is thrilled...

Downtown Patios Frustrate Business Owner

Helen Solmes Not all business owners are pleased with the municipality’s efforts to promote Meaford’s downtown in Stage 2 and now in Stage 3 of...

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...

Restaurant Patios Arrive on Sykes Street

Helen Solmes The Leeky Canoe on Sykes Street is the latest Meaford restaurant to create patio space for its customers during Stage 2 of the...

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...

Regional Unemployment Rate Increases to 8.1% in April

In April, the unemployment rate for the Stratford-Bruce Peninsula Economic Region increased by 2.2 percentage points to 8.1%. At the same time, the provincial...

Local Business Makes PPE Donation

Stephen Vance, Staff Meaford-based business 365 Sports has made a large donation of personal protective equipment (PPE) to our local hospital.Jesse Fulton of 365 Sports...

Community Award Winners Announced

Staff The 22nd Annual Meaford Chamber of Commerce Community Awards event was cancelled to comply with COVID-19 regulations, but that didn’t keep 0rganizers from celebrating...

Passion And Commitment the Driving Force Behind Business Partnership

There is an energy behind the scenes at Pampered Pet Spa in Meaford that can best be explained in terms of the owners’ passion...

Meaford’s New Pet Health & Wellness Center Has Town’s Tails Wagging

Staff Saturday, February 8, marked the grand opening of Canadian Pet Connection’s new Pet Health & Wellness Center. Being the first of its kind in...