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Fonthill ReStore to host February networking event

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Fonthill ReStore to host February networking event

Habitat for Humanity Niagara’s Fonthill ReStore on Highway 20 is hosting February’s Welland/Pelham Chamber of Commerce Business After Five networking event on Wednesday, February 10th from 5:00 p.m.– 7:00 p.m. The event will give Chamber members and guests an opportunity to see what the ReStore has to offer, with products priced significantly lower than retail […]

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business set to begin $22-million transformation

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business set to begin $22-million transformation

Brock University Press Release – The planning is nearly over. The $22-million expansion of Brock’s Goodman School of Business is expected to go to tender in May, and should be under construction by June. Using an innovative blend of new construction and major upgrades of existing space, the project will grow Goodman from its current […]

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Brock’s grape and wine research centre big boost for Ontario’s economy: study

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Brock’s grape and wine research centre big boost for Ontario’s economy: study

Brock University Press Release – A new study shows that Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) contributed more than $91-million and the equivalent of 307 jobs to Ontario’s economy in 2014-15. Conducted by the management consulting firm MDB Insight, the economic impact study found that investments in CCOVI’s industry-driven research and education […]

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New Biz: The Saucy Pot

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New Biz: The Saucy Pot

Port Colborne – Husband and wife team Tyler Myles Kiernander and Christine Kiernander have added a new flavour in the East Village with The Saucy Pot. “Every day we do a couple of different soups,” Chef Tyler Myles Kiernander said. “We try to do a gluten free and vegetarian one and we do a meat […]

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Port Colborne artist creates new look for historical places

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Port Colborne artist creates new look for historical places

After 15 years in Los Angeles, Artist Diana Williamson has come back to Port Colborne. She has begun a unique collection of work called “The Magic of Niagara Collection.” Her artwork is her interpretation of local historic residences, sketched in markers using bold colours, with a musical name for the artwork, creating notecards and 8 […]

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Brock’s BioLinc receives provincial funding to support young Niagara entrepreneurs

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Brock’s BioLinc receives provincial funding to support young Niagara entrepreneurs

Young entrepreneurs in Niagara will reap the rewards of provincial funding for BioLinc, Brock University’s incubation facility run by the Goodman School of Business. Support provided by the Government of Ontario’s Youth Entrepreneurship Partnerships (YEP) program will allow BioLinc to launch the Niagara Youth Entrepreneurship Network (NYEN), which will bring various organizations in Niagara together […]

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