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Ontario cutting red tape to support growth in the wine industry

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Ontario cutting red tape to support growth in the wine industry

Government of Ontario press release – Minister of Government and Consumer Services, Lisa Thompson, was joined by representatives from the Ontario wine industry on Monday, Aug. 12/2019, to announce changes in reducing regulatory burden to support growth in the industry. Changes have been made to the rules under the Vintners Quality Alliance Act that reduces […]

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Market set to celebrate Farmers’ Market Week in Ontario during peak of harvest season

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Market set to celebrate Farmers’ Market Week in Ontario during peak of harvest season

City of St. Catharines press release –  – As Niagara celebrates an abundance of fresh bounty from local farms, the St. Catharines Farmers’ Market will join markets across the province to celebrate Farmers’ Market Week. The week of Aug. 11 to 18/2019 is Farmers’ Market Week in Ontario, and residents are encouraged to celebrate by […]

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Wainfleet Farmers Market grows to new location

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Wainfleet Farmers Market grows to new location

Township of Wainfleet press release – There are few symbols of rural life that are as iconic, and as much beloved, as the idea of the Farmers Market. Marrying the passion of farmers as providers of healthy food and stewards of the land, with the appreciation of customers for the quality and satisfaction that comes […]

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City leading regional initiative to help main street businesses strengthen online presence

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City leading regional initiative to help main street businesses strengthen online presence

City of St. Catharines press release –  The City of St. Catharines is leading a regional project that aims to help main street businesses enhance their online digital presence. Working in partnership with 12 business improvement areas (BIAs) across Niagara, the City has received a $70,000 grant from Digital Main Street, a program funded by […]

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Emterra Environmental’s support for Walker Family Cancer Centre tops $300,000

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Emterra Environmental’s support for Walker Family Cancer Centre tops $300,000

Niagara Health Foundation press release – Can Niagara’s blue and grey recycling boxes help fight cancer? They sure can, thanks to how much the Region’s residents and businesses recycle each year. Eight years ago, when Emterra Environmental took over the contract to collect recyclables from residential households and businesses, the company committed to an annual […]

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Niagara College receives $14 million investment to expand SONAMI

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Niagara College receives $14 million investment to expand SONAMI

The Government of Canada has made a $14 million investment that will allow Niagara College to expand the growth of the Southern Ontario Network for Advances Manufacturing Innovation (SONAMI). “Created in 2016 with a $7.3-million contribution from FedDev Ontario, SONAMI is a network of seven post-secondary institutions that pools the resources and expertise of its members […]

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