Back-To-School Shopping in Brantford!

Posted on Monday, August 31, 2020 12:00 AM

This year’s back-to-school shop might feel a little different than previous years, but then again this year’s everything feels a little different. Whether you’re making the choice to home-school, complete online learning or send your kids to school, you’re likely in need of some new clothes and/or supplies for your kids at home.

If you are doing a back-to-school shop this year, we encourage you do it locally. It doesn’t matter whether you shop from small independent stores or chains, as long as you’re...


Custom #BrantfordTogether Gear from Grelin Apparel Graphics

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2020 12:00 AM

During this pandemic, it has been inspiring to see how the community has united to support one another. Grelin Apparel Graphics is offering a way for workplaces to sport their resiliency and local pride with their new line of #BrantfordTogether t-shirts and masks.

Grelin Apparel Graphics is a locally owned and operated screen printing and embroidery shop. Founders Greg and Linda Hunt have been supplying area businesses with corporate apparel and promotional products since 1990. 


Safety First at Lynden Park Mall

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2020 12:00 AM

Lynden Park Mall happily opened its doors on Friday, June 12 as part of Stage 2 of the Province’s reopening plan, after being forced to close its doors in the middle of March in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, Lynden Park Mall has been a leader in the Brantford community by taking all the necessary safety precautions (and then some!) in order to make staff and visitors feel safe.

Lynden Park Mall has a long history of giving back to the community, and this year is no exception. ...


Itzy Bitzy is Back!

Posted on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 12:00 AM

After months of renovation (during a pandemic) Brantford’s beloved Itzy Bitzy is back and in a brand new location! Visit the beautiful storefront at 178 Brant Ave. on Thursdays and Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Known for their adorable accessories for both boys and girls, Itzy Bitzy offers a variety of children’s products, including: customized onesies and shirts, custom cake toppers/party banners, tutus, rompers, jewelry, suspenders, hats,...


What's The Digital Main Street Program?

Posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 12:00 AM

It can be difficult to keep up with all the changes in technology, especially if you are a business owner trying to stay connected to your customers. The Brantford-Brant Resource Centre (BRC) is seeking to raise awareness about the Digital Main Street Grant that is available to help small businesses in Brantford improve their online capabilities.

A $10,000 grant from the Ontario government was received by the BRC to establish a Digital Service Squad, which consists of trained experts who will...