Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant: Become a Member!

Posted on Friday, May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

Among the long list of businesses to temporarily close in Brantford, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is one that hits close to home. A fixture in our community since 1956, Glenhyrst has always been a point of pride in Brantford.

Sitting on a beautifully landscaped sixteen-acre park along the banks of the Grand River, Glenhyrst welcomes nearly 30,000 visitors a year. The gallery offers contemporary fine art exhibitions, guided tours, classes, lectures, events, an art rental service, school education...


Shop Local. Shop Online. Shop Alt Boutique.

Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 12:00 AM

The charming retail clothing store, Alt Boutique, opened its doors in October 2018 to a crowd of curious locals and droves of Laurier students. The store has an established reputation for providing quality fabrics and trendy styles for both men and women, including a thoughtful collection of Canadian brands. Owner, Justin Lowe, had to make the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily close doors in order to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in our community. However, you can still shop...


Schedule some R&R with Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps

Posted on Friday, May 08, 2020 12:00 AM

Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps, located at 10 King George Rd. in the same plaza as Dairee Delite, is owned and operated by local artisan, Jeannine Webster. Webster has been making handmade soaps and other bath products for over two decades.

With Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday, it’s the perfect little shop to check out online to provide your mom or significant other with all the essentials she needs for some much-needed R&R. Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps is closed to the public, but offering pickups...


Support Local Businesses for Mother’s Day

Posted on Sunday, May 03, 2020 12:00 AM

With Easter behind us, it’s now time to focus our attention on another upcoming special day that we must celebrate while respecting physical distancing guidelines. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10, 2020 and this year, more than ever, we need to recognize all of the hardworking moms out there during this difficult and challenging time of uncertainty.

To all the moms working the frontlines as an essential service provider, to the moms laid off who are struggling to make ends meet, to the nervous expecting...


Nina-Brie Brings Style to Your Door

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2020 12:00 AM

Nina-Brie is a specialty women’s boutique that has provided exceptional quality clothing and service to the Brantford community for the last 31 years.  While their doors are temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nina-Brie is working hard to deliver the same great customer service associated with their beloved Brantford clothing store.

You may not be able to shop in person, but shop owner, Kristie Jordan, is providing several other avenues to help bring style to you. One method is...