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Discover these locally-made bath bombs

Posted on Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:00 AM

Settle in for a hot soak this winter with these locally-made bath bombs. If you haven’t used a bath bomb before, these dried spheres (or shapes, in some cases) start to fizz and break down as soon as they come in contact with water. Toss one in to your tub to add fragrance, skin-conditioning ingredients and colour to your bath.  

Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps
Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps, located at 10 King George Rd., is owned and operated by local artisan, Jeannine Webster who has been making handmade...

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HHBRTA Launches Regional Tourism Award Recognition Program

Posted on Sunday, January 24, 2021 10:00 AM

The Hamilton Halton Brant Regional Tourism Association’s (HHBRTA) priority is to support regional tourism business and operators and they want to recognize the spirit and contributions these businesses make to the Ontario and Canadian Economy. Pre-pandemic, Ontario’s heritage, sport, tourism and culture sectors generated $75 billion dollars in economic activity and hundreds of thousands of jobs.

It is common knowledge that the tourism industry was hit hard by the pandemic. Many tourism businesses...

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Where to find hand-poured candles in Brantford

Posted on Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:00 AM

Looking to pick up a new scented candle for your home? Check out one of these local shops and small businesses that are creating beautiful hand-poured candles right here in Brantford. Many businesses are offering curbside pickup or delivery under current restrictions. 

Serenity Country Candles

Serenity Country Candles, located at 44 Holme St. in Brantford offers a beautiful selection of gifts, home décor and deliciously scented candles and soaps. Their soy candle line includes scents like Black...

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Enterprise Brant Launches RRRF2 Grant Program

Posted on Monday, January 18, 2021 10:00 AM

Enterprise Brant has announced the RRRF2 Grant Program, a program designed to help businesses and not-for-profits pivot due to COVID-19 challenges.

The pandemic has affected all of us and changed the way some of us will operate going forward. Many small businesses and community organizations have been – and continue to be – impacted by closures and other public health measures put in place to keep us all safe.

Through extra support from the Government of Canada and Fed Dev, Enterprise Brant is pleased...

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Hotel Profile: Marriott TownePlace Suites Brantford & Conference Centre

Posted on Sunday, January 10, 2021 10:00 AM

Hotel Profile: Marriott TownePlace Suites Brantford & Conference Centre

Marriott TownePlace Suites Brantford & Conference Centre, opened in 2019, is located at 30 Fen Ridge Court at Highway 403 (Exit 30) and Oak Park Road in Brantford. This is Brantford’s first Marriott brand hotel, part of Marriott International, the largest hotel chain in the world by room numbers. Corporate visitors and families alike enjoy the hotel’s modern amenities and the spacious rooms with an apartment style feel.