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Bring Al Dente’s Home

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 12:00 AM

Al Dente Fresh Pasta & Grill has been a mainstay in the Brantford community since 1988, serving up delicious Italian Fare including pizza, pasta, lasagana and even some Canadian staples like burgers and sandwiches. There’s something for everyone at Al Dente.

While we look forward to admiring their fairy lights and sipping wine in their elegant restaurant again; for now we can bring the great meals we know and love home.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Al Dente has had to temporarily close...


All-Round Champion Is Here

Posted on Monday, April 27, 2020 12:00 AM

Last summer, you may have seen a giant purple bus travelling through Brantford with a film crew in tow. It was all part of the All-Round Champion television production from marblemedia, an award-winning global media company, which is now airing on TVO Kids. This exciting unscripted family-friendly show used many Brantford buildings and backdrops during production and we now get the chance to see the show in all its action.

Four of the ten competitions were filmed at Brantford locations last summer...


Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

Posted on Sunday, April 26, 2020 12:00 AM

A fixture in the Brantford community, Dairee Delite is a 50s style ice cream shop that has proudly served Brantford since 1953. For more than 60 years, the quaint ice cream shop has delighted customers with frozen treats, from ice cream cones and banana splits, to strawberry shortcakes and frozen cakes.

Dairee Delite’s season typically begins in mid-March (around March Break) and ends in September, but is weather dependent. This year, their grand opening has unfortunately been delayed as result...


2020 Cycling in Ontario Guide is Here!

Posted on Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:00 AM

Calling all cyclists! The 2020 Cycling in Ontario / Le velo en Ontario guide is now available online at

This 40-page annual guide, available in English and French, is full of ideas and information to inspire cyclists to explore more of Ontario by bike.  The City of Brantford is featured in the new guide as a desirable cycling destination in Central Ontario.

In April of 2017, the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport launched Tour by Bike – Ontario’s Cycling Tourism...


Serenity Country Candles Offering Curbside Pickup!

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:00 AM

Serenity Country Candles is truly a gem in Brantford’s retail market. Proudly serving the Brantford community since 2005, Serenity began selling their product out of the Brantford Farmers’ Market. They opened their retail location at 44 Holme Street in December 2006.

If you are a fan of Serenity Country Candles, you are likely missing the ambience of being in their tranquil store. One step inside the door and you are greeted by friendly hellos, the sound of trickling water, gentle meditative music,...