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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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Gretzky Centre Free Online Fitness Resources and Videos

Posted on Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:00 AM

In light of the current province wide shutdown, the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre Fitness Team is pleased to once again bring you free online fitness classes. You can choose from a weekly mix of live online classes or archived videos to fit into your daily schedule.

Stay active, healthy, and motivated at home by joining in free online workouts by visiting the Fitness Facebook page or the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre website. Each class varies in length and interest, and are led by certified fitness...

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Perogies and Poutine Brantford

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 03:30 PM

There is a new carb lovers menu in town, and it’s a good choice if you are looking for some comfort food. And for those who are prioritizing health and happiness as part of their 2021 resolutions, may we remind you that carbohydrates can assist kidney function and boost your brain’s release of serotonin resulting in a calming effect when we are stressed. You’re welcome. Perogies and Poutine Brantford, a new pop up restaurant by the owners of Symposium Café Restaurant and Lounge at 58 King George...

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Online Trivia Games

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 10:00 AM

Online Trivia Games

Friends…we are pros at this! Regardless that we are in the middle of another lockdown, we know what to do. The year behind us has left us with considerable capacity for remaining connected through online platforms. So set the date and start brushing up on your random knowledge because here are several options for your next virtual trivia night.

Random Trivia Generator

This free platform offers trivia questions in arts, science, geography, history, entertainment and general. Simply...