Doors Open May 11th for Another Season of Harness Racing At Kawartha Downs

Doors Open May 11th for Another Season of Harness Racing At Kawartha Downs
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It’s an event that many feared would not return after a tumultuous few years of haggling with the provincial powers that be since the 2013 announcement that the Slots At Racetracks Program would be cancelled.  The Slots at Racetracks program was launched in 1998 and by 2006, 17 racetracks in… Continue reading

Eyewear Firm Finds Success With Products Offering Style and Performance

Eyewear Firm Finds Success With Products Offering Style and Performance
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In his career, Paul Storace has veered far from his agricultural roots. When he began working with an eyewear firm in Toronto some 30+ years ago, he knew little about the industry.   He now owns and operates an eyewear design and sales company with a large sales force operating across… Continue reading

Golden Wheel Owners Past and Present

Golden Wheel Owners Past and Present
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  New Owners at the Golden Wheel Tina and Tim Yu are now the proud owners of local restaurant and event venue, the Golden Wheel.  The couple was introduced to the opportunity by Tina’s father, who has worked at the restaurant during the years it was owned by the Tung… Continue reading

Puddleduck Farm Focuses on Community Supported Agriculture Program

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Merridy Senior and Eben Hancock have been operating their local organic farm on the edge of Millbrook for six years now, and their business continues to evolve as they seek new ways to grow.  Theirs is a traditional mixed farm operation on 100 acres, but most of their labour happens… Continue reading

Could Cavan Monaghan be Next Home for an Auto Maker Facility?

Could Cavan Monaghan be Next Home for an Auto Maker Facility?
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Mayor McFadden was quick to support an overture from the province received last week seeking a location for a new auto manufacturing facility.  The letter, sent to municipalities across the province, outlined a request for a 500- to 1500-acre site for a new plant.  At the February 21st Special Council… Continue reading