Province pours cash into Barrie brewery - MPP Ann Hoggarth raises a glass of good wishes with Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery president and chief brewmaster Peter Chiodo as she announces the Liberal government will support the brewery’s expansion project.
Greater Barrie Chamber of Commerce announces business finalists - Emmett Morris and Tom Watson-Giles with Barrie Taxi didn’t take a taxi to the finalists’ announcement Thursday morning. The business has been nominated for a business involvement award.
Goodness Me! grand opening - Goodness Me! founder Janet Jacks took some time to chat with shoppers Saturday at the Barrie store's grand opening. She spoke with John Martin from Angus about the organic food in the produce section.
Spreading the word about Georgian Bay - Visitors to the Toronto International Boat Show on Jan. 18 had an opportunity to learn about navigating Georgian Bay thanks to Ken MacDonald, director of marina operations for Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc.
Tottenham gym raises money for Alliston hospital - Darcy Lovegrove gets a little help from Connor Murphy at Curves in Tottenham at an event to raise money for the Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation in Alliston.
Barrie butchers serve slice of life with their orders - Ron Ornsby, owner of The Corner Market, trims a prime rib roast at his store at Ardagh Road and Ferndale Drive. He is one of the few butcher shops left in Barrie.
Larche announces third pledge for RVH - Larche Communications completed its $500,000 pledge to the Royal Victoria Health Care Centre on Thursday. At the presentation were Dr. Farrukh Hussain, cardiologist at RVH, Janice Skot, president and CEO of RVH, Paul Larche, president of Larche Communications, Lawrene Larche, Arlette Utton, chair of the RVH foundation board of directors and Dr. Chrstiaan Stevens, clinical director Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program.