Central/Eastern Canada: ON/QC/Maritimes

Exclusive: 'Great Streets' project reimagines downtown Toronto

Twelve major Toronto streets could look completely different in the coming years, as the City of Toronto re-imagines the downtown core to serve its booming population.

toronto.citynews.ca

Organic Garage Launches Partner Program

Organic Garage Ltd. (“ Organic Garage ”) (TSX-V:OG) is pleased to announce that the company is launching its brand new “Hand-Picked Partner” program in existing and future Organic Garage locations. The program will enhance the already well-received customer experience and offer made to order and ready-made food and beverage options prepared by third party partner brands. The company will allow selective partner brands space in Organic Garage locations to add a specific category to the stores offer. The partners provide the product, people and passion so Organic Garage customers can experience what the brand has to offer.

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A year in the village

It’s been a year since Elise Francis opened up The Village Green in Ingleside, and while the first year of any business is sometimes rough, Francis said things are going well for the small flower and gift shop.

Francis said they held a small open house to mark their one-year anniversary, which was a lot of fun.

“The Gallagher family had offered to play for us for our grand opening and they came back and played for us,” said Francis. “It was really fun. We had people visiting and this time around we had old friends and family and new friends.”

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Company behind future Whitby spa announces plans for major expansion | DurhamRegion.com

Nordik Group, the Quebec-based company behind a highly-anticipated spa development coming to Whitby in 2019, has announced plans to build 10 spas across North America by 2027.

durhamregion.com

Remembering Sarnia’s original Sears store

My cynical friend, who wishes to remain anonymous (Julie), say the brain is remarkable. It works 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, from the day you are born till the day you fall in love.

sarniathisweek.com