Caledon & Orangeville receive Ontario cycling infrastructure funding

December 5, 2017

Across Ontario, 120 municipalities will receive funding from the province for new bike lanes and other cycling infrastructure. Total program funding is $93 million, an increase from the $42.5 million announced earlier this year. This investment is part of Ontario’s Climate Change Action Plan and is funded by proceeds from the province’s cap on pollution… Read more »

Headwaters Tourism is hiring

November 30, 2017

Tourism Marketing Coordinator Headwaters Tourism is seeking a dynamic, enterprising and committed individual to join our team and help us spread the word about the Headwaters region. In this position you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience from a small team of award-winning marketing professionals; create meaningful content for our web and online… Read more »

Bolton is a GTA “Next Hot Neighbourhood”

October 27, 2017

Looking for a “half-decent house in a nice area with good schools?” According to Toronto Life Magazine’s “The Next Hot Neighbourhoods,” Bolton is among the top 20 places to buy now. “Prettier and cheaper” than Brampton, Bolton offers “rustic small-town life with the convenience of the big city…” and an average house price of $830,254…. Read more »

Comments & feedback welcome: Bicycle Friendly Caledon

October 25, 2017

Caledon is a well-known destination for cyclists, with its recreational trails and access to varied and challenging road routes. The Town of Caledon and Region of Peel recently hosted a Bicycle Friendly Community Workshop, presented by the Share the Road Cycling Coalition. Share the Road is a provincial cycling advocacy organization working to build a… Read more »

Dufferin Board of Trade recognizes business excellence

October 20, 2017

On Thursday, October 19th, the Dufferin Board of Trade recognized business excellence at their annual Business Excellence Awards. The 2017 award recipients were: Business Citizen of the Year – Bill Gillam Business of the Year: 10 or more Employees – Canadian Bath Bomb Co. Association of the Year – Hats On Dufferin Business of the… Read more »

Spirit Tree Cidery featured by Meetings Canada

October 19, 2017

Don Appetit! Ciderhouse Bistro: Big-City Cooking, Charming Country Setting   Less than 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, Ciderhouse Bistro offers a thoroughly satisfying and charming rustic country dining experience. Nestled in the main building of Spirit Tree Estate Cidery, in the rolling Caledon Hills, Ciderhouse Bistro steadfastly pursues a mission statement to champion Ontario’s immense… Read more »

Theatre Orangeville seeks Office Manager

October 17, 2017

A most loyal and respected member of our team is moving on after 15 years of dedicated service. Marsha Grant, our Office Manager, has decided it’s time to try something new and while it’s hard not to think of Marsha at Theatre Orangeville, we know she will pave the way for her successor with the… Read more »

From Fish to Forests: Enhancing Natural Areas on your Property

October 17, 2017

A free workshop is being held for landowners in the northern area of the Grand River Watershed to learn more about environmental stewardship on their rural properties. This workshop will be held at the Amaranth Township office at 374028 6th Line, Amaranth from 6:30-8:00 pm on Tuesday November 7, 2017. Learn how to attract wildlife,… Read more »

Headwaters well-represented at 2017 Ontario Tourism Awards

October 5, 2017

The Headwaters region will be well-represented at the 2017 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence with representation as finalists in four different categories.   The Tourism Marketing and Travel Media Awards of Excellence celebrate excellence and innovation of those who contribute to Ontario’s tourism industry through impactful tourism partnerships, marketing activities and media relations provincially, nationally… Read more »

VOTE NOW: Shelburne’s STREAMS Community Hub in the running for $100,000 in Aviva funding

October 5, 2017

Shelburne’s STREAMS Community Hub is an arts-centred, youth-focused, inspiration community space in Shelburne.  This initiative was recently accepted as a candidate to receive $100,000 in Aviva Community Funding VOTING TO SUPPORT this Shelburne initiative is open from OCTOBER 10TH to 19th.   How to vote: Register at www.avivacommunityfund.org Activate your account:  Check your inbox for… Read more »