Business News

Are You Up For a Challenge?

challenge225If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you. That's the slogan for a new fitness centre in Meaford.

Not only do the workout plans prepared by owner and personal trainer Jennessa Brandow challenge her clients, the focus for the Challenge Fitness Centre is to make getting healthy as affordable as possible.

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Paying it Forward a Cup at a Time


A Meaford coffee shop is offering their patrons a new and unique way to “pay it forward”.  Suspended Coffee is the name of the initiative, and Donna Ferguson, owner of McGinty's Cafe on Sykes Street, hopes that it will catch on with her customers.

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Grant to Meaford Hop Grower Will Put More Local Ingredients in Your Beer


An innovative new project from Meaford's Bighead Hops means more local ingredients in your beer mug.  With $30,000 in support from the Greenbelt Fund and funding from the Ontario government, Bighead Hops is increasing market opportunities for Ontario hops growers to provide craft brewers more local ingredients.

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