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Ontario Live presents Music Together

Ontario Live presents Music Together

COVID-19 has innovatively brought out the creativity of those in the world of creators. You have no doubt seen many livestream and “living room” concerts from artists around the globe. Now is your chance to be a part of a great initiative to help close-to-home artists and support the music they create. MusicTogether supports working Ontario musicians during the COVID-19 crisis with direct funding, new opportunities for fan discovery, and eCommerce tools. $300,000 has been committed ...
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Brand New Greek Restaurant Now Open

Brand New Greek Restaurant Now Open

From the fine local folks who present Zander’s Fire Grill and Brew Lounge, a brand new restaurant has opened in one of Brantford’s most popular areas to fulfill your culinary crawl fantasies – King George Road.  Opened only last month, Johnny Greeko’s (20 King George Rd.) serves original Greek food that offers “the best Mediterranean cuisine this side of Athens.” If you’re looking for an authentic experience, try their Souvlaki Platter (chicken, po...
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All-American Cuisine Continues to Rock

All-American Cuisine Continues to Rock

Launched in 2012, Zander’s Fire Grill & Brew Lounge (190 King George Rd.) is known for its fresh food, live music, and friendly atmosphere. The restaurant décor includes artwork, custom Harley’s, and an electric guitar chandelier, which creates a classic rock feel to remember. Although we’re certainly missing their Sunday brunch with live music, Zanders is still here to serve you; they are offering a limited takeout and delivery menu that includes some of your favou...
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Canadian (Virtual) Film Fest Begins May 21, 2020

Canadian (Virtual) Film Fest Begins May 21, 2020

Super Channel and the Canadian Film Fest (CFF), an indie-festival dedicated to celebrating Canadian filmmakers, announced that they have partnered to bring a virtual edition of the recently postponed 2020 CFF to Canadian film fans across the nation, with the Canadian Film Fest presented by Super Channel. This is the first time the event has been delivered virtually, and Brantford residents will be especially pleased to hear that a movie shot primarily in our great City will be the first feature ...
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Shop Local. Shop Online. Shop Alt Boutique.

Shop Local. Shop Online. Shop Alt Boutique.

The charming retail clothing store, Alt Boutique, opened its doors in October 2018 to a crowd of curious locals and droves of Laurier students. The store has an established reputation for providing quality fabrics and trendy styles for both men and women, including a thoughtful collection of Canadian brands. Owner, Justin Lowe, had to make the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily close doors in order to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in our community. However, you can still shop ...
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Bit More Cheese

Bit More Cheese

Gouda. Emmental. Havarti. Parmigiano – Reggiano. Bellavitano. Brie. Cheese holds a very special place in the hearts and taste buds of many people. Whether it’s sharp, tangy, smooth or robust, cheese has the ability to transform any dish into something spectacular. If you are looking for ways to get your cheese fix and support our local businesses, here are some great offerings that are taking cheese to over-the-top delicious levels. With its selection of award winning artisanal ch...
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Celebrate National Limerick Day!

Celebrate National Limerick Day!

May 12 is National Limerick Day! Now what is a limerick, you say? It is a short poem, with a silly rhyme tone, that will surely shoo-away your dismay!  If you caught that little ditty, it was a sample of a limerick poem, and if you’d like to inject a little arts, culture and creativity into your free time we challenge you to write one of your own and celebrate National Limerick Day on Tuesday, May 12!  Limericks were made famous by Edward Lear in his first edition of The Book...
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