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Resilient Communities Fund Announced for Non-Profit Organizations

Resilient Communities Fund Announced for Non-Profit Organizations

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the non-profit sector across Ontario. The Ontario government, through the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF), has announced an investment of $83 million to assist non-profit organizations in their medium to long-term recovery planning. Both individuals and businesses benefit from the essential programs and services provided by local non-profit organizations, and the Ontario government recognizes their critical role as the economy works to rebuild and recov...
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Stay connected with your community

Stay connected with your community

Although Brantford has moved into Stage 3 of reopening, residents are instructed to remain vigilant and continue to practice physical distancing. As we continue to distance ourselves from one another, with many choosing to remain at home, it can be difficult to feel connected to friends and loved ones. Here are a few suggestions for safely keeping yourself and your community connected during this stressful time. Offer your neighbours a helping hand Wondering where you can volunteer to hel...
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Spread Cheer with Present Times Unique Gifts and Gift Baskets!

Spread Cheer with Present Times Unique Gifts and Gift Baskets!

Many people have observed milestones like graduations, birthdays, anniversaries, new homes, and births while isolated from loved ones. If there is one great thing that COVID-19 has taught us, it’s that the little acts of kindness go a long way and we can still feel connected while being apart. Let’s keep the celebrations and positivity going! Present Times Unique Gifts and Gift Baskets at 46 Charing Cross St. in Brantford is the perfect place to shop for affordable gifts for an upco...
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Best Bread in Brantford

Best Bread in Brantford

Bread is a fan favourite over here at the Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre! Garlic toast, cheesy bread, warm with butter, fresh dipped in olive oil and classic PB&J are just a few of the suggestions that swirled around in our group poll. There are just so many ways to enjoy bread! Bread offers a variety that many other foods cannot, most likely due to the fact that bread making (when done well) is an art that has spanned the ages. In fact, nowadays, it is perhaps so common that it can...
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Brantford Hotels Want You To Stay Comfortable, Healthy and Safe

Brantford Hotels Want You To Stay Comfortable, Healthy and Safe

The hotel industry in Brantford has been growing rapidly with the opening of three brand new hotels: the Holiday Inn Express & Suites (2018), the Home2Suites by Hilton (2019) and the Marriott TownePlace Suites and Conference Centre (2019). Brantford is recognized for its historic sites, arts, culture, and outdoor activities. Regional and provincial visitors are starting to return to Brantford to safely enjoy things like the 70+ kms of nature trails, the Grand River, gardens and public art t...
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Things we hope won’t go away in a post-COVID world

Things we hope won’t go away in a post-COVID world

Our community has faced a lot of hardships over the last several months as result of the COVID-19 pandemic. There have also been so many nice things that I don’t think would have started if we hadn’t all suffered through this pandemic together. I hope these things don’t go away any time soon: 1. An overwhelming support for local business During the period when almost everything was closed, our community rallied together to support our local businesses. Many of these local bus...
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Brantford’s Award-Winning Bike Shop

Brantford’s Award-Winning Bike Shop

Now that it’s warmed up, we’re looking for outdoor activities to enjoy both solo and with our families. Cycling is a great way to keep fit while maintaining social distancing, and Brantford is an incredible location for cycling enthusiasts! Across Canada, there has been a significant increase in recreational cycling, which you’ve likely seen right here in Brantford with more cyclists using our roads, over 70 km of trails, and our Brantford Rotary Bike Park. Last month, Ontario...
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