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Safety First at Lynden Park Mall

Safety First at Lynden Park Mall

Lynden Park Mall happily opened its doors on Friday, June 12 as part of Stage 2 of the Province’s reopening plan, after being forced to close its doors in the middle of March in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, Lynden Park Mall has been a leader in the Brantford community by taking all the necessary safety precautions (and then some!) in order to make staff and visitors feel safe. Lynden Park Mall has a long history of giving back to the community, and this year is no except...
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Visions Come To Life at The Rope Factory Event Hall

Visions Come To Life at The Rope Factory Event Hall

Some event planners are referring to the decor trend over the last 5-7 years as the “Rustic Revolution”, with wood accents and industrial style light fixtures becoming a sought-after look for private and corporate gatherings. This style creates a warm and welcoming feel for guests and the sky’s the limit with creativity, transforming venues into a very personable space for every event. The Rope Factory Event Hall is a unique 5,000 sq ft adaptable space located in Brantford&rsq...
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Winding Way Records Signs Brantford’s Chris Strei

Winding Way Records Signs Brantford’s Chris Strei

Winding Way Records recently announced that Chris Strei of Brantford has joined the label in a sync-rep agreement. Chris Strei is a singer/songwriter whose style has been compared to Chris Stapleton, Tom Petty, Doc Walker, and Tragically Hip. Chris draws on his life experiences for inspiration in his music. With composition influenced by blues, bluegrass, hard rock, and metal, Chris’s songs tell stories with a sense of universal perspective. In July 2019, Chris released his full-length al...
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Orange Shirt Day Is Fast Approaching

Orange Shirt Day Is Fast Approaching

As September approaches, so does Orange Shirt Day, a day that commemorates the residential school experience, witnesses and honours the healing journey of the Survivors and their families, and commits to the ongoing process of reconciliation. Every year on September 30, orange shirts are worn to show support for Survivors of residential schools and their families. In Brantford, The Mohawk Institute Residential School operated from 1831 to 1970. The Woodland Cultural Centre now operates a m...
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Itzy Bitzy is Back!

Itzy Bitzy is Back!

After months of renovation (during a pandemic) Brantford’s beloved Itzy Bitzy is back and in a brand new location! Visit the beautiful storefront at 178 Brant Ave. on Thursdays and Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Known for their adorable accessories for both boys and girls, Itzy Bitzy offers a variety of children’s products, including: customized onesies and shirts, custom cake toppers/party banners, tutus, rompers, jewelry, suspe...
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Our Kitchen Brantford

Our Kitchen Brantford

If you’ve discovered that you’re an amazing baker or chef while in isolation, and you’re looking for that next step to build your skills, consider joining Our Kitchen Brantford. Managed by Catherine Ferrar, Our Kitchen Brantford offers commercial kitchen rental memberships for businesses at any level and is open 24-hours per day for members. If eating is more your thing, then they're an amazing one-stop shop to find meals and treats made by some of Brantford’s ...
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Have a splashing good time in Brantford’s pools!

Have a splashing good time in Brantford’s pools!

We are having a hot summer in Brantford, which means we all need a little more help keeping cool. The reopening of many pools in Brantford were delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the City’s response to try to slow the spread of infection. We are now pleased to share that the 65m and 25m pools at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre have now reopened, with enhanced safety measures. Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre | 254 North Park. St. |519-756-9900 The 65m and 25m pools will be ope...
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