Family Day Itinerary in Hastings County
Photos and story submitted by Linsey De Ruysscher
If you’re a regular reader of the Hastings County blog, you know that I’m the type of wanderer known as a “Memory Maker”. I’m all about...
Plenty of Jobs Available Across Hastings County
We are working hard to promote Hastings County as a place to relocate to. Often I’m asked, “Sounds great, but where will I work?” There are quite a number of opportunities...
A Snowy Sunday at O’Hara Mill
Pictures and story submitted by Britt and Jeff
The most Canadian winter we’ve had in a while is making it harder and harder to fight the urge to hibernate at home wrapped in a cozy blanket on the...
The Hastings County Foodie Tour
Pictures and Story Submitted by Britt and Jeff
We take food seriously! It’s not just a source of nutrients...it’s a hobby, a favourite past time, a tool for people to connect, food is art......
Update on tourism and economic development matters
I am pleased to share this overview of current tourism and economic development matters and outline year-to-date progress we have made, particularly since the adoption of the Mandate and Operations...
People are buying up properties in our County
As reported by Moose FM recently, the Bancroft and Area Association of Realtors reports that 81 properties were sold in May, 2017 which is close to the record set in July, 2003. The average...
Hastings County and Rural Employment Initiative
Hasting County and Rural Employment Initiative (REI)
The Rural Employment Initiative (REI) project is a partnership between the Ontario Association for Community Futures Development Corporation (...
I Left The City
Our County has launched a new campaign titled the “I Left The City Show.” The campaign is aimed at attracting Lone Eagles, people and entrepreneurs who live in large cities such as Toronto or...
TripAdvisor: Why It Matters to Your Tourism Business
As technology advances, the ways in which we communicate grow and the opportunities to connect with visitors becomes endless. People are looking to the Internet to get travel information and read...
Big difference in house prices
Have you been following the news out of Toronto? Bank of Montreal's chief economist Douglas Porter wrote in a report this week the "Toronto housing market - and the many cities surrounding it...