A new way to explore Hastings County
The County of Hastings has launched its next generation of online mapping known as “Community Online Maps”. Available to the general public and municipal staff, the new online mapping provides...
Nature Discovery Tours in North Hastings
Guided interpretive tours are hosted by the Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Bancroft & Area Stewardship Council and the following local clubs:
Financing to start a business
For this blog post, I thought I would outline some ways in which entrepreneurs can find some money if they do not have a source of revenue to start-up or expand. I thought of this topic because...
A Look at Recent Visitor Stats for Hastings County
Ever wonder who visits our County each year, where are they coming from and what do they do when they arrive? We now have the answer.
Recently, staff received the latest visitors statistics (for...
#CelebrateMapleSeason in Hastings County
In Hastings County, maple syrup is more than a sticky-sweet accompaniment to pancakes… or bacon, or salad dressing… it’s a way of life for producers who have been tapping their trees for decades....
It costs more to live in the "big city"
As reported by InsideBelleville.com, a new study released by Kanetix.ca found that cities in the Greater Toronto Area have the highest rates of auto insurance in Ontario. The City of Brampton's...
Retail makeover project in Bancroft
The Bancroft Business Improvement Area (BBIA) has partnered with the local Community Futures Development Corporation and Loyalist College to provide a RETAIL Makeover Project.
The goal of this...
Listening to existing businesses in Tweed
The Tweed & Area Chamber of Commerce is implementing a local economic development project this Spring. Known formally as a Business Retention & Expansion (BR+E) Project, in partnership with...
#RememberWinter in Hastings County
The best part about winter in Hastings County, is that we actually have snow! It doesn't matter what outdoor or winter activity you are into, there is something for everyone. AND if you share your...
Innovative Rural Opportunities Abound
There are many innovative rural businesses across our region. What's your passion? Contact us today to get your dream business started in Hastings County.