Monthly Archives March 2017

T’s Chips Launches Canadian Burger for Canada150

T’s Chips will be opening April 11 (If all goes to plan) with a bunch of new menu items including the 8 oz Canadian Burger just in time for Canada150 summer celebrations. The locally-sourced ingredients of the Canadian Burger include an 8 oz, all-beef patty (no fillers) topped with cheddar cheese, gluten-free crispy onions and their own maple-candied bacon. It’s served on a lightly toasted, soft ciabatta bun. On its own will be $8.00 or as a combo (with fries & drink) at the special price of $11. As always, taxes are included. They also have a minced jalapeno & mushroom
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Wills Transfer Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

Republished from the Wills Transfer website. Click to find original article there. Canada’s Best Managed Companies – Wills Transfer Limited MARCH 10, 2017WILLS Click HERE for the Canada Business News Article  Wills Transfer Limited is recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies Toronto, ON – March 9, 2017 – Wills Transfer Limited was honoured with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2017 Best Managed program recognizes the best-in-class of Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $15 million demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. “It’s much more than just financial performance,” said Peter Brown, Partner,
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CHEEKY CHILI – Winner of the ChiliSpiel 2017

CHEEKY CHILI          Created for RCHS by Bobbi H. 1 Can of Diced Tomatoes 1 Can of Pasta Sauce of Choice 1 Can of Red or White Kidney Beans or Baked Beans 1 Cup of TVP (7 oz. boiled water to set/ 10-15 min) ¼ Cup Dehydrated Vegetable Flakes 1 TBSP Onion Flakes 1 TBSP Chili Powder 1 tsp Garlic Powder 1 tsp Cumin ½ tsp Paprika ½ tsp Oregano ½ tsp Onion Powder ½ tsp White Sugar (optional) ¼ tsp Cayenne Powder (optional) ¼ tsp Red Chili Flakes Salt & Pepper to Taste Directions: In a medium to large
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Advocacy Day at Queens Park 2017

Smiths Falls & District is represented at the Advocacy Day at Queens Park today! Chambers from across Ontario have come together to lobby the provincial government on barriers to business! President Barbara Black is on site fighting for our businesses and small town interest. She’ll bring back important information that will help us to represent our local businesses even better.    
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Business Breakfast Series 2017

The Chamber is pleased to announce the 2017 Business Breakfast Series. In partnership with the Royal Canadian Legion, we will host a series of business information breakfasts on the fourth Tuesday morning of every month beginning April 25th, 2017. The breakfasts will give us an opportunity to come together regularly to discuss current issues of interest to the Smiths Falls Business Community and to network with other businesses and organizations in the area, those you’ve met and those you haven’t! Each month you will have the opportunity to hear from and interact with a different guest speaker on topics that
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2017 Smiths Falls Coupon Book

2017 Smiths Falls Coupons, Vouchers & Giveaways! Between the Canada 150 events and the free lockage this summer, Smiths Falls has the potential of hundreds if not thousands more tourists this year. The Chamber wants to get these tourists out of the parks and off of their boats and in to our businesses. WHAT We are assembling a coupon book. The aim is to have them available at all of the lock stations down the canal and at our visitor information centres and also at our various tourist events this summer. WHY Studies show that people will actively look through a
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Smiths Falls History

View this gem of a video produced in 1986.     Frost and Woods 4 Resources for Smiths Falls’ History Researchers Heritage House Museum Smiths Falls Geneological Society Smiths Falls Library Lanark County Geneological Society Algonquin College Perth Campus Library  
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May Business Breakfast

Tuesday May 23 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 95, 7 Main Street East, Smiths Falls Cost for hot breakfast, networking and speaker:   Members $15, Non-members: $20 Please call the Chamber offices to preregister. 613-283-1334 or email info@smithsfallschamber.ca Canada 150 & Beyond: Exceeding Visitor Expectations & Creating Memorable Experiences. Guest Speaker: Annie Laurie, Visitor Services Team Leader Rideau Canal National Historic Site, Ontario Waterways Unit Parks Canada, Government of Canada Annie will talk about what to expect and preparing for 150 with particular focus on: First Impressions, Quality & Consistent Service & Leaving them with a memorable experiences that will
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Bicycle Tourism in and around Smiths Falls

Every road is the scenic route in this region. Stop in at our Visitors’ Centre to pick up the Lanark County Bicycle Map Camp at our Victoria Park Campground on the banks of the Rideau Canal Check out the Cycle Tours on the Rideau Heritage Route and the Smiths Falls Loop  
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