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The Smiths Falls Home & Living Expo is coming to the County Fair Mall this weekend, Saturday May 6 and Sunday May 7.

May 1, 2017 “WE’RE PUTTING ON A SHOW!” The Smiths Falls Home & Living Expo is coming to the County Fair Mall this weekend, Saturday May 6 and Sunday May 7. This year we’ll be Celebrating 150 Years of Cottage Life in the Heart of the Rideau. There will be a large number of vendors featuring products and services for your home or cottage, including: construction, renos & repairs, roofing, real estate, computers, windows & doors, overhead doors, computers & internet, security systems, plumbing & heating, landscaping, cars & trucks, antiques & collectibles, pools & hot tubs, bbq’s, deck &
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T’s Chips adds Gluten Free Buns

For immediate release: T’s Chips and More Most celiacs & gluten intolerant people know it’s tough to find gluten free products & even fewer that are affordable & taste good. We’re ecstatic to announce that as of April 14 (Good Friday) we will have the Purest Bakery hamburger buns!! We will have these as an option for our guests with our pulled pork bunwich & our signature burgers. There will be a small charge of $.50 each for the buns. We were suitably impressed with the taste & how well it held up with our burgers to know we needed
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What is Accessibility?  – Making Our Community More Accessible

Submitted by the United Way of Lanark County, April 2017 When we think of disabilities, we tend to think of people in wheelchairs and physical disabilities – disabilities that are visible and apparent.  However, disabilities may also be non-visible.  We can’t always tell who has one.  The broad range of disabilities also includes vision, deafness or being hard of hearing, intellectual or developmental, learning, and mental health disabilities.  A disability may be permanent or it may be temporary, and it may happen to anyone at any time. Accessibility simply means giving people of all abilities opportunities to participate fully in
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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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Members Interviewed for Cogeco Cable Series

Christine of Sweatergang Companions is just one of several Chamber members who will be appearing on the Cogeco series, Lifestyle Plus, that taped recently at the Station Theatre; hosted by Rick Coldrey. Watch the listings on TvCogeco to find out when the series will be airing.
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Take A Break From Holiday Stress

Restorative Health’s Dr. Katie Weststrate, ND, published a blog post this week reminding us all to prioritize what feeds us about the holidays and put less importance on the stressors. You can read it here:  http://www.restorativehealth.ca/holiday-hubub/
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