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Market Research - What You Need to Know

4 Setting up a business is not always easy. When preparing for this often daunting task, your local government agencies are here to help! As many business owners will tell you, taking your business from the concept stage to the implementation stage requires reliable information on services, target markets, and future development, as well as […]

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Spotlight — Cedar Creek Muskoka

4 In 2014, Anne Corbin moved to Lake of Bays and opened Cedar Creek Gardening Services. Anne says she “saw a potential in the area to grow my gardening business” and was attracted to Dwight for the town’s charm and fantastic small businesses. She purchased a property on Highway 60 and got to work. Gardening […]

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Muskoka's Rural Renaissance

3 Milennials Living the Dream in Muskoka In Muskoka,  and especially in the Township of Georgian Bay, residents are finding three-bedroom townhouses with Bell Fibe Gigabit speed Internet for $2,000 a month on the shores of Georgian Bay. "That is pretty cool,” says Tianna Burke, a rural millennial who made the leap and has never […]

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Rural Renaissance Workers? Oh Yes.. They are here!

4 Economic Development Officers in Muskoka municipalities agree That a Rural Renaissance is well underway here In Muskoka,  and especially in the Township of Georgian Bay, residents are finding three-bedroom townhouses with Bell Fibe Gigabit speed Internet for $2000 a month on the shores of Georgian Bay. "That is pretty cool” says Tianna Burke, an employed, […]

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Station Stop for more than Love in MacTier

3 You don't have to wait for February to find love in MacTier,  according to Betty Jo Royce who is the  Owner/Operator  of the "The Muskoka Station Store".  It can happen anytime. Love was in the air before she opened her new store located in MacTier; Betty Jo who now prides herself on her product […]

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Spotlight - Chef Henrie Bistro & Cafe

2 Chef Henrie Thoeringer brings unbridled passion and culinary expertise to his new bistro and café in MacTier. After graduating from the Austrian culinary school Landesberufsschule Obertrum in 2014, he was awarded the esteemed "Goldener Kochlöffel" (Golden Spoon) in his final year of apprenticeship and a star was placed in the walkway of the academy. […]

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Spotlight - How a small rural school helped students land summer jobs

5 School is almost out for summer—and students at Honey Harbour Public School have summer jobs thanks to a new school project. The project began when one grade eight student, Jadyn Little, approached his teacher for advice on finding a job. Grade seven and eight teacher Mr. James McIntosh immediately saw the opportunity to turn […]

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The Culture of Craft: Craft Breweries Thrive in Muskoka

5 Back in the 19th century, industrialization began an evolution from the small local breweries of earlier times into large-scale operations; and consolidation, streamlining, and labour cutbacks soon turned the beer industry into a corporate machine that pumped out a limited range of products, always with an eye for the highest profitability. But, around the […]

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