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Profile: Royal Ambassador Event Centre

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:26 AM

The Royal Ambassador Event Centre, situated on over 50 acres of rolling hills, manicured gardens, and a natural lake, is known as one of Caledon’s most beautiful sites to have a wedding or event. We recently asked Nicolas Giancola about the business and how things have changed in the pandemic.

Tell us about your business.

In 2004, The Royal Ambassador Event Centre was born.

We are an event venue, hosting everything from weddings and ceremonies to community charity events. Our goal has always been...

Goodlot Farmstead Brewing team

Profile: Goodlot Farmstead Brewing Co.

Posted on Friday, February 12, 2021 12:17 PM

GoodLot Farmstead Brewing Co., founded by Gail and Phil Winters, makes fresh, hyper-localTM, ales and lagers on an organic hop farm in the northwest area of Caledon.

In late 2009, Phil and Gail spent the winter doing research on small scale specialty crop farming. Phil decided to go to the U.S. to complete a course in hop production. They both decided to focus on local craft hop production to supply the booming local craft beer market in Ontario.

In preparation, they began working...

ROMA 2021 Conference

Caledon advocates for change at ROMA

Posted on Monday, January 25, 2021 10:19 AM

While Caledon Council has been primarily focused on efforts to defeat the COVID-19 pandemic, addressing other pressing issues that impact the Town of Caledon remains a priority. From improving internet access and road safety to value-added agriculture and preserving employment lands, Mayor Thompson and Members of Council are continuing to work on the priorities outlined in the Council Work Plan. 

Many of the projects and initiatives of Council depend on support from the Province of Ontario....

Mask by-law

Caledon extends mask by-law

Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 10:32 AM

January 22, 2021 -- Following the recent provincial stay-at-home order and state of emergency, the Town of Caledon is extending its mask by-law and adapting other procedures, programs and services to comply. 

“The cooperation by the vast majority of Caledon residents has been tremendous,” said Mayor Allan Thompson.  “Now is the time for all of us to stay home except for essential purposes.” 

“We understand that people may still have questions about compliance,” said Inspector Mike...

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Caledon Chamber ushers in new era

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 06:35 PM

The Town of Caledon is extending congratulations to the Caledon Chamber of Commerce on the appointment of a new Board of Directors. 

“On behalf of the Town I wish the new Board all success as they start this new chapter,” said Mayor Allan Thompson.  “The Chamber is an important voice for business in Caledon and we look forward to working with them to support our local business community.” 

The new Board, chaired by Anthony Caputo, was sworn in by Mayor Thompson at a virtual ceremony...