River Ridge Cafe

Profile: River Ridge Cafe

Posted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:11 PM

River Ridge Café is a quaint little "coffee, made-from-scratch baking, full menu, pizza" kind of a place. It opened in Palgrave just before the pandemic. We asked owner, Meaghan Varrall, to tell us about the business and getting through these challenging times.

Tell us about River Ridge Cafe. 

River Ridge Café is located in the heart of Palgrave.  We opened on February 1, 2020 - right before the pandemic!

I have always wanted to own a small restaurant of my own. I have a passion...

Business Opening: Floradale Dental Centre

Posted on Wednesday, December 02, 2020 04:38 PM

Floradale Dental Centre recently opened in downtown Bolton. We asked owner Carlena Thurton to tell us about her business.

Tell us about your business.

At Floradale Dental Centre we offer a full suite of dental services such as: dental cleaning, partial and complete denture, restorative filling, crown and bridge, as well as root canal treatment.

To encourage people to try our services, for the month of December, we are offering free bleaching kits. Call to set up an appointment.

Why did you decide...

COVID-19 Update

Caledon implements revised COVID-19 public health restrictions

Posted on Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06 PM

November 21, 2020 -- In response to the November 20 announcement by the Province of Ontario, the Town of Caledon is taking action to implement revised Region of Peel Public Health COVID-19 restrictions.

Effective Monday, November 23 at 12:01 a.m. Caledon, as part of the Region of Peel, is moving into “Lockdown” (Grey) level.

“As Dr. Loh has pointed out, the numbers in Caledon are going in the wrong direction,” said Mayor Allan Thompson. “This is not just a Brampton or Mississauga issue. We have...

The Hill Academy

Business Profile: The Hill Academy

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 04:33 PM

Despite the pandemic, The Hill Academy is making a major investment in Caledon. We asked the Merrill family to tell us a little about their business and how they are operating in these difficult times.

Tell us about your business.

The Hill Academy is an independent school. It provides a unique platform that balances academics, athletics, and personal development of aspiring student-athletes.

We started the school in 2007 with 15 student athletes and now have over 225. The student body consists of...

Love Local Caledon

LOVE LOCAL CALEDON campaign to support local business

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 10:02 AM

(November 18, 2020) The Town of Caledon is launching a reinvigorated shop local campaign to encourage support for local business this holiday season.

The #LoveLocalCaledon campaign includes a number of initiatives including advertising, lightpole banners, posters, social media content and even specially designed non-medical masks.

“It’s one of the great things about this community…people want to help,” said Mayor Allan Thompson. “This campaign taps into community pride, creates visibility for our...