Click here to view a video to find out why these entrepreneurs chose the Haliburton Highlands as a great place to live and to run their businesses. The Haliburton Highlands, [...]
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Tourism is Alive in North Grenville! The Municipality has worked diligently throughout 2012 to encourage visitors and tourists to make North Grenville a stop in their travels. Adding details to [...]
A couple of years ago, a colleague of mine sent me a link to an article from the October 11, 2010 edition of the Globe and Mail about something called [...]
On Saturday October 27, 2012, Port Hope will have the opportunity to Thrill the World. At 7:00 pm in Memorial Park, Port Hope will be participating in a worldwide effort to dance simultaneously to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.” This global event is a collective world record attempt for largest simultaneous dance event. The dance will be led by Miss Jennifer Mercer, of Jennifer’s Jazz it Up Studio of Dance. The event is open to all ages. Zombie costumes strongly encouraged!
Last week Hastings County hosted another Creative Hastings event. It took place on the evening of September 19th at Quinn’s of Tweed Fine Art Gallery. Five entrepreneurs were featured and [...]
Port Hope Homecoming Reunion is scheduled for Friday August 3, 4 and 5, 2012. The last official homecoming to happen in Port Hope was back in August 1901. The 2012 event was pulled together by an enthusiastic group of local volunteers to celebrate life in picturesque Port Hope.
A recent article in the Haliburton Echo featured a story about a choreographer (Jackie McChesney) & former cottager that has made Haliburton her home. In an article about Haliburton’s creative [...]
Haliburton was recently featured in the July issue of Municipal World Magazine. The article takes a look at Haliburton and our creative economy including the Haliburton Creative Business Incubator which [...]
A series on Haliburton County’s Creative Economy Part 1. By: Jim Blake Haliburton County offers many beautiful places to live, incredibly vibrant communities and a wide variety of services that [...]
Contributed by Diana Cooper, Green Cluster, Economic Development Office I am amazed as I sit in a cozy studio, surrounded by cutting tables, sewing machines and dressmaker mannequins. Although it is [...]