Night On The Town – Retro Rewind

It’s a throwback to the oldies Night On The Town in Downtown Carleton Place. Grab your bestie or significant other, dress up in your best “oldies” fashion, whether it’s from the 50s, 60s, 70s or what you wore last year and come celebrate the yesteryears with us! There will be live music, vendors, food, sales and samples. We are transforming Bridge Street and giving it a “Byward Market” feel! Come join us!! If you are a business or vendor who would like to participate, please email: info@hometownhearts.ca
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Wine’d Around Downtown Carleton Place

Saturday, May 27th from 1:00 – 5:00 pm Your T-Shirt ($25) is your ticket to this fun event and is now available at The Thirsty Moose, and the Chamber of Commerce open 7 days a week.   Please remember, you must wear or carry your event T-Shirt (logo visible) in order to participate. Included in the event passport is a voucher for one free appetizer. This annual wine and food tasting extravaganza is a fundraising event of the Carleton Place Sister City Committee for the Sister Cities Youth Exchange Program involving Carleton Place and sister cities Comrie, Scotland and Franklin,
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John Rayner Photography at Simon Gold

John Rayner is a Carleton Place photographer that has been living here since the fall of 2005, with his wife Susanne after moving from Sarnia where he taught high school for 30 years. He chose to move here because this is where his daughter, Shauna Vaillancourt, had settled a year or two earlier. She works at a retirement residence in Bells Corners. Since arriving in Carleton Place, two grandchildren have arrived on the scene for John and his wife. “It has been wonderful to be able to be near them like this” say John. John has almost always had an interest
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EODP Funding

The 2017 – 2018 Application for Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP) funding is now available through Valley Heartland CFDC. Funding Overview EODP supports the growth of local businesses, community-led economic development to enhance and diversify our local economy and the creation of new sustainable jobs in Lanark and North Leeds. EODP provides non-repayable funding of up to 50% of eligible costs for approved projects demonstrating measurable economic outcomes such as job creation, increased productivity, creation of new products and entering new markets. Applicants are eligible up to a maximum of $100,000 in EODP contributions over a 5 year period. Full
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Get Financial Assistance for Wages this Summer!

Need to hire more staff this summer? Then think about hiring a student and get financial assistance to cover their wages. The 2017 Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) application period for employers is now open. Apply before January 20, 2017! Canada Summer Jobs is a Government of Canada initiative. It provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer full-time employees to create summer jobs for students between the ages of 15 and 30. The application form as well as the applicant guide are currently available at www.canada.ca/canada-summer-jobs. You can submit your application online, by mail
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Sinders Open House

5 to 8 pm Sinders Bridal House 10 Lake Avenue West The holiday season is upon us and we want to share with you some of the big changes we’ve been making! Join us for an evening of local wine, beer and delicious foods. We would love to give our friends, family, and community the opportunity to come see our beautiful Victorian home and all the work and love we’ve put into it. This open house is open to the public so please feel free to invite any family or friends to come celebrate the holidays with us Wednesday December
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Renewed With Love Bridal Outlet Relocates in Carleton Place

Renewed With Love Bridal Outlet is an “everyday sample sale” without compromising the bridal experience! Save up to 70% on hundreds of genuine brand new, & sample designer wedding dresses in sizes 6 through 28 with new inventory arriving almost daily! Designers such as; Pronovias, Maggie Sottero, Essense of Australia, Paloma Blanca, Mori Lee & many more! Please feel free to take a look at their website as well, www.renewedwithlove.ca About Renewed With Love In the early fall of 2010, With Love Bridal Boutique opened its doors at 1501 Stittsville Main Street. This was the launch of a full service
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Balance Within Celebrates 6 years with an Open House

Come celebrate 6 years of business and dogward dogs with Balance Within Yoga & Wellness Studio on Saturday, September 3rd from 11:30 am – 1 pm. The studio is a place that as you walk in the front door you leave all baggage behind and take some time for yourself. It may be through, yoga, fitness, Registered Massage Therapy, Lifestyle Coaching, and Personal Training. Each of these outlets are there so that you can live the life you deserve to feeling good from the inside out. “We are so excited to be moving into our 7th year of Balance Within Yoga & Wellness
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Carleton Place’s Ken Bennett practicing law for 40 years

Carleton Place’s Ken Bennett practicing law for 40 years In June this year, the Lanark Law Association honoured Carleton Place solicitor Kenneth Bennett for 40 years of practicing law. Bennett was called to the bar in March 1977. Ken Bennett is celebrating 40 years of practicing law. Bennett was called to the bar in March 1977, and the 76-year-old has practiced law in Carleton Place since then. “I enjoy what I am doing,” Bennett told the Canadian Gazette on Aug. 4, “and I am still in good health.” With a laugh, he added: “I have lots of clients who tell
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Carleton Place Winery Celebrates 10 Years in Business!

Did you know that Mary and Bob have been in business at Carleton Place Winery for 10 YEARS NOW?   Let’s celebrate their success and wish them continued success. Raise you wine glass to Carleton Place Winery!! 🙂   They are also celebrating with a WINE SALE!   The celebration kicked off with the draw for the Adirondack chairs on July 29, and the winner was Barbara Scott!!! Congratulations!   ALSO In appreciation for your 10 years of support they will be giving away FREE custom labels with each batch made on premise for the month of August. AND LASTLY,
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