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The 2014 municipal elections in Ontario is fast approaching with election day being Monday, October 27, 2014. Below is a list of candidates in Caledon for Mayor, Regional Councillor and Area Councillor. I have included a link to each candidates official website where available to find out more about their policies and platform. One interesting […]
The long awaited extension of Highway 427 which will take it north to Major Mackenzie Drive and a lot closer to the Bolton and Caledon area looks to be finally moving forward with a construction start date slated for 2016-2017. As I have written previously about this (original article & second update), this project has […]
Back in 2011 I wrote about the state of food franchise business in Bolton, Ontario and how things looked bleak. Fast forward to 2014 and not much has changed in that time. Some new ones have come in like Starbucks but others have continued to fail (repeatedly). When I last wrote about it Boston Pizza […]
Posted: August 5th, 2014 under Bolton, Caledon, Food, News.
Tags: Bolton, bolton by-pass, boston pizza, Caledon, coras, Franchise, Home Depot, kfc, ontario, pizza hut, Popeye's, restaurant, Starbucks, Wild Wing
Canadian Tire appears set to build a new giant warehouse in Caledon, Ontario after Caledon council backed an unusual measure to keep hundreds of jobs in Peel Region, however many residents object to this controversial project due to rising truck traffic and low-wage industry. Residents in Caledon, Bolton and surrounding areas fighting to stop the […]
One of the most popular posts here on this site has been the “Highway 427 Expansion / Extension” article I posted back in 2009. Several people have emailed me recently to ask what the current status of the project is so I thought now would be a good time give an update as best as […]
As previously posted here about the “Bolton by-pass” – Bolton Arterial Road System (B.A.R.), I have a new update on the status of the project from Richard Whitehead, Regional Councillor for Caledon’s Ward 3 & 4 who was kind enough again to fill us in about how the project is progressing. Below is his update […]
Posted: November 4th, 2012 under Caledon, News.
Tags: B.A.R., Bolton, Bolton Arterial Road System, bolton by-pass, Caledon, Castlemore, Coleraine, highway, highway 427, highway 50, Mayfield, ontario, Region of Peel, Richard Whitehead
The 2011 Ontario Provincial Elections takes place next Thursday October 6, 2011, below is a list of candidates for provincial riding of Dufferin-Caledon. I have included a link to each candidates official website where you can find out more information about them and what they stand for in this riding. For more info on the […]
Posted: September 26th, 2011 under Caledon, News, Politics.
Tags: 2011 elections, Caledon, Candidates, Conservative, Daniel Kowalewski, Dufferin, Dufferin-Caledon, Election, Green, Karen Gventer, Liberal, Libertarian, Lori Holloway, NDP, News, ontario, Politics, Progressive Conservative, Provincial Election, Rob Strang, Sylvia Jones
You may or may not have noticed but franchise restaurants have been struggling greatly in Bolton, Ontario leaving a long line of failure to the already struggling retail space in the town. Joe Warmington from the Toronto Sun wrote an article about the issue exactly a year ago and not much has changed in a […]
Posted: September 25th, 2011 under Bolton, Food, News.
Tags: bankrupt, bankruptcy, Bolton, boston pizza, Caledon, coras, Food, Franchise, kfc, little caesers, Marolyn Morrison, Mayor, News, ontario, pizza, pizza hut, restaurant, William's Coffee Pub
From the Toronto Star: In the months before she was kidnapped, Raquel Junio had devised a happy plan. She bought and kept furniture at the Brampton thrift shop where she worked, took the bus to a nearby library after shifts to scour the Internet for apartments and searched for a second job to make extra […]
With the 2011 federal elections less than a week away, Monday May 2nd, 2011, below is a list of candidates for federal riding of Dufferin-Caledon. I have included a link to each candidates official website where you can find out more information about them and what they stand for in this riding. For more info […]
Posted: April 26th, 2011 under Caledon, News.
Tags: 2011 elections, Ard Van Leeuwen, Bill Prout, Caledon, caledon elections, Candidates, Conservative, David Tilson, Dufferin, Dufferin-Caledon, elections, federal election, Green, Leslie Parsons, Liberal, NDP, ontario