28
Oct
2020
Posted by: In: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Cyndi Vos, Economy, Lethbridge, lethbridge businesses, Lethbridge Chamber Of Commerce, more than half of Lethbridge businesses feel optimistic about the next six months, Pandemic, YQL

Many Lethbridge businesses feel optimistic about future: Chamber of Commerce – Lethbridge

Many Lethbridge businesses are feeling optimistic about the future, according to a new survey conducted by the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce. The survey aimed to grasp an understanding of the financial health and satisfaction of local businesses. Highlights from the survey indicate 52 per cent of respondents are expecting…
26
Oct
2020
Posted by: In: City of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Lethbridge bylaws, lethbridge city council, lethbridge parking bylaw, lethbridge parking rules, Minimum parking requirements, Parking, Politics, Theoretically Brewing

City of Lethbridge looks to update minimum parking bylaws for businesses – Lethbridge

Kelti Baird is part owner of Theoretically Brewing Company in Lethbridge. She and her business partner would like to use their underutilized parking lot to expand the business, but red tape from the city is stopping them. Baird went in front of the Community Issues Committee meeting on Monday…
03
Sep
2020
Posted by: In: Alberta economy, Alberta Small Business, Calgary small business, Canada, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, CFIb, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Economy, edmonton small business, Federal Small Business Programs, news, Nicks Steakhouse, Rent Relief Small Business

Low sales, fewer customers creating dire situation for Alberta small businesses: CFIB ​

A newly released survey from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business shows Alberta small businesses remain tough as the province enters its sixth month of COVID-19 infections. The survey, conducted on Aug. 27, attributed fewer customers and lower sales as the root causes of a slower recovery for Alberta’s…
18
Jul
2020
Posted by: In: african nova scotian, black businesses, Canada, Consumer, COVID-19, Entertainment, Foggy Goggle, G Street, Gottingen, Gottingen Street, Halifax, I love Local, Lifestyle, ReOpen City, Small Businesses, Support Local, Taking Blk Gottingen

Black businesses pop up in North End storefronts for ‘Taking BLK Gottingen’ – Halifax

Saturday and Sunday, local Black businesses are setting up pop-ups in Halifax North End stores, cafes and food places, to show and sell their work in a historically Black neighborhood. “Taking BLK Gottingen” was organized by the North End Business Association and The Khyber Centre for the Arts, alongside other…