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Thorold Ambassadors Recognition Luncheon

Join the Combined Chairs Alliance, the City of Thorold and partners for the Thorold Ambassadors Recognition Luncheon on January 17th, 2017 11:30 – 1 pm at Club Capri to celebrate the first graduates of the Thorold Ambassador Program. The City of Thorold and stakeholders have created a referral program for businesses in Thorold to make the […]

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Canal Bank Shuffle Blues Festival Donates | TCAG Gets $6000

The blues turned into a lot of green when the Canal Bank Shuffle recently presented $11,000 in total donations to four local charity groups. Thorold Community Activities Group: $6,000 Friends of Beaverdams Church: $3,000 Animal Assistance Organization: $1000 Community Care: $1,000 The Canal Bank Shuffle made a generous donation of $6,000 to support the TCAG […]

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Shannon Passero Womens Business Grants Presented

Shannon Passero Womens Business Grants Presented, at left Jolene Antle, Shannon Passero, and Jackie Troup. The spirit of Christmas zoomed in a few days early for two winners in the Shannon Passero Women’s Business Grant Program.  The grant recipients each received  $12,500 in financial support at a presentation in Thorold on December 16. Two women entrepreneurs […]

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Grounds Coffee House | Bakery

The Grounds Coffee House |  Bakery in Thorold presents this Fun Factoid on coffee, tea, and baked goods. What’s the difference between Light Roast and Dark Roast coffee? The beans are roasted for a longer period of time and at higher temperatures in a dark roast. A dark roast is not necessarily “stronger” it’s just […]

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Santa Claus Parade Keeps Rockin Thorold

The sights and sounds of Christmas filled the air as the stars of the season cruised in keep Thorold rocking with a street party at the Santa Claus Parade on November 26. Sixty-three entrants entertained the audiences for the 26th annual community event. Bands and floats paraded down Sullivan Avenue and continued down Front Street […]

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GTBC Promotes Thorold Business at New Members Breakfast

Making business introductions was an interactive part of the networking at the New Members Breakfast hosted by the Greater Thorold Business Council at Club Belvedere on November 24. Some of the new members introduced at the event included Anna Schmoll, Rose Hill Lane | Personal Support, Laurie Anne Lamothe, Yoga Centre of Niagara / Espavo […]

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Thorold Ambassadors Making Community a Great Place

Focused on a mission to help make Thorold a great place, a group of local Ambassadors continues to grow with enthusiasm. As business boosters in our community, the group continually gets stronger with merchants, managers, and local organizations stepping us as Thorold Ambassadors. By joining the pilot project sponsored by the City of Thorold in […]

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Expedia Ranks Thorold Among Friendliest Communities

Why do you feel Thorold is one of the friendliest communities in Canada? In fact, Expedia ranked us among the friendliest communities in the country. The list is supported by 2015 data from Expedia customer reviews to determine cities and communities that are the friendliest to travel to. Expedia, a national online travel provider publishes […]

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