Council is back for the new year, and they’re starting by taking out the trash. Also, bringing in the bakeries.
Former Great Big Sea member and small business owner Bob Hallett says homeowners and business owners in St. John’s feel “abused and neglected” in the wake of city council’s municipal budget. He is calling for the mayor and councillors’ resignation.
A touch of magic in Port Rexton reveals a model for the future
The Telegram is covering the The Entrepreneurs’ Forum Newfoundland and Labrador Showcase which is taking place tomorrow night at Portobello’s Restaurant. The forum brings together businesses, investors and government officials to raise the profile of local entrepreneurs and their businesses. This year’s forum will include Scott Oldfield, CEO of Essential Coding Inc. of Grand Falls-Windsor; Gerry Heffernan, CEO and founder of Onplug Innovations Inc. of St. John’s; Keelin O’Leary, manager of the Genesis Centre in St. John’s; Kim Todd, owner of Quick Brown Fox of St. John’s; and Brian Lundrigan, owner of WYSE Design & Development Inc. in Conception Bay South. Source: The Telegram
City Hall needs to start supporting local small business, not fighting it