Canadian peanut pioneer proud of his family business

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James Picard Senior doesn’t recall ever taking a sick day. You can find him working around his store in Windham and out back on the farm. That’s amazing when you stop to think that this man is in his early eighties. “I like the business. I go to work every day,” he explains. “I don’t believe… Read more »

EPC Joins Others In Celebrating Arts And Culture

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Picture a performer as she hangs in the air by her foot, which is wrapped skilfully around a silk. Another woman makes it look easy as she poses upside down on a metal ring suspended in the air.  Combine that with stilt walkers wearing steampunk-inspired attire, live music; don’t forget the finger-lickin’ good barbecue and… Read more »

An Entrepreneur’s Story: Ice Cream Maker Finds Sweet Success in Niagara

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Her story begins with a small ice cream maker that she purchased to experiment with different recipes in the kitchen. Family and friends raved about the ice cream Lisa Giganti was creating so much that the next thing she knew, she decided to learn all she could about becoming an entrepreneur. That’s when Sweet Sunshine… Read more »