Exciting things are going on in our area and I am pleased to let you know that we have great photos from Run for the Cure, Titz n' Glitz and The Collingwood Half Marathon in our Community Photo Gallery. Click here to see the race results. While you are looking at the Galleries, check out the new YMCA in Wasaga Beach.
Tickets are now on sale for the Launch Party of the 2007 Fire Fighter Calendar. Join fire fighting heroes from all 4 fire departments in our local area including: Clearview Township, Town of Collingwood, Town of The Blue Mountains and the Town of Wasaga Beach.
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Fall brings change and with that change 27 on Fourth is delighted to introduce their new team in the kitchen and a sample of menu highlights. Take a look, I'm sure you'll be tempted and impressed!
With New Years fast approaching, Copper Blues in the village has passed on their menu, take a look and make your party reservations early.
We would like extend a big mycollingwood.ca welcome to our new sponsors:
With its cozy atmosphere and friendly service, Tesoro is a restaurant that is sure to please every palate. Tesoro is best known for its gourmet thin crust pizza, Sicilian Meatballs, spicy Penne Arabiatta and Veal Parmagiano. Their menu also features a variety of salads, anitpasta's and fresh seafood. The warm and inviting atmosphere makes it comfortable to become a regular and dine with friends in one of the cozy booths From the casual-chic atmosphere to the friendly service, your experience at Tesoro begins at the door with a smile, followed by a culinary experience that is not to be forgotten!
Since Ed Christie first opened its' doors nearly thirty years ago, family owned Christie's Clothing has offered Collingwood fine quality and interesting fashion at competitive prices. This Fall and Winter collection of new arrivals include leading men and women's clothing manufacturers. Tommy Hilfiger, Blue Willi's, Victorinox, Swiss Army and Susan Bristol, just to name a few. They even have an expanding children's line with names like Osh Kosh, Mini Motion and Red Robin. From casual and recreational wear to formal wear with made to measure suits, Christie's Clothing fills its racks and shelves
Ashanti offers the best of Zimbabwe's estate and origin green coffee roasted right here in Collingwood. Characterized as a very distinguished coffee with subtle aroma, medium body and a suave light acidity. "What's special about this coffee is that we grow it on our own farm, import it ourselves and roast it fresh - we have control from farm to finished product, and it results in a brilliant cup of coffee." Ashanti Coffee is available at selected local restaurants and retailers in Southern Georgian Bay. Visit the Roastery at 14 Ronell Crescent in Collingwood, Unit #3 and learn more about their fundraising programs. Ashanti Coffee Estates in Zimbabwe: a superb premium coffee grown in harmony with nature.
First Street Bistro
Nestled in the old world charm of a century brick, the First Street Bistro offers a warm & inviting atmosphere to relax and enjoy the wonderful tastes of fresh, flavourful cuisine, created in Swiss Chef Andi Furrer's signature style. Sample from the menu or experience the epicurean range of this kitchen with one of the remarkable feature dishes. Visit this simple little Bistro, where the dining is fine, for inspired local hospitality – hot food, great service & good value!
Blue Mountain Activity Central
Blue Mountain boasts a wealth of activities from hardcore sports to the ultimate in relaxation. Blue Mountain Activity Central is your 'one-stop shop' for all of your adventure planning.
Club Intrawest is a private resort club for active people who love ski, golf and beach vacations. Club Intrawest has nine exclusive resorts around the world, each uniquely designed to reflect the culture and architecture of the region. Four-season resorts to fit any vacation style. Quaint, cottage life just a heartbeat from the city. Club Intrawest — Blue Mountain is set on Georgian Bay and built on the rich history of turn-of-the-century Canada. This is Ontario's new cottage country. Four-season fun coupled with the modern conveniences of home. In the summer, run away from the city and enjoy life at a gentler pace. Soak in the sun, breath the country air, rediscover nature. In the winter, soothe your tired muscles in an outdoor hot tub after a day on the slopes. Or curl up in front of your fireplace with a good book and a cup of tea. Entertain in your gourmet kitchen or dine out in Blue Mountain Village.
Talisman Resort and Conference Centre
Whether it is a vacation, conference, wedding or a special occasion celebration you are planning, Talisman will help you to relax, regroup and recharge. Talisman Resort & Conference Centre also offers casual and fine dining options. You can select from our legendary Terrace Dining Room, our new Vintage Room and Smokey's Pub. Our Executive Chef, Andrew Stevens and his team take great pride in creating an inspired food experience with imaginative presentations. They offer a variety of seasonal recreation activities for all ages and levels. During the winter months their uncrowded ski slopes offer a variety of terrain that will keep you smiling all day long.
Salnek Window Fashions and Accessories
Salnek Window Fashions offers total design service. They utilize design tools, creativity and experience that brings new life to your home. Working with your existing pieces, introducing options and working within your parameters, they provide you with a plan to transform your space into something truly unique that reflects your personality and life style. Call today for your complimentary in home consultation 705.445.3681.
The Gables B&B
The Gables is a gorgeous 1875 Gothic Victorian treasure located in Stayner. Our home has 3 comfortable rooms for guests to enjoy. The Patterson and Townsend rooms each have a queen bed with ensuites while the Turner room has twin beds and a private bath. With the many nearby Georgian Triangle activities, The Gables is only minutes to all of your holiday fun. We invite you to come and relax in our warm and friendly atmosphere. Easy access storage for clients with skis and provide space in a spare fridge to store perishables. Full breakfast provided and the specialty is French Toast. Make the Gables your next overnight destination.
Mark Ruttan – Remax Wasaga Beach
Mark Ruttan has been a leading figure in Real Estate for over 15 years - and offers his experience and expertise in the Real Estate industry. His involvement in municipal politics and his affiliation with service clubs in the community also keeps him on top of the changes and the needs and wants of the people in Wasaga Beach and surrounding areas. Mark is a dedicated and truly involved Real Estate professional who always has the clients best interests in mind. He holds true to his slogan - "Mark deals in Real Estate, but his Real Business is People!"
Just a reminder that mycollingwood.ca is one of the sponsors of John & Dave's Flashback Diner. Tune in and play Flashback Diner Trivia to win great prizes from our sponsors. White sports coats, '57 Chevies, poodle skirts, saddle shoes, beehives and ducktails, sock hops, bell bottoms, flower power. . . Stop on by the Flashback Diner as John & Dave drop some coins in the jukebox and play great solid gold hits from the roots of rock 'n roll… Each week, John & Dave will open up the Flashback Diner doors to serve up prime cuts of all your flashback favourite songs, plus a few 'blue plate specials', theme shows, side orders, one hit wonders, rarities, requests, dedications, countdowns, guest DJ's and more. So, make a reservation to meet up with old friends. . . on JOHN & DAVE'S FLASHBACK DINER Saturday Nights from 7pm to 9pm and Sunday Mornings from 7am to 9am on 95.1 The Peak FM.
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A Happy and Safe Halloween to Everyone!
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