Between the Farm and Table: The GTA’s Greenbelt helps feed southern Ontario, but a food system is more than just farms

By Gregory Furgala Advocates for farmland preservation in Ontario enjoyed a victory recently. After a public outcry, the provincial government pulled back a controversial provision of Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, that would’ve have opened up Ontario’s Greenbelt to development and threatened a broad crescent of provincially protected green space containing some of […]

The Rec Room opens in London, Ontario

New social playground includes upscale casual dining, over 100 amusement games, a live performance space, axe throwing and virtual reality Press release London social seekers now have a new hot-spot for ‘Eats and Entertainment,’ with the opening of the city’s first location of The Rec Room at CF Masonville Place. Located at 1680 Richmond Street in London, Ontario, […]

Canadian chocolatier Chocolats Favoris to open its doors in Guelph

Renowned French Canadian chocolate shop continues to expand with fifth Ontario location Chocolats Favoris, a Canadian artisanal chocolate shop and creamery, is continuing to expand, and has announced that it will open its fifth location in Ontario. On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Chocolats Favoris will celebrate its grand opening in Guelph. The new shop will […]

Celebrity Chef Corbin launches fall menu for schools across Ontario and Atlantic Canada

The healthy and delicious menu reflects the culinary sophistication of today’s students Press release Food Network Celebrity Chef Corbin Tomaszeski is launching new signature menu items set to appear in schools across Ontario and Atlantic Canada this fall. The new recipes are delicious, nutritious and reflect the culinary sophistication of today’s students. Chartwells School Dining, food service provider to approximately 300 […]

Sirved to bring world’s first menu-based search engine to travellers across Canada

ADS Publishing brings new Sirved app to guests at 385 partner hotels Press release Sirved, the world’s first menu-based search engine, has announced it is working with ADS Publishing to bring its new app to travellers in 385 partner hotels across Ontario. Sirved lets you search every menu from every restaurant, wherever you are or expect […]