What to do in Toronto this weekend: Dec. 2 to 4

What to do in Toronto this weekend: Dec. 2 to 4

Toronto has a lot of fun on offer for the first weekend of December. Here’s a sampling of what’s on. Holiday Fair in the Square Twinkly lights, handcrafted goods and carnival fun will be making a return to Nathan Phillips Square as part of the month-long Holiday Fair in the Square. Starting at 4 p.m. … Read more

Grand cinemas: Family-owned Grand Cinemas in administration after pandemic restrictions kill off crowds

Grand cinemas: Family-owned Grand Cinemas in administration after pandemic restrictions kill off crowds

Perth independent cinema group Grand Cinemas has called in administrators after failing to recover from crippling restrictions imposed during the height of the pandemic and the turmoil that crimped the number of productions coming out of Hollywood. The family-owned company broke the news to movie-goers late last night, saying capacity limits for cinemas in WA … Read more

Small Businesses in DC to Shop at and Support This Holiday Season

Small Businesses in DC to Shop at and Support This Holiday Season

The holidays are here and with it, the rush of holiday shopping. While it’s easy to rely on online shopping to cover your gift list, DC has a tremendous wealth of makers, independent shops, and retailers that make supporting a local small business as easy as tapping your credit card. So whether you shop on … Read more

Business owners have a big tax deadline coming up well before April

Business owners have a big tax deadline coming up well before April

New business formation has boomed, and that means more new business owners than ever are dealing with tax season and potential tax nightmares.  While there aren’t that many tax changes that will affect small businesses in the upcoming tax season, what is new — coupled with evergreen tax issues that tend to trip up small … Read more

Here's How Tech Layoffs Are Impacting San Francisco Businesses – NBC Bay Area

Here's How Tech Layoffs Are Impacting San Francisco Businesses – NBC Bay Area

Here’s How Tech Layoffs Are Impacting San Francisco Businesses  NBC Bay Area For Tech Workers, Pink Slips and Anxiety Replace Perks and Parties | Tech News Briefing | WSJ  Wall Street Journal The tech industry’s moment of reckoning: layoffs and hiring freezes  The Verge Who’s Hiring? Amid Layoffs, Here’s Where the Jobs Are  NBC Bay Area View Full Coverage … Read more

Toronto’s best Asian street food stops

Toronto’s best Asian street food stops

When opening a restaurant, there are so many cuisines to choose from. Renowned mixologist Evelyn Chick figured, “Why stick to just one?” After launching event space Ahma last year, Chick has expanded her Parkdale empire with Simpl Things, a snack and cocktail bar that serves Italian pasta by day, Taiwanese street food by night. She … Read more

Harrisonburg woman working to bring independent book store to downtown

Harrisonburg woman working to bring independent book store to downtown

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) – Amanda Friss of Harrisonburg used to work at a bookshop in the West Village in New York City, and there she said she found community. Friss says she has a passion for all things books and wants to share that with the community by opening an independent bookstore downtown in 2023. … Read more

Books and Pickles are on the menu at this NYC Bookstore

Books and Pickles are on the menu at this NYC Bookstore

NEW YORK — “People love pickles,” says Leigh Altshuler, owner of Sweet Pickle Books. “And books are the same thing; the combination of those two exceeded my wildest dream for people showing up for things,” she explains. Sweet Pickle Books opened in 2020 and is the brainchild of Altshuler, an avid reader and former employee … Read more

Coffee shop owner promotes pro-cop event- what happened next might surprise you – Fox Business

Coffee shop owner promotes pro-cop event- what happened next might surprise you – Fox Business

Coffee shop owner promotes pro-cop event- what happened next might surprise you  Fox Business

Grand Central Welcomes Back Holiday Fair for First Time Since 2019 – NBC New York

Grand Central Welcomes Back Holiday Fair for First Time Since 2019 – NBC New York

There is yet another reason to celebrate the holidays in New York City.  After not being held for two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced the return of the Holiday Fair to Grand Central Terminal’s Vanderbilt Hall. Dozens of local vendors will be selling everything from clothing and … Read more