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YGK Thrift store set to open; all proceeds to go to Almost Home

 Last year, Almost Home, a charitable organization, announced plans to open a thrift store to raise funds for their operations. This year, that idea is coming to life, with YGK Thrift is launching in June 2021.  Just recently, Almost Home received a generous donation of $30,000 from the Kinsmen Club

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Celebrate Artisan Made Co’s Grand Opening with their exclusive Virtual Spring Collection

Six months after opening their doors, Artisan Made Co is holding a Grand Opening. It won’t be an in-person event, but it will be a celebration of spring online. “April marks six months in business and we wanted to celebrate with our local community and makers,” said Jessica Pecore, the

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John Counter Boulevard overpass complete, road to reopen November 13

Construction of the rail overpass on John Counter Boulevard is complete. City staff said the stretch between Princess Street and Sir John A. Macdonald Boulevard will begin clearing this afternoon, and be open in time for the morning commute on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.  “This is an exciting moment, the

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Skeleton Park Brewery opens in former King’s Town location

Where one beer story ends, another begins. Such is the case with King’s Town Beer Company, which was the west end’s first craft brewery when it opened in late 2016. Earlier this month, King’s Town announced that it was no longer brewing beer and that they’d be handing the keys

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Osmow’s opens in Kingston west end

The Grand Opening of a new Osmow’s franchise on the corner of Gardiners Road and Entell Circle took place on Friday, July 19, 2019.  Mayor Bryan Paterson and Town Crier Chris Whyman took part in a ribbon cutting ceremony with CEO Sam Osmow, District Manager Paul Tobias, and Kingston franchise

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