Queen’s University team launches new platform to support Canadian small businesses

A new marketplace-style platform allows consumers to purchase gift certificates, pre-purchase products, and pre-book services to be redeemed at any future time. Designed in Kingston by a team at Queen’s University, SupportSME is a free platform designed to help support small and medium businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Participating

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Great local gifts just in time for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is almost here. While we won’t be celebrating in the same style this year, Moms need celebrating more than ever. In keeping with efforts to shop local, we have curated this list of local businesses offering specials specifically for moms. Local gifts for every mom Shop & Play

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Under pressure: Supporting small businesses during enforcement of the Quarantine Act

Local news sources including the Kingstonist report that the City of Kingston and Loyalist Township have declared a state of emergency as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The declaration from the Medical Officer of Health of KFL&A, Dr. Kieran Moore initiates the emergency plan of our municipality, even more

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