Update: The Grocery Basket cookie sale to support post-secondary education for local youth

Update (Monday, May 10, 2021): On Friday, May 7, 2021, the Grocery Basket shared the success of their fundraiser in support of Pathways to Education Kingston. They sold 1,269 cookies, raising $3,172.50. The Grocery Basket team would like to thank everyone who donated and helped spread the word about this

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Minister Duclos announces changes to Canada Child Benefit in Kingston

The Minister of Families, Children, and Social Development visited Kingston’s The Grocery Basket on Thursday, Jul. 18, 2019.  The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos spoke about the ways the Government of Canada has changed the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) and how it will affect families and communities like Kingston.  The CCB is

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Taste of Kingston 2018 deliciously successful

All writing and photography by Marisa Sandlin Kingstonians and tourists gathered alike for the Diabetes Canada’s 20th Taste of Kingston festival, held this past Sunday at Confederation Park downtown. With over a dozen restaurants participating, event-goers were able to sample everything from a bacon-wrapped pickle courtesy of Leon’s Centre, to

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