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Business Spotlight: Lumina Resort celebrates 100 years on Lake of Bays!

Posted on Thursday, October 21, 2021 09:00 AM

Lumina Resort has been providing unforgettable Muskoka family vacations on Lake of Bays since 1921. Owned and operated by the Hungerford family for four generations, Lumina has a rich and storied history in the Lake of Bays community.

Your stay at the largest cottage resort on Lake of Bays includes maid service, chef-prepared meals, and a fully supervised children’s program that caters to all ages with a dynamic choice of activities. Families return year after year to enjoy the beautiful waterfront,...


Business Spotlight: A New Chapter Begins for the Famous Robinsons General Store in Dorset!

Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2021 08:00 AM

We would like to welcome new owners Mike and Katie Hinbest of Robinsons General Store in Dorset. A cornerstone of the Dorset community for over one hundred years, the Robinson’s opened this family shop in 1921. Since then, there have been many additions to the store and Mike and Katie are committed to offering all the items people are accustomed to – grocery, hardware, souvenirs, housewares, apparel, and footwear – and some exciting new additions including Robinsons Café and Gelato. The Hinbests,...


Business Spotlight: Algonquin Fiber – Bringing High Speed Internet to Those That Really Need it.

Posted on Thursday, August 26, 2021 07:30 AM

Algonquin Fiber was launched in 2020 to provide fast, reliable and affordable internet to communities using fiber to the home technology (FTTH). Based in Dwight, this new internet service provider uses an entirely fiber optic infrastructure to deliver internet services right to the doorstep of homes and businesses.

President Matthew Young brings over 15 years of experience in the industry as the President & CEO of Spy Communications. With expertise installing communication cables and infrastructure...


Business Spotlight: Strong. Passionate. Inclusive. Meet the Baysville BarBelles!

Posted on Thursday, July 29, 2021 08:00 AM

Coach Tara Kruusi & The Baysville Barbelles are here to help you reach your fitness goals. Tara is an ISSA Certified personal trainer/fitness instructor and Certified nutrition coach. She offers nutrition/weight loss coaching, personal training, and strength training classes. The BarBelles were voted #1 in Muskoka in 2019 for weight loss services and Tara is proud to be the Baysville coach!

Tara strongly believes that regular exercise is very beneficial to our health, both physical and mental....


Business Spotlight: Experience “Love at First Bite” with In the Woods Bakeshop!

Posted on Thursday, June 24, 2021 08:30 AM

Baysville just got a little bit sweeter thanks to Sarah and Zyllah, two sisters who share a love for baking. After fulfilling many requests from family and friends, these entrepreneurial ladies decided to turn their hobby into a business. In late 2020 they launched In the Woods Bakeshop, a homebased, family-owned bakeshop where they create custom cakes and desserts. Sarah and Zyllah use fresh and premium ingredients to create delectable flavour combinations for every dessert lover. Why not try espresso...

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