Edmonton bitcoin dealer unfazed by security woes

March 6th, 2014 → 8:34 pm @

A local business owner says he's not discouraged by the recent shutdown of Flexcoin, a bitcoin bank in Edmonton.


Powell Street closure hits East Vancouver businesses

August 9th, 2013 → 9:09 pm @

Some local business owners say the year-long closure of Powell Street has brought both traffic and business to a stand still.


Losing Argentia ferry means losing tourists, business owner says

August 3rd, 2013 → 1:43 pm @

Local business owners are concerned about what impact the loss of the Argentia ferry will have on their industry after Marine Atlantic made the decision to move the MV Atlantic Vision to service the Port aux Basques run for at least two weeks.


Local business gives away free mattresses for flood victims

July 16th, 2013 → 9:41 pm @

McInnis & Holloway gave away 75 mattresses to victims of Alberta's devastating floods on Saturday.


Council sells village building to local business owner

July 13th, 2013 → 2:14 am @

John Colucci has proposed a land contract sale of the village offices, which was accepted at the meeting. Colucci will be moving his family upstairs from Fenton.


Local Business Shocked by Bank Robbery Nearby, Says They’re More Alert Now

July 8th, 2013 → 10:09 pm @

Businesses near the Citibank on South 14th say they were shocked to hear that the bank was robbed Monday afternoon. The owner of Kid’s Village says in her seven years at that location, nothing of this magnitude has happened, which is what makes the rob…


Local business owner talks Obamacare mandate

July 3rd, 2013 → 9:30 pm @

In business, as in life, it’s always good to stay ahead of the curve, even when that tricky curve takes an unexpected detour in the form of a one year delay in the implementation of a major requirement of the Affordable Healthcare Act. For Memphis publ…


Local business owners fear negative effects of new gun laws

July 2nd, 2013 → 1:15 pm @

Colorado’s new gun laws went into to affect Monday, and local small business owners are sure that their bottom line will soon take a hit.


Cuts to police personnel concerns local business owner

July 1st, 2013 → 3:11 pm @

A Millington business owner is upset now that city leaders voted to lay off several employees. An inspector, three patrolmen, and a dispatcher will lose their jobs in an attempt to balance the city’s budget.


Local Business Reviews Read By 85% of Consumers [Survey]

June 27th, 2013 → 5:27 pm @

When searching for local businesses, 85 percent of consumers say they read online reviews. And many people go beyond the first review 60 percent read between two and six online reviews to help form an opinion, according to a new BrightLocal survey.