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New workshop delivers workout program for lifting self-esteem

New workshop delivers workout program for lifting self-esteem

What's up this Wednesday? A local fitness centre has created a program for young girls to learn about functional fitness in a fun environment
March into a new group of friends this month

March into a new group of friends this month

March is National Probus Club month, and there are 10 local clubs creating community and friendships for Collingwood's semi-retired and retired people.
A skilled trade apprenticeship led this entrepreneur to start a business

A skilled trade apprenticeship led this entrepreneur to start a business

In this Midweek Mugging, meet Zachary Hopkins, who started a trade at 16 and has built his own business from it.
This business owner is combatting technology's grasp with ancient practices

This business owner is combatting technology's grasp with ancient practices

In this Midweek Mugging, meet Simone Shears, owner of Mend to Feel Good, a holistic wellness practitioner hoping to teach ancient relaxation and focus techniques to today's youth.
Physiotherapist working in "under-serviced" field of women's health

Physiotherapist working in "under-serviced" field of women's health

In this midweek mugging: This might be the physiotherapy you've never heard of, but Laura Powers is hoping to change that for the sake of women's health.
A business born from a patchwork of dreams and art

A business born from a patchwork of dreams and art

This Mid-week Mugging features an artist and a business owner making wearable art, emphasis on the wearable.
Reducing our chemical footprint one spritz at a time

Reducing our chemical footprint one spritz at a time

In this Mid-Week Mugging, Susan Hayward-Bishop has turned two cancer diagnosis into a new business and a new way of life
Heavy water, lightbulb idea

Heavy water, lightbulb idea

In this Midweek Mugging find out more about an innovative science technology company in the heavy water business hoping to inspire youth in the STEM industries.
Earn your wings, but don't wing it when it comes to skin care

Earn your wings, but don't wing it when it comes to skin care

In this instalment of Midweek Mugging meet Andrea Crane, the downtown shop manager giving people wings.
These students are making their own summer jobs

These students are making their own summer jobs

In this week’s Midweek Mugging, meet eight young entrepreneurs selected as part of this year’s Summer Company program.