Samuel Adams came to Bronte in 1855 with his son, Jeremiah. With $800 in hand from his successful business in Maryland, Adams opened a blacksmith shop.
He invented the equipment used for "stonehooking" - lifting flat stones from the bottom of the lake. Adams was at one time the biggest landowner in Bronte.
Check out award winning author Laurence Hill virtual visit thursday Feb 10 at link below.
'Wonderful generosity': Fareshare meeting increased demand for services in Oakville
Herb Garbutt Oakville Beaver Monday, December 27, 2021
Despite a rise in usage, Fare Share Food Bank Oakville said the community has come through.
“Fareshare is deeply grateful for the overwhelming support the citizens of Oakville have provided over the years and particularly in these difficult times,” said Fare Share director Averil Wiley. “Due to the wonderful generosity, Fare Share has been able to meet the increased demand for our services.”
Among the donations received leading up to the holidays was a cheque for $2,000 from Intelligent Office in Oakville.
Picture this: Your potential client walks up to your first-class corporate office building.
They step through the door into your elegantly decorated office suite and are greeted warmly by
one of your courteous, professional assistants.
Your client is offered a beverage while they take a seat in the leather chairs of your reception area. They look around admiring the 10-foot ceilings
and the natural light cascading in through the windows. Your assistant calls you and tells you that your appointment is here. Your client is immediately impressed.
This is all possible with Intelligent Office Oakville located at the prestigious Westbury Corporate Centre. Intelligent Office Oakville is throwing an Open-House October 23 from 4 to 7 pm at their location
At 2275 Upper Middle Road. This is a great opportunity for entrepreneurs,small businesses and growing businesses to familiarize themselves with the Intelligent Office facilities and services, network with other businesses and hear current client testimonials.
Differentiate your business from the competition with professional office surroundings. The businesslike atmosphere of Intelligent Office will instill confidence in any client, large or small. North Oakville Today,2008