Marlene MacPherson, founder of Marlene's Meal Makeovers and the Cook Once, Produce Twice food preparation technique for busy households and, most recently, star of Marlene's Mondays on Rogers TV, has died. Many of MacPherson's Cook Once, Produce Twice recipe trios were featured in Lake Simcoe Living Magazine.
Students who belong to Georgian College’s Maker Club think of themselves as problem solvers. They like to identify challenges and build solutions. Barrie entrepreneur Peter Moore told the club the same principles applied to him in his startup days as he announced his donation of $250,000 to a "changemaker" space at the college.
When Wolfgang Schroeter started a small steel fabrication business in Barrie in 1976, he never dreamed he would one day open a 270,000-square-foot logistics centre to service his customers across Canada and in 27 other countries from Dubai to Australia.
Sept. 25, 2014 — Rescue Lake Simcoe, a citizen organization that advocates for the protection of the environmental health of Lake Simcoe, has released updated results from their poll on municipal election campaign financing.