About the Author
Stuart "Stu" Harrison writes a weekly column about business news (published on KawarthaNow.com on Fridays and in the Peterborough Examiner on Mondays) and hosts a business segment every Monday evening on CHEX-TV's Newswatch.
Stu has extensive marketing and advertising experience and was owner of Harrison Advertising for many years prior to joining the Chamber of Commerce in 2003. He is currently the General Manager of the Greater Peterborough Area Chamber of Commerce.
KawarthaNow is pleased to include Stu as a contributing columnist, and we appreciate his extensive knowledge of the local business community.
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The Business Beat
by Stuart Harrison
Welcome to The Business Beat.
Gourmet Cup Coffee Shop
Lorna Ray is a familiar face to many who frequent her Gourmet Cup Coffee Shop in Portage Place. Lorna has just completed a facelift of her business including new countertops and paint, and a new high-tech espresso machine. Lorna has also added lots of new gifts including local hand-crafted jewellery, Rogers Chocolates, and a complete line of gluten-free products including mixes and frosting, crackers, gluten free gift baskets and more. That's Gourmet Cup in Portage Place.
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Chiropractor Dr Carlos Hernandez
Dr Carlos Hernandez recently started a new chiropractic practice in Peterborough at 403 McDonnel Street. Dr. Hernandez uses a new chiropractic technique called the Graston Technique which used various instruments to treat restrictions and scar tissue. There is more information online at www.grastontechnique.com or call Carlos Hernandez at (705) 874-8042.
Wrapped in Silk Nails
Heathers Wrapped in Silk Nails recently opened in Hastings. Heather offers, silk wrapped nails, manicures, pedicures, waxing, and jell nails. Heather has been in the nail business in Bowmanville for more than 10 years. She is leaving her shop in Bowmanville at 19 Scugog Street in the capable hands of her daughter Dawn. The Hastings shop is located at 4 Front Street, call (705) 696-3424. Or call dawn in Bowmanville at (905) 697-1909.
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