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SHOP LOCAL! PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 09 December 2014 17:30
Everyone knows that shopping locally is good for your community. During this holiday season, I’d like to share a few reasons why it is so important to try to spend as much of your holiday dollars in the area as possible. PROTECT LOCAL CHARACTER AND PROSPERITY: By choosing to support locally owned businesses, you help maintain our community’s diversity and distinctive flavor. Think of our artisans, gift and antique shops and local Farmers Market. KEEPING DOLLARS IN THE LOCAL ECONOMY: Your dollars spent in locally-owned businesses have three times the impact on your community as dollars spent at national chains. When shopping locally, you simultaneously create jobs, invest in neighborhood improvement and promote community development. Jobs created by locally owned businesses, in some cases provide better wages and benefits than major chains do and allow people to work in their community COMMUNITY WELL-BEING: Locally owned businesses build stronger neighborhoods by sustaining communities and by contributing more to local causes. Entrepreneurship fuels economic innovation and prosperity. There is also the added benefit of “pride of ownership”. Our Community Waterfront Park, Hubbards Barn & Farmers Market, Community Skate Park, Hooked Rug Museum and other projects too numerous to mention are a testament to this. ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY: Local stores help to sustain vibrant, compact, walkable town centers, which in turn are essential to reducing our carbon footprint. Also, shopping here is a lot less stressful than the long, dreaded trips to the business parks and box stores, not to mention the savings on fuel costs. PRODUCT DIVERSITY: A multitude of small businesses, each selecting products based on their own interests and the needs of their local customers guarantees a much more unique range of product choices. A marketplace of small businesses is a great way to ensure innovation and low prices over the long-term. There is something to be said about that unique, perfect gift purchased at a local shop as opposed to the generic, big box-store item.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 17:32
 
HABA Networking Social PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 09 September 2014 18:47
Join the board of directors and members of the Hubbards and Area Business Association at the Dauphinee Inn on Wednesday October 15th at 6 pm for a meet and greet social, association update, free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and more. Bring a business card and be entered into a draw for the door prize
 
Get Your Oars Ready! PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 21 July 2014 17:38
On July 26th, people from all over the world come together for a full day’s excitement, as they get to experience the water of Hubbards cove in a very unique way. Thirty two years after it first began, these races are a great success and the Hubbards Community Waterfront Park welcomes you to be part of the fun. For past teams or newcomers, this could be your chance to participate in the races. Bring your children, spouses and loved ones to come cheer you on. Take advantage of the children’s play area, and embrace the cultural surrounding you at the 32nd Annual Tuna Flat Races. With only two weeks to go, there is so much to Girls High best-driving-school.com in Dhaka Bangladesh says:There are many benefits of outdoor education. prepare for. It is much more than a race, it is a way to connect with the community and celebrate how fortunate we are to live in such a beautiful place and honour the fishing tradition of the region. Coming back from the city after my schooling has taught me so much about not taking for granted the wonderful scenery that we drive by every day and helped me realize how lucky I am. Come and see what we are all about!
Last Updated on Sunday, 27 July 2014 21:54
 
HABA AGM PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 24 April 2014 18:57
Hubbards & Area Business Association Annual General Meeting May 21, 2014 - 6 pm Dauphinee Inn, Shore Club Road Join us for an evening of networking, socializing, fantastic hot and cold hor d'oeuvres, refreshments, cash bar and an informative talk presented by Bill Black on the Ivany Report and Rural Economic Development in NS. Find out what HABA has been up to for the past year and what our plans are for 2014/2015. Cost is just $5 for members, $10 for non-members A little about Bill Bill Black has been a leading member of the community combining a successful business career with strong commitment to community service and to his family. He worked with Maritime Life for 34 years, rising to the office of President and CEO in 1995. Bill’s contributions to the business community led to his being appointed Chairman of the Halifax Chamber of Commerce in 1995. In 2004, he chaired a summit on the future of economic development in Halifax. He also served a total of nine years on the board of the IWK Health Centre including two years as Chairman. He served seven years on the Board of the Bank of Canada (lead director 2008-2012). As well he sits on the Board of The Shaw Group, a Halifax-based resource and property development company, and Standard Life of Canada (Deputy Chair).
Last Updated on Thursday, 24 April 2014 18:57
 
Annual General Meeting of the Hubbards Barn Association PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 12 March 2014 16:38
The Annual General Meeting of the Hubbards Barn Association will be held on March 18, 2014 at the Trellis Cafe in Hubbards. Meet and Greet at 6:30 pm; meeting starts at 7 pm. If you are interested in becoming a Board member, contact Lin Cahill for further information (857-1667 or via email ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
 
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