Absolutely perfect weather greeted golfers on June 1 when the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) and the Rotary Club of Waterdown (RCW) co-hosted the annual Flamborough Open golf tournament at the Carlisle Golf & Country Club. A special THANK YOU goes out to Rob Murray and his team at Carlisle for another outstanding effort. As…

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January 6, 1915 – June 3, 2016 Business icon and philanthropist extraordinaire Pat McNally passed away last Friday at the age of 101. Most recently, Pat was the champion for the new skating loop at Memorial Park. In recognition of his many contributions to the community, Pat was presented with the Town of Flamborough Award…

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A vigorous – but respectful – discussion on Hamilton’s ‘light rail transit’ (LRT) project took place last week Wednesday, May 25 at the Business Roundtable hosted by the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) at the Harry Howell Arena. Moderated by FCC Executive Director Arend Kersten, participants included staff from Hamilton’s LRT Department, Metrolinx and CEO…

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In just one week (Wednesday, June 1, 2016), the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) and the Rotary Club of Waterdown (RCW) will co-host the annual Flamborough Open golf tournament at the Carlisle Golf and Country Club. The weather forecast predicts a high of 22 Celsius and partly cloudy skies. PERFECT weather for golfing. We are very…

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It is with a mixture of shock and sadness that the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) acknowledges the passing of Cal Gardiner last Saturday. Cal is the husband of FCC Past President Penny Gardiner (Economic Development Association of Canada and the Hamilton Technology Centre) and the father of Courtenay Gardiner-Caldwell, the former FCC office administrator.…

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Will the proposed $1 billion light rail transit (LRT) project be the catalyst for ‘transformative’ change in Hamilton? Or will it be a fiasco of unprecedented proportions? After the province confirmed it was providing $1 billion to be used exclusively for the construction of a LRT (running along Main Street and King Street from the…

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The Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) is delighted to report that a video the 2016 Outstanding Business Achievement (OBA) awards gala at the African Lion Safari will be televised on Hamilton’s Cable 14 a total of three times in the near future. As a result of a wonderful partnership between Burlington’s Cogeco Community Television and…

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With Spring busting out all over, it’s time to think golf. As in the 2016 Flamborough Open … Flamborough’s premier golf tournament co-hosted by the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) and the Rotary Club of Waterdown (RCW). In just over three weeks (Wednesday, June 1, 2016), golfers will again assemble at the Carlisle Golf and…

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The Canadian autism rate is on the rise. No less than one in 68 children are now affected by autism, more than twice as common as officials from the Centre for Disease Control said just seven years ago. That means 1.2 million children are affected by autism. Parents are most often the first to recognize…

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Some weather forecasters are actually predicting that Spring is in the air. That means it is time to think Flamborough Open. Representing a wonderful partnership between the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) and the Rotary Club of Waterdown (RCW), the annual Flamborough Open has evolved into the must-attend tournament of the year. This year’s tournament…

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