Small Business

New bakery set to open in Port Alberni’s Uptown

Wildflower Bakery and Café will be located next to Brie and Barrel on Argyle Street

  • Jun 24, 2020

 

LETTER: Irony of ‘buy local’ program with outside websites not lost on writer

What a disappointment this program is…

  • Jun 17, 2020

 

Port Alberni city council approves temporary expansion of sidewalk patios

Permits will help businesses with physical distancing rules

 

PROGRESS 2020: Help for business recovery in Port Alberni comes from all directions

Businesses in Port Alberni begin to re-open after months of COVID-19 pandemic restrictions

PROGRESS 2020: Port Alberni businesses adapt to COVID-19

Small businesses adjust with online orders, new marketing campaigns

Support local by shopping online in the Alberni Valley

New initiative helps businesses through COVID challenges

  • Jun 1, 2020

Port Alberni gift card site kickstarts post-COVID-19 economy

City, chamber of commerce collaborate on novel ‘shop local’ plan

LETTER: COVID-19 pandemic provides opportunities

“Make lemonade out of lemons…”

  • May 20, 2020

Deep roots and fresh growth for local silviculture company

From tree planting to wildfire management, this company is proud to call Port Alberni home

  • May 18, 2020

Port Alberni’s Shelter Farm offers second year of market gardener program

Tuition, books will be paid for 12 students, and an internship is included

More businesses in Port Alberni need a voice at city council, says one Uptown owner

Business owner says all businesses in the Alberni Valley need a louder voice

BIZ BEAT: Get a head start on spring cleaning in Port Alberni

Chris Fenton walks across a desert to raise funds for ACAWS

BUSINESS BEAT: Long-awaited second craft brewery opens in Port Alberni

New year brings new business to central Island community

Taxes, housing pressures measured in B.C. small business survey

Minister Bruce Ralston seeks input from business owners during June

B.C. NDP names small business task force

Trio to tour province looking for economic growth input

NDP matches B.C. Liberal tax cut promise

Small business income tax relief retroactive to last spring