90TH ANNIVERSARY – Congratulations to Farnworth Memorials on their 90th year of creating beautiful cemetery memorials in Wellington County. Proudly owned by the Weber family since 1973. Located at 755 Woolwich St., Guelph. Phone 519-763-4567.

NEW MANAGEMENT – L & M Markets is pleased to announce a NEW store Manager, Donna Ireland, for the Arthur location at 165 George St. 519- 848-3630. Donna has been employed with L & M stores since 1987. Best Wishes on your position to continue providing quality customer service to the community.

NEW OWNERSHIP – New owners Paul Smith and Patty Uhrig invite you to meet the family and staff of Fergus Home Hardware located across from Shoppers at Tower and Belsyde, 735 Tower St. S.  Paul or Patty can be reached at 519-843-1731. Congratulations!

NEW BUSINESS – The Getaway Spa and Tanning Salon recently had their Grand Opening at 107 Wellington St. W, Mount Forest. The new owner, Melissa Henderson, invites you to stop by for some pampering. Melissa can be reached at 519-323-1950. Congratulations Melissa! 

NEW BUSINESS – Tara-Lynn Zinken and Erin McTavish have opened Fergus Massage Therapy, 265 Bridge St, Unit 2 (between Tower St. S. and St. David St. S. Fergus). Tara and Erin may be reached at 519-830-4999. Best Wishes.

NEW INITIATIVE –  Kevin Kroetsch, owner of Whispers Restaurant has made the move to a 100% Vegetarian Menu. Based on his own wellness experience several years ago Kevin hopes to assist others by providing a place where anyone interested in improving their health can come and enjoy a fabulous tasting nutrional meal with great tasting deserts as well. Whispers is located at 14 Mill St. E. in Elora.

RIBBON CUTTING – On Aug. 21 a ribbon cutting was held at Devin Studio’s new location 72 Geddes Street, Elora. Hairstylist Michael Cressman, aesthetician April Woods, hairstylist and owner Doris Devin, apprentice hairstylist Tamzin Morris and Harold Kelly co-owner who completed and oversaw all renovations look forward to seeing you at their new shop, drop by to say hi or call 519-846-2969 for an appointment.