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End of an Era: Tofino hair studio closes shop

End of an Era: Tofino hair studio closes shop

“We were getting excited to start ramping up and then all of sudden we had to close our doors.”
List of businesses and services now open in Ladysmith

List of businesses and services now open in Ladysmith

The Chronicle is compiling on ongoing list of businesses in Ladysmith that are now open
Colin Sprake helps Ladysmith business owners weather the COVID-19 pandemic

Colin Sprake helps Ladysmith business owners weather the COVID-19 pandemic

Sprake is offering free business coaching courses for small business owners across the country
Martin Tang’s thoughtful approach to food in downtown Ladysmith

Martin Tang’s thoughtful approach to food in downtown Ladysmith

The owner of Appetit Food for Thought talks about nearly 20 years in business in downtown Ladysmith
Tofino and Ucluelet distilleries step up with hand sanitizer

Tofino and Ucluelet distilleries step up with hand sanitizer

Mass supply delivered to emergency operation centres in Tofino, Ucluelet, Bamfield and Port Alberni.
‘I just don’t get it’, Wash Me on Ludlow suffers thefts and abuse of services

‘I just don’t get it’, Wash Me on Ludlow suffers thefts and abuse of services

Owner Michelle Nischi is concerned for her health and her business
Ladysmith businesses carry on in the time of COVID-19

Ladysmith businesses carry on in the time of COVID-19

Local businesses struggle to stay open and serve the public
Public Market grand opening delayed indefinitely

Public Market grand opening delayed indefinitely

People can check out a virtual opening on Facebook March 28
After 10 years, Forget Me Not closes for good on May 30

After 10 years, Forget Me Not closes for good on May 30

Store owner Janine Peters said owning the store in Ladysmith has been amazing for her and her family
Stores dedicate early hours to seniors, health-compromised shoppers

Stores dedicate early hours to seniors, health-compromised shoppers

Quality Foods offers two-hour access, Shoppers Drug Mart offers one hour