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Welcome to the start of the taxation season.

This is the month when your everyday language contains the acronyms, RRSPS, RESP, GIC and RRIFS. This is the time when many of us, achieve that glazed over look of terror when it comes to financial planning. Here in your Downtown Timmins you are lucky to have the expertise of numerous financial advisors. But Downtown Timmins also has six specific, Financial Industry Businesses here to help you plan and invest in your future. The downtown can boast having the most advisors per sq. foot throughout the city. With our banks, insurance companies and financial institutions, we have brokers, accountants, lawyers, planners and investors, experts in retirement, savings, and investing all in one area. Investi your future in #yourdowntowntimmins.

Noella Rinaldo “An investor without investment objectives is like a traveller without a destination.�

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Did you Know?


Palace Plaza underwent a mini facelift with a fabulous paint job and brand new signage letting you know what great downtown Timmins businesses are inside!

Welcome back to the Senator Hotel after 17 years. Everyone is excited to see the new outdoor signage.

Chic Baby & Kids

Lemongrass

The Alzheimer Society

Nicole Chartrand’s Beauty, Aesthetics and Nails

JPL Group Inc.

Panels and Pipes

AML Holding Inc

St-John’s Ambulance

Relentless Fit Club

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H&R Block


The Timmins Family Health Team has officially opened a new geriatric clinic. Seniors in Timmins now have access to a specialized clinic to attend to their unique health care needs, located at 123 Third Avenue in #yourdowntowntimmins. From left to right: Geriatrician Jo-Anne Clarke, Sonia DiTullio, Elderly Care Physician, Julie Auger, Clinical Lead and care of the elderly physician and Denis Berube, Director on the Board of the NE LHIN were present for the ribbon cutting.

Michael Boudreau has opened a new mattress and bedding store dedicated to bringing innovative sleep products, to the city of Timmins. The Great Nightz Sleep Store is located at 75 Pine Street South in #yourdowntowntimmins


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Astrid Schmidt of Astrid’s Bookkeeping at 47 Cedar Street South in #yourdowntowntimmins celebrated her 20th year in business on February 7th, 2017. She hosted an open house with lunch and refreshments to celebrate with existing and potentially new clients. Congratulations Astrid on this Milestone!

Way to go Tanya! Tanya Garito (co owner of Timmins Flower Shop) has been selected to be a member of the Board of Directors at Flowers Canada, representing Ontario. Tanya is honored to be working alongside peers who are forward thinking, business savvy, floriculture professionals, steering Flowers Canada through the ever-changing floriculture marketplace. The team at TFS is truly passionate about the floral industry, Tanya is very excited about this opportunity and possibilities this may bring.


CIBC WOOD GUNDY 209 THIRD AVENUE

BMT FINANCIAL SERVICES 65 MAPLE STREET SOUTH

TIMMINS FINA 209 THIRD

GENIER FINAN 174 THIRD


ANCIAL INC. AVENUE

NCIAL SERVICES D AVENUE

COLLINS BARROW 152 THIRD AVENUE

HOLLIS WEALTH 38 PINE STREET SOUTH


Marc Laroche will be opening Laroche Law in #yourdowntowntimmins March 1st 2017. Renovations for the new law office have started at 177 Third Avenue. Marc has been practicing law for 22 years. He also offers bilingual services in both English and in French and specializes in civil litigation, employment law, insurance law, disability insurance law, Canada pension plan disability and criminal injury compensation. Marc welcomes new and existing clients. Welcome Laroche Law! Holy Cow Indian Cuisine is a new, locally-owned restaurant, opening soon in the heart of downtown Timmins. They will offer quick meals for take-out and delivery; along with a convenient, casual and laid-back dine-in atmosphere. Serving delicious authentic Indian cuisine, they will use only the finest ingredients, which are locally-sourced whenever possible. Their savoury dishes will be prepared fresh each day, by their highly-skilled chef. Their signature naan will be baked fresh in their tandoor clay oven for the most authentic experience possible. Their menu will have a wide variety of options available which are sure to tantalize any palate. We can’t wait for Holy Cow Indian Cuisine to open in #yourdowntowntimmins


President: Ginette Dube

National Bank ginetteg.dube@nbc.ca

Vice President: Jamie Roach

PBL Insurance 705 268 1011 jroach@pblinsurance.com

Treasurer: Donna Dorrington

We have two (one open and the other opening soon) downtown businesses that have some friendly looking mascots? Do you know who they belong to? A:

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Dorrington Law 705 531 3274 ddorrington@dorringtonlaw.com

BOARD MEMBERS Christina Geddes Amanda Dyer Shawn Pratte Walter Pulubiskie Sonya Biemann Linda Pasi Nicole Chartrand Tanya Garito-Johnston Sylvie Beaulieu Kris Ratte

chris@christinageddes.com amanda.dyer@timminsradio.rogers.com Shawn@arcticfurniture.com parrots_and_poodles@live.ca sondan34@hotmail.com lpasi@thebrick.com nccchartrand@outlook.com tanya@timminsflowershop.com sbeaulieu@leloupfm.com kris@timminsgjj.com

Municipal Representatives

A: Revillo’s Shawarma Stop B: Holy Cow Indian Cuisine

705 267 7991

Mayor Steven Black Councillor Andrew Marks

mayor@timmins.ca amarks@ncdsb.on.ca

Councillor Michael Doody

michael.doody@timmins.ca

STAFF: Noella Rinaldo

Executive Director

705 264 8733

noellarinaldo@downtowntimmins.com Stacey Martin

Communications Coordinator

705 264 8733

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Garbage and recycling pick up is on Tuesday evenings. Please put out your garbage and recycling after 5pm.

Samantha Goulet Administrative Assistant

705-264-8733

samanthagoulet@downtowntimmins.com

St-Patrick’s Day is Friday March 17th, 2017

To create an economically strong, inviting and active Downtown that supports our business member’s success and is the pride of our community.


February 2017