What’s going on here: 877 King St. in Midland

What’s going on here: 877 King St. in Midland

At the south end of King Street, between Huronia Pools LeisureScapes and Ideal Supply Inc., lies an empty four-acre chunk of land. It is the future home of a Hampton Inn. Here are the facts: A four-storey, 80-room hotel has been approved for the open lot on the east...
Midland projected to grow by leaps and bounds

Midland projected to grow by leaps and bounds

The Town of Midland is projected to grow exponentially over the next decade, according to provincial and county forecasts. The population is predicted to increase by 25 per cent and swell to 22,500 by 2031 — a significant rise from the population of 16,864...
Midland’s butter tart festival becoming national event

Midland’s butter tart festival becoming national event

It is amazing how far people will go to get their hands on a great-tasting butter tart. An estimated 60,000 to 65,000 people flocked to Midland on June 8 to purchase their fair share of ooey-gooey, sweet-and-sticky, melt-in-your-mouth butter tarts. Along with the...