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Tirelessly Serving Mission

As we head into winter weather and driving conditions, the safety and reliability of our vehicles becomes a priority, which is made apparent by the amount of activity taking place at Symons Tire and Automotive Centre. This family run Mission business is no stranger to busy days and hard work, starting from humble beginnings back in 1973, when Larry Symons

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For a Variety of Tastes

Eleni’s Restaurant has been serving a wide variety of menu options for 28 years, with the traditional Greek dishes becoming their most popular.  During this time the primary owners have been the Apostolopoulos family, with husband and wife team Niko and Vicky at the helm.  With deep seated roots in Greece, the family farmed olive oil is used in the

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More than a Veterinary Hospital

Our extended families often include the fur babies we bring into our homes, who can quickly take a piece of our hearts and become intrinsic to our everyday lives. It is therefore important to find a professional veterinary practice that we trust to take care of our pet’s health. Mission Veterinary Hospital has been filling that role since the early

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Compassion and Community

Mission’s funeral home has been serving the community since the early 1900’s, under a number of owners and names, moving to the current location back in 1928 and now known as Woodlawn Mission Funeral Home. Steeped in history, archives and personal memories the building has been modernized over the years, but has been mindful to keep many of the heritage

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Dress to Impress

Rex Cox Men’s Wear has been keeping the men in our community looking stylish for 92 years, since the doors first opened in 1925. There have been a few changes in fashion and ownership since then, but the essence of impeccable customer service has remained and today the team pride themselves on staying one step ahead when it comes to

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Driving the Family Business

Mission Towing  has been helping out local residents with their vehicles and providing emergency roadside assistance for a staggering 63 years. The definition of a family run business, Ambrose Duperon Sr. decided that working in the sawmills was not the safest environment for his son, Wally Sr., so he and his older brother, Ambrose Jr. set him up in the

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Clarity of Vision

Moving to a new community, raising a family and running a successful business requires great multitasking skills, but it was all in a day’s work for Dave and Sheryl Mitchell, who have made quite the team over the years with local business Abstract Auto & Window Glass.   Wanting their customers to literally have a clear vision, whether on their windshields

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Flying High

While venturing into a travel agency is by far the most relaxing way to book a vacation, for the staff it is a fine balance of answering the phones, bookings, paperwork and client discussion. You really do need to have skills in multitasking to run a successful travel business, and none are more skilled than Debbie Trenholm and the team

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