Tim Hortons Lift Spirits and Raises Funds for the Rainbow Connection

The iconic coffee shop’s Smile Cookie program is back once again, for the first time in the spring, helping support multiple non-profits in the same local markets where Tim Hortons serves its guests. The program started in 1996 as a fundraiser to benefit a local children’s hospital, and the Smile Cookie program has now become synonymous with Tim Hortons philanthropic efforts across the U.S. From May 1-7, at participating restaurants, guests can purchase a Smile Cookie for $1.50, with 100% … [Read more...]

Dear Crabby, Are You Excited About the Canadian Border Reopening?

Dear Crabby, Did you hear the news? After more than a year of having the U.S.--Canadian border closed, it’s finally opening back up! I’m so excited! Will you be visiting Canada anytime soon? Thanks! Luc Loonie Dear Luc Loonie, Slow your maple syrup there, buddy. That poutine ain’t going anywhere and don’t forget we have Tim Hortons on this side as well. Anyway, it was announced in July that Canada plans to reopen the border with the United States to all nonessential, fully … [Read more...]

Dear Crabby, Do You Miss Going to Canada?

Dear Crabby, One of my favorite summertime Michigan memories was all the random road trips we’d take. Not only did we cruise around Michigan, but we also ventured into Canada. But now that the border is closed, I really miss having that option. I wonder if you or any of your other readers miss going to Canada as well? Thanks, C. Mountie Dear C. Mountie, We are rather spoiled having another country so close we can drive there pretty much any time we please. Shoot. I remember … [Read more...]

Buy a Coffee on May 31 and Brighten a Kid’s Future

Tim Hortons Restaurants in the U.S. Announce Annual Camp Day Tim Hortons restaurants in the U.S. continue to brew coffee for a great a cause, announcing its 2017 Camp Day on May 31. On Camp Day, 100 percent of proceeds from hot and iced coffee sales at participating restaurants will be donated to the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation (THCF). The funds raised on Camp Day provide thousands of kids from low-income families across North America with a camp experience that helps youth aged 9 to 18 … [Read more...]

State Rep. Michael Webber offers Office Hours at local Tim Horton’s

State of Michigan House Representative Michael Webber, a Republican from Rochester Hills, will be hosting office hours for residents to meet with him to share coffee and conversation regarding state government at the Tim Horton's on Crooks Road in Rochester Hills. His "office hours" will be Friday, January 15, from 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Tim Horton's at 2258 Crooks Road in Rochester Hills (at Avon Industrial Drive and Star-Batt Drive). Tim Horton's on Crooks was one of several New … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor: Business Community Supports Bryan Barnett

To the editor: My husband Ravi and I are the owners and operators of both Tim Hortons locations in Rochester Hills. Over the last two years we have gotten to know Mayor Barnett and have been wonderfully impressed. He has supported our growing business and has proven to genuinely care about our operations. We are proud to do business in the Safest City in Michigan and Ravi and I look forward to writing in Bryan Barnett to keep this good thing going! Anita and Ravi Saini … [Read more...]

Rep. Webber Invites Residents to Local Office Hours in July

State Rep. Michael Webber invites residents from the greater Rochester area to meet with him during office hours this July. Office hours will be held on Friday, July 31 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the newly-opened Tim Hortons, located at 2258 Crooks Road in Rochester Hills. The new Tim Hortons shop is a result of a recent development, bringing new commerce and jobs to Oakland County. The location has since become a dynamic area for the growing Rochester Hills community, Rep. Webber said. “I … [Read more...]

Ribbons are Cut, Doors Open, Shop the New Businesses

Ribbon cuttings are going on all over the Greater Rochester Area. All sorts of different businesses are opening their doors, greeting customers, and adding value to the community. By no means is this a complete list; however Rochester Media and The Community Edge had a chance to visit a few recently. All are fully open and ready for you to visit. Tim Hortons on Crooks Road Owners, Ravinder and Anita Saini, opened their first Tim Horton’s two years ago. That first location, on Rochester … [Read more...]

First Tim Hortons in Rochester Hills

Story and Photos by Michael Dwyer Tim Comes to Town "We are thrilled to announce the opening and welcome Tim Horton's to Rochester Hills. I am sure this is the most anticipated nine-seat restaurant opening in the city’s history! It is obvious to me that Tim Horton's has a loyal following and we are pleased that our residents will now be able to enjoy their coffee and food close to home. We welcome them and wish them much success in the years to come,” said Rochester Hills mayor Bryan … [Read more...]