Checking out the awesome Miss Woodstock restaurant!

Created 35 years ago, the urban centre of Oxford got the restaurant Miss Woodstock – located at 656 Dundas St. This location recently went under new ownership in January – but what remains is the same great food and friendly staff. Miss Woodstock recently re-opened near the end of July after the Covid-19 lockdowns were lifted in Oxford County. During the lockdown the employees had worked together to renew and update the restaurant for when Read more…

Woodstock – Public Meeting scheduled for application regarding Drew St apartment building

On September 17th a public notice for a potential change on Drew St was released. This public notice gives the date for a meeting regarding the application sent in to build a new apartment project at that location. Dan Hannam from Zelinka Priamo Ltd. filed the consent application below: The applicant requests to have the lot with a elementary school and playground severed, in order to create the lot for this apartment building. The spot Read more…

Developers proposing large conference centre and hotel in Woodstock’s Norwich Strip

Some time in the last couple months, Woodstock had erected a Public Meeting Notice sign at a property just off Lampman Pl behind Woodstock’s Holiday Inn. This development would provide many jobs and give more meeting and conference room for the Oxford County area. Developers are wanting to create two large buildings here: 6 storey hotel sized 11,727.0 square ft 4 storey conference centre sized 10,197.41 square ft Some residents reached out to us mentioning Read more…

SkipTheDishes – Woodstock’s food delivery & pickup service

Today we are looking at a service in Woodstock called SkipTheDishes. This is a food-delivery & pickup service offering 20+ eateries, stores, and bakeries in the city. This service can be used in the mobile app, or can even be used on their website. SkipTheDishes works by making it super easy and quick to get all your favorite foods. There are two sides to how Skip works: Businesses:  Eateries, bakeries, and even convenient stores can Read more…

Join the new official Discord server for Oxford Regional News!

Hello everyone! Here at Oxford Regional News we focus on the importance of community. We want all of Oxford County to be connected and able to communicate together. That is why we do so much to help bring our awesome community members together. Our latest adventure in expanding our reach to all demographics is our new Discord server! Discord is a universal realtime chat service, used by millions! Lots of Oxford residents are active on Read more…

Local Business of the Month: Prime Barbershop!

A major goal of ours is to help promote our favorite locations in Oxford. One of our new strategies on doing that is by giving shoutouts to local businesses in Oxford County. Starting September 1st, we are staring our new monthly program where we go check out nominated businesses and see how great they are. Then we release a in-depth review of their services to help promote their business. For our first business of the Read more…

Woodstock’s new Chick Boss Cake storefront opens September 1st

Hello everyone! On August 28th the Facebook page for Chick Boss Cake made an announcement. They said that they will be opening September 1st at 10AM in Woodstock! Chick Boss Cake has been servicing the Oxford County area for the past while, however they recently made the decision to open a storefront here. This will aid delivery speeds, costs, and offer a visual approach to those interested in their products and services. Who doesn’t want Read more…

Woodstock’s first Starbucks has opened in The Norwich Strip, and it is massive!

Woodstock recently got their first in-city Starbucks! It is a chain coffee store and their Woodstock location is much larger than most other nearby branches. This Starbucks opened at 6am today and will be opened until 9pm. Woodstock’s new Starbucks has opened right at the corner of Juliana Dr and Norwich Ave. It is in the newly built plaza beside Burger King and East Side Marios. You can read more about these plaza upgrades by Read more…

Norwich Strip gets announcement of 6 new developments in Woodstock

Woodstock is in a bit of a development boom right now and one of the fastest growing areas is the Norwich Strip. This busy and massive shopping district has hundreds of retailers, eateries, and other commercial entities. There has been notable expansions to this district on the southern side, where a new plaza has been under construction. Today, a new sign has gone up showing what upcoming entities are reaching Woodstock: Starbucks Modern and comfortable Read more…

EXCLUSIVE: The story of Woodstock (and Oxford) Rocks

Woodstock Rocks is a rapidly growing trend in Oxford’s urban core where individuals or groups can paint, hide or display rocks! Community members of all ages see these beautiful painted rocks outside and can keep them or rehide them elsewhere in the community.   Slideshow of community submitted rocks. You can see all these rocks and who made them by clicking here. [sp_wpcarousel id=”699″] How it all started Around April of 2017, friends Erin Donneybrook Read more…