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Burlington’s Cherry House for the best in steak dinners and French cuisine

by Peter Bailey If you’re looking for the finest in French cuisine that Burlington has to offer, or if you’re in the mood for a high-end steak house and a fine cocktail, you’ll find just what you are looking for at one of the city’s newest restaurants, The Cherry House. …

Bringing energy efficiency home with Oakville’s Community Energy Strategy

If you don’t already contemplate ways to lead a more sustainable life, perhaps this year’s Earth Day on April 22, 2022, will inspire you to start.  The theme is ‘Invest In Our Planet’ with a focus on building healthy cities, countries and economies. If you’re a resident of Oakville, you …

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Banking Canadian art Looking for inspirational Canadian art? The Canada Council Art Bank makes contemporary artwork available to the public through three programs: corporate art rental, loans to museums and outreach. With more than 17,000 artworks by over 3,000 artists, the Art Bank has the largest collection of contemporary Canadian …

Viticultural intelligence: Winegrowing beyond organics and sustainability

by Carmelo Giardina   Regenerative viticulture has become a buzz word in the wine world recently, yet there’s still some confusion as to what specific practices set the philosophy apart from organic or sustainable grape growing. Based on the idea that soil, and the environmental and cultural elements that rely …

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Spring chill: Embrace the cool days of early spring with these fresh styles

Photography: Graham Paine Stylist: Danielle Leonard Model: Sarah Krolewski, Vogue Models & Talent Management  @vmtmagency Hair: Stuart Penny, Magnolia House Spa Salon Boutique Makeup: Katelyn O’Neil, Magnolia House Spa Salon Boutique, Waterdown, 905 690-9759  @magnoliahousespa Jewellery: Lumani Jewelry, Inamullamani.com @inamullumani Outfits: Tommy Bahama, Lemonwood, Soia & Kyo   Outfit 1 Linen …

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Newly launched lounges at Pearson Plaza Premium Lounge welcomes air travellers with two newly launched lounges at Toronto Pearson International Airport. The Terminal 3 International Lounge is Plaza Premium’s newest lounge in Toronto, featuring wood accents, a full-service Aero bar, comfortable sofa chairs and loungers, and an expansive dining area …

Chef Claudio Aprile

The Judge on MasterChef Canada discusses his colourful culinary career, his dream restaurant and his hopes for the post-pandemic revival of the local restaurant scene By Laurie Wallace-Lynch Chef Claudio Aprile has become one of Canada’s beloved chefs thanks to his role as one of three judges on the hit …
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