People & Events
Stay active and outdoors this summer with this great roundup of local events More
As summer approaches, artist Julia Veenstra is imagining a sun-laden oasis. This time of the year, you start dreaming about going away and being able to lay out somewhere, she says. That's the inspiration for her latest creation. I just finished it and I'm in love with it, she says. More
The Stephen Lewis Foundation (SLF) was created in 2003 and is mandated to help community-based organizations fight AIDS in Africa. Having funded more than 1,100 initiatives, the foundation is partnered with 300-plus community-based organizations in the 15 countries that have been hardest hit by the AIDS pandemic in Africa. It is Canadian grassroots organizations such as Grandmothers to Grandmothers that collaborate with SLF to make miracles happen. Read More..
The Queen of Canadian country is heading back on tour in North America after more than a decade and you can bet that Shania Twain's legions of fans are going to turn out in droves to check out her live shows. Read More..
Explore the beautiful gardens of homeowners in Mississauga's Mineola West Area as part of the Canadian Cancer Society's 10th Annual Spring Garden Tour. Read More..
Downtown Oakville's 42nd Annual Sidewalk Sale takes place this year from June 11 to 14. Read More..
Burlington's renowned Sound of Music Festival returns to Spencer Smith Park for its 36th year with opening celebrations on June 13 and getting into full swing father's day weekend from June 18 to 21. Read More..
A celebration of the best of Canadian music is coming to Hamilton and fans can be there in person to enjoy the performances and award presentations when the 2015 Juno Awards come to the FirstOntario Centre in March. Read More..
Early morning walks through the Bruce Trail provide peace and tranquility for artist, Kristina Kirkwood. Passionate about nature, she looks forward to having the trail to herself, giving her a sense of solitude and time to survey the area for collectibles. Her mixed media paintings, lamps and sculptures have one thing in common: they are made of found objects. Read More..
Poverty in the Republic of Guatemala is not only widespread but deeply embedded. Considered extreme within Latin America, the statistics are staggering. Read More..
The recording of a first album for any artist can be a somewhat nerve-wracking, but still exhilarating, experience. Perhaps they've done a bit of home recording in the past and had a chance to dabble at playing at being their own producer. But, when they decide to head into a professional studio and start working with engineers and producers getting paid to make albums, they are likely to find themselves in a whole other world. Read More..
John Koletic of Koletic Designs in Campbellville doesn't necessarily live on the edge, but his furniture is all about it.Koletic specializes in live edge furniture, notably dining room tables, coffee tables, desks and cabinets. Read More..
Get outside and enjoy the season! Here is a roundup of local winter and holiday-themed events to keep your holiday merry and bright. Read More..