People & Events
At first glance Julia Mori's Wedding collection looks like a series of wedding photographs. Take a closer look and you'll see the guests' faces are blurred in her abstract representation of a faded family photo. More
Maroon 5 has a lot going for them. The band has a hunky lead singer and frontman in Adam Levine and a string of hits to their name. And, they will be making a stop at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton on March 1. More
Palliative care has captured the attention of the nation. No longer a taboo subject, death or long term illness is a matter the aging population is beginning to look at. Quality of life is being honoured, increasing the need for hospice and palliative care facilities, programs and services. More
Clean classic designs, bohemian simplicity with contemporary updates, few seams and one quality piece of imported leather is what differentiates The Shoppery's vision of handmade bags, totes and wallets each designed with longevity and versatility in mind. Read More..
Canada has never been so accessible thanks to a new initiative from Parks Canada. Read More..
James Corden, host of The Late Late Show and carpool karaoke star, will host this year's 5th annual Laugh Out Loud (LOL) fundraising event. Read More..
Give your meals a nutritional boost with new Haskap Berry Powder from Haskapa. Read More..
The Shaw Festival returns for its 56th year with new Artistic Director Tim Carroll at the helm. Read More..
The world's longest recreational trail is set to reach completion in 2017. Read More..
Women love to feel pampered. Be it the latest shade in lipstick, a pretty fleece scarf or opulent bath lotion, it's the little things that make us feel good about ourselves. But there are women countless women that for reasons beyond their control have no access to life's simple pleasures. They are our neighbours, our friends, our family, and they are homeless, living in a myriad of controlled shelters. Read More..
Bif Naked is an interesting woman. While she's likely best known for her music career, she's also had a successful stint as an actor, a spoken word poet and just released her memoirs I, Bificus. She's also a cancer survivor. If you're a fan of her music, or just find her whole life story fascinating, you might want to check her out when she comes to The Studio at Hamilton Place on November 12 as part of her Songs and Stories Tour. Read More..
When an arts supporter approached artistic director Amanda Paterson about sponsoring a new production, she created Oakville Ballet, a youth company for classical ballet dancers. We worked together on the production to figure out how we could start to bring in a new audience and educate them about classical ballet, Paterson explains. Read More..
It's slow fashion, designer Angela DeMontigny says as she discusses her edgy eclectic custom couture collection worn by celebrities across North America, many musicians and many First Nations customers. I'm old school, she says. It takes time to craft, individualize and tailor each DeMontigny piece, just as it takes time to develop a 21-year fashion career that took her from Vancouver to a fashion design internship with CCAB (Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business) in Toronto, and finally to a storefront in Hamilton and a residence near Ancaster. Read More..
Enjoy the season and keep your holiday merry and bright with this roundup of local winter and holiday-themed events. Read More..
Stay fit and fashionable with the new Fitbit Flex 2 and its stunning accessories. Read More..
Local artist and photographer Maria Bell returns with the latest edition of the popular Dogs of Oakville series with The Dogs of Oakville: Big and Small. Read More..