People & Events
Summer Events 2015
Stay active and outdoors this summer with this great roundup of local events More
BOOKS: May/June 2015
New reads for May & June 2015. More
ARTIST PROFILE: Julia Veenstra
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
GOODWILL: Ubuntu
GOODWILL: Ubuntu
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..
SCENE & HEARD: May/June 2015
SCENE & HEARD: May/June 2015
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..
Juice master
Juice master
Green juice fanatics will love the new Slow Juicer from Hamilton Beach. Read More..
Gardens for a cause
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..
Shop the Sidewalk Sale
Downtown Oakville's 42nd Annual Sidewalk Sale takes place this year from June 11 to 14. Read More..
Sound of Music Festival
Sound of Music Festival
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..
Colourful grilling on the go
Colourful grilling on the go
Weber's popular Q 1200 grill is getting a vibrant upgrade. Read More..
SCENE & HEARD: March/April 2015
SCENE & HEARD: March/April 2015
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..
ARTIST PROFILE: Kristina Kirkwood
ARTIST PROFILE: Kristina Kirkwood
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..
GOODWILL: Loving Arms
GOODWILL: Loving Arms
Poverty in the Republic of Guatemala is not only widespread but deeply embedded. Considered extreme within Latin America, the statistics are staggering. Read More..
Under the Velodrome
Under the Velodrome
Meet the new Mattamy National Cycling Centre. Read More..
ARTIST PROFILE: Laura Cole
ARTIST PROFILE: Laura Cole
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..
ARTIST PROFILE: John Koletic
ARTIST PROFILE: John Koletic
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..
BOOKS: November/December 2014
BOOKS: November/December 2014
New reads for November & December 2014. Read More..
Winter Fun Guide
Winter Fun Guide
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..