People & Events
Five Fun Local Activities to Stretch out Summer
Even with the dropping temperatures, Canadians love to take advantage of the great outdoors. Squeeze every last drop out of the pre-snow weather with this list of fantastic activities that will get you outside with friends and family. More
BOOKS: September/October 2014
New reads for September and October. More
SCENE & HEARD: September/October 2014
You've got to hand it to the guys in venerable American rock band ZZ Top. For a band that first formed in the late 1960s, the trio that brought fans memorable hits such as “Sharp Dressed Man” and “Legs” has had considerable staying power. More
Forbidden Cities at the ROM
Forbidden Cities at the ROM
Explore the lives of China's emperors from both the Ming and Qing Dynasties at the Royal Ontario Museum's Forbidden Cities: Inside the Court of China's Emperor's. Read More..
IN THE CROWD: Chelster Hall Community Festival
IN THE CROWD: Chelster Hall Community Festival
With the gates drawn and the doors to the impressive estate opened, the grounds of Chelster Hall were bustling this past Saturday with the sounds of a community come together for a unique cause: The Chelster Hall Community Festival. Read More..
Colin & Justin are back with Street Swap
Colin & Justin are back with Street Swap
Check out Colin & Justin's latest TV special this Sunday on HGTV. Read More..
HOME TOUR: Chelster Hall
HOME TOUR: Chelster Hall
As the grand home on Lakeshore Road was being constructed, Oakville was curious. Read More..
SCENE & HEARD: July/August 2013
SCENE & HEARD: July/August 2013
Popular classical vocalist Sarah Brightman is making her way to Copps Coliseum in Hamilton for a concert, albeit a little later than originally planned. The singer, who performs in a number of different languages, was scheduled to play Copps in January but had to reschedule and her concert Read More..
ARTIST PROFILE: Lila Lewis Irving
ARTIST PROFILE: Lila Lewis Irving
"I like a challenge and the only one left was abstract expression. After I tried it I never went back." Read More..
GOODWILL: The Mississauga Furniture Bank
GOODWILL: The Mississauga Furniture Bank
The Mississauga Furniture Bank (MFB) has come a long way since those early days in the autumn of 2010. Read More..
Centro Garden hosts Sunday market
Centro Garden hosts Sunday market
Help support local businesses and food movements with Centro Garden's Farmers' Market. Read More..
Instant inflatable
Instant inflatable
Don't let bulky life vests get in the way this summer, enjoy your aquatic activities with freedom with the 24 Gram Inflatable Vest from Coleman. Read More..
Portable sound
Portable sound
The brand new Toshiba TY-SP1 pumps out big sound from a compact package, boasting superior sound quality, long-lasting battery life and Bluetooth technology for wireless connectivity. Read More..
Aqua-cise
Aqua-cise
The benefits of in-water exercise are well known. The resistance of the water helps provide a more intense workout while the low-impact helps prevent joint injuries. Aquajogger expands on these ideals by making in-water workouts not only effective but comfortable as well. Read More..
Red Hot Jazz & Cool Blues at The RBG
Red Hot Jazz & Cool Blues is back for another year of live music at the Royal Botanical Gardens. Read More..
Port Credit Buskerfest
Performers from The Netherlands, Italy, Sweden, Brazil, Australia and some of the greatest talent Canada and the USA have to offer are back for another year of fun and entertainment at Port Credit's Buskerfest. Read More..
MILESTONE: Swiss Interiors 60th
MILESTONE: Swiss Interiors 60th
Swiss Interiors is considered a landmark in Oakville's downtown core. Celebrating 60 years of success in the furniture business, it is through value and trust they have secured a long-standing business at their Lakeshore Road address. Read More..
Burlington Art Centre Turns 35
Burlington Art Centre Turns 35
The Burlington Art Centre is the largest interactive visual arts centre in Ontario and the seventh largest public art gallery. Read More..