People & Events
A pair of Canadian country musicians roaring across the country will make a stop in Hamilton at the FirstOntario Centre on October 16. Dean Brody and Paul Brandt, who both have a number of Canadian Country Music Awards and Juno Awards to their respective names, are co-headlining the Road Trip Tour. More
Gordon Mitchell has a spectacular view from his family's Muskoka cottage. Over the years, the Georgetown artist had requests from his siblings to paint their favourite scene, but he declined. Last summer while looking out his cottage window he painted, The Point, Clear Lake, Muskoka. I thought now's the time, says the landscape artist. More
The Downtown Oakville Jazz Festival is back celebrating its 22nd year of free music in the downtown core. Read More..
A Passion For Living's third and newest location is now open in Oakville. Read More..
Following the success of her first coffee table book, Dogs of Oakville, local artist and pet photographer Maria Bell has recently released the follow-up Dogs of Oakville, New Beginnings. Read More..
He's made a name for himself worldwide as one of his generation's most successful crooners, and fans won't want to miss Michael Bolton when he stops by the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga on June 3. Read More..
It was in 1996 that Gordon Leverton moved to Hamilton from Chatham, Ontario. A life-altering repositioning, Hamilton would become not only home, but a city that propelled Leverton to become one of today's most talented Canadian artists. It is Hamilton that is key to his inspiration and subsequent success. Read More..
It was 1898 when Lady Aberdeen, Ishbel Gordon founded the first service club in Canada, The May Court Club. Also renowned for originating the Victorian Order of Nurses, Lady Aberdeen, wife of Canada's then Governor General was a dedicated reformer that propelled analogous women into helping those less fortunate. Read More..
This year marks the 35th anniversary of Burlington's renowned Sound of Music Festival. Read More..
The cure-all for your baby needs, Sleepy Owl Pure Baby Care, a line of Canadian-made, fairtrade skincare products, helps with everything from stretch marks and restlessness, diaper rashes and colicky stomachs, teething pains and early signs of flexural eczema. Read More..
Visit Springridge Farm on May 31 to celebrate the release of Frankie Ferragine (aka Frankie Flowers) and Bryce Wylde's new book, Power Plants: Simple Home Remedies You Can Grow. Read More..
In September cereal brand Shreddies launched the Search for Goodness campaign calling for nominations of Canadians who go above and beyond in their communities. Read More..
ATTITUDE, producer of ecological, health-conscious household products, has recently expanded its line with the edition of the new Fruit & Vegetable Wash, Fabric Refreshers and Foaming Hand Soaps. Read More..
After Elizabeth Elkin's vibrant oil painting, Paris Sketch won first prize at a recent art show, she recalls the impact travelling through France had on her life. It was my dream to go to Paris, I wanted to go there for a very long time, says the Oakville resident. Read More..