People & Events
It's been almost two decades since he's been in Hamilton and country music superstar Garth Brooks is set to make his triumphant return with a concert on March 26 at the FirstOntario Centre. Brooks, who released Man Against Machine his first new studio album in more than a decade last year, is joined by Trisha Yearwood. More
After 20 years in the decorating and design field, Barb TenEycke gave up her day job. My interior design clients were asking for something custom and that's how it all started, says TenEycke. Eventually this love affair with painting grew more and more, and gradually I decided this is what I want to do. More
Mental illness is increasingly threatening the lives of our children, with Canada's youth suicide rate the third highest in the industrialized world. Still considered a taboo topic to discuss, only one out of five children who require mental health services receives them. 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..
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. Read More..