People & Events
BOOKS: July/August 14
New reads for July and August More
Local family hosts fundraiser for War Child
On a warm summer afternoon in May, guests arrived at the Hasanee-Hussain residence. The mood and the greetings were as warm as the mid-afternoon sun as guests drifted through the patio doors and down the terraced garden to the beckoning lake. More
Summer Fun Guide
Get out and enjoy our communites this summer, there are so many festivals, events & places to explore. 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..
ARTIST PROFILE: Joe Sampson
ARTIST PROFILE: Joe Sampson
Boating on the sparkling water of Honey Harbour, artist Joe Sampson reaches for his camera. “I can take up to 300 photos on a shoot and maybe a few are good enough to paint,” says Sampson. Read More..
Calling all drama queens
Calling all drama queens
Now in it's 52nd year, the Shaw Festival takes place from April 3 to October 27, running 11 different productions on four stages. Read More..
Chelster Hall to host Couture for a Cause
Chelster Hall to host Couture for a Cause
The second annual Couture for a Cause by Burlington-based The Angel Project has landed local landmark Chelster Hall as the venue for this summer's event. Read More..
10th Annual Mississauga Marathon
10th Annual Mississauga Marathon
The Mississauga Marathon is back and it's bigger and better than ever with a variety of races to suit all levels of runner. Read More..
Anise Apothecary opens in Burlington
Anise Apothecary opens in Burlington
Encourage a healthy body, inside and out, with Anise Apothecary. Newly opened in downtown Burlington, Anise offers an array of products ranging from functional foods and raw supplements to organic perfume. Read More..
SCENE & HEARD: March/April 2013
SCENE & HEARD: March/April 2013
The Price is Right Live will be coming to Hamilton Place on March 22. Some of the lucky few in the audience will be brought up on stage for a chance to win a variety of prizes, from appliances to vacations and new cars. Read More..
GOODWILL: B the Hope for Haiti
GOODWILL: B the Hope for Haiti
At home or in Haiti, Joanna Baumgartner and her family – husband Joe and four daughters, Allie, 23, Jordana, 19, Caroline, 17 and Maya, 12 – are taking care of some of the most vulnerable babies and children in the world. Read More..
MILESTONE: Joshua Creek Furniture Celebrates 15 Years
MILESTONE: Joshua Creek Furniture Celebrates 15 Years
While shopping for furniture in the late 90s, Jim Hobbs, co-owner of Joshua Creek Furniture, noticed a gap. “I could not find a single store that could appeal to me in quality or price.” Read More..
Lace-up for MS
This May, lace-up those sneakers for the annual MS Walk. The kick-off event to MS Awareness Month, the MS Walk takes place in 56 communities across Ontario, and will take place in Burlington, Milton and Oakville on May 5 and in Mississauga on May 26. Read More..
Party in White for Joseph Brant
Burlington's white-hot fashion show is back for it's 6th year, presented by the Auxiliary to Joseph Brant Hospital. Read More..
Ultimate Women's Show 2013
The Ultimate Women's Show is the ultimate girls weekend held at Hamilton's Careport Centre from Friday, May 3 to Sunday, May 5. Read More..