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BOOKS: March/April 2014
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ARTIST PROFILE: Elizabeth Elkin
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. More
Pooch pack
Pooch pack
Take the load off yourself and get a helping “hand” from man's best friend with the Outward Hound Backpack from Kyjen. Read More..
Carpenter Hospice's Close to Our Hearts Gala
Take a stroll through Key West at the Carpenter Hospice's 11th annual Close to Our Hearts Gala. Read More..
Wireless wave
Wireless wave
With all of the amazing advances we've seen over the past decade, it's hard to believe that we are still struggling with what seems to be man's eternal technological dilemma – the tangling and untangling of cords. Read More..
Running resolutions
Running resolutions
Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) makes it easy to stick to those get-fit resolutions with their 2013 line of running products. We are especially interested in the unisex Suunto Ambit watch, available for $525, and the Women's Saucony Kinvara Trail running shoes, available for $125. Read More..
INTERVIEW: Linwood Barclay
INTERVIEW: Linwood Barclay
Linwood Barclay laughs as he shows his guests around the beautiful new home he and his wife Neetha bought a year ago in old Oakville. Read More..
ARTIST PROFILE: Dale Mark
ARTIST PROFILE: Dale Mark
Finding a few broken bits of earthenware was a stroke of good luck for Dale Mark. “I had volunteered to go on a dig in Burford many years ago and became fascinated with pieces of pottery that we picked up in a farmer's field,” says the Hamilton potter. Read More..
GOODWILL: The Angel Project
GOODWILL: The Angel Project
What if you suffered a catastrophic injury or illness and were in long-term hospitalized care? It's difficult to imagine suffering an accident or illness so extreme as to result in living out your days hospitalized. But imagine for a moment you also were to spend that lifetime alone. Imagine you had no visitors to cheer your days. No visitors ever. A Burlington woman, Lisette Kingo, established The Angel Project with an objective to brighten the days of unfortunate people in this position. Read More..
MILESTONE: Rosehaven Homes 20th Anniversary
MILESTONE: Rosehaven Homes 20th Anniversary
Great things come from small beginnings, just ask Marco Guglietti, President of Rosehaven Homes. Launched in 1992 after Giovanni Guglietti purchasd 20 lots in Waterdown for his sons Marco and Silvio, the company has grown to be more than just a builder of homes, but a builder of communities as well. Read More..
INTERVIEW: Colin & Justin
INTERVIEW: Colin & Justin
The dynamic design duo Colin and Justin recently took time from their busy schedules to visit WEST of the City on a warm, weekend afternoon. Read More..
SCENE & HEARD: September/October 2012
SCENE & HEARD: September/October 2012
Rock band Journey, who created one of the most popular songs of all time when they wrote and recorded “Don't Stop Believin'” are popping by Copps Coliseum this September with a few of their friends in tow. Read More..
ARTIST PROFILE: Lorraine Roy
ARTIST PROFILE: Lorraine Roy
Sometimes our passions are bred into us and other times we're born into them – for textile artist Lorraine Roy, it was both Read More..
GOODWILL: Susan Busby
GOODWILL: Susan Busby
You likely see them in your own neighborhood. Students going to school in their new outfits and running shoes with backpacks filled with fresh school supplies. There is excitement in the air in anticipation of a new school year bringing new adventures. Read More..
Fitness Takes Flight
Fitness Takes Flight
Aerial yoga Read More..
The Most Heavenly Party on Earth
Thanks to The Angel Project (TAP) we all have the opportunity to be an angel to those in need at the 2012 Couture for a Cause gala: The Most Heavenly Party on Earth. Read More..
Stay poised throughout the next phase
Feminine-care brand Poise has embarked on a campaign to get women talking about entering the menopausal phase of their lives with “the second talk." Read More..