ARTIST PROFILE: Gord Leverton

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.

GOODWILL: Donna Trella

Donna Trella wanted a prognosis for her three-year-old daughter Dove. At six-weeks old, Dove's fragile body was first rocked by a seizure. Then came another and another. The debilitating episodes remain a daily occurrence.

GOODWILL: Walk for Louie

Sometimes life throws you a curveball, other times it doesn't even give you a chance. This is the case with six-year-old Burlington resident Louie Facca. Diagnosed at the age of two-and-a-half with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), Louie has become a statistic.

Cleanup your veggies

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.