People & Events
ARTIST PROFILE: Donald Hellam
From the initial rough carving, through to the texturizing and detailing of the piece, Donald Hellam has been capturing the spirit of birds through his wood carving replicas since 1983. More
ARTIST PROFILE: Halina Grzyb
Rather than considering her artistry a gift or a talent, Oakville artist Halina Grzyb calls it her “personal addiction.” She's been expressing her life experiences through art since she was a little girl living in Poland. More
ARTIST PROFILE: Julia Mori
At first glance Julia Mori's “Wedding” collection looks like a series of wedding photographs. Take a closer look and you'll see the guests' faces are blurred in her abstract representation of a faded family photo. More
Fashionable fitness tracker
Fashionable fitness tracker
Stay fit and fashionable with the new Fitbit Flex 2 and its stunning accessories. Read More..
New Dogs of Oakville released
New Dogs of Oakville released
Local artist and photographer Maria Bell returns with the latest edition of the popular Dogs of Oakville series with The Dogs of Oakville: Big and Small. Read More..
Peek inside local homes while helping charity
Peek inside local homes while helping charity
The Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington is celebrating 34 years of holiday decoration with this year's Holiday House Tour of Distinctive Homes. Read More..
Visit Materialize at the Art Gallery of Burlington
Visit Materialize at the Art Gallery of Burlington
In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Craft Ontario has partnered with the Art Gallery of Burlington to present Materialize. Read More..
Cut the carbs with cold
New research shows that refrigerating rice with a teaspoon of coconut oil can drastically reduce calories. Read More..
Oakville Symphony conductor celebrates 20 years
The Oakville Symphony celebrated conductor and music director Roberto De Clara's 20th anniversary in October with a special event at The Oakville Club. Read More..
The Holiday Gift Market comes to the RBG
A festive Holiday shopping experience takes over the Royal Botanical Gardens on Saturday, November 12 and Sunday, November 13. Read More..
WEST of the City and St. Kitts host Late Summer Soiree
WEST of the City and St. Kitts host Late Summer Soiree
Last night WEST of the City hosted a celebration for colleagues, clients and friends of the Oakville-based luxury lifestyle magazine. Read More..
SCENE & HEARD: September/October 2016
SCENE & HEARD: September/October 2016
It will be a double shot of the classic 1970s sound when a pair of iconic acts from that decade make a stop at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton. Read More..
GOODWILL: Veterans Helping Veterans
GOODWILL: Veterans Helping Veterans
Fred Smith is determined to “put more Freds on the streets” to help homeless war veterans. Read More..
ARTIST PROFILE: Amy Montgomery
ARTIST PROFILE: Amy Montgomery
Successful graphic designer and photographer Amy Montgomery was looking for a challenge. “I accidently started painting. It was not unlike when someone decides to try knitting or something like that,” she says. “I was thinking I might like to paint a couple of Christmas gifts or fill a wall in my dining room.” Read More..
LIVING: Escape Rooms
LIVING: Escape Rooms
The door closes tightly and the last rays of light are sealed from view. A hush falls over the room, and then a flashlight clicks on. This is the start of one of the latest trends in entertainment: the escape room. Read More..
BOOKS: September/October 2016
BOOKS: September/October 2016
Just in time for cool autumn days, a bounty of new fiction and food titles to curl up with. Read More..
Doors Open
Doors Open
Discover the many fascinating heritage sites of your city and the surrounding cities and towns as the annual Doors Open event gives a look inside commercial buildings, courthouses, theatres, museums, places of worship, gardens and natural heritage sites. Read More..
Angela Liddon releases second book
Angela Liddon releases second book
Popular Oakville-based vegan food blogger Angela Liddon is releasing the follow-up to the international bestseller The Oh She Glows Cookbook with Oh She Glows Every Day: Quick and Simply Satisfying Plant-Based Recipes. Read More..