Mississauga Life ? Spirit of the City

Strip Mall Challenge

Cooksville’s future hinges on new transit. Words by Steven Pecar A stranger pulls into a gas station near Highways 5 and 10, and asks the attendant to fill his tank. As he waits, the man asks, “Where’s downtown?” “You’re looking at it,” answers… Continue Reading →

Solid Foundations

When it comes to quality craftsmanship, HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler hits the nail on the head. Words by Chris Carriere Bryan Baeumler is one of the biggest names in reno television. We caught up with the Canada’s Handyman Challenge judge and… Continue Reading →

Social Work

Find hidden places in plain view with the Art Gallery of Mississauga’s new Artist-in-Residence. Words by Jaclyn Qua-Hiansen The first time I met Camille Turner, she handed me an audio recording device and asked me to stand in the middle… Continue Reading →

Photo Gallery: The Monster Rock Orchestra

The Monster Rock Orchestra (MRO) performed their signature act at the Mississauga Waterfront Festival (MWF) this past weekend. The MRO was voted by the residents of Mississauga as the winner of the 2014 People’s Choice MARTY Award, recognizing the innovative… Continue Reading →

My Fan Expo Experience

Words by Leo Graziani Every year, I find it’s my nerdly duty to attend Fan Expo. I say “duty” lightly, though—despite any of the headaches that might accompany the event, it’s always a joy to attend it and indulge in… Continue Reading →

On Hazel’s Watch

Words by Mike Douglas It’s the day after the latest provincial election (held on October 6, 2011), and I’ve got Mayor Hazel McCallion on the phone. I was interested in her reaction to the election, voters’ concerns, and her insights… Continue Reading →

New Brachytherapy Program Launched by Trillium Health Partners

Words by Jordan Villanueva  Cancer patients in the Peel and Halton regions will now have a new brachytherapy program at Trillium Health Partners, allowing patients to be treated over a shorter period of time and closer to home. “By carefully… Continue Reading →

PUSH Exhibition Opens at LAC Gallery

A diverse group of visual artists made their debut at the Living Arts Centre’s gallery last night, celebrating the opening of a new exhibition called PUSH. PUSH showcases the work of nine talented artists who work in the mediums of… Continue Reading →

Motoring Review: 2015 Mini Cooper 5S

Words by Jay Kana For those who don’t know much about me, let me give you a quick rundown: I like chicken wings, chocolate milk (not together though), my small yet mighty collection of guitars and I really like practicality… Continue Reading →

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