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Anu Vittal: Artist Inspiring Artists

New Executive Director of Mississauga Arts Council brings fresh belief to her post. Words by Mike Douglas “Mining my subconscious…finding my inner child and sharing that with others.” This is a fragment of an underlying philosophy that animates the new… Continue Reading →

Mississauga Gambling

Mississauga is an incredible Canadian city located on the south-east border of Ontario. We know it’s a great, lively and vibrant city filled with incredible things to see, including art and cultural spaces, sporting venues, and nightlife, but now there’s… Continue Reading →

Living with Adult ADHD

Words by Rick Green “The tests show that your child scored very high for ADHD. That stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.” “I know what it is,” I replied, slightly mortified. Like most baby boomers, I had heard all about… Continue Reading →

Councillor Pat Mullin to Step Down in Ward 2

Mullin has served the City of Mississauga for 29 years as Councillor, with a strong focus on community, the environment, and crafting consensus among disagreeing points of view. Charles Thornton, President of the Sheridan Homelands Ratepayers Association (SHORA), had this… Continue Reading →

Lest We Forget

  A Navy veteran shares his story in a tech-savvy world. Words by Ann Ivy Male This month we acknowledge Remembrance Day, a day to reflect and pay homage to our fallen brethren. It also reminds us of the sacrifices… Continue Reading →

For the Record: Police Chief Jennifer Evans

Female leaders have always played a huge role in Mississauga’s life. On September 25, 2012, Peel Police Service Board Chair Emil Kolb announced the appointment of the first female Chief of the Peel Regional Police, Jennifer Evans. We contacted the new… Continue Reading →

Layer Upon Layer

Words by Kristy Elik As dedicated to creating lovely personal home and away spaces with her husband (fellow designer Arriz Hassam, principal and owner of Arriz & Co.) as she is about her coveted role as editor of the chic, ?ber-popular Canadian House & Home magazine,… Continue Reading →

Cawthra Community Centre to be Renamed to Honour Carmen Corbasson

On March 28, Mississauga City Council voted unanimously to rename the Cawthra Community Centre in honour of the late Carmen Corbasson, former Councillor for Ward 1. Councillor Jim Tovey—Corbasson’s successor—proposed the idea. Corbasson passed away suddenly on March 10, due… Continue Reading →

Good Eats: Best Breakfasts

The number-one thing I look forward to on the weekends is breakfast. The perfect breakfast, for me, is a smorgasbord of grease, savoury tastes, and minimal conversation (I’m not a pretty sight with a mouth full of food). Growing up… Continue Reading →

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