Category City Life

Twisted Sisters

There is a trend emerging in design these days and I blame it wholly on licorice. Surely you remember Twizzlers, those twisted sticks of confection, originally available in only red and black. I believe those childhood memories have inspired a… Continue Reading →

Travel Safety on the Mississauga Transitway

Today MiWay service will begin on the Mississauga Transitway with stops at the new Central Parkway, Cawthra, Tomken and Dixie stations. MiWay reminds customers of the transitway safety rules and is working in partnership with local police services and transit… Continue Reading →

The Benefits of Fitness

The fountain of youth in you. Words by James Tonin It’s no secret that regular exercise makes you more energetic, helps you lose weight and leads to restful, satisfying shut-eye at night. You also know that exercise reduces your risk… Continue Reading →

March 7: Port Credit Seed Lending Library Grand Opening

On March 7, you’re invited to the Port Credit Library for the unveiling of its new Seed Library. Why Have a Seed Library? As traditional libraries encourage mass literacy, seed libraries teach seed and food literacy. By putting seeds back into… Continue Reading →

Keller Williams: RED Day

Renew, Energize and Donate is a Keller Williams worldwide initiative dedicated to improving local communities. On May 8, Keller Williams Real Estate Offices around the world closed their doors for the sole purpose of giving back to their community. Keller… Continue Reading →

House in My Pocket: Lorne Park

In earlier times, an area situated in what is now southwest Mississauga was home to a very popular village, part of which was adjacent to the shores of Lake Ontario. While meandering through the streets of this pocket now known… Continue Reading →

Frank Dale Wins Peel Region

The new Chair is just like the old Chair. Words and photography by Mike Douglas Wow. Imagine a series of council ballots measuring several of the most outstanding leaders in the two biggest suburban cities in Canada. The “race” for… Continue Reading →


ERIN MILLS TOWN CENTRE CELEBRATES PROM WITH THE SPARKLE PROJECT For many young women, prom is the highlight of their high school career and creates long-lasting memories. For others, the high costs associated with buying a dress, shoes, and accessories… Continue Reading →

Karen Ras a Surprise Winner in Ward 2!

One of the most surprised election winners in Mississauga on Monday night was Karen Ras in the city’s southwest Ward 2. Ras won the closest contest of the night by 453 votes over Sue Shanly, a well-known ratepayer leader. Ras… Continue Reading →

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