Category Community

New Longo’s Coming to Applewood Village

Longo’s will be opening their fourth location in Mississauga in the Applewood Village plaza and will replace the existing Metro grocery store. Yesterday, Councillor Jim Tovey made the public announcement that the demolition of Metro will begin in February to… Continue Reading →

Eden Community Food Bank Does “Good For All”

The Eden Community Food Bank (ECFB) has announced a year of change for the organization in order to better serve the western Mississauga community. As the poverty rates in the community have been increasing, ECFB have acknowledged that as a… Continue Reading →

Seasons of Change: Kariya Park

Words and photography by Ann Ivy Male “In the woods in a winter afternoon one will see as readily the origin of the stained glass window, with which Gothic cathedrals are adorned, in the colors of the western sky seen… Continue Reading →

Helping Hands

The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation hosted its annual Celebration Gala on April 1st at the Mississauga Convention Centre raising $644,000 in support of the new Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that will be housed in the New Erin Mills Regional… Continue Reading →

Credit Valley Conservation Celebrates 60th Anniversary

On May 9 Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) celebrated its 60th anniversary. To mark the occasion, a special event was held at CVC’s administrative office in Mississauga. Over 100 municipal partners, provincial representatives, past and present CVC Board of Directors, senior… Continue Reading →

Photos: Canada Day Celebrations in the City

Mississauga’s Canada Day celebrations were a huge success throughout all three venues: Paint the Town Red, Celebration Square and Streetsville. We’re presenting you with a mini-recap of what happened on Canada’s birthday throughout the city. Be sure to visit out Facebook albums… Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Vote for Eden Food Bank’s New Name!

UPDATE “We asked the community of Mississauga for suggestions and were overwhelmed by the response,” says Bill Crawford, executive director. “We had more than 150 entries and it was exciting to hear people talking about it and trying to come… Continue Reading →

MississaugaLife Classics: The Compass Leads The Way

Despite a tremendous increase in need, the poor in Clarkson/Port Credit continue to find food, attention and direction at the Compass. Words by Laura Schober On a clear, sunny Friday morning volunteers at The Compass community outreach centre in Port… Continue Reading →

Delivering Mississauga’s Healthcare

Words and photography by Mike Douglas Volunteers mark the gift of $5 million to Trillium Health Partners from Fred Ketchen with Michele Darling, Chair of the Foundation. Mississauga’s Fred Ketchen became famous for his live reports on television and radio… Continue Reading →

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