Raffi Tokmakjian, president of Tokmakjian Group; Peter Kent, Conservative MP for Thornhill; Matthew Nighswander, ambassador for Special Olympics Ontario; Glenn MacDonell, president and CEO of Special Olympics Ontario; Ajay Mehra, chief operating officer at Tok Transit; and Ted Galinis, general manager at Durham Region Transit
22 Apr 2016

Tok Transit drives home another $40,000 for Special Olympics Ontario

The team of transportation moguls at Toronto-based Tok Transit is passionate about more than just getting their clients from point A to point B. As longtime supporters of Special Olympics Ontario (SOO), Tok Transit contributed another $40,000 to the cause...
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12 Apr 2016

Weber launches the Limited Edition Master Touch

It was Weber Grill Academy that first sparked a barbeque revolution in 1952 with the late George Stephen’s invention of the iconic Weber kettle grill. Now, over half a century later, Weber remains one of the most sought-after brands in...
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07 Apr 2016

Just Desserts

Sugar’s always been our Achilles heel, but now, in the form of otherworldly milkshakes and doughnut-croissant hybrids, it’s the latest fad to hit social media. This scrumptious renaissance reminds us of the art and culture of dessert, and that with...
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Aurora Importing and Distributing founder Nunzio Tumino stands proudly at the wholesale business’s 50,000-square-foot warehouse in Mississauga. The 87-year-old is hailed as 
a pioneer in the food-importing industry in Canada
07 Apr 2016

Nunzio Tumino – Man of Honour

How self-made Aurora Importing founder Nunzio Tumino fused family, food and feeling into an importing empire. He put on his only suit and knocked on business doors in the neighbourhood, looking for a job. For days he knocked and knocked...
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Laura (left) and Andria (right) Zanchin are continuing the legacy of customer service and commitment to the community established by their father, Joe Zanchin, at the Zanchin Automotive Group
07 Apr 2016

Zanchin Automotive Group – House of Cars

The Zanchin Automotive Group built one of the country’s most successful dealership empires on a philosophy of empowering employees and customers — an attitude driving this dynasty into the future. Over the past 40-plus years, Joe Zanchin has built one...
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A gravel path bisecting the garden leads to the three arches and the outdoor stoep, a cool and dim retreat in the hot summer weather. This is one of Mariette’s favourite places for painting. The upstairs balcony was incorporated into the main bedroom to become an open-plan bathroom with views over the garden and treetops
07 Apr 2016

Johannesburg château – Spring Loaded

This flower-filled Johannesburg home is an explosion of colour and styles in perfect harmony. in the garden of Mariette and Peter Theron’s house in the Johannesburg suburb of Saxonwold, there are potted plants nestled among the herbaceous drifts of the...
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Motivational speaker and corporate coach Jonathan Hood inspires both children and adults to reach their highest potential | Shirt, Lacoste; necklaces, rings and bracelet, Armed. Wardrobe styling by Ashley Galang. Hair and Makeup by Karima Sumar using Mac Cosmetics/Judy Inc.
07 Apr 2016

Jonathan Hood – #GETAFTERIT

City Life Magazine sits down with former CFLer and motivational speaker Jonathan Hood to talk life, work and how to get ahead of the game. Q. How do you encourage positive growth in children through your Ahead of the Game...
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07 Apr 2016

25 things we love about Vaughan & Beyond

It’s the season of fresh starts, and as the flowers begin to bloom and the temperatures rise, there is even more to adore about Vaughan and the scrumptious cities that surround it. City Life has hunted high and low for...
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Lauren Parente and Hugo Castrillon, partners of the LH Prestige Team, Sales Representatives RE/MAX Premier Inc., Brokerage
07 Apr 2016

The LH Prestige Guarantee

How a dynamic real estate team is changing the game with staggering guarantees and unheard-of service that’s raising the expectations of buyers and sellers in Vaughan. When it comes to buying and selling homes, Lauren Parente and Hugo Castrillon, partners...
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