From left to right: The McMichael Canadian Art Collection Board of Trustees Chair, Andrew W. Dunn; The Michael's Interim Executive Director, Nathalie Mercure; Deb Schulte, Member of Parliament (King-Vaughan), and Doug McDonald, Chair of the McMichael Canadian Art Foundation Board | Photo By Luca Rosano/snapd Woodbridge
02 Mar 2017

Cultural Funding Announced for McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Member of Parliament Deb Schulte proudly announced $474,052 in funding for the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. The exciting news came on March 1, on behalf of Minister of Canadian Heritage Mélanie Joly. “Investing in Canada’s cultural sector helps create jobs...
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30 Nov 2016

On Top of Her Game – Kat Stefankiewicz

As the Toronto Raptors’ in-game and digital host for the past five years and captain of the team’s Dance Pak for the last 10, Kat Stefankiewicz is just getting started. Perched atop a table at a sports shop inside the...
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Britain’s celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has brought his love of Italian food — and childhood health — to Canuck soil
30 Nov 2016

5 Questions with Jamie Oliver

City Life caught up with celebrity chef Jamie Oliver at Jamie’s Italian in Yorkdale Shopping Centre — the restaurant’s first location in North America. CL: Why did you choose to open your first North American location of Jamie’s Italian in...
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07 Oct 2016

Appreciate, Don’t Appropriate

One of Canada’s most poignant qualities is its multiculturalism. But despite our “melting pot” status, racism still exists here — and oftentimes appears in the form of cultural appropriation. City Life asked Selina-Rachel Mendez to clear the air surrounding this...
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Which of these snacks do you think contain genetically modified ingredients?  Answers at the bottom
10 Jun 2016

Want Some Genetically Modified Fries with That?

We’re often informed of the fat, sugar and nutrient content of our favourite foods. As more genetically modified foods are placed on our grocery store shelves, Canadians are demanding transparency on GM ingredients, too. Two decades ago, genetically modified food...
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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...
By Simona Panetta-Kerr
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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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08 Feb 2016

CTV eTalk – Red Carpet Diaries

City Life takes five with etalk hosts Ben Mulroney and Danielle Graham during the tuxedo-and-gown torrent that is the awards season to see what life is like behind the camera. They call it their Olympics. It’s award season. With the...
By Michael Hill
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TSN's SportsCenre's first female anchor team, Kate Beirness and Natasha Staniszewski
08 Feb 2016

Kate Beirness and Natasha Staniszewski – The SportsCentre Sisterhood

One-on-one with the first all-female anchor team of TSN’s SportsCentre. The best advice Kate Beirness ever received was to leave. She was working low-level at Rogers Sportsnet, booking travel for on-air talent and the like, with aspirations of one day...
By Michael Hill
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