Giuseppe Pastorelli, Toronto’s Consul-General of Italy, was born in Rome and has lived in Turkey, Hungary, the U.S. and Canada — with his multicultural background, he’s a natural Torontonian | Photos by Jesse Milns
06 Feb 2017

An Espresso with the Consul-General – Giuseppe Pastorelli

Giuseppe Pastorelli is a busy man. As the Consul-General of Italy in Toronto, he’s the man responsible for integrating the Italian culture into this mosaic of a city and ensuring that the Italian-Canadian love affair never ends. Sitting in his...
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Martin, Angelo, Ginette and Valerie Simone lead affluent Toronto furniture company Martin Daniel Interiors, where exclusive European designs are made accessible to Toronto’s market
10 Jun 2016

shopkeepers – Its All in the Family

Fine design is in their DNA. The Simone family heads one of Toronto’s most famous furniture boutiques, importing fine pieces from Europe’s most talented artisans. Angelo Simone knows a thing or two about European imports. After all, he is one....
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Acting and writing are not the only tricks up Sadowski’s sleeves
01 Dec 2015

Jonathan Sadowski – Young & Hungry for more

Actor Jonathan Sadowski shares his thoughts on perseverance, passion and a surprise proposal to his fiancée. CL: Congratulations. Young & Hungry got picked up for another two seasons. Does this mean you’ll be working all winter? JS: Thank you. Yeah,...
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Farro Ristorante
01 Dec 2015

Restaurant guide

Farro Ristorante 2316 Major Mackenzie Dr. West, Maple 905-832-0650 www.farroristorante.com • Specialties: Classic Italian cuisine with a variety of gluten-free items • Atmosphere: Comfortable setting with a classic-meets-contemporary vibe • Dinner for 2: $100 – $120 • Capacity: 100 •...
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Anna and Gino Brettone, owners of Brettone Catering and Events
08 Oct 2015

Brettone Catering – Homestyle Goodness Made Easy

Brettone Catering and Events’ line of homestyle frozen products makes healthy meals a convenient option. Long-standing Vaughan catering company Brettone Catering and Events has elevated its authentic Italian offering with a convenient oven-ready frozen product line — and it has...
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11 Aug 2014

Cupido Opens Kitchener Location

A purveyor of fine Italian luxury jewelry, Cupido recently opened the doors to its third location, at the Fairview Park Mall in Kitchener, Ont. The beloved jewelry destination’s newest shop will continue to offer the exclusive pieces it has become...
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Remo Ferri, Ferrari of Ontario
06 Aug 2014

10 Minutes With a CEO: Remo Ferri

The president of the Remo Ferri Group of Automobiles opens up about his favourite film, his family and, of course, his love for Ferrari Q If you could meet anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would it be...
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giro cyclists get ready to ride at eagles nest
09 Jun 2014

Villa Charities – Giro 2014

Once again, the community comes together to make the city’s premier cycling event a success In the early morning of  June 1st, on a gorgeous spring day, hundreds of cyclists disembarked from Eagles Nest Golf Club in Vaughan for the...
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20 Dec 2013

Sip & Savour Epicurean Extravaganza

SIP & SAVOUR EPICUREAN EXTRAVAGANZA Owner and head chef Luigi Beccati of A1 Autostrada recently hosted the Sip & Savour food and wine pairing at his restaurant in Vaughan. Patrons were treated to epicurean delights such as foie gras and...
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