09 Mar 2020

Famiglia Baldassarre: Pasta Made Perfectly

Once a secret ‘pasta speakeasy,’ Famiglia Baldassarre on Toronto’s Geary Avenue is now widely recognized as making the best homemade pasta in the city. In a metropolitan region of close to 6.5 million people, there are always a few good...
By Rick Muller
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03 Dec 2019

Frank Gehry: The Penultimate Visionary

Frank Owen Gehry is a Pritzker Architecture Prize winner, an award which embodies significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture. What makes someone a genius? Is there a creative or intelligence gene that is...
By Cece M. Scott
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11 Oct 2019

Vaping: The New Addiction

The original intent of e-cigarettes — which was to help smokers reduce and ultimately quit smoking — has, instead, taken on a whole new life with youth vaping. How many times have you walked by a group of young people...
By Cece M. Scott
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13 Aug 2019

Canada’s Newest Mr. Nice Guy – Shawn Mendes

With a back catalogue of hits and a host of multimillion selling albums to his name already, it’s easy to forget that Canada’s latest hot-shot musical export — and all-round affable celeb — Shawn Mendes is only just out of...
By Jan Janssen
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13 Aug 2019

The Modern-Day Coach – Shaping Young Athletes

Four coaches, spanning four different sports, share their thoughts on what it takes to be a coach in today’s society. When watching or playing sports, the focus is mainly on the players. And, for all intents and purposes, it should...
By Nickolas Lombardi
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13 Aug 2019

Coach Adam Colagiacomo

Youth hockey in Vaughan has been flourishing under coach Adam Colagiacomo for 17 years now. Coach Colagiacomo runs the Pro Star Hockey School at Vaughan Sports Village. His school teaches kids aged four to 18 how to improve their skating,...
By Nickolas Lombardi
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13 Aug 2019

Coach Gus Gymnopoulos

Having been in the Canadian basketball community practically his entire life, coach Gus Gymnopoulos is the next version of Dave Smart. And for those of you who do not know who coach Smart is, well, he is just one of...
By Nickolas Lombardi
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13 Aug 2019

Coach Jim Brennan

There is light at the end of the tunnel when it comes to Canadian football (soccer) with coaches such as Jim Brennan at the helm of York 9 FC. For those who do not know, Canada finally has a professional...
By Nickolas Lombardi
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13 Aug 2019

Coach Alfonso Casciato

Another sport on the rise in Vaughan is baseball. And Major Peewee 1 coach Alfonso Casciato, of the Vaughan Vikings, is doing a spectacular job in coaching kids on how to play the sport with class and skill. Coach Casciato...
By Nickolas Lombardi
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