Lighting up the Christmas spirit at Vaughan City Hall

Christmas is a time when family and friends gather together to celebrate new and old traditions. From cookie making and gift giving, to tree decorating and more, there are countless activities and festivities for all ages to enjoy during the holiday season. What traditions do you participate in during this time of the year? For […]

Paying tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Last November, the City of Vaughan created its first poppy mural at City Hall where residents and visitors contributed messages of peace, respect and gratitude. Each day until Remembrance Day, I watched the mural grow and it was amazing to see the final result – a beautiful wall that honoured all veterans and those who […]

A quilt square contest that’s sew much fun!

Vote for your favourite Canada 150 quilt square at tomorrow’s Binder Twine Festival in Kleinburg The annual quilt square contest is just one of the pioneer activities you’ll find at the Binder Twine Festival on Sept. 10. This year, Kleinburg residents and other visitors have been sewing up a storm, creating squares with red-and-white fabrics […]

Hop On!

Vaughan Newcomers’ Bus Tour September 28 and 29 What began in 2014 as a joint project between the City of Vaughan, Vaughan Public Libraries and the Welcome Centre Immigrant Services has become a popular annual event that reaches capacity every year. Completely free, fun and educational, the Newcomers’ Bus Tour welcomes new immigrants to Canada, […]