Kids can be heroes too!

Vaughan’s new firefighter summer camps train children for a career in fire service “Firefighters run into a burning building when everyone else is running out.” This common saying is proof that firefighters are human heroes – with superhuman strength. This summer, Vaughan youth can experience what it takes to be a hero at the City’s […]

Dig in! Smart eating cooking classes

…and 30 other new leisure programs starting this fall at Vaughan community centres Food philanthropist Andy Muto has made meals for NHL players like Phil Kessel, Connor McDavid and James Neal. Residents can get the same star treatment in his new Smart Eating Cooking Classes for adults at Vellore Village Community Centre, where they’ll learn […]

Vaughan’s Recreation and Culture app wins award for innovation

Free RecApp receives 2015 Parks and Recreation Ontario Innovation Award A City of Vaughan mobile app – called RecApp that offers up-to-date community leisure information – recently received a 2015 Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) Award of Excellence for Innovation. The award recognizes exceptional innovation in design, presentation and implementation in the province’s parks and […]

This is What 100 Looks Like for a Vaughan Fitness Centre Member

When Leo Goodman renewed his licence plate sticker a short while ago, he chose the two-year option. The clerk’s response, “Aren’t you optimistic!” As Leo tells the story his smile and snicker are life-size, and his “laugh it off” philosophy to living long is on full display. Born in the Ukraine on March 15, 1915, […]