It Takes Youth

Vaughan celebrates its young community during a special week The City of Vaughan is celebrating its youth with a week of free activities and events at local community centres during National Youth Week and Youth Arts Week. Held the first week of May, these two initiatives recognize the contributions of youth within their communities and […]

The evolution of arts, design and culture

A forward-thinking vision for a creative cultural space in Vaughan What’s your vision for art and culture in Vaughan? Don’t forget to share your ideas in the comment section. ***** A performing arts, design and cultural campus for Vaughan The City of Vaughan has an amazing opportunity to raise its stature economically and culturally, and […]

We Are All the Same

On Sunday, March 1, my husband, daughter and I took part in the Meet a Muslim Family event organized by the Ahmadiyya community of Vaughan. I had never met the Choudrys before and what a wonderful welcome awaited us. Over the myriad of ethnic dishes prepared by the Choudry ladies, we talked about customs, beliefs […]

Vaughan Inspires a Positive Culture for International Women’s Day

Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity: Picture it! A celebration of optimism, forward thinking and inspired change took place at Vaughan City Hall yesterday as Members of Council and special guests commemorated International Women’s Day.The event, held in collaboration with the Elspeth Heyworth Centre for Women, provided an opportunity for participants to voice their ideas on female […]

Vaughan Screens Short Film for Black History Month

Audience Address Delivered by Acclaimed Canadian Actress Fans of film are invited to a free screening of the short documentary A Commemorative Tour of Owen Sound’s Black History Heritage on Saturday, Feb. 21 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Vaughan City Hall in recognition of Black History Month. Official welcome to commence at 2:30 […]