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Winter skating path at scenic Gage Park. - Tanja Tiziana
Multicultural Brampton is the third largest city in the Greater Toronto Area and has experience rapid growth in the last few decades. Once known for its small town rural setting, Brampton has become a centre for several economic sectors, including information and communication technologies, life sciences and business services. Brampton's downtown and surrounding district still retains a traditional streetscape, complete with Go Train station for easy connections to the rest of the GTA. The new Rose Theatre, recently opened next to its historic counterpart, aims to make Brampton a fun and creative hub.
Vital Signs report paints a new portrait of Toronto's growing population
Wednesday, October 02, 2013
The 2013 Vital Signs report indicates a city in rapid transition, bringing with it a new realm of opportunities and challenges. We summarize some of the findings in the first of many features dedicated to breaking down the issues outlined in the Vital Signs report.
Should Toronto burn its trash?
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Toronto refuses to incinerate its waste, though nearby Peel Region has been doing it for years and York Region is now stepping on board. Is it time for the city to revisit its stance on incinerators?
A fresh "spin" on urban agriculture
Sarah B. Hood
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Local SPIN-farmers are using small plots of land to grow fresh produce in urban environments. The movement supports eating locally, all while creating jobs and taking advantage of underused backyards.
Yonge Interviews: Abraham Catano, CEO of Stella's Corset
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
For years the secret to Luz Stella Torres's figure was the corset she wore under her clothes. When the secret got out, it turned into a business opportunity. Her son Abraham Catano has since grown the door-to-door corset sales business into two GTA retail locations with plans to expand to Dubai.
Top 5 places to skate outdoors in Toronto and the GTA
Wednesday, February 06, 2013
It's not too late for a Valentine's Day skate. With more than 100 skating rinks in Toronto and the GTA, we narrow down our top five outdoor picks for winter romance under the stars. Hot cocoa anyone?
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North America's first parcel pick-up network launches in the GTA
New VentureStart program aims to bring 905 innovation to market with $5-million boost from feds
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Owens-Illionois to hire 20 with innovative retooling of Brampton plant
8 GTA cultural orgs get over $2.76 million to build diversity infrastructure
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Mohawk College wins top regional Smart Commute award
'Being an outsider always makes you better at being an insider'
Source: Wall Street Journal
Ontario's product mix makes auto industry competitive
Source: Montreal Gazette
Toronto firms benefit from Ottawa's $58 million grant for clean-tech innovations
Source: Toronto Star
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