Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

A Bucket List Vacation   Famous for its rum, cigars, resorts, beaches and tostones (twice-fried sliced green plantains), the all-season holiday destination of Dominican Republic should be on anyone’s bucket list. For a country with so much to see and do, start your...
Steven Page

Steven Page

  Navigating the Divergent Path By Dave Gordon | Photos by Nikki Ormerod   Has it already been twenty-six years since we first heard “If I Had a Million Dollars,” and “Be My Yoko Ono”?  It was early 1992, and Toronto-based Barenaked Ladies’ first label recording,...
Destination Growth

Destination Growth

The Heart of a City By Stu Lynam | Photo Stan Schurman   When Karen Dubeau, Barrie’s new Creative Economy Director, steps into her office in the heart of downtown, she’s effectively sitting down to begin a day of storytelling with her team....
Creating Remarkable Communities

Creating Remarkable Communities

By David Silverberg Gas-fired lanterns. A pumpkin patch. A Christmas tree farm. A baseball diamond encircled by corn stalks à la Field of Dreams. These idyllic features complement the farmhouse-style homes that make up the Braestone estate community, two hours north...
Zarum

Zarum

Everything Abstract and Beautiful By Ahmed Saleh  | Photo Wylie Ford Zarum – Everything Abstract and Beautiful from Pie Media Group on Vimeo.   In an age of post-realism representational paintings, the renowned artist Zarum has a stark abstract style that...