Author: Amanda Stancati

Head West to Berkeley North: Fresh, Farm to Table & Seasonally Inspired

Head West to Berkeley North: Fresh, Farm to Table & Seasonally Inspired

Berkeley North is one of Hamilton’s top downtown restaurants  Berkeley North has brought a delicious piece of Cali love to the heart of Hamilton. Nestled along a strip of Hamilton eateries some call Restaurant Row, Berkeley North brings fresh, healthy options and a West-Coast inspired menu to […]

Q&A with Eshe, owner of Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium

Q&A with Eshe, owner of Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium

What started as an interest to attend a free belly dancing class later turned into a passion and then a business for Eshe, award-winning belly dancer and owner of a dance studio in Hamilton called Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium. Born and raised in Hamilton, […]

Shop “Made in Hamilton” for local finds

Shop “Made in Hamilton” for local finds

The Craftadian market is coming to Hamilton! Made in Hamilton will take place at McMaster Innovation Park on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Shop handmade items from 60 independant artists including jewellery and accessories, art, fashion, ceramics, illustration, stationery, home decor, cookware and more. Plus, there will be music […]

Toronto “Condo King” Brad Lamb takes on Hamilton

Toronto “Condo King” Brad Lamb takes on Hamilton

Brad Lamb is the CEO of Brad J. Lamb Realty Inc (est. 1995) and Lamb Development Corp. (est. 2001). Lamb has been involved in the sale of over 28,000 properties while his development company has completed 19 developments. His $360-million dollar Hamilton project, Television City, […]

Dre Pao releases newest single, WithoutChya

Dre Pao releases newest single, WithoutChya

Stoney Creek native Dre Pao has accomplished so much since launching his music career in 2012. Dre was discovered while singing on a beach in Spain by recording artist Xuso Jones (Universal Music). He has since opened for B.o.B (2015), was named People’s Choice award winner for the […]

Chacha’s Pierogi: Lyndsay Boyd

Chacha’s Pierogi: Lyndsay Boyd

Over the last couple of years, Lyndsay Boyd has practiced and perfected the art of pierogi-making, a family tradition passed on by her mother and her “chachas” (meaning aunts). The recipe belonged to her great-grandmother who immigrated to Canada from Ukraine. Lyndsay started her business Chacha’s Pierogi […]

Chris Got Fit: A journey to a healthier lifestyle

Chris Got Fit: A journey to a healthier lifestyle

Chris Tarpos was born and raised in Stoney Creek, Ontario. He loves making people laugh. And he has a huge crush on Hilary Duff (who he has met again and again and again). At his highest weight, Chris was 350 pounds. In October 2014, Chris […]

Steve Strongman: No Time Like Now

Steve Strongman: No Time Like Now

Photo Credit Matt Barnes Canadian blues musician, Hamilton Music Award winner, and JUNO Award winner Steve Strongman chatted with us about his latest album,  “No Time Like Now” (Sonic Unyon/Sony Music Canada). We heard his new singles March 3 at Mills Hardware to celebrate the official album release March […]

Contest: Skip the Dishes

Contest: Skip the Dishes

“A BETTER WAY TO GET YOUR FOOD” Skip the Dishes has come to Hamilton! Now you can enjoy food from local restaurants that don’t normally deliver without ever leaving your couch. How it works: Download the iOS or Android app or visit SkipTheDishes.com Create an account with […]