Author: Amanda Stancati

Long weekend scenes from #HamOnt (PHOTOS)

Long weekend scenes from #HamOnt (PHOTOS)

The Family Day long weekend had many out and about in Hamilton, Ontario. If you questioned just how picturesque the city could be, here are some of our favourite photos found with the hashtag #HamOnt. #brucetrail #niagaraescarpment #hamont #ontario #canada #hike #hiking #trail #hikingtrail #nature #forest […]

Let’s talk about LOVE

Let’s talk about LOVE

‘Tis the season of love…we asked 5 super cool Hamiltonians to share their dating experiences and tips in time for Valentine’s Day. Worst date ever: “We met online. He seemed super smart and funny. We met at a local restaurant and said our hellos, he […]

How to keep up with your New Year’s Resolutions

How to keep up with your New Year’s Resolutions

Often our New Year’s resolutions centre around maintaining a healthy lifestyle: eating clean, staying active, and taking care of our bodies. But most of the time, these resolutions can get tired by the time February rolls around. It doesn’t take a new year to make a […]

Jonny Blonde: Giving Back Through Food

Jonny Blonde: Giving Back Through Food

If people are hungry, you have to feed them. It’s as simple as that for Chef Jonny Blonde, who is no stranger to cooking for a cause. A pillar of Hamilton’s food scene, you’ll often see Jonny Blonde out and about in the community, at […]

Downtown Stoney Creek Holiday Gift Guide

Downtown Stoney Creek Holiday Gift Guide

If you’ve never experienced the downtown Stoney Creek shops, maybe this holiday gift guide will inspire you. There are lots of gems with much to offer at the east end of the city. Here are some of my favourite spots along King Street in downtown Stoney Creek for […]

Canadian Premier League is coming to Hamilton

Canadian Premier League is coming to Hamilton

Sporting an Alex Bunbury jersey and Barton Street Battalion scarf, James Hutton welcomed a group of approx. 25 people to the Barton Street Battalion meeting at The Pheasant Plucker last week. Barton Street Battalion is a group of Hamilton soccer supporters. They know the Canadian […]

What’s Happening in Hamilton this Holiday Season?

What’s Happening in Hamilton this Holiday Season?

For those who love this season as much as I do, here’s how you can take part in the holiday cheer around the city. Hamilton Holiday Events Ottawa Street Christmas Shopping Day What: Stroll along Ottawa Street popping in and out of shops and enjoy […]

NOSH Chef Wars: Who will be Hamilton’s Top Chef?

NOSH Chef Wars: Who will be Hamilton’s Top Chef?

This year marks the first year of NOSH, Hamilton’s weeklong culinary celebration with almost 60 events to honour the city’s food culture. From October 17-23, you’ll get to enjoy special menus, promotions, cooking demonstrations and more from the likes of Made for you by Madeleine, Mezcal […]

Advancing Women in the Skilled Trades

Advancing Women in the Skilled Trades

YWCA Hamilton and Workforce Planning Hamilton partnered to create AdvanceWomenInTrades.com. The website, targeted at employers, was funded by Status of Women Canada and provides resources for recruiting, retaining and advancing women in skilled trades. The project team worked with employers, stakeholders and women in trades to […]