Around the world in a weekend

Around the World in 3 days! Join us as we discover CaraBram for the first time this year! A new experience for a new resident & a new magazine.

Urban farmer Councillor Whillans

For years we’ve heard how farming in Brampton has been ruined by urban sprawl. But, on a rooftop patio, a community garden has “popped up” in a prominent Brampton building - City Hall. Urban Agriculture is m... Continue reading →

Much Ado about Brampton

You do not have to be Shakespearean to appreciate Much Ado About Nothing, only a proud Bramptonian with a sense of humour. This show is totally worth the drive into Toronto.

B-BOTs new beat

The necessary traits of a good leader should be celebrated. “That’s where the Business Excellence Awards (BEAs) came about,” begins Todd Letts, CEO for Brampton Board of Trade. “Let’s not look at business success by sectors, but let’s look at the human qualities that will lift this community. It’s the personal qualities we want to celebrate and honour as a community.”

Rock a Bye Bye Birdie

“What people don’t understand is how it's such a sense of community. I’ve learned so much, not just about acting, but life. This is where I feel comfortable. I do not feel closer to anyone as I do here.”

Keep calm curry on

Meals in a jar are usually catered to people who don’t cook. But that was not the focus for 27-year-old Stephen Vaz, a young Bramptonian who began Eudora’s Fine Foods in 2010. For Stephen, it’s about preserving... Continue reading →

Community theatre is professional theatre

The world of theatre may centre around the stage, but it can’t exist without set production and costume design. These are the visual statements made for the audience, thus allowing them to time travel and lose themselves in the actors' performance.
Todd Letts is on the GO

On the right track

Since moving to Brampton, I voluntarily parked my vehicle and have been taking transit. At the six-month mark, I wrote about it in Get off your Bucket Seats and intended to focus on the political aspects. For t... Continue reading →

United in voice

At the end of the day, it’s about putting on a great show. “It’s about giving the people, the audience, THE reason to come out,” reminds John. “This is a combined effort. We’re a bunch of entertainers and performers wanting to bring the people of Brampton out to see a show, to be entertained, to be taken away for a couple of hours to join us on this journey. THIS is what it’s all about.”