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EVENT: One Night in La Dolce Vita | Square One Shopping Centre, Mississauga

Tickets  Benefitting the Oakville Hospital Foundation. Let us whisk you away on a Roman holiday as we delight your senses with the sights, sounds, and flavours of Italy.


Ontario won't offer Amazon billions in grants, bid leader says

The man heading up Ontario's effort to lure Amazon to the province said Thursday that while the province would consider sensible incentives, the bid will not offer billions in subsidies to the tech giant.
Providing large taxpayer subsidies to the firm wouldn't be fair to other companies that have set up shop in Ontario with little or no government assistance, said Ed Clark, who was appointed last week by Premier Kathleen Wynne to head up the Greater Toronto Region's bid to become the home of Amazon's new corporate headquarters.


How a Scarborough Jamaican patty store morphed into a one-stop shop for the community

Metro Morning's new food guide Suresh Doss visits Aunt Elsie's Caribbean Kitchen — part grocery store, part Caribbean hot counter and part community hub — in a Scarborough strip plaza.


Halifax’s ethnic grocers flavour culinary landscape

A natural result of a cultural collision is a broadening of the culinary landscape, as newer immigrants establish a foothold and create diversity in the city. You only have to look around at the array of restaurants offering ethnic cuisines from around the world to see how much Halifax has expanded in the past 10 years...


How provincial pot plan could benefit Barrie businesses | Simcoe.com

But city's mayor says last week's government announcement lacks detail.