Life in Durham Region

January 31, 2019

Come Out & Cheer The Athletes

We are hosting the Durham Region 2019 Ontario Parasport Games, from February 8 – 10. About 350 athletes will be coming from across our province to compete in 11 sports. Ontario Parasport Games embodies the culture of sport, inclusion, and […]
January 21, 2019

Get Outside

Although some days, the weather outside can be frightful, there are so many fun things to do in the snow, we can’t let that stop us. Enjoy the crisp winter air as you hit the slopes, trails or rink for […]
October 29, 2018

A Story Game Brought To Life

Are you looking for an event this weekend, or maybe looking for a new sport to try? Check out the Regional Quidditch Championships in Oshawa, November 3rd & 4th at the Civic Recreation Complex. Fun & fantasy realized!
August 28, 2018

Music At Thomas Foster Memorial in Durham Region

Sometimes I am surprised by what I am missing. I discovered an interesting place to enjoy a Friday night, throughout the summer, and now it continues through September. Check out the Foster Memorial in Uxbridge for concerts, tours, or a […]
August 2, 2018

Ganaraska Forest is a Place to Play in Durham Region

Ganaraska Forest is a delightful piece of nature on your doorstep if you live in Durham Region. It is a huge forested block and is home to the Ganaraska Forest Outdoor Education Centre, a weekend canteen, and public washroom and […]
April 25, 2018

7 Simple Ways For Homeowners To Save Money And Be Environmentally Concerned

It is often said, homeownership is an essential component of most people’s Canadian Dream, but, while it should be, once someone has bought the home of their dreams, it is important to consider being environmentally concerned and responsible because it […]
December 21, 2017

Exiting through a Window in an Emergency

Hopefully, this will never happen to you. But, there are circumstances – a fire, for example – when you and your family would need to exit through a window. It pays to be prepared for that eventuality. Your first step […]
October 24, 2017

Should You Buy the Latest Home Automation Gadgets?

You’re at work when the thought hits you, “Did I lock the door when I left this morning?” You check your smartphone, see that you didn’t, and click the “LOCK” button. Now your house is secure. That’s home automation for […]
September 24, 2017

BBQ Safety Tips You Should Know

According to a recent study, the average homeowner pays more attention to kitchen stove safety than they do BBQ safety. But, the fact is, a BBQ mishap can be just as devastating. So, it pays to know the latest safety […]