Aurora Trails, a community 20 years in the making

Rarely have new home developments taken so long to come to fruition, but this community is one-in-a-million. With a large swath of protected wetland park and wildlife preserve to the west, and protected woodlots and ponds throughout, Aurora Trails has had some passionate advocates. The end result is quite remarkable. Aurora Trails is a success …

Ladies of the Brush Bitch n’ Paint Art Auction Donates $80,000 to the Nanny Angel Network

It’s not a pretty picture. Recovering from cancer is one of the toughest things you can do. Doing that alone is hard enough, but when you’re faced with the needs of small children, it can easily be overwhelming. Enter, Nanny Angel Network (NAN). With free in-home child care for cancer patients, the Nanny Angel Network …

Brampton memorial built by developers honours the many lives lost in 1970 air crash

Special to the Star | Dan O’Reilly on July 05, 2013 This story has been updated from an earlier version A ceremony set for July 7 will dedicate a garden in a newly developed section of east Brampton to remember the 109 people who died there in the GTA’s largest air crash 43 years ago. …