Name: Jackie Lina Alexander Nickname: Jaxs Occupation: Bartender/studying to be a paralegal Age: 22 Generation: Second Mom’s side from: Fano, Pesaro and Urbino, Le Marche Raised in: Toronto Speaks: English
Name: Kristine Centis Jorge Nickname: Krissy, Kris Occupation: Masters student in notarial law Age: 27 Generation: Third Dad’s side from: Figueira da Foz, Portugal Mom’s side from: Guglionesi, Campobasso, Molise and Villaorba, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Raised in: Montreal and Laval Speaks: English, French, Italian and Portuguese
In celebration of St. Jean de Brebeuf Catholic High School’s 10th anniversary, the community has come together to create four stained glass windows for the school chapel.
"Beyond the Italian Canadian community, Tiezzi was the founder of the Ottawa Junior Humane Society, a director of the Kidney Foundation of Canada, a member of the Ottawa University Heart Institute, a life time member of Opera Lyra of Ottawa, a member of the Board of Directors of the Ottawa Congress Centre and a member of Carleton University’s Board of Governors."
Cooking and food are among the finest expressions of Italian culture, vividly portraying the country’s history, regions and traditions. Here’s a collection of some recommended Italian cookbooks, from the classic guides to the most recent and popular blockbusters, which celebrate this wonderful culinary heritage.
Meet Bobby Sferazza. He’s a born and bred Hamiltonian who is studying at the University of Toronto, where he’s shaking off his suburban ties and soaking in everything the campus has to offer. Despite relishing his new city life, Bobby returns home for the summer to look after his teenage brother, who has begun mixing in dangerous social circles.