OPG at Electric City

Jason Wight, CIO of Ontario Power Generation was at The Venue in Peterborough as the Guest Speaker for the Electric City Talks via Innovation Cluster and Cleantech Commons. He spoke about the importance of innovation in the industry and in entrepreneurship and talked about nuclear energy and how technologies are changing to favour clean and sustainable energy sources.

Humanizing Tech

It’s been one year since I committed to getting out into the community and sharing my perspectives. What a journey it’s been – the best part has been to learn about the needs and strengths of the community and to connect with diverse people throughout the region. Through 1COMMUNITY1 and The Hive we are working on solutions with partners that … Read More

Portals and Perspectives

Recently, I had the good fortune to visit Portugal with my family. Going to Portugal is like stepping through a portal. Every time I return, I am able delve deeper into my history and learn about myself. Knowing more about my background makes me stronger more determined to live a life of purpose. Read the July issue of Elsii E-News.

Portugal Perspective

Going to Portugal is like going through a portal – to touch the ground that my ancestors walked on; to gather a glimpse of who my parents were; and to connect with the child within who loved playing in the sand and swimming in the ocean (I still do). Every time I return, I am able delve deeper into my … Read More

True Nature

Nature helps me connect to my true nature. More than ever, I have been connecting with the natural environment at The Hive. We want you to experience it too. Developments underway to expand our forest offerings…

Headed to the Homeland

I’m headed to the homeland! I am interested to observe the parallels between what is happening in Portugal and what is happening in the Durham Region. Both are experiencing a genesis of sorts. Read the June edition of Elsii E-News.

Honouring Linda

Linda was mama to many. As the Director/Curator of the Station Gallery in Whitby for 30 years, she welcomed all artists… and if you were willing to help the cause, she would feed you too! My appreciation for her role in my life has certainly grown throughout the years. She mothered us with support, love and appreciation. It was so … Read More

Your Vivid Life by Shayne Traviss

Do you know Shayne Traviss? He was born and raised in the Durham Region and is the founder of VividLife.me, a personal development website accessed by millions of people around the globe. Shayne is now Author of Your Vivid Life, An Invitation to Live a Radically Authentic Life… soon to be released (October 8, Watkins Publishing)! The world needs this … Read More

Love You Linda

In Portuguese culture, Fatima Day is celebrated on May 13th. It is the first recorded day that three children (Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco) claimed to be visited by the apparition of Fatima in 1917. It is also the anniversary date of my grandfather’s death which has always given my mother some comfort. On May 13th, 2019, we received news that … Read More

Can’t Stop This Saga – PT4

Recently, we had a man named Vishnu visit us for a tour of The Hive Centre and Bee & Bee. Prompted by the visit, I decided to further explore the connection between Vishnu and Saraswati. What I found was information regarding a festival – Vasant Panchami – to celebrate the coming of Spring and to honour Saraswati. This year, the … Read More