insauga.com TV LIVE at Celebration Square

On Friday August 1 insauga.com LIVE at Celebration Square we have food back on the show as the chefs from Port 229 and 229 bring and discuss there delicious food. As well we will chat with music group that can be “The Next Big Thing” at 102.1 The Edge’s contest, Dan Daly.

Mississauga Mayoral Candidate: Stephen King

During the mayoral campaign, insauga.com will sit down with all the candidates that choose to do so.  

music insauga: Dan Daly

For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 140 characters:

An addicting combination of indie-infused guitar and vocal melodies, electronically-charged synth leads and a driving drum backbone.

Farmers Markets in Mississauga are Back

June 1st marked a beautiful day in Mississauga.  The Square One Farmers Market opened up at its new location on Robert Speck Parkway, across from the shopping centre.  Even though we don’t have access to something so wonderful all year round, it is imperative to take full advantage of this opportunity for the next five months. 

Top 5 Free Relaxing Outdoor Events in Mississauga

Mississauga is the city of festivals and events. While some events can attract up to 100,000 people, others are more intimate and invite you to just chill and watch an open-air movie or listen to live music by the lake or a historical house.

Top 5 Movies Filmed in Mississauga

Mississauga is a popular destination for movie crews from around the world. The quaint neighbourhoods and upbeat downtown core provide a backdrop that we can be proud of for any movie.

A Look Back at Square One 40 Years Ago

Square One Shopping Centre in Mississauga is turning 40 years old and is expanding once again. Let’s look back though these incredible images of Square One when it was first built way back in 1973.

What the City Centre was suppose to look like

insauga.com got a hold of the Strategic Plans for Mississauga and City Centre area, dated 1975.

The series of documents outlines the state of Mississauga in 1975 including how they planned to develop Mississauga into the future which would be our present day.

Top 5 Things Mississauga Wish It Had

Mississauga is an incredible city but we can always improve. Here are the top 5 things if we had would really take our city to next level: 

5 Great Summer Parks in Mississauga

The birds are chirping, the sun is shining…can you feel it? Summer might actually be on its way (though, with the bitter cold Mother Nature teased us with last week, maybe I won’t hold my breath)! Regardless, you should get out. With winter finally over, Mississauga is in full bloom and if you take a closer look at some of the city’s parks, you’ll see why.

Top 5 Dating Ideas on a Budget in Mississauga

If you’ve been in a relationship for a while, dinner and movies become stock date night ideas.  Although delicious and entertaining, they do not have the ring of an exciting new adventure to conquer together. 

Top 5 Bike Shops in Mississauga

Skiis and Biikes
Skiis and Biikes is just that, a ski and bike shop! With many locations across Canada, their mantra is “service, service, service.” Along with the bikes and skis, they also sell footwear and clothing as well as offering a service for your skis or snowboards.

Blind Dinner Dates - Episode #1

insauga.com and VCMInteractive.com have created new web series called Blind Dinner Dates! In this new and exciting series, people seeking love and a good meal are set up on blind dinner dates at local restaurants.

The couple will get to know each other over a Blind Dinner Date menu that will be specially prepared by the restaurants executive chef.

insauga cameras will catch the chef prepping the meal for the blind daters and viewers will get to watch a first (and maybe last!) date go down.

Mississauga's Best Hot Dog Stands

Over my many years of food research, I have never met more interesting people than the ones behind the hot dog stand. Some of these people have been doing it for generations and have seen Mississauga change from endless cornfields to what it is today.

Top 5 Korean Restaurants in Mississauga

If you have never had Korean food, you don’t know what you’re missing. It’s one of the most flavourful cuisines around and we have some excellent Korean joints right here in Mississauga.

Mississauga's Top 5 Pizza Places

Mississauga is becoming a great home for good pizza. I have searched high and low in the city to help you satisfy your pizza craving no matter what style of pizza you want and here is my list of the top five pizza places: 

Burger’s Priest Opening in Mississauga

The gates of heaven open and you can hear the angels sing in Mississauga….aaaaaaaaaaahhh. 

And there is divine reason for it — Mississauga will be blessed with the acclaimed Burger’s Priest

Top 5 Poutine in Mississauga

There is really nothing more flavourful than a creative and well-made poutine. Unfortunately, there aren’t any poutine-only joints in Mississauga. That said, we do have our fair share of good poutine. Here are the top five poutines in Mississauga:

Mississauga's Top 5 Patios for the Summer

It’s that time of year again in Mississauga (and it was a long time coming!). The streets become just a little bit smaller as restaurants and pubs open up their patios to people looking for the perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing beverage.

Top 5 Roti Shops in Mississauga

When you are hungry there is nothing better than a good roti and Mississauga has some good selections. Here are the top 5 places to get your roti fix in Mississauga:

 

DJ Spotlight: DJ D-Smooth

Editor’s note: Big congrats to D-Smooth for winning the Red Bull Thre3style DJ competition this past weekend on July 12, 2014. Now he’s off to Vancouver for the National Finals!

The Best Open Mics in Mississauga

So, you want to hone your skills, get over your fears or just try out new material? There is no better place to do that in Mississauga than an Open Mic.

music insauga: Kyle Fraser

For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 140 characters:

A synergy of acoustic finesse and bold percussion embraces the parallels we deal with in life. Up and down. Left and right.

music insauga: Devaney

For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 140 characters:

Smooth R&B with a touch of jazz and old school hip hop. A charismatic mixture of vibrant synths, wicked bass and addictive melodic riffs.