Coming home from school one summer, Frank Ferragine realized something very simple yet extraordinarily important about himself. For years, he had his sights firmly planted on becoming a lawyer with dreams of judicial grandeur dancing through his mind. He fast-tracked through university to speed up the process while also gaining acceptance to Osgoode Hall Law School at York University. But something was amiss. Something just didn’t feel right.
Ferragine took the year off to help his parents open their new garden centre in Barrie, Ont., – his hands in the dirt and the fragrance of fresh foliage wafting through his nose. It was during those days that he came to a blunt and obvious conclusion: “I really don’t like paperwork.” In that single moment of existential epiphany, Ferragine’s true passion began to actualize and low-and-behold, his true calling was budding right before his eyes: gardening. Read more
Over 400 guests were in attendance at the Primavera Convention Centre for the Andrew Mizzoni Cancer Research Fund for SickKids October 17th, 2008. Host of BT Television Kevin Frankish Read more
Dina Pugliese from Breakfast Television, and Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti helped the Villa Mediterraneo Association this past May with the Spring into Fashion Show. The non-profit charitable organization was enjoyed by over 400 guests, and was held at Le Parc Conference Centre Read more