The Baitul Islam of Peace Village

These photos have been published elsewhere this website, which runs contrary to the point of having this photography section. But, I decided to post them again because apart from being aesthetically pleasing, they also have a funny story behind them. I wrote a piece about Peace Village in Maple for the magazine Vaughan Today, which you can find … [Read more...]

Order Of Ontario Recipient ‘Humbled’ By Honour

This story originally appeared in the Vaughan Citizen. When Naseem Mahdi first got a call telling him that he had been inducted into the Order of Ontario, he was surprised. But it wasn't until he realized the scope of the designation that he felt humbled. "I had no clue, I didn't know this was happening," he said. "My immediate … [Read more...]