Current Issue
November 16, 2022

Published bimonthly since 1985, this glossy city magazine features the stories, accomplishments and passions of Kingstonians.

Look for your copy of the November issue of Profile Kingston now! Feature articles include: Kim Meathrel, written by Nancy Dorrance with photography by Bernard Clark; Gary Rasberry, written by Seth DuChene with photography by Bernard Clark; and Jill Glatt, written by Anne Ginn with photography by Kristen Ritchie. Cover photography by Bernard Clark.

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Profile 1

Kim Meathrel

By Nancy Dorrance

with photography by Bernard Clark

Kingston plastic surgeon Kim Meathrel is the first to admit she’s had “kind of a meandering path” in life. At last count, the owner of Bespoke Skin MD possessed five university degrees, ranging from medicine and law to bioethics and business. . .

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Profile 2

Gary Rasberry

By Seth DuChene

with photography by Bernard Clark

Perhaps it’s not at all surprising that Kingston musician and educator Gary Rasberry, the author of four books of poetry over the years, looks to a term coined by Canadian poet Al Purdy to best describe himself: a “designated oddball.” . . .

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Profile 3

Jill Glatt

By Anne Ginn

with photography by Kristen Ritchie

When Jill Glatt moved to Kingston from London, Ontario, five years ago, she knew she needed something different in her life. She chose this city based on its reputation — Queen’s University for its academic standing as she completed her teacher’s education . . .

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Inside Out

This regular column features a recap of City of Kingston news from around the horseshoe and details on pertinent municipal issues.

By Bill Hutchins

Quality of Life

Read about architectural historian and author, Jennifer McKendry’s favourite things.

Compiled by Bill Hutchins;
photography by Bernard Clark

Holiday Gift Guide

For great gift ideas for everyone on your holiday list, check out our annual Holiday Gift Guide.

Cover painting by local artist Grace George.

It’s your community — your neighbours and friends, your interests and ideas.

Six times yearly Profile Kingston puts the spotlight on the unsung heroes of our community, telling you how they do what they do… and why.

Every issue is packed with fascinating reading as our most skilled and knowledgeable citizens show you Kingston life through their eyes.

Summer in the City

Don’t miss our companion magazine, Summer in the City, published annually in May and July, featuring over 200 local and area cultural and recreational activities.

Kingston’s most comprehensive guide is designed to entertain your family and friends all summer long. Presented in a convenient, easy-to-read format, and available online, Summer in the City contains something for Kingstonians and vacationers of all ages.

Use the links to view a copy of our 2022 issues.

Summer in the City — your essential guide to beautiful, historic Kingston.

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