I can remember my very first alchemical experience being with food. Specifically the day it dawned on me that growing from seed and harvesting and cooking it had layers of transmutation I never thought of. From using chemical leavening agents...
Armed with digital cameras, sound recorders, and trusted energy workers, local paranormal investigator Cameron Bagg and Arthur investigated the extra dimensional activity going on at Port Hope’s Phantom Farm on Halloween night. After previously investigating the Phantom Farm for an...
Lauren James is busy completing her final semester at Trent, but that hasn’t stopped her from becoming involved. On November 15, Lauren will be mailing a box full of knitted and miscellaneous goods to be dispersed among the Northern...
In a world where distances are shorter than ever, new technologies enable instant communication across the globe. People are exposed to different ways of thinking and love has, in many ways, become more internationalized than ever before. Some would argue...
“I consider myself to be a blue collar worker. I work and I sweat seven days a week.” Lisa Dixon, owner of Black Honey, celebrated the business' seventh year anniversary last week by giving away free coffee all day. Dixon...
Bringing women together is a common theme for Maryam Monsef. Monsef is an immigrant from Afghanistan and has lived in Peterborough for 16 years. Being an immigrant provided an opportunity for her to reach out and unite with other women....
Information Technology (IT) is a traditionally male-dominated field. The stereotypical programmer is usually a twenty-something male who stays up late into the night computing in a room illuminated only by cathode rays and the florescence of Mountain Dew. Such...
What groups are you currently involved in?  Well, right now, unfortunately, TCSA is almost exclusively my life. This job is very demanding, but previously I’ve worked with things like Transmission, which is a trans organizing committee in Peterborough, the Centre...

Haunted Histories

Happy Halloween kids!  Maybe by the time we reach university one is too mature for bobbing for apples and dressing up like spiderman (yeah right), but no one is ever too old for a ghost story? Right? Arthur got a chance...
Marilyn Monroe once said, “All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren’t.” While spoken with virtuous intent, this quotation no less begs the question: what defines pretty? Furthermore, who is in charge of deciding...