In honour of International Women’s Day, the March edition of the Peterborough Poetry Slam featured Mona Mousa, a spoken word poet and motivational speaker. Mousa has actively toured and taught in places such as the University of Hawaii, Yellowknife,...
If you’ve walked down George street recently, you may have noticed some strange happenings taking place in the windows at 388 George street. Since April 1, local writers have been seen in the windows, writing on display for all...
On Saturday March 30, the Trent Fashion Society hosted a charity runway gala at Market Hall. The night was in support of Youth Emergency Shelter (YES), an organization which works to reduce and prevent homelessness by providing shelter, education...
In 2006, Tokyo Police Club released their debut EP: A Lesson In Crime. The EP lasted just over 16 minutes, was released when the band members were all between 19 and 21 years old. The foursome began writing and...
The Trent International Students Association (TISA) hosted one of its biggest events of the year on March 16. This event was none other than the Cultural Outreach 2019: The Exchange. The event had two showtimes: from 2:00 p.m. to...
Karol Orzechowski doesn’t want to be famous. He describes himself as “a lifer” and the Peterborough arts scene as his workplace. This analogy isn’t inaccurate. Orzechowski — better known by his stage name Garbageface — was born in Poland...
On March 2, Sadleir House hosted a Levy Groups’ Workshop Day, where levy groups offered free workshops to all community members for a day of skill sharing and building. One of the workshops offered was "Disclosures & MENding: Working...
On March 23, the arrival of spring was celebrated in the music community with the Borderless Spring showcase. A couple of local bands, The Watched Pots and Shirazi, as well as a Toronto band, Pantayo, got together to put...
On Friday March 15, Sadleir House and the Trent University Music Society hosted a competition in which five bands played to win a $800 cash prize and a record deal worth $1500 at Okzygen Studios. Around 8:30 p.m., the...
On Friday March 18, 49 people were killed in a mass shooting at two mosques in the City of Christchurch, New Zealand. The 28-year-old shooter was charged with murder after shooting 42 people in Al-Noor Mosque, and then seven...