Co-written by Keila Macpherson Just recently, “Drawing the Line” returned for its second moment. The atmosphere was entertaining and the air thick with cause – a cause to make Peterborough a safer place. The event created a safe space to discuss...
The SPARK Photo Festival is opening this week and will feature the artistic contributions of many Trent students through collaboration between the festival and the Trent Visual Arts Network (TVAN). This is the third year of the festival and...
On January 26th, Junction hosted the Trent Fashion Society’s Timeless Runway Show. It was a 19+ event, where local stores had an opportunity to display their products as attendees mingled. This was a show put on to encourage the...
You recently said “if one person is looking for a job in Peterborough that’s one person too many,” but the unemployment rate in Peterborough is the highest in the country, and it’s continued to rise since the recession, so...
As the weather gets colder many are preparing to spend the night in Confederation or Victoria Park, respectively. These parks are located in the heart of Peterborough’s downtown core and are both no more than a few blocks away...
When in Rome, do as the Romans do. So, when you go to a Wild Wing restaurant, it’s natural and appropriate to get your hands messy and order a whack of wings. This is exactly what I did in...
The simple idea behind a “basic income” is that no citizen should be allowed to fall below a certain standard of living which allows for a dignified existence. This is often proposed as a monthly government paycheque given to...
The Parkway is a divisive issue in Peterborough and draws on a long history of controversy. This long history can make it seem like the Parkway has been debated for nigh on 70 years but really, the issue has...
Take Back The Night. It is a movement that began in the early 1960s with protests in Belgium and England, led by women that felt unsafe walking alone at night as they became targets of sexual harassment and violence....
For two years now, the Olde Stone Brewery has held Travia night, a fun and interactive trivia night, every Sunday. Located in downtown Peterborough, this version of trivia uses a slideshow presentation that has embedded sound-bites and movie clips....