On Monday, January 11, 2016, close to 120 members of the Peterborough and surrounding community braved the snow and almost -20c weather to be part of an open conversation regarding the economic future of Peterborough-Kawartha, led by none other...
Lesley Parnell Lesley Parnell is the type of woman that, if you were to ask her age, she would spread a rumour about you serving frozen dinners to your family on Christmas. Her humblebrags about trips to the farmers market...
I am not ranting about the plethora of jobs in the environment, but the hypocrisy that surrounds it. All the jobs I have reviewed that are available in the environmental field require a 'valid driver's license' at least. Why...
Shad is a hip-hop artist hailing from London, Ontario. Born in Kenya, he is now a well-known, Juno award-winning Canadian musician. He is known for his socially conscious content, often depicting concerns regarding politics, history, and race. I got the...
On Saturday, November 14th, Masjid Al- Salaam was set ablaze in an act of terrorism. The day before, an attack on Paris shook the world and solidified our pre- conditioned idea of who a Terrorist is. It was an atmosphere...
I’m happy to announce the first in what I hope to be an annual visiting filmmaker series. Nationally and internationally successful director Bruce LaBruce will be in Peterborough on Feb. 25 and 26 for a film screening of his most...
The collective political conscience stirs as election time approaches for Canadians. As a hallmark of this opportunity to exercise our democratic rights, Prime Minister Stephen Harper dropped into Peterborough for a rally as part of his campaign, as well...
Things from Mom’s Basement is most likely the coolest store in Peterborough. The store is a haven for collectors, and a paradise for anyone looking for odd, cult, or nostalgic items. Located on Charlotte Street just a few doors...
While feature-length documentaries can pack a memorable punch, even the short films can leave you reeling. Both ends of the spectrum come with years worth hard work and research, but these short films are masterful in their lean editing...
  It’s the 13th anniversary of Peterborough Pride this year, and Arthur is in on the action! The first Peterborough Pride was held in 2003 after then-Mayor Sylvia Sutherland proclaimed September 16th official Pride Day. From the beginning, Pride in...