Winter is wearing on, friends, and sadly, I am fresh out of ideas for fun stuff to do. Sometimes by this time of year, I can run around splashing in puddles and making a fool of myself. NOT SO, March...
Telecare Peterborough is a local, anonymous hotline where trained volunteers provide non-judgmental telephone support and resources 24/7. Telecare receives calls from people of all ages, experiencing a variety of issues including relationships, jobs and finances, grief and loss, loneliness, stress,...
The Print version of this article was edited slightly for space reasons. The interview below was not in the print version, but was edited into an article format. It will appear separately in Issue 22. The Society of Composers, Authors...
Photos by Andrew Tan. Have you heard of Peterborough’s care meters? There are three dotted around the downtown core, looking like regular parking meters, but with a sign that suggests you give change to the meter instead of panhandlers, which...
With just over 24 hours notice, OPIRG-Peterborough organized an emergency “Stop Line Nine” protest in light of the National Energy Board’s approval of Enbridge’s Line pipeline. Over 50 people showed up to Confederation Park, across from city hall, to protest...
Imagine waking up one morning and feeling like your life is not your own. Confusion, embarrassment, sadness and worst of all the isolation. Your mind ravaged and reduced to a former shell of itself by a merciless disease. Loved...
Last Monday, Jan. 20, many people came out despite the cold to hear the Community Race Relations Committee’s event “Undoing Border Imperialism, Reclaiming Citizenship,” featuring Deepan Budlakoti, Harshia Walia, and Vanessa Gray on acts of environmental and cultural violence...
CBC radio host Shelagh Rogers will visit Trent as the Jack Matthews fellow from Jan. 27 to Feb. 2. Rogers will be delivering a number of talks and presentations at Trent University, Lakefield College, and The Canoe Museum in...
On Jan. 20, the Peterborough and Trent communities and the Community and Race Relations Committee (CRRC) met for the CRRC’s AGM. “As a board, we continue to focus on internal capacity building, particularly in the areas of recruitment and board...
Sexy Baby - Directed by Jill Bauer and Ronna Gradus This was very much a “documentary about sexiness and the cyber age.” There were three main subjects in the film: a 13-year-old girl, a 22-year-old who undergoes labiaplasty, and a...