11.8 C
London, Canada
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Get ready for FUSE AID - a one-day fundraising extravaganza for LondonFuse The night will feature a lineup of local musicians, artists and personalities who are all lending their talents to our cause Friday, March 8. The day will consist of two portions - we will be live-streaming segments from Fuse HQ beginning at 2 p.m., leading up to the...
Forgive my butler's drawing, but we've run out of sharpened quills and have to resort to (shudder) ball point pens.
The year is 2020 and if you're reading this, at least the proletariat haven't stolen the post box yet. Back in the good old days, 2019, the London Transit Commission put a bus stop in Old North. Myself and some like-minded old-stock North Londoners took to City Hall to voice our concerns about what this would do to the neighbourhood. Nobody...
Pour Over London 3 Nicki Borland
This February, Pour Over London, London. London, ON is a city rich in history and there’s a new project that aims to bring the community closer to it. This February (and particularly for Canada’s Heritage Week February 18-24), check out Pour Over London, a pilot project from London Heritage Council and LondonFuse, in collaboration with Edgar & Joe’s Café and...
What's the best way to get around London? A couple friends and I have relatively the same commute, living and working within a kilometre of each other and got to talking about which of us has the best commute. Each of us is using a different mode of transportation to get around town - thus the commuter challenge was formed! I...
Artist Michelle Angela Jenkins.
During an unusually mild December in London, Ontario, I had the privilege of sitting with London-born artist Michelle Angela Jenkins. Sitting cozy adjacent from each other while Christmas music blared on in the background, Michelle gave me a little insight into her world as an artist. I met Michelle just a few months earlier and, learning that she was...
Move over, Anne Murray - Bryan Adams is Canada's true songbird. Thursday, January 31 was a bitterly cold night in the Forest City, but that did not stop hundreds of fans of all ages from heading out to Budweiser Gardens to see the legendary Bryan Adams. It was the artist's second-to-last stop on the Canadian leg of his Shine A...
Red lanterns decorations on the tree in my hometown in Southern China
Chinese New Year is upon us, and as a Chinese temporary resident in Canada, I'd like to share some stories and traditions as we enter the Year of the Pig. First off, the naming issue - Chinese New Year is also called Spring Festival or Lunar New Year, because most of the time Chinese New Year’s Day is the closest...
The Interrogation Of Baruch De Spinoza - (promotional photo)
Presented by Western University’s Arts and Humanities Students’ Council and directed by Julia Sebastien, David Ives’ emotional and thought provoking drama The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza is on stage at TAP Center for Creativity on Dundas. Author David Ives originally published this acclaimed play in 2009 under the full title New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at...
For decades, humanity has had a fascination with the concept of virtual reality. There has always been a special place in the heart of every escapist for VR technology. Pop culture has its own infatuation with virtual reality, whether it's Ready Player One or Sword Art Online. Despite the concept of VR being pretty old at this point, it’s only in...
Some hot laughs are coming to a very frosty London this winter. At a point in time, where London comedy is looking into its future, I’d like to point out that there’s at least 10 events that might make you laugh this winter. 10 - Western Comedy Sketch Show March 22 & 23, Western Campus (Check Western Comedy Club’s FB Page For...