She & Her - Women in Leadership Symposium

Two of Sudbury’s leading females want to help you celebrate International Women’s Day at She & Her – Women in Leadership Symposium. This is the first year the event is taking place and they already have an amazing group of ladies lined up for their panel and key note. We spoke with the organizers to find out more about the event. What is She & Her?  She&Her – Women in Leadership Symposium is a celebration in honour of International Women’s Day (March 8th)! She&Her is an evening of thought-provoking, inspiring and empowering conversation with a few of Sudbury’s leading......

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BOOK TALK WITH GSPL: JENNIFER MCGILLIVRAY

Jennifer McGillivray is the Executive Director of the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra and she sat down with me at the South End Library to talk about her lifelong love affair with books. As someone who has read Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl some 300 odd times but who doesn’t feel compelled to finish a book she doesn’t like, Jenn has read quite a few tales in her time. We were happy she decided to share a few favourites from her book list with us. The Greater Sudbury Public Library has recently launched another season of programs and......

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Alchemy North: Why we think you need to try out these products

Our three co-founders received the greatest package from Alchemy North for Christmas and we were all excited to try everything out. We spent the last few weeks using some really amazing new products and today we’re sharing our review of the 8 we loved. If you want to find out more about Alchemy North you can read our interview with Melodie here. Jessica’s Favourites: I have hormonal acne prone combination skin so when I say I’ve tried a lot of different skin products over the years I really mean it. I’ve settled into my tried and true favourites after......

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Shop Local: Alchemy North

We are lucky to live in a city filled with so many talented makers! I love being able to talk to these makers and find out more about their process and what got them started. Our Shop Local series is one of our most popular and we have quite a few coming in 2018. Today we’re talking with Alchemy North abut what got them started and what we can expect in the future. We first heard of Alchemy North at one of the Makers North markets and I was instantly drawn to their beautiful display and branding. Owners Melodie and......

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Top 5 most Instagrammable food in Sudbury

These top 5 articles have quickly become some of my favourites to put together because I’m pretty obsessed with searching through Instagram and seeing all of your great photos of local places, people and things (and food). We all love to eat and most of us love to Instagram our food so today we are sharing our top 5 picks for the most Instagrammable food in Sudbury. Flurples birthday cake sundae I know ice cream isn’t ‘in season’ but we are wishing for warmer weather so we’re starting our list off with Flurples birthday cake sundae. Because it’s so......

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Heart of Ruth Mission: 5th Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Heart of Ruth Mission is hosting our 5th Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on January 13th, 2018 in Sudbury and this year will be bigger and better than ever! The night starts at 4pm at 430 Westmount Ave (in the Westmount Plaza) under the Christian Horizons sign. Live entertainment will begin at 5pm Brooke Bruce feat. Mike Mascioli!! Tickets are $10 and includes  a plate full of spaghetti, slice of garlic bread, caesar salad, a drink and an entrance to the door prize. This dinner is a drop in setting, welcoming guests anytime between 4-8pm. As always, they will have a variety of sauces......

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How To Stay Safe On The Road This Winter

For some students, driving is second-nature and they don’t think about much when they’re behind the wheel apart from getting to their destination. But when you’re on a solo trip or going for a long drive in winter, it’s important to take certain safety measures to ensure that you don’t get injured while you’re on the road. According to statistics, road crashes accounted for 35% of all deaths among 15 to 19-year-olds and 30% of deaths among those ages 20 to 24 in Canada. Learning to drive safely, being well prepared, and anticipating certain scenarios can mean the difference between life and death......

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Dinner and a show with Theatre Cambrian

We all love going out for dinner and a good show so why not mix the two and check out Theatre’ Cambrian’s dinner theatre production this month? “Having a Wonderful Time, Wish You Were Her” runs January 12-13 and 19-20. Doors open at 6pm with dinner served at 6:30pm. This wild bedroom farce involves infidelity, double standards, midnight rendezvous and a hungry bear. Danny and Kathy halt their night of sultry passion when Kathy reveals she is dating another man. Paul and Jennifer play a mad slapstick scene of frustration because she is reluctant to cheat on her husband.......

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Finding The Cutting Edge In Video Game Design

The video game industry is blowing up, year after year, with triple A titles becoming hot property for gamers all over the world and of special interest to kids around this time of year. With such a demand for innovative games, produced at a breakneck speed, the market is becoming saturated with designers.  If you’re an avid gamer looking to get into the industry, or perhaps a programmer or creative person looking to find their niche, it can seem daunting. Perhaps you’re even someone looking towards New Years resolutions to help you get over a hurdle and into the industry of your......

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CRATER CONVERSATIONS EP 8: CHRISTMAS EDITION

Welcome to another edition of Crater Conversations, our new weekly show live on CKLU Sunday nights at 10PM! So, what exactly is the show all about? Join your host Crater co-founder Jess each week as we sit down with a local guest, we’ll talk about their projects, their passions, and the things they love about our little rock town! We’ll be sitting down with performers, entrepreneurs, community leaders – really anyone with a story. Personal anecdotes, first inspirations, childhood follies, who knows where this will take us but we can’t wait to find out!  Can’t catch the show on......

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