Top 5 Local Pasta Dishes
Eat Local |
February 15, 2017

Top 5 Local Pasta Dishes

Do you ever wonder where the best pasta dishes in the city are hiding? Great minds think alike! We’ve decided to venture out and see exactly what our beloved city has to offer when it comes to delicious, authentic pasta. We’ve uncovered five of the most loved and exceptionally tasty pasta dishes that Sudbury restaurants have whipped up for us. You don’t need to travel far for a taste of Little Italy, we have it all exposed here! Respect is Burning They’re back and better than ever! Having risen from the ashes, Respect is Burning supper club is full......

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A Day in the Life at Old Rock Roastery

A rustle of the keys as we open up the doors to heaven – at least that’s how it feels for individuals who are purely run by coffee.  Old Rock Roastery has been opened on Minto St. for just over ten years now and I can remember being called down to the dinner table to discuss the journey of Old Rock via slideshow presentation as if it were yesterday.  Oh hi there – I am Isabelle, daughter of the owners Luc and Carole Roy. A typical day in the life as the Master Roaster, Carole, involves starting up the......

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Crater Creatives: Neli Nenkova

Neli Nenkova has been globally recognized for her talent in fine arts, and she is also the artist behind the mural “Togetherness”, created for Up Here 2016! She is the recipient of many prestigious awards, achievements, and recognitions for her work, including the 50 Carelton Award for Logo Design and the Studio 123 Award for Northern Ontario. We couldn’t wait to lean more about Neli and her amazing career as a visual artist, and the advice she has for other aspiring creatives.    First off, we must say congratulations on receiving the 50 Carleton Award for Logo Design and......

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Weekly Roundup: February 13-19

Monday, February 13 Harry Potter Trivia Night at Taphouse – In honour of the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them at the Science North IMAX, we are bringing you a Potteriffic Trivia Night! You know the deal! 3 rounds of 15 questions, and one bonus question per round. Pages are marked a-la grade 5 math class by passing them to a friend.  7pm until ~9, teams of 2-8, –> Get there early seats fill up and we don’t take reservations!  $5 per person. Winner takes home bragging rights and some awesome prizes are given out throughout the game!......

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BECHDEL APPROVED FLICKS FOR YOUR GALENTINE’S DAY BINGE SESSION

Its that time of year again, where we’re suddenly inundated with romantic notions of grand gestures that never happen and the chocolate selection is suddenly off the chain. No matter what your current status might be we’ve got another way more exciting (and far less disappointing) holiday for you – Galentine’s Day! Because who never lets you down? Your gal pals! Meredith & Christina, Thelma & Louise, Betty & Veronica, Tina Fey & Amy Poehler – the history of lady best friends is well established and nothing to mess with. And while every day really should be Galentine’s Day......

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Have Fun in the Snow with Sudbury Ultimate’s Snowplate Tournament

On March 4-5, ultimate frisbee players are invited to run, jump and dive on the snowy fields at Terry Fox Sports Complex for the 19th annual Snowplate tournament – hosted by Sudbury Ultimate Club. The tournament was first played on Ramsey Lake in 1998 and was organized by Erin Simmons and Serge Gosselin, two Sudburians who got hooked on Ultimate while attending university in British Columbia. Since then, the annual event has moved around to different locations including Lily Creek and Minnow Lake. Léa Kurkimaki, President of Sudbury Ultimate Club, said the purpose for the tournament has always been......

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SHOP LOCAL: COSMIC DAVE’S VINYL EMPORIUM

There is nothing better than the rustic sound of your favourite album at the drop of a needle.  From the Foo Fighters to Bahamas, Cosmic Dave’s Vinyl Emporium is sure to have something musical that tickles your fancy!  We’ve got the inside scoop on the ins and outs of what it takes to own a record business with the one and only, Mark Browning.  Whether you want to browse the wide array of records, purchase a turntable or put in a special request –this vinyl emporium is more like a vinyl haven! Vinyl is going to be just fine.......

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Top 5 Local Trails You Need to Check Out This Winter

Hillfield Trail   I instantly fell in love with the Hillfield Trail in Lively last winter when I joined some of my friends to go snowshoeing. This trail is my absolute favourite and I was almost hesitant to share it with all of you in case it becomes over populated! But they say happiness is only real when shared…   If you’re looking to go on a scenic walk, this would be your trail. The hilly terrain will take you through the forest, up and down stairs and over many bridges. It’s only about 2km in length and will lead......

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Top Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Sudbury

Apparently this year at Our Crater, I have taken on the role of cupid. The Love Guru. The “all things Valentine’s Day” expert. There are often misconceptions about nightlife options in Sudbury, especially when deciding where to go for a romantic evening. Try taking that confusion and add to it the stress of wanting a perfect Valentine’s Day outing. Fret no more, here’s a list of hot Sudbury picks to make the best Valentine’s Day impact (get it, Our Crater): Bowling Most of us are definitely not professional bowlers, we go bowling to have fun with friends. Joke around......

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ARE YOU READY TO GET FUNKED?
Events |
February 06, 2017

ARE YOU READY TO GET FUNKED?

The folks of Sudbury Burlesque are at it again! They’re here to steam up your Valentine’s day with all the sultry moves and teasing vixens you can handle! The troupe has found a new home at the Grand after the massive success of their Monster’s Ball this fall, adding more elevated staging this time around so you won’t miss a beat. This time around burlesque is taking  you back in time to the days of funk, soul and disco with Funk Me Sideways,  February 10th and 11th at the Grand!  The doors to your funkadelic fantasy open at 7pm......

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