Julia Roberts on ‘Ben is Back’ and the ‘insidious’ opioid crisis it depicts

TORONTO — When Julia Roberts arrived at the recent Toronto International Film Festival with a drama about drug addiction, rapper Mac Miller had just...

PETA threatens to sue City of Toronto and Astral Media over Canada Goose ads

TORONTO — The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is threatening to sue the City of Toronto and Astral Media for removing anti-Canada...

Holiday Video Postcard. Share your message far and wide.

Pass along your well wishes this holiday season with a video message. If a picture is worth a thousand words, imagine the impact a heart...

Douglas Rain’s HAL in ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ influenced AI image in pop-culture

TORONTO — As the measured, eerie voice of sentient computer HAL 9000 in Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey," Douglas Rain helped set the...

Author Paula Dunning sharing workshop on Writing a Memoir

Find the universal themes in your stories. Author Paula Dunning will take participants through the literary process of sharing your own life stories. Support yourself...

CBC boss Heather Conway to leave public broadcaster for ‘other opportunities’

TORONTO — The woman in charge of CBC's English-language TV, radio, and online services is leaving the public broadcaster. Heather Conway says she will "pursue...

William Shatner’s on a musical mission, despite not being able to really sing

TORONTO — When it comes to talking about his new album, William Shatner is like a kid on Christmas morning. "I'm scared, I'm frightened, by...

‘The Hockey Song’ will be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

TORONTO — Stompin' Tom's iconic sports anthem "The Hockey Song" is being immortalized in the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame. The catchy ditty celebrating "the good ol' hockey game"...

Rocky Ridge Hallowe’en Haunt – A St. Joseph Island original this Friday & Saturday...

The Rocky Ridge Hallowe'en Haunt, a St. Joseph Island original has become a much-anticipated October event inspired by Barry and Beverly Lyons. Located on...
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Sharing the gift of storytelling with St. Joseph Island author Mike Seymour

St. Joseph Island Author Mike Seymour has written a wonderful collection of short stories in his book Island Passages, The Maple Hill and other...