Author: Paige Petrovsky

Ecstasy Yoga: A Midsummer’s Dream Kick Off

Ecstasy Yoga: A Midsummer’s Dream Kick Off

Narula’s Banquet Hall was filled with people in glowing white clothes and neon body paint on Friday August 19th. Glow-in-the-dark Ecstasy yoga on Barton Street kicked off the Midsummer’s Dream Yoga fest last weekend, although it was only one of three activities that took place […]

Where to go: Art Crawl

Where to go: Art Crawl

Last month, the rain held off just long enough for people to enjoy another Art Crawl, the second Friday of the month on James Street North. Stores stay open later than usual, local artists showcase their work, music flows all throughout the street, and of […]

An Evening for Book Lovers

An Evening for Book Lovers

Familiar faces were seen on Friday, June 3 at An Evening for Book Lovers. Readers gathered at the Hamilton Public Library on York Street for a night of snacks, wine, and of course, reading. Upon entering the library, people were given a book-talk passport, which was […]

Democracy Coffee House

Democracy Coffee House

With the warm weather upon us, Democracy Coffee House on Locke Street begins to open its big garage door, intriguing new and regular customers to walk right in and take a seat. The open concept, books and chalkboards, and welcoming employees are just a few reasons why […]

gritLIT: All About Hamilton

gritLIT: All About Hamilton

It was just after 12:30 in the afternoon when people started piling into the Art Gallery of Hamilton, prepared for the first event of the ‘All About Hamilton’ portion of the annual gritLIT literary festival. All About Hamilton: Humour From the Hammer The first event […]

Interview with Plato’s Closet’s Kevin Wright

Interview with Plato’s Closet’s Kevin Wright

Plato’s Closet is a trendy store that sells and buys lightly used clothing and accessories. Originally based in the US, Plato’s Closet’s popularity in the city has been increasing over the past few years. I visited the store to talk to Kevin Wright about why […]