11 Reasons hockey is best

11 Reasons hockey is best

Of course, we all know that hockey really is the best. With NHL pre-season launching this weekend, here's 11 reminders why.

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Take back the night

London's 2014 Take Back the Night march launched from Victoria Park Thursday (Sept. 18).

London Take Back the Night march an all-ages event

At 22, Nicole Monaghan already sees violence against women pervading society.

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Culture Days/Doors Open

Chris Snedden, of the London Potters Guild, shares his technique with (from left) Dhira Shosh, Sandra Paterson and Holly Painter. The London Clay Art Centre will be hosting London Poetry slam during Doors Open London and London Culture Days, which takes place Sept 27-28 at 50 locations across the city.

Opening doors to London’s heritage, cultural diversity

On the surface, pottery and poetry might not seem like they have much in common, but during the upcoming Culture Days/Doors Open event, they...

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London police HQ

'Lean' London police budget asks for 0.7%

'Lean' London police budget asks for 0.7%

London police will submit a “very lean” maintenance budget with the first increase under one percent in recent memory if not ever for 2015.

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Standing up for those in need

Flanked by members of the LPS Emergency Response Team, United Way CEO Andrew Lockie, 3M Canada Director Marketing and Sales, Erin Craven-Patrick and 2014 Campaign Chair, LPS Chief Brad Duncan unveil this year's United Way fundraising campaign goal at the annual Harvest Lunch held on Wednesday (Sept. 17) at Budweiser Gardens.

United Way announces $9 million campaign goal

As manufacturing jobs and corporate entities continue to leave the Forest City one could be forgiven for thinking raising money to support...

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Roger Caranci

Caranci ‘not afraid to say no’ to police, fire

Caranci ‘not afraid to say no’ to police, fire

Roger Caranci said Wednesday (Sept. 17) as mayor he could plug holes and cut red tape at city hall with pure leadership.

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Ward 5 debate

A too-small venue at St. Jude Church left about 25 of the more than 100 people who attended the Ward 5 debate Wednesday (Sept. 17) out in the hallway straining to hear.

Dozens pack St. Jude for Ward 5 debate

The organizers of Wednesday’s debate painfully underestimated the interest in the race to replace Joni Baechler in Ward 5.

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Unity in Ward 7

Ward 7 candidates (from left) Osam Ali, Josh Morgan, Donna Szpakowski and Michael Esposito came together at Medway Community Centre on Wednesday (Sept. 17) to debate the issues. The fifth candidate in the ward, Matthew Kennedy, was unable to attend.

Ward 7 candidates unite against vandalism, ignorance

Candidates running for election in Ward 7 have differing opinions (sometimes narrowly so) on many issues of interest to voters in London’s...

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News From Beyond London


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Man charged in stabbing at Carleton U

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Charges laid after men robbed, beaten, shot

Several facing charges after police say two men robbed, beaten, shot in Toronto



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Florida sheriff: Grandfather shoots, kills 6 grandchildren, his daughter and himself


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