Have You Joined the LOCAL Movement?

An Opinion Piece by Teresa Rutten We are in changing times. No longer can we expect inexpensive & easily accessible energy sources. This is why supporting LOCAL is incredibly important. We are witnessing conflict across & between nations competing for non-renewable resources. As well as the avoidable consequences in polluting our air, land & waterways […]

The Buy Nothing Project

[This update is a guest post by Laura Michailidis.] Have you heard of it? The Buy Nothing Project is a worldwide network of hyper-local gift economies based on the founding principle of “Give Where You Live”. It started with just one group in Bainbridge, Washington and has quickly grown to a worldwide social movement with […]

Today in Soho!

Between Noon and 3 PM today, 90 volunteer students from Western University will create a ‘neighbourhood-sized’ chalk art installation in our community, using the sidewalks of Soho as a canvas to share centuries of inspirational thoughts and quotes. Look for your favourite quote! Or maybe find a new one? This fun, community project is a […]