• Movies

    Ellis praises Breadwinner film

    Animated movie The Breadwinner – produced by Angelina Jolie’s production company Jolie Pas — received two thumbs up from Simcoe author Deborah Ellis.
  • Music

    Listening to R. Murray Schafer

    We experience the world through our five senses, but our senses were not created equal. Taste, touch and smell have their particular moments of significance but we have special schools ...
  • Music

    Acoustic duo to release first CD

    A unique acoustic duo is set to release its first CD on Saturday at the Polish Hall on Pearl Street. Caffrey will introduce its self-titled album that includes six original ...
  • Music

    McCartney shows why she's top vocalist

    When Carol McCartney chose the Jerome Kern-Johnny Mercer hit from 1942, I'm Old Fashioned, as her encore Monday evening at the Brantford Downtown Jazz concert at the Sanderson Centre, she ...
  • Music

    Concert fit for a queen

    The Queen was treated most royally Sunday afternoon at Brant Community Church in Brantford. The Grand River Chorus under Richard Cunningham combined with the Cambridge Symphony Orchestra under Sabatino Vacca ...
  • Music

    Music of U2 draws large crowd

    There was a palpable air of excitement at the Sanderson Centre on Friday night as a large audience, almost a full house, waited to hear the Brantford Symphony Orchestra perform ...