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Canadians going 'cashless'

According to the RBC poll, 52 percent of Canadians with a bank account say they carry less cash today than they did two years ago.

Rainbow Country cast reuniting

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN Fans of classic Canadian television can meet some of their favourite stars Aug. 11-13 at the Adventures in Rainbow Country Cast and Crew Reunion in Whitefish Falls.

Drive-ins popular

Drive-in theatres are enjoying a renaissance with young people and families following eight consecutive years of decline, according to new data from Statistics Canada. Attendance at drive-in theatres grew more than 20 percent during 2004/2005.
Sweet taste of success

Sweet taste of success

by Marg Seregelyi Producing honey is a buzzing business for Wayne Tonelli. "Anyone can become a beekeeper," says Tonelli, who is in his fourth year of production after deciding to start a beekeeping business as a hobby.
Questions for composer Robert Lemay

Questions for composer Robert Lemay

Laurentian University music professor Robert Lemay is an award-winning composer. He is a semifinalist in the First Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra Composition Competition to be held in Japan Aug. 21.

Good but not Great

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN Mary Germond has lived in Sudbury for 50 years, but she's never visited Science North or seen the Inco Superstack. That's because she's from Sudbury, Vermont, a small, rural town of about 600 people.

Capreol Days take place this weekend

Greater Sudbury, city of festivals, has yet another community celebration this long weekend.
Keeping eye on Cinefest 2006

Keeping eye on Cinefest 2006

Petryna Advertising of Sudbury is the agency of record for the 18th annual Cinéfest film festival, which will take place from Sept. 16 to 24.  This year's poster image is a gigantic eye.
Cinefest to feature film shot in Wawa

Cinefest to feature film shot in Wawa

BY VICKI GILHULA This year's Cinéfest Sudbury will present films with exotic locations like Lebanon and Spain, and some not so exotic places such as Wawa, North Bay and New Jersey.
Tasty fruit good for body and soul

Tasty fruit good for body and soul

Raspberries are as tasty as they are good for you. Raspberries are a source of Vitamin C, Vitamin A and fibre. The ancient Greeks were the first people to cultivate raspberries.