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Are you a fan of Star Trek or comic books? Would you fit right in on the TV show The Big Bang Theory?If so, you'll probably enjoy Sudbury Burlesque's latest show, Talk Nerdy To Me, which is inspired by nerd pop culture.The event, which includes dinner and a show, takes place at the Steelworkers Hall starting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12 and 13. Sexy burlesque attire and costu...

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Feb 09, 2016

What's on Where in Sudbury February 8-14

Jazz guitarist Adam Smale and the Laurentian Universtiy Jazz Combo led by Alan Walsh perform at Oscar's Grill Feb. 10. Supplied photo.

February 9BLIND DATE Sudbury Theatre Centre production by Rebecca Northan. Experience the exhilarati...

Feb 08, 2016

Sudbury Burlesque goes nerdy

Sudbury Burlesque presents its Talk Nerdy to Me show Feb. 12-13. Photo by Michael Kaiser.

Are you a fan of Star Trek or comic books? Would you fit right in on the TV show The Big Bang Theory...

Feb 07, 2016

Get your groove on with Tara Luz Danse

Check out a performance by Tara Luz Danse Feb. 28. Supplied photo.

The contemporary dance company Tara Luz Danse invites Sudburians of all ages to experience the excit...

Feb 07, 2016

90s prison stint inspired former Sudburian's new single

Former Sudburian Mark Stansfield recently recorded a new single of a song he wrote while in Millhaven in the 1990s. Supplied photo.

About two decades ago now, Mark Stansfield was arrested in a big drug bust in the Sudbury area, and ... Video:

Feb 05, 2016

From Sunnyvale to Sudbury - Trailer Park Boys hit Nickel City

Bubbles of the Trailer Park Boys on stage at the Sudbury Arena on Feb. 5. Photo: Matt Durnan

Ricky, Julian and Bubbles all took the stage at the Sudbury Arena Friday night.The trio from Sunnyva...

Feb 05, 2016

Picture our Lakes Contest accepting submissions

Andrea Larsen's photo of Black Lake was featured in the 2015 edition of the Picture Our Lakes Calendar. Supplied photo.

Artists on Elgin will be accepting submissions for the 2017 Picture Our Lakes Contest beginning Feb....

Feb 05, 2016

Pooch's passing inspires sci-fi author's latest 'tail'

Sudburian David Kelly's story “How Much Is That Doggy?” is inspired by his dog Kyla, who passed away four years ago. The story is included in an American anthology of short stories. Supplied photo.

Four years ago, David Kelly's beloved dog, Kyla, passed away. It was a rough time for Kelly and his ...

Feb 04, 2016

Unleash your innovation at Science North

Science North senior scientist Nancy Somers shows off one of the workstations at Science North’s new Imaginate exhibit, which opens at the science centre Feb. 6. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen.

Science North invites visitors to bring their creative ideas to life at the Imaginate exhibition, de...

Feb 04, 2016

Sudburian dreams of success in Nashville

Justin James Remeikis — whose stage name is Justin James — is trying to make the big time in Nashville. Supplied photo.

A little more than a year ago, Sudburian Justin James Remeikis quit his job as an RBC financial advi...

Feb 04, 2016

Feel the Force: fan film debuts tomorrow night

Local Star Wars fan film, Tremors of the Force, premieres at the SRO Nightclub tomorrow. File photo.

Local Star Wars fan film, Tremors of the Force, premieres at the SRO Nightclub tomorrow.Stunt perfor... Video:

Feb 04, 2016

$1M IMAX upgrade means more movies at Science North

IMAX chief quality officer David Keighley (left) and Science North CEO Guy Labine showed off the science centre's upgraded IMAX theatre Feb. 4. They're wearing the new IMAX 3D glasses. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen.

Those attending Science North's IMAX Theatre from now on will be part of a very select group.The the... Video:

Feb 04, 2016

Film event aims to smash stereotypes of seniors

The documentary Hip Hop-eration is being screened at St. Andrew's Place as part of an event put on by Sudbury Indie Cinema Co-op. Supplied photo.

Sudbury Indie Cinema Co-op has teamed up with two seniors' organizations — CARP National and Club 11... Video:

Feb 03, 2016

Love playing NHL 16? Check out this tourney

 A video game tournament devoted to the game NHL 16 takes place at Overtime Sports Bar Feb. 21. Supplied image.

Jarret Martin is a hockey star, but only when it comes to the series of NHL video games developed by...

Feb 03, 2016

Winter wonderland this weekend in Coniston

The snow has been falling in heaps this week, so you might as well get out there and enjoy it this weekend at Coniston Winterfest. File photo

The snow has been falling in heaps this week, so you might as well get out there and enjoy it this w...

Feb 03, 2016

Polish your funny bone, Sudbury, it's time for LOL

LOL Sudbury organizers Shawn McLaren (left) and Patrick O'Hearn are excited for the upcoming festival. Photo by Arron Pickard.

For Sudbury comedian Shawn McLaren, the Laugh Out Loud Sudbury Comedy Festival, which runs Feb. 4-8,...

Feb 03, 2016

Hard Rock Medical not 'dissing' Sudbury by leaving city

Sudbury actor Stéphane Paquette is back as medical student Charlie Rivière for the third season of Hard Rock Medical. Production of the show has been moved from Sudbury to North Bay. Supplied photo.

Even though "Hard Rock Medical" has decided to move production for its third season from Sudbury to ...

Feb 02, 2016

Celebrate Bob Marley's birthday Friday at Townehouse

The House of David Gang, seen here playing at the Northern Lights Festival Boreal, visits the Townehouse Feb. 5. Supplied photo.

It may be February in Sudbury, but if you're at the Townehouse this Friday evening, you might just t...

Feb 02, 2016

Hard Rock Medical moving to North Bay

The producers of the TV drama Hard Rock Medical, loosely based on the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, have moved the production to North Bay. Supplied photo.

Later this month, officials from the TV series Hard Rock Medical will be making the formal announcem...

Feb 02, 2016

The WOW list: What's on Where this week

Visitors are invited to check out the world’s most state-of-the-art advanced cinema technology at Science North's IMAX theatre Feb. 6. File photo.

February 2WHEN NATURE CALLS  - No, this is not an exhibit about bodily functions — it's a series of ...

Feb 02, 2016

Wiarton Willie predicts 6 more weeks of winter

Wiarton Willie has predicted six more weeks of winter on this Groundhog Day. Photo from Twitter.

Sorry folks — if Wiarton Willie is to be believed, we're in for some more wintry weather. That progn...

Feb 01, 2016

An evening of classical guitar at Cambrian

Acclaimed Dutch Classical Guitarist Robert Bekkers Robert Bekkers, will perform in concert at Cambrian College on Feb. 8. Supplied photo.

Acclaimed Dutch classical guitarist Robert Bekkers, will perform in concert at Cambrian College on ...

Feb 01, 2016

'Hilarious comedy' on tap for dinner theatre

Check out Funny Money at Theatre Cambrian for the next two weekends. Supplied image.

Funny Money, Theatre Cambrian’s next dinner theatre production, runs for the next two weekends.In th...

Feb 01, 2016

Airbandz raises $35,000 for NCF

The first annual Sudbury community Airbandz raised $35,000 for the Northern Cancer Foundation. Eight teams took the stage at Fraser Auditorium on Jan. 30 with the Weaver Simmons Wannabes winning the favour of the judges. Supplied photo.

There was big crimped hair, leg warmers and even blue eye shadow when it came time to take the stage...

Feb 01, 2016

Sudbury ranks third for per capita sex toy purchases

Sudbury ranked third on a list of per capita purchases from the sex toy website PinkCherry in 2015. File photo.

It appears Sudburians may like purchasing sex toys more than average Canadians.PinkCherry, Canada's ...

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