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Having a successful Downtown Sudbury Ribfest experience is all about strategy. Get the most out of your Ribfest experience with NorthernLife.ca's handy survival guide.Thanks to our meat-loving videographer Patrick Demers, NorthernLife.ca has compiled a list of tips to help navigate the Ribfest craziness and come out with a smile and full belly.Plus, there's some fanta...

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Sep 03, 2015

Fore-th annual Food Bank golf tourney next weekend

The Sudbury Food Bank will host their fourth annual golf tournament fundraiser next weekend at Timberwolf Golf Course. Supplied photo.

The Sudbury Food Bank will host their fourth annual golf tournament fundraiser next weekend at Timbe...

Sep 03, 2015

Adam Crossley wraps up Vale Summer Concert Series

Adam Crossley will wrap up the Vale Summer Concert series on Sept. 16 at the Grace Hartman Amphitheatre. Photo from adamcrossleymusic.com.

The Vale Summer Concert Series wraps up on Sept. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Grace Hartman Amphitheatre in B... Video:

Sep 03, 2015

Thorneloe Theatre promises thrilling 2015-16 lineup

Jenny Hazelton's original play, The Dead Mess, will be staged by Thorneloe Theatre Arts and the Cambrian College Technical Theatre Production Program this year. Supplied photo.

Thorneloe Theatre Arts and the Cambrian College Technical Theatre Production Program have released t...

Sep 03, 2015

Help Myths and Mirrors create a mural on Kathleen

Community members are invited to work on a new Myths and Mirrors mural on Kathleen Street. Supplied photo.

Myths and Mirrors is working on a new mural on Kathleen Street, and the arts organization needs your...

Sep 03, 2015

Elvis and country fans invited to help food bank

Elvis tribute artist Pete Storm will perform in Sudbury later this month. He's also a Johnny Cash tribute artist, and is also bringing that act to town. Supplied photo.

Are you an Elvis Presley or country music fan? Would you like to support the Sudbury Food Bank?If so...

Sep 03, 2015

Video: 6 ways to embarrass your kids at school

Check out Northern Life's funny video for tips on how to embarrass your child this school year. Screen capture.

As a parent, embarrassing our children isn't a privilege - it's a right!Check out our humorous video... Video:

Sep 02, 2015

Video: Here's your Ribfest survival guide

Having a successful Ribfest experience is all about strategy. Get the most out of your Ribfest experience with NorthernLife.ca's handy survival guide. File photo.

Having a successful Downtown Sudbury Ribfest experience is all about strategy. Get the most out of y... Video:

Sep 02, 2015

Juno-winning talent abounds at Jazz Sudbury 2015

Alex Cuba is one of the headliners at the seventh annual Jazz Sudbury Festival, which takes place Sept. 9-13. Supplied photo.

When it came to recruiting performers for the seventh annual Jazz Sudbury Festival, the event's arti...

Sep 02, 2015

Wear your hockey jersey to Movie Night Under the Stars

 The film Skating to New York will be screened during the next Movie Night Under the Stars event Sept. 4. Supplied photo.

While the Movie Night Under the Stars series has typically featured 1980s and 1990s blockbuster feat...

Sep 01, 2015

Café-Heritage Festival ramping up for fourth year

Yvan Dalcourt played the starring role of Louis Riel in the production of Kanata 1534, performed at the Café-Heritage Festival in the inaugural year at Whitewater Park in Azilda. File photo.

The Café-Heritage Festival held their kick off rally on Sept. 1 at Forest Ridge Golf & Country Club....

Sep 01, 2015

Comedy show kicks off 2015-16 STC season

Starring Sudbury’s own Sandra Battaglini (left) and actor/comedian Phil Luzi, will hit the stage at STC for The Sal & Sandy Show on Sept. 18. Supplied photo.

The Sudbury Theatre Centre will present The Sal & Sandy Show, a one-night-only comedy special, on Se...

Sep 01, 2015

A published author at 17: Electra says 'You can do it'

Bitter Silence is a young adult novel published by a 17-year-old local author who goes by the pen name Electra Bowes. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen.

Thanks to her participation in an school club last year, a 17-year-old Lockerby Composite School gra...

Aug 31, 2015

The early bird gets the tickets

Today is the last day to grab early bird tickets for Jazz Sudbury Festival. Visit: www.jazzsubury.ca to get your. Supplied photo.

Jazz Sudbury’s seventh annual festival is just around the corner, and the time to buy tickets is now...

Aug 31, 2015

Remember the Labour Day parade? It's back this year

About 10,000 people attended the Labour Day festival organized by the city's labour community last year. This year, more traditional aspects of the holiday have been brought back, including the Labour Day parade. File photo.

Greater Sudbury's labour community traditionally celebrated Labour Day with a parade in downtown Sud...

Aug 30, 2015

New Music Fest takes over Bell Park (15 photos)

Big Wreck closed out New Music Fest on Aug. 29 at Grace Hartman Amphitheatre. Photo by: Matt Durnan.

Bell Park was alive and rocking this weekend as Budweiser New Music Fest made a stop in Sudbury for ...

Aug 29, 2015

Dramedy set in Manitoba will be screened at Cinéfest Sudbury

Joey King and Jonas Chernick star in a Borealis, which will be screened during Cinéfest Sudbury on Sept. 20. Photo: www.gat.ca

Borealis, Sean Garrity’s Manitoba-set, comedic-drama road trip movie starring veteran comic actor Ke...

Aug 29, 2015

Mascot mania at New Sudbury Days (7 photos)

Mascots line up to greet their fans at the first ever Sudbury mascot beauty contest. Photo by: Matt Durnan.

A large crowd gathered at the New Sudbury Centre parking lot on Aug. 29 for Sudbury's first ever mas...

Aug 28, 2015

Video: Check out our list of the best back-to-school flicks

Back to school is both a depressing and exciting time for students. Why not get them in the mood with a back-to-school movie festival?

Students in Greater Sudbury will be heading back to class Sept. 8.To celebrate the highs and lows of... Video:

Aug 28, 2015

Children's film series announced for Cinéfest Sudbury

No, this isn't another bear sighting in Sudbury, but a promotional poster for the indie-film Terre des ours, which will be part of Cinéfest Sudbury's Indie-Can programme this year. Photo: cinemaleclap.ca

Cinéfest Sudbury has announced this year’s selection of some of the most diverse indie films in Cana...

Aug 28, 2015

Gallery displays artist Gary Moratz's work next month

Check out the work of Gary Moratz at Artists on Elgin next month. Supplied photo.

Artists on Elgin is exhibiting artist Gary Moratz's work for the month of September.Moratz works wit...

Aug 28, 2015

Keen eye for cinema? Check out First Cut Screenings

No Stranger Than Love is one of two films that will appear in the First Cut Screenings line up at the 27th annual Sudbury Cinefest. Photo from liveforfilms.com

Cinéfest Sudbury has announced two films that will appear in the First Cut Screenings line-up for th...

Aug 28, 2015

Weekend fun: New Sudbury Days kicks off Saturday morning

The New Sudbury Centre — and the New Sudbury community — has come a long way since the 1950s, when this photo was taken. Supplied photo.

Blue skies and sun-kissed faces are promised at the first annual New Sudbury Family Fun Days on Aug....

Aug 28, 2015

Turn back time at the Anderson Farm fall fair

Steve Smith's giant pumpkins are always a big draw at the Anderson Farm Museum Heritage Society's annual fall fair, set to take place this year on Sept. 12. File photo.

Want your kids to experience some down-at-the-farm fun? The Anderson Farm Museum Heritage Society's ...

Aug 27, 2015

Artsy? Attend the Sudbury Arts Council's AGM

Interested in promoting arts and culture in Greater Sudbury? The Sudbury Arts Council invites citizens to attend its AGM or even join the board of directors. Supplied photo.

All members of the Sudbury Arts Council and interested citizens are invited to attend the organizati...

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