Archive for the ‘Kitchener’ Category

Local opera singer Emilio Fina is one of twelve finalists on Canada’s Got Talent. Now I may be biased, because I know the guy and he’s a super nicer person, but I also think he happens to have some talent up his sleeves too! He’s a Mannheim (basically a dot on the map between Kitchener and New Hamburg). […]


Not only my blogging drought, but the OPERA drought. These crazy towns of KW-C haven’t seen an opera production in a long long time. Anyways this Saturday at 7p.m. is Opera Kitchener’s production of Don Giovanni. Tickets are a steal at $25-30!! A sample of music from the show. This is one of the duets […]


I’m actually really happy that the holiday season is over. A fresh start is so helpful sometimes. And one new thing that I’ve done and I hope you all enjoy is my new blog! I’ve profiled a number of peacemakers in Waterloo Region. These are organizations that are doing great things, helping people, and building […]


Rainbow Caribbean Cuisine 29 King St E., Kitchener I’ve been working in downtown Kitchener for a few weeks now, and despite my pledge to try new places and discover more about KW, when lunch time rolls around, I really can’t resist a trip to Rainbow Caribbean. I used to go for the meaty curry, the delightful fried […]


I implore all my readers to take Friday off or call in sick, and have an extra long weekend. Canada Day weekend marks the official official official start of summer. Starting now you should be having lazy days, weekends at the cottage or by some body of water, barbeques, cold beverages with dinner, and overall […]


The Tannery District is a development in downtown Kitchener turning the old Lang Tannery into a usable space for businesses which is currently in progress. Due to a slew of new tenants, developers Candan Inc. have been given approval by the city to knock down some of the buildings which used to be part of […]


In the heart of Belmont Village announced with a cheery sign in multiple fonts, is Village Creperie. This Kitchener gem is a quiet little bistro with a warm and inviting interior. The soft lighting and welcoming staff makes diners feel at ease immediately. Most of the dishes combine local fresh organic ingredients, in a soft […]