Canadian Arrhythmia Network to be hosted at Western


The Government of Canada announced $26.3 million in funding today to establish the Canadian Arrhythmia Network (CANet) as a Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) hosted at Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. This announcement positions Western and London as the national centre for research into the effective diagnosis and treatment of heart Read More

London Fire Department with Partner Environics Analytics Wins Prestigious Canadian Marketing Association Award


The Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) has honoured the London Fire Department (LFD) and its analytics partner Environics Analytics (EA) with a prestigious national award for a data-based marketing campaign, “Fighting Fires with Marketing Analytics.” The LFD received a bronze award in the category of Direct Engagement/Not for Profits at the 44th annual CMA Awards ceremony Read More

Everything’s lined up for a ‘Platinum’ New Year’s Eve!


Family • Fun • Free This year’s “Rockin’ New Year’s Eve” entertainment lineup was announced this morning in Victoria Park by Ed Holder, co-chair of the event coordinating committee. Londoners of all ages will gather downtown in beautiful Victoria Park to welcome in 2015 with music, laughter, and spectacular fireworks – it’s all about family, Read More

New facility positions Western on the cutting-edge of HIV/AIDS research


Commemorating World AIDS Day, Western University unveiled plans for a new 4,200 square foot, state-of-the-art facility, which will firmly place its researchers on the cutting-edge of medicine, science and technology in the study of HIV and other complex human pathogens. The Imaging Pathogens for Knowledge Translation (ImPaKT) Facility at Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Read More

Attend our City Council’s Inaugural Meeting


  The City of London welcomes our newly-elected Council on Monday, December 1, with an Inaugural Meeting taking place at the London Convention Centre. London’s 14 Council-Elect and Mayor-Elect will be piped into the Upper Level conference room at 6 p.m., led by the City’s Sergeant-at-Arms, the London Police Service Colour Guard and the London Read More

Mascots launch Business Cares Food Drive 2014


For the 10th year, Western was proud to host the annual kick-off for the Business Cares Food Drive today, this time with 11 of London’s most-recognizable ‘faces’ joining us! The Business Cares goal for this year is an ambitious 281,535 pounds of food. Together, as a community, we can get there and help the London Read More

Kingmill’s windows decorated by Fanshawe students for the Holidays.


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This holiday season, Downtown London is excited to be collaborating with the Kingsmill family and Fanshawe College to fill the windows of Kingsmill’s at 130 Dundas Street with holiday merchandise provided by downtown merchants. “These windows will be a destination downtown and are inspired by the holiday windows Kingsmill’s had decorated for many years,” says Read More