Business Spotlight: Runners’ Choice


LOVE YOUR RUN Discover Runners’ Choice downtown! BY LOUISE PYNE   For the past 25 years, the staff at Runners’ Choice downtown, have motivated, educated and inspired their customers as the city’s foremost experts in the sport of running.   This Canadian retail success story began with Londoner Paul Roberts, a retail manager working for Athlete’s Read More

Business Spotlight: Operation Magpie


BOLD, SHINY AND NEW Discover Operation Magpie downtown! BY LOUISE PYNE   You will feel whimsical inside Operation Magpie, downtown London’s unique repurposed furniture and décor store. Rustic wooden signs, old-fashioned picture frames and vintage paper wreaths, both elegant and bold in design, line the walls of the shop. A wonderland for the senses, there’s Read More

The Funky Mamas at Central Library

Come out for music that inspires a great-to-be-alive, adrenalin-rush of a feeling for children and adults. The award winning Funky Mamas put on a memorable show that’s a well-produced musical performance as well as a delightful combination of laughter and silliness. You’re bound to have a rocking good family time! Wolf Performance Hall, Central Library, Read More

Business Spotlight: Pulp & Press Juice Co.


DRINK YOUR VEGGIES Discover Pulp & Press Juice Co. downtown! BY LOUISE PYNE   With an increase in farmers’ markets, local and organic food options, it may come as a surprise to learn that many Canadians are still not consuming 50% of their recommended daily fresh fruits and vegetables. The Pulp and Press Juice Company, Read More

Western first Canadian university to receive prestigious Innovation & Economic Prosperity recognition

Western University’s strong commitment to economic engagement was recognized today by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) in Washington, DC. Western is one of 18 public institutions in the 2015 class of Innovation & Economic Prosperity Universities – and the first and only Canadian university to be recognized. The designation acknowledges universities working Read More

Iconic Downtown Building Repurposed to Accelerate London’s Music Sector


  Sweet Sweet Music The Manuel family, owners of London Music Hall, Rum Runners, and Saddle Up Country Bar and Eatery have purchased 182 Dundas Street with a vision to create a dynamic environment dedicated to help accelerate London’s commercial music sector. The working name of the project, The London Music Division is proposed to Read More

Business Spotlight: BPM Fitness


  THE RIGHT FIT Discover BPM Fitness downtown! BY LOUISE PYNE   Step into BPM Fitness in downtown London and prepare to be transformed in mind, body and spirit. London entrepreneur, Eddy Tony Phimphrachanh, is making his mark in the Canadian fitness industry by providing Londoners with health, movement and fat loss at his new Read More