Getting to know Harbour

Brantford’s Harbour is a up-tempo, easy-going pop-punk band. The guys are about to tour Japan in promotion of their CD “Grade School Summer”, and had some time to talk with The Sputnik’s Matt Burley b...

Campus Foodie

Admiral Submarine Admiral's, on the corner of Dalhousie and Queen (Chandler Berardi/ The Sputnik). “We serve good food and plenty of it” – Harry Chatzis   Admiral Submarine is ...

Making it big in the little city

A grant program is being issued to help small businesses survive in Brantford's downtown Recent times have proven challenging for small businesses within Brantford’s downtown as can be seen in the case of re...

Meet Brantford’s mayoral candidates

On September 12, the window of opportunity closed for community members wishing to vie for a contending position in the race for Mayor of Brantford. Of the seven official candidates to be listed on the Bra...

Pay-and-display may be on its way

Free parking may become all but a memory for Brantford’s downtown core. The City of Brantford’s Downtown Parking Task Force has created a recommendation that downtown convert from free parking, to a pay-...

Light amid chaos: Salma is home

For months, it has been impossible to watch or listen to the news without hearing of the most recent developments in Gaza. There have been a whirlwind of images, sounds, and video clips that have been chilling,...

Brantford shows respect for elders

On June 15, Brantford will be celebrating World Elder Abuse Awareness Day along with many other global communities. On May 26, 2014, city council proclaimed that June 15 is “World Elder Abuse Awareness Day...