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Canadians’ Use of Video Streaming and Communication Apps Leap Amid Pandemic, Says CTA

Canadians’ Use of Video Streaming and Communication Apps Leap Amid Pandemic, Says CTA
TORONTO – Canadians’ use of technology at home has leaped by double-digit percentages amid the COVID-19 pandemic –  online video services has the biggest gain, followed by live TV, according to a new study by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®. Fifty-three percent are watching streaming video content from services such as Netflix and Disney+ more often now than the previous month, and... Read More

National Canadian Film Day is coming to living rooms everywhere on April 22

National Canadian Film Day is coming to living rooms everywhere on April 22
The World’s Largest Film Festival cancels 1000 live screenings and moves to an all-online social distancing edition TORONTO – The seventh annual National Canadian Film Day (NCFD) on April 22nd will unite Canadians in a celebration of our cinematic culture by moving screenings and events online. The centrepiece of our programming this year will be “CanFilmDay Live”: an interactive livestream broadcast from 6:00 PM... Read More

Cineplex Announces Extension of Temporary Closure of Theatres and Entertainment Venues

Cineplex Announces Extension of Temporary Closure of Theatres and Entertainment Venues
TORONTO – Cineplex Inc. (“Cineplex”) today provided an update on its response to the continuing effects of COVID-19 across Canada. On March 16, 2020, Cineplex announced that it would be temporarily closing its network of theatres and location-based entertainment venues across Canada until April 2, 2020. In response to applicable government directives and the latest guidance from Canadian public health authorities pertaining to COVID-19, Cineplex confirms that... Read More

Statement from The Gladstone Theatre regarding COVID-19

Statement from The Gladstone Theatre regarding COVID-19
Ottawa – ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ is closing early, following matinee performance on Sunday, March 15th will be closing its run a weekly early. The company will go ahead with scheduled performances Friday, March 13th through Sunday, March 15th before closing. If you have tickets for next week you may exchange them for one of the remaining performances, email boxoffice@thegladstone.ca or call the... Read More

Special Night Raises $11,849.10 for Cancer Care Fund

Special Night Raises $11,849.10 for Cancer Care Fund
Winchester – There were many smiles at the sold-out ‘A Night of Entertainment’, held on February 15th at The Old Town Hall in Winchester. Smiles for the comedy and magic shows, great music, refreshments and fun auctions. But most of all, big smiles for the final tally – $11,849.10 raised for the WDMH Foundation’s Cancer Care Fund. “We are so grateful... Read More

Kemptville Live Music Festival Announces Bachman-Cummings Together Again Live in Concert as Friday Night Headliner

Kemptville Live Music Festival Announces Bachman-Cummings Together Again Live in Concert as Friday Night Headliner
Kemptville – Canada’s most celebrated musicians and songwriters Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings announced today a cross-Canada reunion tour entitled, Together Again, Live In Concert. Bachman and Cumming return to the stage for this reunion tour for the first time in more than a decade. Together Again, Live In Concert will celebrate the music of The Guess Who, Bachman Turner... Read More

ST. ANDREW’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (PRESCOTT) CELEBRATE THE SEASON AND RAISE FUNDS FOR BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S PALLIATIVE CARE PROGRAM

ST. ANDREW’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (PRESCOTT) CELEBRATE THE SEASON AND RAISE FUNDS FOR BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S PALLIATIVE CARE PROGRAM
Prescott – On May 10th, 2020, Prescott’s St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church will be celebrating its 200th Anniversary. In preparation for this important milestone, members of Showtime South Grenville presented a seasonal concert, “Celebrate the Season” to kick-off the anniversary celebrations. The concert was held in memory of June George and raised $1, 200 for Brockville General Hospital’s Palliative Care Program. Featured... Read More

Laugh It Off Comedy Event In Support of Huntington’s Coming up Saturday Feb 22nd.

Laugh It Off Comedy Event In Support of Huntington’s Coming up Saturday Feb 22nd.
Brockville – There are just a few days left to get your tickets for Laugh if Off Comedy’s performance at the Aquatarium on Saturday night! This charity event in support of Huntington’s Disease hosted by WeHaveAFace Global HUBS Canada includes an evening of stand up comedy featuring Steve Love, Rob Aaron Morgan, Nick Burden, and headliner Wafik Nasralla. The show begins... Read More

Kemptville Live Music Festival Presents Saturday Headliner: Steve Miller Band

Kemptville Live Music Festival Presents Saturday Headliner: Steve Miller Band
Kemptville – Steve Miller’s 2019 was one for the record books – he released a second volume boxset of his collected vinyl, opened his vaults for the first time ever, releasing the acclaimed Welcome to the Vault Boxset, performed live in over 50 cities, played “Fly Like an Eagle” with The Roots on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, did... Read More

Kemptville Kinsmen Set to Host Annual Family Day Fun Feb 17th

Kemptville Kinsmen Set to Host Annual Family Day Fun Feb 17th
Kemptville – The Kemptville Kinsmen are excited to host their annual Family Day Event on Monday, February 17th 2020. All are welcome to join in for a day of free skating, free movies, free hot dogs and hot chocolate! The first Movies starts at 10:30am, the free skating starts from 12:00-1:50pm and the Second Movie Starts at 2pm. Tickets are limited... Read More