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Hamilton As Hamilton’s Playhouse Cinema prepares a Wednesday night screening of his 1981 Canadian cult-classic slasher My Bloody Valentine, director George Mihalka and local special effects artists Brian Rowe and Desirée Van De Laar talked with CBC Hamilton to peel back the bloody curtain on the city’s horror movie scene. Continue Reading

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Hamilton This Ontario support program for Muslim women helped them feel safe. It’s now looking for restart fundsAn Ontario mental health service is looking for funding to restart a series of Muslim women’s support groups launched in response to Islamophobic attacks, including the Afzaal family killings in London. The Brave Space program, whichContinue Reading

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Hamilton The split 8-8 vote at general issues committee meeting Wednesday was condemned by Mayor Andrea Horwath, who said in a statement afterwards that the councillors opposed were “choosing parking lots over housing people.” Andrea Horwath’s office says she hasn’t ruled out using her strong mayor powers to push through staff’s plan Samantha BeattieContinue Reading

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Hamilton Dr. Ivan Escudero finished his residency in the U.S. and is eager to practise in his home province of Ontario, but says Canada’s medical licensing labyrinth is standing in his way. It’s taken seven months and counting for the multi-agency, multi-step bureaucracy to process his application. Dr. Ivan EscuderoContinue Reading

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Hamilton Canadian Premier League champion, Hamilton’s Forge FC, whose league season doesn’t start until April 13, jumps into the deep end Wednesday when the team hosts Mexico’s Chivas Guadalajara in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions Cup first-round matchup. Wednesday’s game takes place at Tim Hortons Field in HamitonTheContinue Reading