Easter traditions around the world

Easter is a special day for Christians across the globe and this year falls on April 17. While the highlight of Easter celebrations are the…

Make your own chocolate Easter bunnies

The Easter bunny is a tradition that has been passed down for centuries. Symbolizing fertility and wealth, the Easter bunny became a holiday standard in…

Meet Adam Piron

Sundance Institute announced Adam Piron as director of its Indigenous Program. The Institute is a non-profit founded by Robert Redford that is committed to the…

Inuk musician Susan Aglukark to receive humanitarian award at Junos

TORONTO — Inuk singer-songwriter Susan Aglukark will be feted with a humanitarian award at the Juno Awards this spring. The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts…

Indigenous coming of age drama ‘Beans’ wins $100,000 Toronto film critics prize

TORONTO — The coming-of-age drama “Beans” has won the $100,000 best Canadian feature prize from the Toronto Film Critics Association. Director Tracey Deer was named…

Indigenous water documentary streaming on Crave

TORONTO — The award winning documentary “The Water Walker”, featuring Anishnabe water activist Autumn Peltier, will be streaming to screens across Canada this month. The…

Juno nominations recognize Indigenous talent

TORONTO — The Juno bash is set to be held in person for the first time in three years at Toronto’s open-air Budweiser Stage on…

TVO series ‘Political Blind Date’ looks at systemic racism, unionization, homelessness

Canadians concerned about political divisions will find solace in season five of TVO Original series Political Blind Date. Premiering on TVO Tuesdays starting March 15,…

Grieving a celebrities death

In today’s connected world, it’s easy to feel as if you know someone you’ve never met based on their social media feed, online persona or…

TikTok Canada takes steps to promote Indigenous content creators

TikTok Canada and the National Screen Institute (NSI) have launched an accelerator program aimed at growing the brands of Indigenous content creators. Participants will learn…

Taylor Swift releases new version of “Christmas Tree Farm”

Amazon Music announced an exclusive new version of “Christmas Tree Farm” from 11-time Grammy winner, and only woman to ever win Album of the Year…

‘Musical Matriarch’ Joanne Shenandoah passes on

Oneida Nation, Wolf Clan artist and GRAMMY award winning musician and activist Joanne Shenandoah passed away on Monday. The Native American Music Awards released a…

Anishinaabe artist outfits Canadian Olympic curlers in Indigenous inspired uniforms

SASKATOON _ Canada’s curlers will wear both their Canadian pride and a celebration of Indigenous spirit when they compete at the Beijing Games. Curling Canada…

Uber Canada and CCAB partner for holiday season

Uber Canada and Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business have partnered again this holiday season to donate to CCAB Indigenous Business Members. Uber Canada has pledged…

Upcoming concert to highlight indigenous musicians

BRANTFORD — The Woodland Cultural Centre presents its annual concert series “Unplugged” virtually this year with Indigenous musicians from across Canada. Unplugged is a virtual…