London faith community to hold vigil after Sri Lanka attacks

London’s faith community is coming together to show support for those who are suffering or where killed in horrific attacks in Sri Lanka over the weekend. Churches, hotels, and other sites were targeted in co-ordinated attacks that claimed the lives…

Damage from London’s Simpson Variety fire more than $500K, cause undetermined

London fire officials say the cause of last week’s dramatic fire at a convenience store in the city’s east end will remain undetermined. The blaze, which caused more than $500,000 in damage, broke out early last Thursday morning at 1004…

London police searching for missing 23-year-old Lucas Alexander Teams

Police are asking for the public’s helping to find a missing 23-year-old London man. Lucas Alexander Teams was last seen in the area of Dufferin Avenue and Cartwright Street in the city’s Woodfield neighbourhood around 11 a.m on April 14.…

London city council approves 2.3% inflation-based wage bump for councillors

The paycheques for London city councillors have gone up $1,177 per year, after council decided to give themselves a 2.3 per cent inflation-based increase. The decision — which comes just months after councillor pay was lifted significantly to meet the…

London city councillors declare climate emergency

The city of London, Ont. has declared a climate emergency In front of a packed gallery, city councillors voted 12-3 to declare a climate emergency on Tuesday. The vote sees London join ranks with Halifax, Kingston, Vancouver and a growing…

Diocese of London condemns Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka

Bishop Ronald Fabbro of the Diocese of London is condemning the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka that killed at least 290 people as “shocking and cruel.” Co-ordinated bombings at three churches and three luxury hotels — carried out by…