A slave to freedom

I love owning my own car, but I also hate owning my own car. The freedom to go wherever I want whenever I want is handy. However, cars tend to…

Hear and See healing in our community

The amount of creative outlets popping up around Abbotsford is a breath of fresh air for struggling members of our community looking for help. An example of such is the…

Discovering new muses

Graphic design is a growing and happening industry with a supportive community full of creative people. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that more and more creative individuals have…

Q&A with 54-40

54-40 is arguably one of the best classic rock outfits to have come out of B.C. The band is responsible for iconic titles Ocean Pearl and I Go Blind. They…

Streaming ten years strong

What better way to celebrate the 10th anniversary of online broadcasting for a radio station as committed to promoting local music and inspiring excellence as CIVL Radio, than to hold…

Cat-aclysm

The other day I was hugged by a cat. I was literally pulled into a tight, loving, furry, and slightly scratchy embrace. Cats are generally known for their aloof and…

Leaving their audience in awe and wonder

UFV always needs more art on campus, as creative expression and imagination can be wholly beneficial for student-related stress. For those seeking to relieve their end of semester dread with…

Computer maintenance

Going to bed at the end of a hard day hoping you’ll feel better in the morning is the human equivalent of turning your computer off and on again in…

More concoction than coffee

So I’m standing in a line at a coffee shop, waiting to order a regular 16 ounce mocha to satisfy both my growing sweet tooth and debilitating caffeine addiction, when…

The means to move forward

Ever wondered how books and magazines were produced before the magical invention of programs like Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word? It has been decades since the personal computer revolutionized the…