The Institution of Stan’s Fries: How Downtown Brantford History is Told Through French Fries

Stan's Fries at Market Square

A familiar smell has been greeting residents and visitors of Brantford’s downtown for over 50 years: the smell of freshly frying fries with just a hint of malt vinegar. To many locals, this is not only a staple of their routine, but engrained richly in their very identities. As part of exploring the stories that… Continue reading The Institution of Stan’s Fries: How Downtown Brantford History is Told Through French Fries

Shared Voice and an Empowered Arts & Culture Community: Reflections on Arts Ecology Salon #4

The diversity and creativity in the Arts & Culture community always amazes me. Unique and specialized skills combine with visionary ideas of what hasn’t yet been “done” and new spins on old favourites for stories we just can’t get enough of. Personally, I have participated in musical performances from opera to community choir, staged theatre… Continue reading Shared Voice and an Empowered Arts & Culture Community: Reflections on Arts Ecology Salon #4