Competition sheds light on Hamilton chefs’ talents Elevating Hamilton’s food scene by introducing competition to Supercrawl
Sep20

Competition sheds light on Hamilton chefs’ talents Elevating Hamilton’s food scene by introducing competition to Supercrawl

Photos C/O Lucas Johnson By Drew Simpson Supercrawl is Hamilton’s annual art crawl showcasing various talents thriving within the city; from art, music, food to fashion. Stages are set, sets are rehearsed, art installations are built and the food trucks line up all the way down James Street North, closing it from King Street to Cannon Street to allow for this rich presentation of culture. Walking up James Street North from King Street...

Streetwear sit down with Foreign Waves International and Zander Zander vs Foreign Waves
Sep20

Streetwear sit down with Foreign Waves International and Zander Zander vs Foreign Waves

Photo C/O Foreign Waves International By Anastasia Gaykalova The Silhouette sat down with the creative mind behind Zander, Matthew Alexander, and Foreign Waves International’s designer duo, Michael St. Jean and Kadeem Jarrett, during Supercrawl weekend to talk about the Hamilton-based streetwear brands’ take on street fashion, their creative process and friendly competition.   The Sil: How would you describe your brand in three words?...

Café thrives from small beginnings The Mustard Seed Co-operative Grocery expands to include new café
Sep12

Café thrives from small beginnings The Mustard Seed Co-operative Grocery expands to include new café

Photos by Kyle West By Drew Simpson The Mustard Seed Co-operative’s new café is just shy of two weeks old. The café fits in a perfect hub on the left upon entering the grocery store. The warm string lights, wooden details and contrasting black backdrop displaying the café menu set a welcoming tone for the Mustard Seed Co-op. At one end of the space lays the café, inside the store yet out of the way of potential shopping. At the other...

Fearless fantasy fiction Radio and television host “Fearless” Fred Kennedy to release another Canadian comic classic
Mar29

Fearless fantasy fiction Radio and television host “Fearless” Fred Kennedy to release another Canadian comic classic

By: Hess Sahlollbey If there’s one person you’re bound to run into every year at Toronto Comic Con, it’s “Fearless” Fred Kennedy. Whether he’s moderating panels or hosting a Q&A, this writer and long-time host on “102.1 the Edge” and “Teletoon At Night” is expanding his conquests across all media platforms. Kennedy will soon be amping up his creative workload with another book this summer with a new imprint, Black Mask Studios....

How to make hummus: a simple recipe for a quick snack Get your Mediterranean fix this exam season and conquer hunger with this easy recipe.
Mar22

How to make hummus: a simple recipe for a quick snack Get your Mediterranean fix this exam season and conquer hunger with this easy recipe.

By: Nick Sahlollbey Exams are around the corner. For most students, this generally means a few intensive weeks of early morning and late-night study sessions, high levels of stress, low levels of energy and repeated thoughts of dropping out. This behaviour is often exacerbated by hunger, so for your health and well-being during these hard times, you’re going to need to ensure you keep your belly full and your mind focused. Hummus is a...