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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to a crowd at Western University's Alumni Hall, January 13, 2017. (Photo by Miranda Chant, Blackburn News)

Trudeau Backs Away From Electoral Reform

After promising that the 2015 election would be the last time Canadians would elect a federal government using the first past the post system, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has decided to abandon that vow.

Mayor Matt Brown delivering his state of the city address at the London Convention Centre, January 31, 2017. (Photo by Miranda Chant, Blackburn News.)

Mayor Keeps It Positive

Mayor Matt Brown delivered a largely positive state of the city address on Tuesday that steered clear of any rocky periods faced by council over the past 12 months.

Roughly 300 Londoners attended a solidarity rally at the London Muslim Mosque, January 30, 2017. (Photo by Miranda Chant, Blackburn News.)

Londoners Rally Around Muslim Community

In a multi-faith show of solidarity, hundreds of Londoners rallied at the London Muslim Mosque on Monday to denounce the rise of anti-Muslim rhetoric and promise to stand with the Muslim community.