News Briefs

Community Centre 55 is hosting its annual Silent Auction fundraiser on Friday, March 27. A selection of products and services donated by community residents and businesses will be auctioned between 6 and 8 p.m. For more information, or to find out how to donate, call Justice or Cameron at 416-691-1113. ● The centre will hold […]

Bowmore celebrates diversity

From Arabesque to Celtic dancing, Bollywood colours to head-turning breakdancers, Bowmore Public School’s annual multicultural potluck had all kinds of entertainment on Nov. 20 – and that was after a delicious dinner that also went around the world. Here is just a sample of the many entertainers and activities at the schools popular potluck dinner: [flagallery gid=45]

Film features zombies metaphorical and real

Zombies are taking over Bowmore Road Public School. Some play Flappy Bird, others send Snapchat or Instagram photos. One got inside a Grade 7 class and watched a music video for Sweater Weather some 50 times. Smartphone zombies and the usual limping, groaning, brain-eating kind co-star in Call of the Dead, a four-minute horror film […]

Scrabble spells F-U-N for Bowmore

                                For most of us, “Muzjiks” and “zyzzyva” are simply words for a group of Russian peasants and a tropical weevil. But for Scrabble players like Cian, a Grade 5 student at Bowmore Public School, these are “bingos” – mammoth […]