Travis Dolynny

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Travis Dolynny is a producer with CBC News in London, Ont. You can email him at

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Prolific London, Ont. opera director appointed to Royal Swedish Opera

Michael Cavanagh is one of the country's most sought-after opera directors. He was recently appointed the artistic director for the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm.

Now is the time for homeowners to strike back against gypsy moths

They're invasive, they defoliate trees and they need to be destroyed. The best time to prevent gypsy moths from coming back in the spring is to remove their egg sacs from trees this fall.

Women are disproportionately affected by COVID-19, health unit numbers show

When it comes to COVID-19 cases and gender, the number of female cases reported by the local health unit are 36 per cent higher than male. But the reason has more to do with our health-care system than biology.

London region sees largest spike in COVID-19 cases since beginning of June

The Middlesex London Health Unit reported seven new cases of COVID-19 Friday, the largest one-day spike in positive results since early June. One of the new cases was a child at a London daycare.

London's 'Red-light Robin' will not be evicted by the city

When a yellow utility truck was spotted at the traffic light where a robin was building its nest Thursday morning, there was concern it was going to be removed. It turns out a contractor was installing another signal.

London bird defies traffic light, builds nest anyway

It might seem like an unlikely place for a bird to hatch its young: inside the housing of a traffic light, tucked behind a train bridge. Still, that's just what one robin is doing this spring.

Impact London joins effort to help homeless during COVID-19 pandemic

A peer-led organization that aims to help London’s most vulnerable is joining other agencies across the city, opening up motel rooms for at-risk people in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Eating junk food can change the teenage brain: study

A review paper from Western University says young people making poor food choices can impact the normal development of their brain, resulting in poor cognitive control and heightened impulsivity.

This family has a warning after 9-year-old daughter sexually exploited on Instagram

A London, Ont. family has been left shaken after their nine-year-old daughter became the victim of an online sexual predator after sharing messages on Instagram. So far, no arrest has been made.

Edibles have arrived at London cannabis shops

Cannabis-infused edibles are now available at cannabis shops in London. The first shipments arrived Friday morning.