adidas zx 9000 Kish’s Kloset fills ‘urban posh’ niche
hasn been anything else like our concept in London before. We sell hard to get unique shoes for people that are into shoes as fashion, co owner Bernard Daly said.
The Air Jordans sell for as much as $500. The most expensive shoes in the store are Yeezys, the Kanye West brand that sell for as much as $2,400 a pair. Despite the price, the Yeezys fly off the shelf as soon as they come in, Daly said.
The shop also carries men and women clothing, including the Kollar and Publish brands.
The business began as a class project for Daly and Kish Charles, both Toronto natives who were in the marketing program at Fanshawe College.
Kish Kloset started out as an online business. After two years, things were progressing so well Daly and Charles opened the shop on Talbot.
In keeping with the shop customer base, Charles and Daly have staged shows at Prohibition club featuring hip hop and electronic dance music artists.
intertwines with our fashion concept, Daly said.
To help the community, Kish Kloset is collecting shoes, cleaning them and donating them to the Boys and Girls Club of London.
Richie celebrates 60 years
Stormy weather didn put a damper on Richie Family Restaurant 60th anniversary party.
The party was held June 5 in the parking lot in front of the Masonville diner.
Gus, Tom and Angelo Economopoulos, the three brothers who have run the place since 1988, celebrated with 1960s prices, including 35 cent burgers and 20 cent fries. The proceeds went to Fort McMurray fire relief through the Red Cross.
Despite the low prices, the event raised $3,200 for Fort Mac that Richie topped up to $3,500, Gus said.
Local 110 website a winner
A website designed for the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local at Fanshawe College won website design at the 2016 Canadian Association of Labour Media Awards. The website was built by tbk Creative, a London based web design and digital marketing agency.
OPSEU Local 110 represents about 750 faculty members at Fanshawe and is the fifth largest OPSEU academic union local in Ontario.
wanted to showcase all that Middlesex County has to offer. . What better way to do this than to provide a first hand view of our Middlesex County, said Cara Finn, director of economic development.
Fanshawe adds to medal haul
Fanshawe College is bringing home gold and silver medals from the Skills Canada National Competition.
Ryan Zantinge won gold in the architectural technology category and Brodie Gibson won silver in the auto painting competition.
This year win brings Fanshawe total to seven national medals three gold, three silver and one bronze in the five years the college has attended.