THINGS ARE HEATING UP.  WITH CIVIC elections coming in the fall, subtle energies are presently brewing that are destined to come to a head in time for some pivotal elections. In London, Ontario, a number of candidates have already announced they are running.  Most are from the younger generation, inspired by numerous initiatives such as Women and Politics and Pints and Politics.  They are finding energy in their own demographic and they mean business about their intentions.  The pressing consciousness of how our community has suffered under a harsh and dysfunctional City Council has caused many of these grassroots efforts to take wing months in advance of the big date.  I was at City Hall yesterday to accept a donation to the London Food…