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Ottawa Engages Citizens »

By Robert Tuomi It might seem the location of the new, so-called mega hospital for Windsor and Essex is a done deal. So much so when Windsor’s city council was…

12 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
WFCU-Arena

Dilkens Pooh-Poohs Windsor Talent »

By Robert Tuomi All the kind words in the local paper, on February 9, directed at Steven Horne, the Spitfires director of business development, suggest something is not right in…

11 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Aquatic-Centre

Adventure Bay Closing Doors More Often »

By Robert Tuomi Drastic moves are possible for the city’s money losing downtown waterpark, known to some as Adventure Bay and to a growing legion of beleaguered taxpayers as Misadventure…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
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Building A Better City Begins With Budget »

By Chris Schnurr (WINDSOR, ON) – Across Canada, some municipalities are rethinking how they engage residents to improve decision making, and to make local government more accessible, transparent, and responsive…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Photo by Ian Shalapata.

No Quick Fix For Windsor »

By Robert Tuomi It certainly seems, many unemployed in the city have yet to see the light at the end of the tunnel. It is the bright light precariously put…

9 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
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Windsor Seeking Investment »

By Robert Tuomi Those looking to run a failed business should quickly get their proposals to the city so it can unload its costly downtown Aquatic Centre concession stand. Apparently,…

8 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

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ArtsNotes: Seeing Melissa Marchant »

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By Jordan Worsell-Collins (WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor…

11 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Support For Life After 50 »

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By Chris Schnurr (WINDSOR, ON) – Users of the Life After 50 recreational centers in Windsor will soon enjoy upgraded…

11 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Mid-Market Chardonnay »

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By Robert K Stephen (CSW) (TORONTO, ON) – Chardonnay thrives in many a cool climate region. For years France was…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Rise Of The Tomb Raider’s PC Port Is Pretty, But Flawed »

In Rise of the Tomb Raider, the world is detailed and full of character. And sausages.Screen shot.

By Matt Recker (WHEATLEY, ON) – If you’re reading this thinking, “Wait, Rise of the Tomb Raider has been out…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Windsor Deserves Patient-Centered Healthcare »

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The following is a letter sent to Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, and is used with…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

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Business

Understanding Workplace Barriers To Women »

Women

(WINDSOR, ON) – Positioning Women for Success is a project funded by Status of Women Canada, and is a partnership-based initiative being rolled out with six local employers. The purpose is to understand the barriers and challenges experienced by women in their workplace. The aims…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Sutts, Strosberg To Investigate Nobilis Health »

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By Jay Strosberg (WINDSOR, ON) –  Nobilis Health Corp  is being investigated by Sutts, Strosberg LLP, a law firm that represents investors in securities class actions. The firm is investigating the company in the wake of its announcement on January 5, this year, that its…

9 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Strike Diverted In Amherstburg »

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By Ian Shalapata (AMHERSTBURG, ON) – After meeting with a provincial mediator yesterday, the Town of Amherstburg and IBEW Local 636, representing 55 town employees, have agreed to extend the strike deadline scheduled for midnight last night. Council voted 4-3 to extend the deadline. The…

5 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Region Faces Nursing Shortage »

Hospital-emergency-Windsor Regional

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – On the heels of laying off 126 registered nurses, it is now projected that there will be a local shortage of nurses within the next five years. The root of the issue stems from pending retirements of over 20%…

5 Feb 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »
Essex County News

Fire Marshal Investigating Essex House Fire »

Nottingham Fire Essex

By Kevin O’Neil (ESSEX, ON) – Members of the OPP’s Crime Unit are assisting the Ontario Fire Marshal, which is investigating a residential fire that…

12 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Windsor Jewell Thieves Arrested »

Chatham-Kent police vehicle car

(CHATHAM, ON) – Shortly after 5:00pm last night, a man and woman entered Affinity Distinctive Jewellery, on St Clair Street, in Chatham. The man inquired…

12 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

A Little More Than A Plumber’s Crack »

CKPS-Police Car

By Renee Cowell (TILBURY, ON) – Earlier this month, a woman contacted CKPS to report an incident that occurred at her home in Tilbury. On…

11 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Municipal Asset Management Guide Presents Challenge »

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By Barry Steinberg (TORONTO, ON) – The 2015 Ontario auditor general’s annual report raises concerns about the fact the Ontario government doesn’t have a long-term…

11 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Head-On Crash Closes Talbot Road In Lakeshore »

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By Stephanie Moniz (LAKESHORE, ON) – The OPP responded to a two vehicle collision just before 8:00pm yesterday evening. The crash occurred on Talbot Road,…

10 Feb 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Windsor News St Clair College Media Plex

Visitors To Inspect Downtown Campuses

(WINDSOR, ON) – A joint effort between St Clair College and the University of Windsor will be a first-time initiative to showcase the downtown campuses of both institutions and will bring 150 conference guests from across…

12 Feb 2016 / Read More »
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Windsor Jewell Thieves Arrested

(CHATHAM, ON) – Shortly after 5:00pm last night, a man and woman entered Affinity Distinctive Jewellery, on St Clair Street, in Chatham. The man inquired about engagement rings and the salesperson showed him two trays of…

12 Feb 2016 / Read More »
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Municipal Asset Management Guide Presents Challenge

By Barry Steinberg (TORONTO, ON) – The 2015 Ontario auditor general’s annual report raises concerns about the fact the Ontario government doesn’t have a long-term infrastructure plan that includes an accurate description of the current condition…

11 Feb 2016 / Read More »
Essex County News Nottingham Fire Essex

Fire Marshal Investigating Essex House Fire

By Kevin O’Neil (ESSEX, ON) – Members of the OPP’s Crime Unit are assisting the Ontario Fire Marshal, which is investigating a residential fire that occurred in Essex Wednesday night. At approximately 11:25pm, Essex Fire was…

12 Feb 2016 / Read More »
Arts and Entertainment ArtsNotes

ArtsNotes: Seeing Melissa Marchant

By Jordan Worsell-Collins (WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts in our area and check out the Arts…

11 Feb 2016 / Read More »
Business Women

Understanding Workplace Barriers To Women

(WINDSOR, ON) – Positioning Women for Success is a project funded by Status of Women Canada, and is a partnership-based initiative being rolled out with six local employers. The purpose is to understand the barriers and…

10 Feb 2016 / Read More »
Sports WFCU-Arena

Dilkens Pooh-Poohs Windsor Talent

By Robert Tuomi All the kind words in the local paper, on February 9, directed at Steven Horne, the Spitfires director of business development, suggest something is not right in the once rosy city. The paper…

11 Feb 2016 / Read More »
Opinion Photo by John Skinner.

Ottawa Engages Citizens

By Robert Tuomi It might seem the location of the new, so-called mega hospital for Windsor and Essex is a done deal. So much so when Windsor’s city council was approached to approve a not needed…

12 Feb 2016 / Read More »

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