Local Interests

Pineapple Meringue Cake.Photo by Simeon Drakich.

CTF Decries Plan For Fat Tax

(OTTAWA, ON) – In the midst of continued debate in Canada about the imposition of fat and sugar taxes, the…



In the spent grains warehouse, JP Wiser's Master Blender, Don Livermore, can identify the individual grains by colour.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Waste Not Want Not

(WINDSOR, ON) – Two things have made JP Wiser’s distillery operations in Windsor famous. The first are the distilled whisky…


Seniors-Expo

Class Schools Seniors About Scams

(WINDSOR, ON) – Starting Monday, a special course for seniors called How to Avoid Scams and Hoaxes starts at Canterbury…


JP Wiser's Master Brewer, Han Ha, explains the chemistry behind the fermentation process on 4 October 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

JP Wiser’s Sheriffs Rule

(WINDSOR, ON) – Next to the fermenting and distilling rooms at JP Wiser’s Windsor operations, a group of journalists touring…


JP Wiser's Gatekeeper, Kristy Fregonese, welcomed a number of journalists, on a tour of the JP Wiser's facility in Walkerville on 4 October 2017, to her grain quality assurance office on Riverside Drive.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Quality Ensured By The Gatekeeper

(WINDSOR, ON) – One of the surprises to some of the journalists visiting JPWiser’s Windsor facility was the just-in-time basis…


John Philip Wiser.Photo of screen print by Ian Shalapata.

Who Is JP Wiser?

(WINDSOR, ON) – Yesterday was JP Wiser’s 193rd birthday and, although the noted distiller wasn’t there for the celebration, a…



The exterior of the Low-Martin House in Walkerville is seen in this file photo from 20 September 2012.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Escaping Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – Exodus Escape Rooms has teamed up with MIX96.7 to host the first ever, city-wide escape game to…


There is a move on to name the park behind Mackenzie Hall in Sandwich after Mary Bibb.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Lost Stories Shared

(WINDSOR, ON) – Those attending yesterday’s Missing From History, Women of the Underground Railroad information sharing session found themselves in…