Local Interests


A portion of the Vegreville, AB, mural completed by Lewis Lavois and Mural Mosaic.Image courtesy of Mural Mosaic.

LaSalle Celebrates Canada 150

(LaSALLE, ON) – To celebrate Canada’s 150 year anniversary, internationally recognized artist Lewis Lavoie and his Mural Mosaic team, based in Sturgeon County, AB, are…


The 2016 I Believe in My Community Award Recipients.Photo by Karen Brady.

United Way Hands Out The Hardware

(WINDSOR, ON) – On Wednesday, the United Way welcomed more than 300 guests to celebrate and honour some of its most generous and dedicated supporters…



Refugee-2

Town Hall To Address Refugee Backlog

(WINDSOR, ON) – A town hall meeting has been scheduled to discuss the effects of the federal government’s processing backlog of private refugee applications. Other…


Students at Begley Public School celebrate receiving a grant from the WindsorEssex Community Foundation.Photo courtesy of WECF.

Area Schools Receive Grant Funding

(WINDSOR, ON) – The WindsorEssex Community Foundation has announced that a total of $5,350 has been granted to nine local elementary schools through the KidStart…


Organizers of Bluesfest Windsor gathered to announce the lineup of artists, on 22 March 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Curtain Lifts On 2017 Bluesfest Lineup

(WINDSOR, ON) – The much anticipated lineup for the 2017 edition of Bluesfest Windsor was announced yesterday, but organizers are teasingly holding back the schedule…


The remnants of a Russian-built T54 tank is seen in an Ethiopian village on 22 February 1999.Photo by Andrew Gault.

LaSalle Doctor Leads Team To Ethiopia

(LaSALLE, ON) – Dr Nick Krayacich, a local family physician, has been chosen by Rotary International officials to lead a Vocational Training Team in Ethiopia….


acwr arts council of windsor essex

ACWR Hosts Windsor Eduarts Hub

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Arts Council Windsor and Region and the Canadian Network for Arts and Learning are presenting the area’s first ever Eduarts Hub….