Arts and Entertainment

Brian White of the Silver Ambassadors performs during a concert on 26 July 2014.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Get Your Groove On In Essex Parks

(ESSEX, ON) – If you’re a musician or musical group looking for an opportunity to perform before an audience, this summer may be your time…

Panhandling in Windsor is largely an unobtrusive part of society. However, some members of City Council are too willing to create laws to combat panhandlers instead of addressing the under-lying reasons behind the causes. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Poverty Is A Disgrace

(TORONTO, ON) – Robert Stephen visits with John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Affluent Society for today’s Words of Wisdom. We ignore poverty because we share with…

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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….

Miss Hybrid by Shirin Aliabadi on display at the Aga Khan Museum on 15 March 2017, as part of the Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet Contemporary Persians exhibition.Photo by Fotini Stephen.

What’s On At The Aga Khan Museum

(TORONTO, ON) – On a miserable, windy, and cold day I rather reluctantly hopped in the car and drove to the Aga Kahn Museum. My…


Can You Lend Me A Tenor?

(LEAMINGTON, ON) – The Bank Theatre is presenting a Sun Parlour Community Players Theatre Production of Ken Ludwig’s Lend Me A Tenor, a farcical comedy…


Macbeth On The Big Screen

(TORONTO, ON) – Coming to selected Cineplex Odeon theatres theatres on March 18 will be Stratford’s production of Macbeth. Theatre on the screen, so to…

Three Queens, 1971, by Wadsworth Jarrell, acrylic on canvas.Image courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

DIA Acquires Works By Wadsworth Jarrell

(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit Institute of Arts’ General Motors Center for African American art recently acquired 14 works by African American artists, among them…

The Emergency entrance of Windsor Regional Hospital's Metropolitan Campus is seen in this file photo on 29 September 2016. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

New Book Helps Women With Cancer

(WINDSOR, ON) – A first-ever comprehensive book for women with cancer was launched during a special International Women’s Day event on March 8. With over…

The OPP were called to investigate a threat at Belle River DHS during the week of 9-13 May, 2016.Photo courtesy of GECDSB.

Belle River Student Honoured

Tomorrow at the annual meeting of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation, Grace Sabutsch will join students from across Ontario to be honoured for outstanding…

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ACWR Offers Tax Prep For Artists

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Arts Council Windsor and Region is hosting another instalment of the professional development workshop series with a session designed to assist…