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Gord Downie, performing live at Hillside Festival in Guelph, in 2001.Photo by Ryan Merkley.

Gord Downie Dead At 53

(KINGSTON, ON) – The legendary singer of the Tragically Hip, Gord Downie, has died. He was 53. Disclosed in a statement posted to social media…


Criminal Being Executed by Peter Saul, 1964. Part of 'Delirious' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York between 13 September 2017 and 14 January 2018.Photo by Robert Stephen.

Delirious At The Met

(NEW YORK, NY) – The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York (MetBreuer) is presenting an art exhibit entitled Delirious: Art at the Limits of…


Breanna Whitford and Bryan Kavanaugh in their downtown farmer’s market booth on 30 September 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Urban Farming Works In Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – For two years, Windsor’s Bryan Kavanaugh and Breanna Whitford, operators of Bishops Urban Farm, have succeeded in the business. While it may…



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 products marketed around the world….


Mira, seen on 29 September 2017, is the newest restaurant on Chatham Street West in Windsor.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Mira Tackles Chatham Street

(WINDSOR, ON) – The handwritten message taped to the front window of 104 Chatham Street West, offering a 10% discount to teachers and students, is…


Five whiskies were featured during a blending session for journalists, led by JP Wiser's Master Blender, Don Livermore.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

The Art Of Blending JP Wiser’s

(WINDSOR, ON) – Once the barrels of aged whisky leave JP Wiser’s warehouses in Pike Creek, the real magic starts. Back at the distillery, Master…




Reporters watched as an employee tapped a barrel of 20 year-old JP Wiser's whisky at the warehouse in Pike Creek on 4 October 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

The Age Old Secret To Wiser’s Whisky

(PIKE CREEK, ON) – Daily, a steady stream of tractors pulling trailers with the JP Wiser’s livery move between the former Hiram Walker manufacturing site…