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The Uber Catastrophe Unfolds

By Les Trachtman Greed is good; at least according to Michael Douglas in his Academy Award winning role as Gordon Gekko in the 1987 movie…


Dr Don Livermore, JP Wiser’s Master Blender and one of few in the world with a PhD in Brewing and Distilling, developed his rye thesis in 2005.Photo courtesy of CNW Group/JP Wiser's.

Good Quarter For Corby

(WINDSOR, ON) – Buoyed by the increased sales of JP Wiser’s bottled in Windsor spirits, and other products, Corby Spirit and Wine reported positive financial…


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Student Housing Company Vacates Windsor

(TORONTO, ON) – After announcing an agreement to sell its property in July, CHC Student Housing has now announced the close of the $5.5 million…


Two illuminated directories, under construction on 19 August 2017, are being added to the public sidewalk outside of 1 Riverside Drive West to list the building's tenants.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Monumental Addition To Chrysler Building

(WINDSOR, ON) – It appears the two monumental structures being erected on either east-facing corner of downtown’s Chrysler building are twin monuments to the Atlanta,…


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PC Financial, CIBC Parting Ways

(WINDSOR, ON) – President’s Choice Financial and the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce will be ending their business relationship as of November 1 this year….


Members of the media when the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and Premier of Ontario, Kathleen Wynne, joined Unifor officials during the Ford of Canada investment announcement at the Essex Engine Plant in Windsor, Ontario, on 30 March 2017. Photo by John Skinner.

Local Companies Receive Provincial Funding

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Ontario government’s recent local investment, mostly for automated manufacturing systems, is being projected to create 178 jobs in the region. Ten…



Unifor's national president, Jerry Dias, says that Heligear, the parent of Northstar Aerospace in Milton, ON, needs to rectify the 24 per cent shortfall in pension funding at the plant. Unifor workers took control of the facility in August 2017 to force their demands.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Unifor Takes Over Northstar Milton

(MILTON, ON) – Members of the Unifor labour union have taken over the Milton operations of a company that has a local operation. Unifor members…


A staff member, at the soon-to-be opened True Fitness, on Ouellette Avenue in Windsor, moves another piece of workout equipment through the front door, on 5 August 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

True Fitness Readies For Opening

(WINDSOR, ON) – When the controversy over the repurposing of retail units to parking spaces at the city-owned Pelissier parking garage was boiling over, fitness…