Essex

The welcoming sign on County Road 50 for Serenity Lavender is seen in file photo from 23 June 2017.Photo by Johannah DeVries.

Epic Lavender Festival

(COLCHESTER, ON) – Serenity Lavender Farm held it’s 5th annual Lavender Festival the weekend of June 24 and 25 at North 42 Degrees Estate Winery….



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It’s In You To Give

(ESSEX, ON) – Members of CUPE local 2974.0, who work for the Essex County Public Library, have organized a blood drive in support of Kati…


The McFaddens pose with their 1957 Chevrolet 150 at the 2017 Rock and Rolls Car Show in Essex.Photo by Johannah DeVries.

Rock And Rolls Car Show

(ESSEX, ON) – The 2nd annual Rock and Rolls car show, with special guest Elvis, was amazing, just like last year. With over 100 cars…



Free swimming was provided to Westside Reunion attendees courtesy of CUPE 82. Contributed image.

Essex Offering Free Programming

(ESSEX, ON) – Essex Council is recognizing the value and benefits of quality recreation and parks by proclaiming June as Recreation and Parks Month in…


Windsor's Parks Department is removing children's play equipment from city parks and leaving weed patches in their wake, such as this one on 30 August 2016.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Essex Weeding Out The Undesirables

(ESSEX, ON) – Under the Nuisance Weed and Tall Grass Control By-Law 1440, tall grass and nuisance weeds have been deemed a public nuisance. Property…


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Driver Fails RIDE Check Test

(ESSEX, ON) – On May 6, the OPP was conducting a RIDE check on County Road 50 in Essex, when police had occasion to speak…



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Impaired Lawn Mower Driver

(HARROW, ON) – On April 27, the OPP in Essex responded to a report of a lawn tractor being driven erratically in the centre of…