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Islamophobia Hearings Resume

(OTTAWA, ON) – Tomorrow, the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage, which is examining Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination, will continue hearing its first witnesses. The…

The Premier Aviation MRO facility at Windsor Airport is seen in this file photo from 14 May 2013.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Premier Aviation Exits Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – One of the continent’s largest aviation services company will enter the Canadian market by buying two of Premier Aviation’s Canadian aircraft maintenance,…

One of the exhibits ending on 1 October 2017 is Verner’s Sandwich which showcased the prolific landscapes of Frederick Arthur Verner. Shown is Verner’s focus of Elora, Ontario.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Last Call At The Art Gallery

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor’s art gallery has issued a last call for its summer program. In a few weeks, the current lineup of exhibits will…

Cheetah’s in downtown Windsor displayed a sign on 16 September 2017 advertising for wait- and door-staff.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Signs Of The Times In Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – A sign outside a downtown Tim Horton’s signals that autumn will soon be here and, with it, the arrival of pumpkin spice….

Local artist Rashmi Dadwal, seen on 16 September 2017, has been a member of the Windsor art scene for almost 20 years.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Dadwal Mixes Food And Art

(WINDSOR, ON) – These are busy days for Rashmi Dadwal, a local artist who works in a number of mediums and who also cooks up…


CogecoTV Rebrands

(WINDSOR, ON) – Cogeco has announced the launch of the new season of local television on the community channel in Windsor. “Our local channels are…

The new yellow box outside 711 Pelissier, seen on 16 September 2017, is a drop off site for needles used by drug addicts.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Pelissier Street Gets Needle Drop-Off Box

(WINDSOR, ON) – On a quiet section of downtown’s Pelissier Street, the Windsor Essex Community Health Centre has installed a public needle disposal kiosk. The…


Third Death Attributed To West Nile Virus

(WINDSOR, ON) – Within the last two weeks, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit has received a total of three reports of death attributed to West…