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The sun over Olde Sandwich Towne.Photo by John Skinner.

Protect Yourself When Viewing The Eclipse

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Millions of Americans will watch the August 21 solar eclipse and have either purchased or will purchase eclipse glasses or handheld solar…


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Calling All Citizen Scientists

(WINDSOR, ON) – Researchers from the University of Windsor are seeking citizen scientists to fan out across Essex County and collect water samples for use…


Kylie Masse Day In LaSalle

(LaSALLE, ON) – The town of LaSalle has declared that Friday, August 18 will be Kylie Masse Day. Join in the free festivities, from 4:00pm…


The historic Assumption Church’s interior, seen on 13 August 2017, has rarely been viewed since the building was shuttered in 2014.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Churches Old And New

(WINDSOR, ON) – It is a busy time for the region’s Roman Catholics. It started on Sunday with one of the oldest Catholic churches in…




Pride artwork was on display at the Pride Fest 2017 Market Place.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Pride Celebrated In Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor’s lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, trans, and queer community is not all that homogeneous with those in other parts of the province. This,…


David W Peters was a spectator favourite for his baton twirling skills at the Windsor Pride Parade on 13 August 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Windsor Shows Its Pride

(WINDSOR, ON) – An hour before this year’s Pride Parade commenced to inch its way up Ouellette Avenue to the riverfront, spectators were already claiming…


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Girl Killed In Drive-By Shooting

(DETROIT, MI) – Three men have been charged in the August 3 Detroit shooting which left a 14 year-old girl dead and two men in…