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Local women participating in an International Women’s Day presentation on the Projects Abroad Human Rights project in Tanzania.Photo courtesy of Projects Abroad.

Human Rights Defenders Under Threat

(WINDSOR, ON) – According to a new warning issued by Amnesty International, fundamental human rights are under a new wave of threats, particularly the people…


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Salmonella Linked To Frozen Chicken

(WINDSOR, ON) – Seven cases of Salmonella illness in four provinces, including Ontario, have been reported. Two people have been hospitalized, no deaths have resulted….



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Road Closures Accommodate Fireworks Show

(WINDSOR, ON) – This year’s Summer Festival Fireworks night is scheduled to take place tonight with a rain date of June 27. The annual family…


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Girl Improving After Collision

(LEAMINGTON, ON) – During the evening of June 22, an 8 year-old Leamington girl was struck by a vehicle and subsequently transported to hospital by…


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

Outdoor Pool Open In LaSalle

(LaSALLE, ON) – LaSalle’s outdoor pool at Front Road Park is officially open for the summer. Residents can celebrate Canada Day at the pool on…



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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…


Organizer of the International Tugboat Race, Brian Williams, captain of the Sheila Kaye, pushed his tug to a second place finish in its class on 24 June 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Tugboats Fill Detroit River

(WINDSOR, ON) – Approximately 30 tugboats of all sizes raced east from Mill Street, in Olde Sandwich, under the Ambassador Bridge, and then full throttle…


Visitors to Summer Fest 2017 had a good selection of games to test their skills.Photo by Robert Toumi.

Windsor Receives Average Rating

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor residents may be liked, but they are not loved by the men and woman who operate the games of chance at…