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Murky Water Maghnieh’s Future

Local pundits are becoming mathematical whiz kids as they calculate life in 2018 Windsor with Al Maghnieh back on city council. In his last bid,…


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Big City Blues

With a single thought, Anne Jarvis in a column published in the Windsor Star on June 16, definitely defiantly defined Windsor’s greatest misnomer. In a…


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

Silence On Jobs

Over the period of the continuing rule of Windsor by the Francis Council, the community has lost far more jobs than have been created. During…


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Drew Dilkens Farewell Tour

Although pundits are having a lot more fun than they probably should with the new antics of interim mayor Drew Dilkens they are a wee…


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Re-Visioning Ford City

For years, Windsor’s Drouillard Avenue, as its slices famed Ford City in half, has sat derelict. It is, usually, eerily quiet; a quiet that has…


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Getting Windsor Out Of A Pickle

A rather mundane announcement over the public address system at the recent Western Ontario Swimming Association competition at the downtown natatorium said about all there…


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A Collection Of Pretend Jobs

A recent event might suggest there is a more cautious approach to economic development announcements in the city. This was noticed with Penske Truck Leasing…


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Coffee Decision Murky

Apparently, the attempt to increase the economic prospects of the region with sports tourism is not working out that well. For one thing, it is…


The former Fish Market, The Loop, and the Coach and Horses entertainment complex is seen boarded up on 3 June 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Unmeasurable Windsor

During the recent Memorial Cup, the Sea Dogs were in town with the Windsor Star talking of a relationship between the team’s home town of…


A branch of the WFCU is seen in this file photo from 16 July 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

A Tale of Two Credit Unions

Last week, Windsor’s media went gaga over the ascendency of former mayor Eddie Francis to the driver’s seat of a local credit union. His former…