Windsor - Aug. 27, 2016: Between August 29th and September 17th, Devonshire Mall will be launching two new initiatives in support of Jumpstart, a student nutrition program which helps nourish young bodies and minds in our community. Mall customers will be able to make a contribution by visiting the five-foot-tall milk carton positioned in the food court, or by adding Devonshire Mall on Snapchat. For each Snapchat add, the mall will donate fifty cents, up to a total of $5,000. FULL STORY
Windsor - Aug. 25, 2016: Emergency services personnel, city of Windsor staff and agencies including Enwin, Union Gas and many others, are working hard to deal with the fallout from damage caused by a sudden tornado Wednesday night.
It was just after 7 when the first reports of a tornado touched down in the LaSalle area and then shortly after that in Windsor. FULL STORY
Windsor - Aug. 16, 2016: Devonshire Mall announced today a $70M redevelopment and renovation program. This exciting program will bring new shopping and dining options for Windsor consumers and will modernize the interior of the shopping mall with a bright and open new experience. A key feature of the redevelopment will be a new and expanded food court. The retail expansion will be complimented by a program of renovations throughout the mall. FULL STORY
Strathroy - Aug. 11, 2016: Lambton-Kent-Middlesex MPP, Monte McNaughton, issued the following statement on yesterday’s police action in Strathroy: I commend the combined efforts of the RCMP, CSIS, the OPP, the Strathroy-Caradoc Police Service and other police forces who worked together to take firm and decisive action, and help keep our community safe. I also offer my thanks and appreciation to both the frontline officers, and to those working behind the scenes, for their ongoing professionalism throughout. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Aug. 10, 2016: Earlier today, the RCMP received credible information of a potential terrorist threat. A suspect was identified and the proper course of action has been taken to ensure that there is no danger to the public's safety. FULL STORY
New York - Aug. 8, 2016: Donald Trump issued the following statement today.
“The names on this letter are the ones the American people should look to for answers on why the world is a mess, and we thank them for coming forward so everyone in the country knows who deserves the blame for making the world such a dangerous place. They are nothing more than the failed Washington elite looking to hold onto their power, and it’s time they are held accountable for their actions. FULL STORY
Toronto - Mar. 7, 2016: LCBO confirms earlier statements today by Minister Charles Sousa that it has no plans to reduce the size of its 654-store network through the sale of LCBO-owned locations. In fact, LCBO is investing in expanding both the size and scope of its retail network to further improve customer service. FULL STORY
Cornwall - Nov. 28, 2015: At 12:16 am this morning, people in Cornwall and area experienced an earthquake. Earthquakes Canada has confirmed the following: Approximate Location of Earthquake: This earthquake occurred 15 km south of Cornwall, ON and was felt from Morrisburg to Montreal and in northern New York State. There have been no reports of damage. FULL STORY
Windsor - Nov. 24, 2015: Windsor residents are being asked to be aware of individuals posing as City Building Inspectors. Several people have reported that individuals dressed similar to inspectors knocked on their door and asked to enter their homes. Once inside, the men go to the water heater and begin talking about the benefits of one product over another and it becomes apparent they are salesmen from a water heater rental company. FULL STORY
Windsor - Nov. 23, 2015: The City of Windsor is preparing to welcome refugees from Syria in the coming weeks, but how many and exactly when the refugees will arrive are still to be determined.
On Tuesday, the Federal Government is expected to share Canada’s plan for welcoming up to 25,000 refugees to the country, and once those details are known, it will position Windsor better to respond to questions from the community and receive information from citizens about donations. FULL STORY