Ottawa - Apr. 7, 2017: The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on U.S. strikes in Syria: Canada fully supports the United States’ limited and focused action to degrade the Assad regime’s ability to launch chemical weapons attacks against innocent civilians, including many children. President Assad’s use of chemical weapons and the crimes the Syrian regime has committed against its own people cannot be ignored. FULL STORY
Chatham-Kent - Mar. 28, 2017: On March 27, 2017, around 10:00 p.m., a Chatham-Kent Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) member was traveling eastbound on Highway 401 when they attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation. The male driver, Michael LAMB, 48-years-old male of Windsor, ON, has been charged FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 27, 2017: Magdalena and Joseph Szecsei have donated $100,000 to fund research into neurodegenerative diseases. Joseph Szecsei is living with Parkinson’s disease; the couple say they are thrilled to support research in their home city and look forward to outcomes that advance treatments. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Feb. 8, 2017: Families of over 150 children globally including Tristan Burk of Stoney Point, Ontario struggle with SCN8A - a rare but devastating genetic disorder - are joining forces to educate the public about SCN8A and inform affected families of available resources. The First International SCN8A Awareness Day is coming up February 9th to share the story of the grave impacts of this newly identified epilepsy. FULL STORY
Windsor - Sep. 29, 2016: Caesars Windsor is all about entertainment and leisure. Its Colosseum regularly hosts headline acts that are entertaining and enjoyable. And, there is no dearth of food, with the Nero’s Steakhouse transporting you back in time to ancient Rome where you can feast on sumptuous seafood and steaks. The Artist Café will thrill art lovers. The café is decorated with vibrantly painted murals and paintings, and strategically placed sculptures add more depth.
Toronto - Sep. 24, 2016: OLG has invited the bidders to submit tenders that would include the development and operation of three sites – Woodbine Racetrack, Great Blue Heron charity casino, just north of Port Perry, and either Ajax (at Ajax Down Racetrack) or Pickering (as part of a proposed new entertainment precinct called Durham Live). FULL STORY
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