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
Toronto - Nov. 19, 2015: Starting today the LCBO is offering ten nouveau wines for sale this year – including two from Ontario.
The annual release of Beaujolais Nouveau and other nouveau wines on the third Thursday of November celebrates the first wines of the year’s harvest. Nouveau wines are traditionally one of the LCBO’s fastest-selling products with more than half selling out in the first week. FULL STORY
Toronto - Nov. 19, 2015: Yesterday in the Legislature, Leader of the Official Opposition Patrick Brown asked Premier Wynne why her Liberal Government continues to let children sit on waitlists for autism treatment programs.
Earlier this month, it was revealed that Ontario's wait lists for children’s autism support services have grown to over 16,000 spaces, and some families are waiting years for services. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Nov. 18, 2015: The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today advocating against acts of hatred and racism directed at specific Canadians in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in Paris: FULL STORY
Toronto - Nov. 16, 2015: Today in the Legislature, Leader of the Official Opposition Patrick Brown questioned why the Wynne Liberals are prioritizing lavish paycheques for Hydro One executives, while the province’s skyrocketing hydro rates are making life more and more unaffordable for Ontarians. FULL STORY
Ingleside - Sep. 24, 2015: Plans are under way for the Inaugural Stephanie Grady Memorial Walk and Family BBQ which will be held Sunday, September 27th, 2015 starting at 12:30pm at the Stephanie Grady Educational Pavilion at the Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary in Ingleside. FULL STORY
Oakville - Sep. 10, 2015: Don't let shopping for eyeglasses leave you cross-eyed! When it's time for glasses, the frames you choose should draw attention to your favourite features and enhance your appearance. By following these easy steps, the process of choosing the perfect frame to suit and enhance your best features will be an enjoyable process. Oakville and neighbours be sure to visit Denise at Space Optical. FULL STORY