Detroit - Jan. 24, 2015: The North American International Auto Show continues to grow and has earned a top spot among auto shows around the world. Since 1989, 1,359 vehicles have been introduced and more than 18 million people have attended the show. More than $90 million has been raised and provided to Detroit-area charities through the annual Charity Preview, $47 million of which has been raised in the past 10 years alone. For the past 25 years, the total economic impact of NAIAS on the Southeastern Michigan region is estimated at $9.7-$10.1 billion. FULL STORY
Toronto - Dec. 23, 2014: For the convenience of holiday shoppers, many LCBO stores will be extending hours of operation this holiday season.
LCBO stores will open at regular hours and close at 6:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, and on New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, December 31.
Ottawa - Oct. 14, 2014: All businesses have their inherent risks but a potential environmental exposure is something that requires unique pollution insurance coverage. And even though there are perhaps dozens of types of business that could face environmental losses (excavators, HVAC companies, sewage pumpers, waste management facilities, fresh water delivery services, etc) most share the same questions when it comes to risk management and pollution insurance. FULL STORY
Cornwall - Jul. 19, 2014: At Cornwall Square, one of our top priorities is the safety and well-being of our patrons, tenants and the broader community we serve. The pedestrian bridge replacement project is on schedule. Phase one of the project (East bridge replacement) has reached the stage of reopening to pedestrian traffic; there will be minor cosmetic elements that will be completed in the upcoming weeks. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 26, 2014: The City of Windsor and Your Quick Gateway (YQG) have reached an agreement with Samsung Renewable Energy on a solar farm to be located on Windsor International Airport lands. Windsor Solar LP, is planning to engage in a renewable energy project to be located on lands within the Windsor International Airport, which is owned by the City of Windsor and operated by Your Quick Gateway (Windsor) Inc. (YQG), and will occupy 400 acres. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Jun. 4, 2014: So…what scares you? Spiders…snakes…breaking out before your big date? We all have fears and often there isn’t much we can do about them. But when it comes to running your business, there are tools available to help alleviate your biggest fears and one of those tools is insurance. So… what scares you? Is it... FULL STORY
Cornwall - Apr. 15, 2014: At Cornwall Square, one of our top priorities is the safety and well-being of our patrons, tenants and the broader community we serve. This holds true for both the owner and Triovest who is the manager of Cornwall Square. Being responsible for our facility and to the people we do business with is a key principle for both companies and it underlies everything we’re doing at Cornwall Square. FULL STORY
Toronto - Apr. 11, 2014: All LCBO stores and LCBO agency outlets will be closed on Good Friday, April 18 and on Easter Sunday, April 20. In view of the Good Friday and Easter Sunday closings, some LCBO stores that would normally close at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings will observe extended hours on Thursday, March 17. All LCBO stores will observe their regular Saturday hours of business. FULL STORY
Windsor - Apr. 4, 2014: To address staff retirements, Windsor Fire and Rescue Services is initiating a firefighter recruitment, and City of Windsor Human Resources is pleased to announce that applications for the Firefighter Recruitment are now available online. The City of Windsor will accept applications for the Firefighter Recruitment from Friday, April 4, 2014 until no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 11, 2014. No late applications will be accepted. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Jan. 20, 2014: Was 2013 a good year for your business? Did it grow? Did it shrink? Did it stay about the same? Each of these scenarios bring with them a certain set of challenges including new business risks and with 2014 here, now is a good time to re-examine your company’s exposures. Let’s take these three scenarios one at a time… FULL STORY
7,468 Stories & Growing Daily...
To date OurHometown.ca has posted a total of 7,468 stories! News, sports, hockey, lifestyle, opinion and more!