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
Ottawa - Mar. 7, 2017: British Columbia offers some of the best skiing in Canada. Whistler has become an international hub for the sport with its two mountains, Whistler and Blackcomb. The slope difficulties are varied and are spread out over the massive 8,000 aces. The ski season begins in November and concludes in May. Garibaldi Park offers some of the most picturesque hiking trails found anywhere in the world. FULL STORY
Petawawa - Feb. 25, 2017: Move-in ready with a two year old roof over your head and many other updates in this quaint two bedroom, one bath, home that is great for a first time buyer, or retired couple that appreciates everything on one level. 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 - Dec. 16, 2016: Hey Windsor! There is a group of local musicians trying to make a difference in our city. The S'aints, comprised of Jody Raffoul, Jeff Burrows, Kelly “Mr. Chill” Hoppe, Kelly Authier, Wes Buckley, David Cyrenne and Marty Bak will take to the stage at the Colosseum at Caesars Windsor on Sunday, December 18th for an all ages show 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. 21, 2016: Mother Nature had a hard time deciding how to behave Saturday, but she sure gave us some pretty skies while she was thinking about it. Here are some clouds shot in Riverside over Belle Isle after the sun went down. Thank you, Mother Nature!!
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
Windsor - Aug. 12, 2016: If you thought you were seeing things at Dieppe Park Thursday, you weren’t. The cruise ship Victory 1 made a port call to our fair city en route to Chicago as part of a ten day Great Lakes Grand Discovery Cruise. The ship leaves Toronto or Montreal, depending on the cruise, and makes its way to Chicago,
touching each of the five Great Lakes in the process FULL STORY
Windsor - Aug. 10, 2016: Research shows that if you wait long enough you will be rewarded with a photo op.
Tuesday morning I was at the river chasing a sunrise, when along came a couple of beauties.
One was the American Mariner and the other was the Algoma Olympic FULL STORY
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