OH: All Stories found on OurHometown.ca http://www.ourhometown.ca/ Here you will find a listing of all stories found on OurHometown.ca Lakeshore to add two shade structures in Belle River - Lakeshore, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1845.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1845.phpLakeshore Council has supported the addition of two shade structures on the West Beach Jetty. The Jetty is intended to separate beach goers from boaters. The new jetty will have a 9 m solid surface with viewing areas, seating and access from the West Beach. It not only protects swimmers from boaters, but provides a new opportunity to connect to Lakeshore’s waterfront on Lake St. Clair. Tue, 27 Mar 2018 12:24:02 -0500Special visitor at Lakeshore's Atlas Tube Centre - Lakeshore, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1844.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1844.phpLakeshore’s newest visitor is a Snowy Owl, affectionately named ‘Atlas’, who is vacationing at the front of the Atlas Tube Centre grounds. She can be found on the light posts watching for prey (small mammals and birds) or enjoying a meal on the soccer pitch. Atlas has made Lakeshore’s Atlas Tube Centre her layover destination for 2018! Thu, 01 Mar 2018 14:34:02 -0600Restorative Winter Soup - London, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1843.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1843.phpAs you know, cold and flu season is still upon us. Whether you succumb to it or not, this soup is guaranteed to warm your bones and provide a large dose of good health to help make or keep you well this winter season. Here is a great recipe for a restorative winter soup. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:45:57 -0600Sears Canada to Seek Court Approval for Liquidation, Store closures - Toronto, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1842.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1842.phpSears Canada Inc. ("Sears Canada", or the "Company") today announced that it and certain of its subsidiaries (the "Sears Canada Group") will be applying to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) (the "Court") for approval to liquidate all of its remaining stores and assets. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:06:07 -0500Five Hot Vacation Destinations for the Canadian Winter - Toronto, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1841.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1841.phpQuebec City has over 400 centimeters of snow every winter and this really transforms the city. The city starts preparing for the holiday season in early December and the Christmas lights brighten up the whole city in the same way that the graphics of 7Sultans Canadian casino light up the screen of your mobile or tablet. Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:26:39 -0500Windsor Police Arrest Male in Child Luring Investigation - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1840.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1840.phpOn Sunday July 30, 2017 a citizen attended Windsor Police headquarters to report an incident of Child Luring. Ryan Jessop, a 40 year old male from Windsor, is charged with Telecommunication with a person believed to be under 16 years for specific criminal offences and making available sexually explicit material to a person under or believed under 16 years for specific criminal offences. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:25:04 -0500LCBO extends hours in advance of potential labour disruption - Toronto, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1839.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1839.phpThe LCBO is extending select store hours in a number of locations across the province from Thursday, June 22 to Sunday, June 25 and on Sunday, July 2, to accommodate shopping for Canada Day activities and in advance of a potential labour disruption. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:05:43 -0500Canada fully supports the United States, says Trudeau - Ottawa, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1838.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1838.phpThe 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. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:59:09 -0500Traffic stop leads to drug possession charge - Chatham-Kent, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1837.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1837.phpOn 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 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:01:05 -0500Windsor Couple “thrilled” to support local Parkinson’s research - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1836.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1836.phpMagdalena 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. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:47:57 -0500Top destinations to visit in Canada - Ottawa, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0410.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0410.phpBritish 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. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:55:05 -0600Quaint two bedroom home for sale in Petawawa, Ontario - Petawawa, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0409.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0409.phpMove-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. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:10:09 -0600SCN8A Epilepsy - a rare but devastating genetic disorder - Stoney Point, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1835.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1835.phpFamilies 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. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:39:34 -0600SNAPSHOT - The S'aints Are Coming!! - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0408.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0408.php 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 Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:53:06 -0600Turning vacations into a thrilling experience - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1834.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1834.phpCaesars 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. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:55:32 -0500Big Players Looking to Cash in at New Woodbine Casino - Toronto, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1833.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1833.phpOLG 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). Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:33:35 -0500An overview of the East Asia - North American Trade and How it Grew - Toronto, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/business/BUS0007.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/business/BUS0007.phpTrade relations between East Asia and North America are complicated, to say the least. China and the U.S. are committed to oppositional systems of governance, and yet they are the amongst the largest trade partners in the world. Japan and the U.S. have set aside the fallout of catastrophic wars and occupations and trade on a massive scale. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:07:25 -0500Devonshire Mall Launches Initiatives in Support of Local School Nutrition Programs - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1832.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1832.phpBetween 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. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:57:20 -0500Windsor Tornado Update - EC Row re-opens - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1831.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1831.phpEmergency 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. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:31:47 -0500SNAPSHOT - SNAPSHOT - Clouds Over Belle Isle - Windsor, Ontariohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0407.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0407.phpMother 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!! Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:37:48 -0500