OH: All Lifestyle Stories found on OurHometown.ca http://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/ Here you will find a listing of all Lifestyle stories found on OurHometown.ca Lakeshore to add two shade structures in Belle Riverhttp://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 Centrehttp://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 -0600Five Hot Vacation Destinations for the Canadian Winterhttp://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 Couple “thrilled” to support local Parkinson’s researchhttp://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 Canadahttp://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, 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 disorderhttp://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!!http://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 -0600Devonshire Mall Launches Initiatives in Support of Local School Nutrition Programshttp://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 -0500SNAPSHOT - SNAPSHOT - Clouds Over Belle Islehttp://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