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 WE-STEAM Kids Summit celebrates youth, technologyhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1972.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1972.phpDesigning clay cars, painting with algae, learning about engineering careers and making music are just a few of the activities at United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County’s WE-STEAM Kids Summit held on Friday for 200 children at the University of Windsor’s School of Creative Arts in downtown Windsor. Sat, 08 Jun 2019 08:46:36 +0000Thousands of students to visit regional Water Festivalhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1964.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1964.phpNearly 3,600 students from across the Essex Region will learn about water science, water attitudes and water conservation next week at the 16th Annual Essex Region Children’s Water Festival. All activities are curriculum based to meet the teaching objectives of the Ontario Curriculum Thu, 30 May 2019 08:53:19 +0000Angus Reid - Catholic Church has poorly handled sexual abuse issuehttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1962.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1962.phpA new public opinion poll from the non-profit Angus Reid Institute finds that most Canadians - including practicing Catholics - say the Church has done a poor job of handling the sexual abuse issue, the general public in this country seems to differentiate between the Church as an institution and people of faith more generally. Tue, 28 May 2019 08:43:58 +0000Downtown Windsor Farmer’s Market Opens Saturday, May 25http://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1957.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1957.phpThe Downtown Windsor Community Collaborative (DWCC) and the Downtown Windsor Business Improvement Association (DWBIA) are pleased to announce that the 2019 Downtown Windsor Farmers Market opens on Saturday, May 25. The Market will run every Saturday, from 8am-1pm on Pelissier Street and Maiden Lane, for a period of 23 weeks, concluding on October 26 Fri, 24 May 2019 09:17:14 +0000Wonderful story conceived at Art in the Parkhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1952.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1952.phpJen and Theo Rallis from Rallis Olive Oil share a wonderful story that came from a conversation at Art in the Park 2017. Art in the Park held a media conference today in the parking lot at Devonshire Mall. The festival will be running a free bus shuttle every 15 minutes from the mall’s north parking lot to the festival site on Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2. Wed, 22 May 2019 11:00:51 +0000Maidstone Woods Conservation Area Signal Tree Destroyed by Vandalshttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1948.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1948.phpIt is with sadness and dismay that the Essex Region Conservation Authority advises the destruction of the notable Indigenous Signal Tree this past weekend at Maidstone Woods Conservation Area. "It’s simply devastating that someone would destruct a tree of such cultural significance,” said Richard Wyma, ERCA’s General Manager. Tue, 21 May 2019 13:24:56 +0000Windsor issues Swimming Pool Maintenance Standards reminderhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1946.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1946.phpThe City of Windsor is reminding property owners that Swimming Pool By-Law #160-2010 requires swimming pools to be in full operation no later than May 24th and remain in operation until September 1st to reduce mosquito breeding areas and the spread of West Nile virus. Mon, 20 May 2019 09:45:21 +0000Arts at the Tubehttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1943.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1943.phpThe Town of Lakeshore is hosting Arts at the Tube, a one-day juried arts event that celebrates visual arts. The Town encourages all visual artists to take this opportunity to register and showcase their talent. Sun, 19 May 2019 08:35:31 +0000SNAPSHOT - Busy sky at sunsethttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0412.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/lifestyle/HS0412.phpSeems like there's a lot going on in the sky last night! Thu, 16 May 2019 07:53:16 +0000Local cyclists to ride in silence for fallen cyclistshttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1934.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/news/NL1934.php Local cycling advocacy group, Bike Windsor Essex, will join cyclists around the world to host the city’s 11th Annual Ride of Silence today, Wednesday, May 15. Every year, cyclists take to the roads in a slow, silent procession to honour cyclists who have been hurt or have died due to a collision while cycling on public roadways. Last year 140 riders participated in this solemn event. Wed, 15 May 2019 09:54:56 +0000