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BookFest takes on new opportunities by bringing in new local authors

BookFest takes on new opportunities by bringing in new local authors

🕔14:02, 20.Oct 2017

By Travis Conant Windsor’s 16th annual BookFest is bringing new opportunities to local authors. BookFest is a way to celebrate the work of Canadian authors’ in all forms of writing, whether it is poetry, non-fiction, horror or romance. “This BookFest

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Impact Star Wars has had on local comic book stores

Impact Star Wars has had on local comic book stores

🕔13:59, 20.Oct 2017

By Jordan Ferris Since the revitalization of the Star Wars movie saga in 2015, local comic book store owners have seen a trend increase in Star Wars related business. With Star Wars comics being released more consistently since Marvel acquired

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Border City Wrestling returns to Windsor

Border City Wrestling returns to Windsor

🕔12:07, 16.Oct 2017

By Kati Panasiuk Wrestling enthusiasts gathered for the opportunity to see big names perform at the St.Clair College Sportsplex on the weekend. On Oct. 14, Border City Wrestling hosted a live event with more 1000 people in attendance. The biggest

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Technological evolution

Technological evolution

🕔13:36, 13.Oct 2017

By John Perry-Goodson The evolution in technology makes it difficult for local retailers to sell older equipment to consumers. Electronics have evolved and became more advanced, from watching shows on a 24-inch black and white box TV, to watching movies

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Love Her Wild by Atticus

Love Her Wild by Atticus

🕔11:56, 13.Oct 2017

5 out of 5 stars (sent by Simon and Schuster Canada) ____________ Gives ‘Milk and Honey’ a run for its money. ~ BV ____________ When I received this book of poetry from Simon and Schuster Canada, it wasn’t because I

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Keeping afloat

Keeping afloat

🕔11:51, 13.Oct 2017

By Julianna Bonnett Independent book stores in the Windsor area are holding their own when it comes to competition from big book chains. With only a few independent bookstores in the Windsor area, including Biblioasis, Juniper, Storytellers Book Store, PB Books and more, it is a wonder how local book stores are

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D.O.A rocks Windsor

D.O.A rocks Windsor

🕔11:50, 13.Oct 2017

  By: Joe Gibel Canadian punk-rock group D.O.A made their return to Windsor. The three-piece of hardcore pioneers show no sign of slowing down, even as they near their 40th year of touring. Joe Keithley and the boys packed The

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Saint’s eSports Debut

Saint’s eSports Debut

🕔11:48, 13.Oct 2017

By Dacotah Erwin On Oct. 6-8, members of the St. Clair Saint’s Gaming team travelled to Cobo Centre in Detroit to make their long awaited debut. The Big House is a yearly tournament that was founded in Ann Arbour, Mich,

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Franco Angileri Designs

Franco Angileri Designs

🕔10:50, 13.Oct 2017

By Christina Chibani Thanks to a local designer with Italian roots, Windsor residents do not have to travel to Europe to purchase high-end designer brands and exclusive custom made designs. Franco Angileri creates and designs his own clothing, along with

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True West, bringing characters to life

True West, bringing characters to life

🕔10:40, 13.Oct 2017

By Amos Johnson Post Productions closed their 2017 theatre season with a performance run of Sam Shepard’s classic, True West. Post Productions formed in September 2016 and have produced two other plays, Oleanna and The Worst Thing I Ever Did,

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Entertainment Roundup

Entertainment Roundup

🕔13:48, 6.Oct 2017

By Cade Ryan   Music: Rocker Tom Petty died at the age of 66 on Oct. 2. Petty suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu and was taken to the UCLA Medical Center but doctors could not revive him.

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Put your money where your heart is

Put your money where your heart is

🕔13:31, 6.Oct 2017

By Ryan Jones A local business owner is  inspiring other entrepreneurs in the city of Windsor with her passion and dedication. It all started seven years ago in October of 2010. Blab Media was originally a partnership for five years

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The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

🕔13:16, 6.Oct 2017

4 0ut of 5 stars (sent by Simon and Schuster Canada) ____________   Just when you think you know what’s going to happen and you think you have the story figured out … you don’t. And the deck is shuffled

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Local film contest for youth features $5k in cash prizes

Local film contest for youth features $5k in cash prizes

🕔13:08, 6.Oct 2017

By: Chelsea Humphreys Thousands of dollars are up for grabs as the Windsor Centre for Film, Digital Media & the Creative Arts partners with The Film Camp for Kids and Youth to hold a contest for youth in the tri-county

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The power of the written word

The power of the written word

🕔13:03, 6.Oct 2017

    By Julianna Bonnett Gabrielle Zevin once said, “A place is not really a place without a bookstore.” Many people cannot say their hobby is their vocation but Roger Wurdemann, owner of Juniper Used and Rare books can. No

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Fashion around the world

Fashion around the world

🕔12:50, 6.Oct 2017

By Christina Chibani With Windsor being one of the most diverse multicultural cities in Canada, Casa Chavela is meeting the needs of those who are looking for fashion styles from their own cultures. Casa Chavela, an international clothing store, means

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Jane Eyre, the portrayal of women

Jane Eyre, the portrayal of women

🕔12:50, 6.Oct 2017

By Amos Johnson Charlotte Brontë’s gothic romance novel, Jane Eyre, was performed by the University Players from Sept. 22 – Oct. 1 at the Essex Hall Theatre. Jane Eyre is a gothic romance story which explores the natural passion and

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Lights,Camera ,Windsor

Lights,Camera ,Windsor

🕔12:25, 6.Oct 2017

By Kurlis Mati As Windsor’s art community continues to grow, more people are finding a passion for local filmmaking. Many have reached their dreams and made a name for themselves outside of the city in places like Los Angeles and

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Diplomats Drum Corps marches into new season

Diplomats Drum Corps marches into new season

🕔12:18, 6.Oct 2017

By Zander Kelly Members of the Diplomats Drum and Bugle Corps have ended their fifth season with smiles and celebrations. Bob Thwaites is the director of the Corps and said the awards night on Sept. 30 marked the end of

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Windsor’s oldest comic book shop celebrates 30 years

Windsor’s oldest comic book shop celebrates 30 years

🕔13:02, 29.Sep 2017

By: Kacie Cooper Border City Comics is celebrating 30 years in business, making them the oldest comic book shop in Windsor. Pat and Ken Girard along with their son Tim, have made the shop a go-to spot for those looking

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