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WEtech supports new entrepreneurs

WEtech supports new entrepreneurs

🕔16:05, 3.Mar 2017

By MD. NURUZZAMAN WEtech Alliance is starting an epic journey for local entrepreneurs with more commitment and responsibility. WEtech is now operating from its new office in the Entrepreneurship Practice and Innovation Centre at the University of Windsor after graduating

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Future of Windsor’s cyclists uncertain

Future of Windsor’s cyclists uncertain

🕔15:39, 3.Mar 2017

By Quentin Doak Windsor cycling has been developing for many years but real change to reach downtown is slow. In 2001 the BUMP (Bicycle Use Master Plan) was developed to help create a safe, connected and well used space for

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SportsPlex pushes Windsor sports tourism to its limit

SportsPlex pushes Windsor sports tourism to its limit

🕔15:19, 3.Mar 2017

By Jared Berg With the recent addition of a sports tourism officer , as well as the SportsPlex located at the St. Clair College main campus, Windsor has been establishing itself as a premiere sports tourism location. The state-of-the-art facility

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Weather whiplash

Weather whiplash

🕔15:12, 3.Mar 2017

By John Perry-Goodson The extreme weather conditions this year have people worrying about the side effects.   The freezing and thawing weather has people concerned about what could happen to their gardens if the weather continues to fluctuate. Crops and

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News and democracy – in decline and under threat

News and democracy – in decline and under threat

🕔15:08, 3.Mar 2017

By David Lafreniere The decline of traditional media, looking for news to support a view and the rise of fake news pose a growing threat to our democracy, according to a new report. The Shattered Mirror: news, democracy and trust

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Solar flare

Solar flare

🕔15:02, 3.Mar 2017

By Alyssa Leonard With the increase of solar panels on residential homes, firefighters are taking extra precautions when battling a blaze. Solar panels are great for producing energy for homeowners who have them. However, they can be potentially dangerous for

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Windsorites brave the cold for a cause

Windsorites brave the cold for a cause

🕔15:01, 3.Mar 2017

By Danielle Gagnier Windsorites braved the cold to help The Downtown Mission raise 80 per cent of their goal following their fifth annual walk-a-thon. The Coldest Night of the Year is the main fundraising event for The Downtown Mission. Participants walk

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Ontario businesses worry about future of provincial economy

Ontario businesses worry about future of provincial economy

🕔14:59, 3.Mar 2017

  By Cade Ryan The Ontario Economic Report shows individual businesses are optimistic about their economic future but are not optimistic about the economic future of the province. The OER comes from all of the chambers of commerce across Ontario

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Temporary relief on hydro bills

Temporary relief on hydro bills

🕔14:49, 3.Mar 2017

New legislation in Ontario has been passed, relieving those with unpaid  hydro bills from being disconnected during winter months. The Ontario Energy Board banned electricity companies from disconnecting customers for non-payments from Feb. 23 to April 30. Enwin Utilities’ manager

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Say Yes To the Prom Dress underway

Say Yes To the Prom Dress underway

🕔14:46, 3.Mar 2017

By Bela Antonio Prom season is underway and New Beginnings Windsor is here to help find your perfect dress. Windsor high schoolers are now able to pick any dress they want because of an event called Say Yes To The Prom Dress. New or

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Massey gets a facelift

Massey gets a facelift

🕔14:41, 3.Mar 2017

By Noah Gecelovsky Vincent Massey Secondary School is 57-years-old and with the rise of enrollment, the school is looking at getting some big renovations. On Feb. 20 workers and supervisors from Loaring Construction met with Principal Joan Rankin at Massey

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Local business overcoming the odds

Local business overcoming the odds

🕔14:34, 3.Mar 2017

Although small business is the driving factor in the economy, many small businesses do not survive longer than a few years. Out of all small businesses that enter the market, only 70 per cent last longer than two years and

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YouTubers Audience Increases

YouTubers Audience Increases

🕔14:29, 3.Mar 2017

                          By Kylie Turner   A local YouTuber has more than doubled his subscribers within the past 5 months. Jesse Garant has been a YouTube gamer for more

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Survival of the bookworm

Survival of the bookworm

🕔14:19, 3.Mar 2017

By Julianna Bonnett   Jerry Seinfeld once said… “A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.” Indigo, Canada’s largest bookstore has an unofficial monopoly on the nation’s bookstore market which makes

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Canadian visits to U.S. drop

Canadian visits to U.S. drop

🕔14:19, 3.Mar 2017

A wide variety of new international flights are encouraging more tourists to visit Canada and more Canadians to travel abroad, with one notable exception: the United States. According to Statistics Canada, the number of Canadians travelling to the U.S. decreased

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Essex plans to be even greener

Essex plans to be even greener

🕔14:12, 3.Mar 2017

By Kaitlynn Kenney   The Essex Region Conservation Authority is aiming to cover 12 per cent of natural land in Essex County with greenery. ERCA, along with Forests Ontario, share a goal of restoring Ontario’s natural land and watershed to

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Library strike ends after 251 days

Library strike ends after 251 days

🕔13:48, 3.Mar 2017

By Jessica Moore The 14 libraries in Essex County have reopened after over eight months of being closed due to a strike. The strike consisted of issues between corporate and librarians and the process to resolve all of the issues

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High electricity rates shock Windsor business owners

High electricity rates shock Windsor business owners

🕔13:26, 3.Mar 2017

By Barry Hazlehurst Windsor business owners are finding it difficult to make a profit with the high electricity rates in Ontario. In November 2016 the Ontario Energy Board announced business owners will have to pay time-of-use rates which at peak

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Windsor’s low crime rate has become a pull for its real estate market

Windsor’s low crime rate has become a pull for its real estate market

🕔13:17, 3.Mar 2017

  By Grace Bauer Windsor’s first homicide of the year took place February 21, prompting the question of whether or not crimes such as this affect the city and its housing market. According to Sergeant Steve Betteridge, public information officer

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Shots Fired

🕔12:37, 3.Mar 2017

Shots were fired in the 1100 block  of Albert Road. The incident occurred on March 1. No one was hurt,however shots did hit a Windsor resident’s home. At this time investigators believe this was not random. Anyone with information is

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