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Health officials discuss super hospital

Health officials discuss super hospital

🕔15:00, 15.Feb 2013

By Shaun Garrity   Officials and provincial politicians are working to merge the city’s two hospitals.   A press conference held Feb. 12 at the Tayfour campus of Windsor Regional Hospital discussed a long-term vision for all health institutions to

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U.S ban lifted for women on front lines

🕔14:41, 15.Feb 2013

The ban of women on the front lines has been lifted in the U.S. by the Obama administration. On Jan. 25, U.S. Secretary of Defense announced that women troops are allowed to serve combat on the front lines. The ban

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Joining the Canadian Forces anything but simple

Joining the Canadian Forces anything but simple

🕔14:39, 15.Feb 2013

For centuries the Canadian Forces have served and aided other countries in the fight for freedom. The process to serve the Canadian Forces is not always simple. The Windsor Regiment has been operational within the city for 55 years. In

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AGW lets you know your neighbours

AGW lets you know your neighbours

🕔14:24, 15.Feb 2013

By: Murad Erzinclioglu   The Art Gallery of Windsor is offering the community a chance to explore the connection between border cities around the globe.   Border Cultures: Part One (homes, land) is the current art show at the AGW.

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Family Aquatic Complex to bring educational activities

Family Aquatic Complex to bring educational activities

🕔14:15, 15.Feb 2013

by Taylor Desjardins Windsorites can expect many educational activities to be held at Family Aquatic Complex being built downtown. Patricia Lewis, the corporate marketing and communications officer for the City of Windsor said the facility will have many swimming lessons,

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Pope Benedict XVI resigns

Pope Benedict XVI resigns

🕔13:49, 15.Feb 2013

By Sean Previl While many people around the world were surprised with the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, speculation has now turned to how he will be succeeded. Father William Riegel, pastor of Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Parish, said

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Where’s the one per cent?

Where’s the one per cent?

🕔13:27, 15.Feb 2013

by Rick Dawes A local artist who attended the City of Windsor’s Cultural Summit at the McKenzie Hall Cultural Centre Feb. 13 is questioning why the city hasn’t set aside one per cent of municipal construction costs to purchase local

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Author debuts new book in Amherstburg

Author debuts new book in Amherstburg

🕔12:45, 15.Feb 2013

By Jolene Perron An Amherstburg resident is turning her enjoyed hobby into a career option. Robin Martin-Duttmann, 44, is waiting on the shipment of her children’s book Zoo on the Moon. She wrote the book 17 years ago, she said,

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Getting dirty in Detroit

Getting dirty in Detroit

🕔12:36, 15.Feb 2013

By Maciejka Gorzelnik Art enthusiasts checked their inhibitions at the door Feb. 8 as they walked into Bert’s Warehouse in Detroit for opening night of this year’s Dirty Show. Now in its fourteenth year, the Dirty Show has become one

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Black artists showcased in art exhibition

🕔12:02, 15.Feb 2013

By Marissa DeBortoli Many local art lovers have been attending the on-going sixth annual Artists of Colour exhibition at the Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre. Artists of Colour, a non-profit art group created in 2008, showcases black artists’ talent in an

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Police blotter Feb. 13

🕔18:41, 13.Feb 2013

By Sean Previl Windsor Police Service are asking for assistance in locating two men involved in a recent assault. Two men allegedly confronted a 21-year-old male and his friend in Remington Park Feb. 12 in an attempted robbery. The alleged

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Police blotter Feb. 12

🕔17:27, 12.Feb 2013

In a period spanning Feb 8-12, Windsor Police Service: • Answered 1102 calls to emergency 911 phone lines • Responded to 249 calls to 911 requiring police attendance • Handled 948 calls for service, dispatched or officer-initiated • Issued 136

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Police blotter Feb. 8

🕔17:53, 8.Feb 2013

by Sean Previl In a 24-hour period spanning Feb 7-8, Windsor Police Service: • Answered 289 calls to emergency 911 phone lines • Responded to 88 calls to 911 requiring police attendance • Handled 311 calls for service, dispatched or

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Enrollment numbers on the rise at St. Clair College

Enrollment numbers on the rise at St. Clair College

🕔14:43, 8.Feb 2013

By Y. Murad Erzinclioglu Enrollment may be down at the University of Windsor but the number of students at St. Clair College continues to rise. Over the past decade enrollment at the college has steadily increased year after year. In

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Colasanti’s has third annual craft show

Colasanti’s has third annual craft show

🕔14:33, 8.Feb 2013

by Hailey Trealout Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens opened its doors for their third annual craft show Feb. 2. An attendance of 60 local venders filled the halls of the venue, displaying their homemade merchandises. The craft show was run by Ashley

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Paczki worth the wait

Paczki worth the wait

🕔14:24, 8.Feb 2013

by James Zimmerman Fat Tuesday brings a familiar treat to Windsorites once a year and bakeries prepare weeks before to deliver the sweet stuff. Paczki are a popular treat for Windsorites to eat on Fat Tuesday. Traditionally, the reason for

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U of W president outlines strategic plan

U of W president outlines strategic plan

🕔14:20, 8.Feb 2013

By Tom Morrison   The president of the University of Windsor wants to attract more students by making enrollment more appealing for new students and finding ways to promote ongoing developments at the school. University president Alan Wildeman addressed a

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Tim Hortons utilizes pennies

Tim Hortons utilizes pennies

🕔13:46, 8.Feb 2013

by Jolene Perron Tim Hortons across Essex County are giving residents an outlet for their pennies as they go out of circulation. Tim Hortons customers have possibly seen the donation boxes for Tim Hortons camps for years. The coffee shops

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An evening with Ray Robertson

An evening with Ray Robertson

🕔13:45, 8.Feb 2013

The University of Windsor’s newest writer-in-residence met with at a local book store to read from his latest book. Biblioasis hosted an evening with Ray Robertson Feb 5.Robertson read from his book David and later did a Q&A session. The

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Goyeau Street tunnel entrance

🕔13:33, 8.Feb 2013

by Mitchell Brandner Starting Feb. 11, Goyeau Street will become the new access point for the Windsor-Detroit tunnel. Local traffic will no longer have access to the section of Goyeau Street between Wyandotte Street and Park Street. “This is a

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