Setting themselves apart at Windsor’s comic book Syndicon

Setting themselves apart at Windsor’s comic book Syndicon

🕔12:54, 7.Apr 2017

More than 1,000 comic book fans from Ontario, Michigan and as far away as New Jersey attended the 3rd Annual Comic Book SyndiCon in Windsor. The event was organized by the Comic Book Syndicate and held April 2 at the

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St. Clair College students celebrate Canada’s birthday with 150 minutes of Art, Music, and Food

St. Clair College students celebrate Canada’s birthday with 150 minutes of Art, Music, and Food

🕔12:22, 7.Apr 2017

AS Canada turns 150 years old, the government, private citizens and many others are hosting a variety of events to celebrate the country’s sesquicentennial birthday year. Locally, public relations students from St. Clair College hosted 150 Minutes of Art, Music and

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St. Petersburg metro explosion death toll up to 14

🕔13:00, 4.Apr 2017

The following is a Storify exercise done in class by aggregating social media reaction and using it to tell a story about the St. Petersburg subway blast.   [View the story “St. Petersburg metro explosion death toll up to 14”

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Reaction to possibility Trump may face North Korea’s nuclear threat alone

Reaction to possibility Trump may face North Korea’s nuclear threat alone

🕔12:59, 4.Apr 2017

The following is a storify exercise aggregating social media reaction to an exclusive report from the Financial Times. It says Trump has said he would deal with North Korea with or without China’s help. Trump said during an interview with

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Massive fire in Point Pelee National Park

🕔12:53, 4.Apr 2017

The following is a Storify exercise done in class by aggregating social media reaction. This is how the community reacted to a huge fire at Point Pelee in late March 2017. [View the story “Massive fire in Point Pelee National

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Russia mourns after a deadly terrorist attack kills 14 and leaves many hospitalized

🕔12:51, 4.Apr 2017

The following is a Storify exercise done in class by aggregating social media reaction and using it to tell a story about the attack in Russia. [View the story “Terrorist attack in Russia kills 14 and leaves dozens injured” on

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Adult day care in Windsor giving caregivers a break at Dignified Day

Adult day care in Windsor giving caregivers a break at Dignified Day

🕔13:27, 31.Mar 2017

  A new program for adult supervision and care that started last fall is giving caregivers in Windsor a break. Last Saturday, the operations of Dignified Day hosted an open house to get the word out about their adult day-away

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Little Kickers pre-school soccer academy comes to Windsor-Essex

Little Kickers pre-school soccer academy comes to Windsor-Essex

🕔13:24, 31.Mar 2017

As interest in soccer continues to grow, there is now a chance for toddlers to learn the sport. Little Kickers Windsor-Essex County is offering soccer classes for children as young as 18 months. The classes started March 25 at Heritage

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Mismatched socks for Down syndrome awareness

Mismatched socks for Down syndrome awareness

🕔13:51, 24.Mar 2017

Windorites wore their craziest socks to support the Rock your Socks campaign, to increase awareness for those with Down syndrome. Stephanie Seguin, whose four-year-old daughter Hazel was born with Down syndrome, sees her daughter’s disability as a gift, not a

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Trump’s environmental budget cut “should wake Canadians up”: researcher

Trump’s environmental budget cut “should wake Canadians up”: researcher

🕔12:11, 24.Mar 2017

Home to the largest freshwater lakes on earth, Canada plays a pivotal role in protecting its water but U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent proposal to cut 31 per cent of the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget raises concerns. Initiated by the

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Canadian documentary brings attention to fisheries

Canadian documentary brings attention to fisheries

🕔11:55, 24.Mar 2017

  As a celebration of World Water Day, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup brought What Lies Below to Lakeshore Cinemas on Mar. 23. The Canadian documentary What Lies Below is a six-year project that features and is written by Lawrence

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World Water Day is upcoming

World Water Day is upcoming

🕔13:29, 20.Mar 2017

Wednesday is World Water Day. Planet Water Foundation leads World Water Day with the event called Project 24. It will provide 24 clean water systems to 24 communities in five different countries. That includes Colombia, India, Indonesia, Cambodia and the

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Windsor hosts OFSAA swimming championship for the second time

Windsor hosts OFSAA swimming championship for the second time

🕔11:28, 10.Mar 2017

By Sonia Koshy Almost 2,000 high school students flocked to the Windsor International and Aquatic Training Centre for the annual OFSAA swimming championship. The Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations organizes various sporting championships in Ontario. This year, the swim meet

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Windsor’s Chocolate Lover’s Brunch delights

Windsor’s Chocolate Lover’s Brunch delights

🕔10:26, 9.Mar 2017

Some of Windsor’s top bakeries competed in the 19th Annual Chocolate Lover’s Brunch held at the St. Clair Centre for the Arts. The brunch on March 5 was run by the VON (Victorian Order of Nurses) Windsor-Essex and, this year,

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The WSO hosted the concert about nursery rhyme for kids 

The WSO hosted the concert about nursery rhyme for kids 

🕔21:54, 8.Mar 2017

  The Windsor Symphony Orchestra is trying to reach out to even the youngest audiences. It hosted a concert for children called Fiddles and Riddles on Feb. 25. It was performed by the brass quintet on a Saturday morning. The

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St. Clair College announces MLB-sanctioned baseball program

St. Clair College announces MLB-sanctioned baseball program

🕔13:42, 5.Mar 2017

St. Clair College’s recent successes in men’s baseball are paying off. St. Clair vice-president Ron Seguin and assistant baseball coach Bernie Labute have announced a Major League Baseball affiliate program for the region. The St. Clair Green Giants will participate

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Neighbourhood facing tire slashing

Neighbourhood facing tire slashing

🕔13:25, 3.Mar 2017

People in one Windsor neighborhood say they are being targeted by vandals. Four residents found their tires slashed on Church Street around 2:30 a.m. on Feb 20, according to Margelaina Gagne, a house owner on the street. One home owner

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Sales drop on Valentine’s Day

Sales drop on Valentine’s Day

🕔14:15, 17.Feb 2017

  Some Windsor businesses are reporting weak sales on their Valentine’s Day specials. The owner of Janette Florist, Brandy Sullivan, said sales this year are not as good as last year, but roses were still in high demand on Valentine’s

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Lifetimes celebrates Valentine’s Day in different ways

Lifetimes celebrates Valentine’s Day in different ways

🕔14:10, 17.Feb 2017

It is not only young people who celebrate Valentine’s Day. Lifetime, a retirement home on Riverside Drive, held a Valentine’s Tea and Sweets Day for about 200 people, according to Kim Fralick, the director of community relations. This event was

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LGBTQ students at University of Windsor open up about mental health struggles

LGBTQ students at University of Windsor open up about mental health struggles

🕔13:58, 17.Feb 2017

  Some University of Windsor students are hoping to change the existing stigma around the LGBTQ community and mental illness. Students hosted an LGBTQ and mental health themed open mic night at Vanier Hall. On Feb. 16, all attendees were given a creative

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