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    Toledo to vote on granting rights to Lake Erie

    Toledo to vote on granting rights to Lake Erie


    The Feb. 26 vote asks voters to add a 'Lake Erie Bill of Rights' into the city's...

    The Feb. 26 vote asks voters to add a 'Lake Erie Bill of Rights' into the city's charter.

    How criminals are using the low-interest credit card scam to steal your identity

    How criminals are using the low-interest credit card scam to steal your identity


    It starts with what sounds like a promising phone call: For a one-time fee, you can lower the interest rate on your credit card. But the person on the other end of the line isn't with your bank or credit card company. And what they're really after is...

    It starts with what sounds like a promising phone call: For a one-time fee, you can lower the interest rate on your credit card. But the person on the other end of the line isn't with your bank or credit card company. And what they're really after is your identity.

    Artist-in-residence program run by the City of Windsor enters 'research stage'

    Artist-in-residence program run by the City of Windsor enters 'research stage'


    The city is researching how to bring an artist-in-residence program to the municipality — and painter Asaph Maurer believes it could help put WIndsor on the "artistic...

    The city is researching how to bring an artist-in-residence program to the municipality — and painter Asaph Maurer believes it could help put WIndsor on the "artistic map."

    Windsor women petitioning for safe zones against abortion protesters at city hospital

    Windsor women petitioning for safe zones against abortion protesters at city hospital


    A pair of Windsor women have launched a petition calling on Windsor Regional Hospital to apply for and enforce bubble-zone protection under the Safe Access to Abortion Services...

    A pair of Windsor women have launched a petition calling on Windsor Regional Hospital to apply for and enforce bubble-zone protection under the Safe Access to Abortion Services Act.

    Crosswalk proposal moves for council approval despite not making the list

    Crosswalk proposal moves for council approval despite not making the list


    Almost 100 neighbourhood residents and one city councillor are hoping for a signalized crosswalk for pedestrians and cyclists at Cabana Road and Karen...

    Almost 100 neighbourhood residents and one city councillor are hoping for a signalized crosswalk for pedestrians and cyclists at Cabana Road and Karen Street.

    'All language should survive': Bangladesh flag raised for International Mother Language Day

    'All language should survive': Bangladesh flag raised for International Mother Language Day


    "Every two weeks, one language from the planet is getting lost," said Saiful Bhuiyan, president of the Bangladesh Association in Windsor. "When a language gets lost it takes away the culture and heritage from that...

    "Every two weeks, one language from the planet is getting lost," said Saiful Bhuiyan, president of the Bangladesh Association in Windsor. "When a language gets lost it takes away the culture and heritage from that culture."

    Infrastructure minister announces no tolls for cyclists on Gordie Howe Bridge

    Infrastructure minister announces no tolls for cyclists on Gordie Howe Bridge


    Hon. Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne met with Windsor community leaders Thursday to discuss the Gordie Howe Bridge project. One surprise announcement was the plan to not charge tolls for...

    Hon. Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne met with Windsor community leaders Thursday to discuss the Gordie Howe Bridge project. One surprise announcement was the plan to not charge tolls for cyclists.

    Ontario musician becomes drum tutor on Oscar-nominated film

    Ontario musician becomes drum tutor on Oscar-nominated film


    If Boheiman Rhapsody wins Best Picture at this Sunday's Academy Awards, don't be surprised if one of the film's actors gets up on stage and thanks a Chatham, Ont. man for showing him how to impersonate the drummer of...

    If Boheiman Rhapsody wins Best Picture at this Sunday's Academy Awards, don't be surprised if one of the film's actors gets up on stage and thanks a Chatham, Ont. man for showing him how to impersonate the drummer of Queen.

    Committee recommends deferral of west-end bus terminal relocation

    Committee recommends deferral of west-end bus terminal relocation


    The city's Environment, Transportation and Public Safety Standing Committee recommends the west-end bus terminal relocation project be deferred. The item still needs to go to council for final...

    The city's Environment, Transportation and Public Safety Standing Committee recommends the west-end bus terminal relocation project be deferred. The item still needs to go to council for final approval.

    Like Smart Serve, but for cannabis: Ontario unveils mandatory retail pot training certificate

    Like Smart Serve, but for cannabis: Ontario unveils mandatory retail pot training certificate


    The CannSell certificate will be mandatory for all managers, employees and licence holders planning to work in one of the province's 25 brick-and-mortar pot shops when they open their doors on April...

    The CannSell certificate will be mandatory for all managers, employees and licence holders planning to work in one of the province's 25 brick-and-mortar pot shops when they open their doors on April 1.