Windsor couple charged after break-in at Tecumseh pizzeria

Windsor couple charged after break-in at Tecumseh pizzeria

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a 45-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman following a break-in to a Tecumseh pizzeria early Thursday morning. Windsor police observed a suspicious male in the vicinity of the Tecumseh Pizzeria in the 1600 block of Lesperance Road at approximately 5:45 a.m. The man was subsequently arrested and turned […]

Province supporting new technology, productivity and growth in greenhouse sector

Province supporting new technology, productivity and growth in greenhouse sector

Ontario is enhancing the competitiveness of the greenhouse sector by supporting the development of innovative new technologies, encouraging investments in greenhouse agriculture and boosting productivity. Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Jeff Leal made the announcement yesterday at Link Greenhouses in Bowmanville. New provincial support will help Ontario’s greenhouse sector maintain its leadership position […]

Ontario strengthens collective bargaining in education sector

Ontario strengthens collective bargaining in education sector

Ontario has strengthened its successful model for collective bargaining in the education sector by making it more flexible, transparent and consistent. Yesterday, the province passed amendments to the School Boards Collective Bargaining Act. Changes to the legislation – which governs collective bargaining in the education sector – include: Allowing collective agreements to be extended; Giving […]

Ontario launches 29 career studies pilot projects across province

Ontario launches 29 career studies pilot projects across province

Ontario is partnering with educators on 29 pilot projects across the province to revise the current career studies course and help students develop the skills they need to compete in the rapidly changing and highly competitive global economy. Education Minister Mitzie Hunter was at St. Mary Catholic Academy in Toronto today to announce the new […]

Windsor man charged with first degree murder in fatal shooting

Windsor man charged with first degree murder in fatal shooting

A 53-year-old Windsor man has been charged with first degree murder after a fatal shooting late Friday night. Police responded to a residence in the 900 block of Elsmere Avenue on March 18th at 12:01 a.m. Upon arrival, a 59-year-old man, who was suffering from a gunshot wound was located and transported to a local […]

More than half of Canadian managers annoyed by untidy workspaces

More than half of Canadian managers annoyed by untidy workspaces

More than half of Canadian senior managers (51 per cent) interviewed by staffing firm OfficeTeam said the most distracting or annoying aspect of employee workspaces is sloppiness or disorganization. Nineteen per cent of senior managers reported seeing an inappropriate or offensive item in an employee’s work area. Senior managers were asked, “Which one of the […]

Suspicious man reported near Leamington schools

Suspicious man reported near Leamington schools

Provincial police are investigating reports of a suspicious person at two schools in Leamington. The first incident occurred on February 28th at around 3:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Queen Elizabeth School, where a young boy was approached by a man in a white vehicle. Police say the man offered the child a ride. Another […]

Distracted driving deaths nearly triple in Ontario since last year

Distracted driving deaths nearly triple in Ontario since last year

Provincial police say the number of road deaths that involved an inattentive driver has dramatically risen over the first three months of the year. Distracted driving has claimed 11 lives so far this year – almost triple the number of deaths compared to this time last year (4). Deaths linked to this dangerous driving behaviour […]

Man dead, teen critically injured in crash north of London

Man dead, teen critically injured in crash north of London

A 69-year-old man died and a 16-year-old boy was critically injured in a crash north of London yesterday morning. Provincial police in Middlesex County, fire crews and EMS responded to a two vehicle head-on collision on Adelaide Road North, north of Fifteen Mile Road at 7:54 a.m. Police say a silver Dodge pickup truck travelling […]

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