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December 2012 Archives

Korda Productions in Windsor is staging a Chistmas Panto - Alladin.

Our theatre reviewer Mark LeFebvre saw Korda Productions Panto - Alladin.
last weekend and tell's what he thought.
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Nothing like a good book or two under the tree at Christmas.

The Bridge's Book Panel convenes this afternoon with their suggestions for the young reader on your Christmas list.
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Windsor has won the bid to host the 2016 FINA World Swimming championships in 2016.

Windsor does not have a swimming pool that fits the needs of FINA organizers so we'll be building a temporary pool that will be installed at the WFCU Centre.
No one can really measure the benefit these games will bring to the city.
City Councillor Bill Marra represents Ward 8.
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The Bridge's Book Panel convenes this afternoon with their suggestions for the adult reader on your list.

Books make great gifts...no surprise there.
And considering that every two weeks for the past year the Bridge's Book Panel has been reviewing new books, we figured that's one great resource for those looking for literary gift suggestions.
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There's an organization that has the mission of getting food - FRESH food - to the needy in our region year-round.

Forgotten Harvest is an organization that solves the problem of how to get fresh food into the mouths of the less fortunate.
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Aboriginal Health Care Workers

Two new cancer care positions at the Windsor Regional Hospital will focus on First Nations communities.
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A 12-year-old John Campbell student donated hundreds of coats, mittens, and canned goods to the downtown mission today.

Alexis Drouillard is a Grade 7 student at John Campbell Public School in Windsor.
And, earlier today, she donated hundreds of coats, mittens, canned goods....you name it....to the downtown mission.
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Windsor's Daniel Victor is bringing his musical discovery, Bed of Stars to the Phog Lounge tomorrow night.

Daniel Victor got a tape from a young Evan Conrad back in 2006 and since then, the two have been working on songs that can now be heard under the banner of Bed of Stars on a new EP to be released next spring. Tomorrow night, Evan Conrad and Bed of Stars is playing Windsor's Phog Lounge.
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