Aastha Shetty

CBC journalist

Aastha Shetty can be reached via email aastha.shetty@cbc.ca or by tweeting her at @aastha_shetty

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Windsor-Essex paramedics push through 2 Code Blacks in a week

On Tuesday and Wednesday night, there was a roughly 10 to 15 minute period of time with no ambulances to respond to 911 calls immediately.

Dining out will take a bigger bite out of your wallet

Essentials like meat, dairy and oil now cost more -- pushing local bars and restaurants to adapt.
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These pieces helped a crochet artist from Windsor win a $10,000 Fluevog Shoes grant

Alexandria Masse has won $10,000 to help her create a trio of pieces inspired by her Chinese heritage.
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Windsor poet documents her transition in a series of Haibun

Skylar Kay's new book, Transcribing Moonlight, documents her coming of age story as a trans woman.
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Windsor international students say they're struggling to find enough work, make ends meet

International students move to Windsor attracted by the promise of opportunity and a better life. But for many, the rising cost of living — coupled with limited part-time job opportunities — is proving to be a challenge.
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This Black mother-daughter team is being recognized for their contributions to tech

Maxine Ebegbuzie-Shelton and Nwanneka Baraka are hoping to inspire a new generation of Black women in tech.

This woman is helping those fleeing Ukraine consider their options in Windsor

A local immigration firm is offering services for free to people fleeing Ukraine to help them learn about their options in Canada.
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These Windsor-Essex residents want to help Ukrainians with supplies, skills and somewhere to stay

Natalya Kachor, Michael Jaworiwsky and Carolyn Davies are WIndsor-Essex residents finding ways to help Ukrainians persisting through a Russian invasion.
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Street Help brings on extra storage after experiencing overflow of donations, inventory

Street Help Windsor has been filled to the brim with community donations and daily inventory like cooking pots and disposable plates.
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What is Paczki Day? These locals taste the Windsor delicacy for the first time

Windsor is home to many new residents, many of who have never tried a paczki before — until now.

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