Windsor - Apr. 3, 2020: The order by the City of Windsor to temporarily close Devonshire Mall has been extended. This measure will remain in effect until 11:59 pm on April 19, 2020.
Only retailers selling essential items, Metro and Shoppers Drug Mart will remain open.
In addition, any restaurant facility licensed under the Liquor License Act, Buffalo Wild Wings, will provide take-out and delivery only. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Mar. 27, 2020: The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced additional new measures to support small businesses dealing with the economic impacts of the pandemic. These measures will help Canadian businesses protect the jobs that Canadians depend on, and pay their workers and bills during these difficult times. Today’s announcement is a part of the government’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, which already commits $107 billion in support to Canadians so they can buy groceries, pay rent, and care for their loved ones, and also supports businesses through this difficult time FULL STORY
Toronto - Mar. 18, 2020: Following today’s Provincial Government announcement, the LCBO will be reducing store hours across the province.
Beginning Thursday, March 19 all LCBO stores will operate from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. daily. This measure follows previous action taken to elevate store cleaning and sanitization protocols and increased prevention awareness amongst employees. FULL STORY
Toronto - Mar. 11, 2020: As part of its commitment to prepare people for jobs, the Ontario government is launching a review of its slate of training programs to ensure workers are developing the in-demand skills that employers are looking for.
The Workforce Development and Training Review, announced this afternoon by Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development Monte McNaughton, will include consultations with industry, employers and other partners who play a role in hiring, training and retraining talent. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 28, 2020: Today, WEtech Alliance released its “Tech Connect” report, the culmination of a seven-month exploration of the tech sector in the Windsor-Essex region made possible through the generous support of the Local Employment Planning Council led by Workforce WindsorEssex. Tech Connect is an initiative to determine how best to support the tech community to engage talent and employers. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 3, 2019: Windsor’s newest restaurant–pub is now open in downtown Windsor! Fionn MacCool’s is located at 430 Ouellette Avenue, at the new Four Points by Sheraton.
The Fionn's Pub history dates back to 1996 when the first pub opened its doors in Hamilton. Today locations span across five provinces, serving local communities from St John's, NFLD to Edmonton, Alberta. The Windsor location is the 43rd. FULL STORY
Cambridge - Apr. 29, 2019: Todd Smith, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, welcomed the announcement today that Toyota plans to produce a new compact luxury SUV at its Cambridge plant. Starting in 2022, Toyota will begin to produce the Lexus NX at its Cambridge plant, in both gasoline and hybrid versions. FULL STORY
Windsor - Apr. 23, 2019: Plan to recycle your electronics, bikes, clothing, tires, medication and so much more on Saturday, April 27th from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Use the easy drive-thru service on the north side of the mall’s parking lot near E.C. Row Expressway as Devonshire Mall and environmentally friendly community partners provide recycling options FULL STORY
Windsor - Apr. 8, 2019: The Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce encourages the Provincial Government to
take steps to address the level of Ontario debt in a prudent way such that any measures do not
adversely affect SMEs or limit investment in critical infrastructure, workforce development and
growth supporting industries and services, says Rakesh Naidu, WERCC President and CEO. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 25, 2019: KELCOM, a leading provider of business and
consumer communication solutions, celebrates its fiftieth year serving the community.
Starting in 1969 as a radio provider named KEL Communications, the company experienced
exponential growth. Since its start, the organization has expanded into a broad spectrum of
technology solutions, including telephone and data services, cellular telephones, security, 3D
printing, call centre services, internet, two-way radios, and much more. FULL STORY
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