The organizer behind an Emancipation Day event in London says he hopes to keep growing the annual commemoration. Read More
‘We shouldn’t have to be fighting for this’
Work to revitalize a “forgotten” area of Owen Sound’s downtown that had been planned for this year is being pushed to 2023. The city is reassessing the work and plans to re-tender Phase 2 of its Downtown River Precinct to upgrade the 900 block of 1st Avenue East after only one bid came in that […]
The London region may be a “player” in provincial government talks to land another large-scale electric vehicle battery plant, expected to be announced by year’s end, automotive industry experts say. The Ontario government is in talks with several electric vehicle battery manufacturers to open another plant in this province, as automakers move fast to assemble […]
Dennis George was clearly unhappy he wasn’t in a London courtroom. Instead, he was seated in a program room at the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre with his arms crossed while he waited for the next chapter of his dangerous offender hearing with Superior Court Justice Bruce Thomas. There is a major outbreak of COVID-19 at the […]
Volunteers are hoping to restore the shoreline to reinforce it against any future high water or high wind events.
Tenants’ rights groups in London are blasting city hall for saying it won’t make public the results of an investigation into a near-deadly fire at a crowded student bungalow in the city’s northeast. “I think it is shameful, frankly,” said Jordan Smith, a local leader of ACORN Canada. “We can’t get anything done if we […]