August is more deadly for driving than any other month, provincial police say, as a recent string of fatal collisions in Southwestern Ontario brings this year’s total to 59. Read More
Construction is ramping up at London’s permanent supervised drug-use facility on York Street, as the program prepares to move from its temporary King Street site to a trailer on the under-construction property at the end of the month. Crews began work last week at 446 York St., a former music store across from the Men’s […]
The seemingly endless process of crafting, negotiating and passing the infrastructure legislation is over.
The bill topped out at a trillion dollars, and $1 billion of that funding is coming to the Great Lakes region for continued restoration of the lakes. That’s in addition to the ongoing federal funding of over $300 million annually the lakes have received since 2010.
Expropriation, tax penalties, “proactive rezoning” in London’s downtown. It all spells one thing. City council is getting desperate. A unanimous vote Tuesday to charge ahead with a core area vacancy strategy led to a debate among city politicians about how to encourage revitalization and penalize those holding the area back. Calling downtown London’s “calling card,” […]
If you needed more proof London’s housing market is in full correction mode, the number of homes sold in November hit a 10-year low while the average selling price dropped for the ninth straight month. Only 451 homes were sold in November across the London area that includes Strathroy, St. Thomas and portions of Elgin […]
One person sustained serious injuries in a collision involving a propane delivery truck and a passenger vehicle on Highway 21 in Bruce Township on Jan. 27. Around 12:45 p.m., South Bruce OPP officers along with members of Kincardine Fire and Emergency Services and Bruce County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded to the scene of the […]
The average homeowner in Owen Sound will pay an additional $36 in annual property taxes this year if the city’s proposed budget is passed in March, the lowest increase in over a decade. Owen Sound city council met earlier this week for two days of discussions regarding the draft operating budget and capital spending plan. […]