Posted on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10:26 AM
Local business leaders are wooing a big plant that could bring thousands of jobs to the region.
The Windsor-Essex Economic Development Corporation submitted a proposal this week for the plant that would make batteries for electric...
Posted on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10:14 AM
Essex council approves boutique motel, new housing development
Essex town council approved selling a piece of property in Colchester Monday to the owners of Kingsville’s Grove Hotel for a proposed $3.4-million boutique motel in Colchester.
The two-storey, 25-room retro-style motel will be located at 96 County Road 50 West near the intersection with Dunn Road.
“This aligns with the Colchester Improvement plan,” said James Flynn, who along with Kim Lewis own and operate...
Posted on Tuesday, March 09, 2021 09:23 AM
Over 40 Windsor-area companies and more than 15 from London were part of the wave of 302 firms to put forth proposals to be part of the bid to create the first all-Canadian, zero-emissions vehicle dubbed Project Arrow.
The request for proposals closed earlier this month and the project’s organizers at the Automobile Parts Manufacturers Association will now take the next 90 days to compile the list of required suppliers.
“We blew right through our RFP targets by...
Posted on Thursday, March 04, 2021 11:19 AM
The pandemic has chased many workers out of offices and into their homes to do their jobs, but top commercial real estate remains in demand in Windsor.
This week, a piece of prime city commercial property, the Class A Midtown Business Centre complex, sold in a $12.5-million deal between two local parties.
The buildings located at 2485-2491 Ouellette Avenue are home to the offices of the Workplace Safety & Insurance Board, global logistics company Expeditors, Comerica...
Posted on Monday, March 01, 2021 09:19 AM
Hiram Walker Distillery chosen for top recognition by Canadian Whisky Awards
Windsor’s Hiram Walker Distillery was named 2021 Distillery of the Year by the Canadian Whisky Awards.
In it’s 11th year, the Canadian Whiskey Awards recognize the best Canadian whiskies.
Winners are determined by an independent panel of nine whisky experts who have made significant contributions to understanding Canadian whisky, according to its website.
Using a blind tasting,...