Monthly Archives: November 2005

Photo Du Jour – November 30, 2005 – Patricia St. House – Then & Now

November 30, 2005
Photo Du Jour – November 30, 2005 – Patricia St. House – Then & Now

Here is the front lawn after a family wedding in the late 1920′s Here is the same view today Here is a full view today And another older view. These older photos are courtesy of John Stefani, who’s Great-Grandparent’s owned the house in the 1920′s. According to the family, the house is a design...

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Photo Du Jour – November 28, 2005 – Why?

November 28, 2005
Photo Du Jour – November 28, 2005 – Why?

This past summer I noticed this sign on the Marquee of the old Madison Theater. Now my question is why? What made it easier to buy paint to paint over the signs, than to simply take the signs down?

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Photo Du Jour – November 25, 2005 – Nick’s Gaslight Lounge

November 25, 2005
Photo Du Jour – November 25, 2005 – Nick’s Gaslight Lounge

At Bagley & Grand River sits Nick’s Gaslight Lounge. I’ve always been fascinated with that little building, it seems so out of place. Tell me a story? What’s the history of the place? How long has Nick been there?

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Photo Du Jour – November 23, 2005 – Packing Up?

November 23, 2005
Photo Du Jour – November 23, 2005 – Packing Up?

As almost everyone in the region knows, Daimler Chrysler’s Canadian Headquarters are located in downtown Windsor, directly across the river from the RenCen and G.M. Front door of DCX’s Canadian HQ. Located in Windsor since the early 1920′s. I awoke this morning to grab my newspaper only to be greeting by the following story:...

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Photo Du Jour – November 21, 2005 – Holy Cross Church, Delray

November 21, 2005
Photo Du Jour – November 21, 2005 – Holy Cross Church, Delray

With all the recent talk about a new bridge crossing through Delray, it would seem that very little thought has been given to the Delray neighborhood. Everyone is quick to say that Delray is the perfect location, but what about the historic architecture that is there? Has any though been given to Holy Cross?...

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