Monthly Archives: January 2009

Reminder – Special Olympics Icewine Event

January 30, 2009

Don’t forget tomorrow – January 31st, the Special Olympics is holding an event at the Roundhouse…. Get out there and check it out, it should be good! Here’s the website: http://specialolympicswindsor2009.com/ Here’s the blog: http://blog.specialolympicswindsor2009.com/ ###################################################### ICEWINE AND DESSERT A SWEET COMBINATION FOR WINDSOR LCBO Offers a Warm Afternoon to Celebrate Winter’s Frosty Gift...

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Henkel Mansion

January 30, 2009
Henkel Mansion

Back in January 2007, I posted a photo of the Henkel Mansion in Ford City. I recently stumbled across this article in the Border Cities Star, dated September 5, 1925: New Ford Administration Building The magnificent building shown above, was until last spring, the Henkel Mansion in Ford City. With the extensive beautiful grounds...

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Time for a Shameless Plug…

January 29, 2009
Time for a Shameless Plug…

Shameless plug time…. Tonight at Tango – 4661 Wyandotte St. East, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm - Tango is a cool shop, along with its sister shop Magpie Antiques a few doors down towards Pilette. So come on by and browse the shop. While you’re there, I’m going to be in shop with...

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We Are Not Alone…

January 28, 2009
We Are Not Alone…

A little bit of a change today, as I send you over to a site I recently stumbled across. It’s always nice to know that we’re not alone, and not the only community who’s suffering though needless demolitions. A few photos from Vanishing St. Louis: Demolition of a commercial storefront row on Vandeventer at...

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St. Mary and St. Moses

January 27, 2009
St. Mary and St. Moses

Once again we take a look at one of the grand old churches in the city core. This one like Immaculate Conception, and St. Claire’s, were the victim’s of the Bishop’s “Great Church Purge of ’02™” Back in 2002, the Bishop of London, passed down word that some of Windsor’s oldest and most historic...

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