Monthly Archives: September 2010

Top Valu

September 8, 2010
Top Valu

This is one I’ve been meaning to post for a little while. The other week, while heading out to the east side, I came upon this corner, and was shocked to find a pile of rubble. The Top Valu car wash and gas station has been wiped from the landscape. Any Eastsiders out there...

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Campus Of The Future

September 6, 2010
Campus Of The Future

Every once in a while I come across a postcard that makes me wonder just what someone was thinking. Someone’s blurry out of focus shot of a model on a table turned into a postcard. The caption on the back of this one reads: Scale Model of “Campus of the Future” UNIVERSITY OF WINDSOR...

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Ottawa Street & Langlois – 1940′s

September 3, 2010
Ottawa Street & Langlois – 1940′s

Happy Friday, once again, we’ve got an old Windsor Photo to look at. This old shot was taken by Sid Lloyd, Windsor’s pre-eminent commercial photographer of the 1930′s, 1940′s and 1950′s. Each and every one of his photographs were works of art. The man had an amazing eye. Today we’re casting a glance towards...

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Stairs and Posts…

September 1, 2010
Stairs and Posts…

A few random things from around town over the last few days… New stairs are on their way to the Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue on Gilles Boulevard. It’s an amazing building. If you’ve never been inside, it will be part of Doors Open on September 26th, so make sure you add it to you list...

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