Monthly Archives: October 2010

Essex County Court House

October 29, 2010
Essex County Court House

Happy Friday once again! Another weekend is upon us, and it’s time for another old photo. Up today is a great old photo dated November 8, 1920. This one showing The then Essex County Court House, better known today as Mackenzie Hal. Mackenzie Hall was built in 1855 and was designed by Detroit architect...

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St. Mary’s Academy – 1975

October 27, 2010
St. Mary’s Academy – 1975

Today’s post kicks off a new feature as I am proud to unveil a new category, The Bob Baillargeon collection. Bob who’s now a Windsor ex-pat, grew up down here, and spent many years as a photo journalist. Bob has been slowly going though his vast photographic collection, and has recently been spending some...

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2010 Election Results

October 25, 2010
2010 Election Results

A few surprises last night… Most incumbents were returned with the exception of Ward 5, where Ken Lewenza, Jr. was shown the door by voters, and over in Ward 2, Incumbent Ron Jones, beat challenger John Elliott by 3 votes, that one will certainly be headed for a recount later today…. Full election results...

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Election Day

October 25, 2010
Election Day

POLLS ARE OPEN 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM Not much to say today, but get out and vote. Your actions today, will shape Windsor for the next four years. The last election had an embarrassing 38% voter turnout. That mean that out of every 10 people you pass on the street or at the...

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636 University Avenue West

October 25, 2010
636 University Avenue West

This old Arts & Crafts bungalow on University Ave. west, between Janette and Caron, always intrigued me. A throwback to the days when University was lined with residences all the to downtown. Sadly this house which was long neglected, and only used for storage, went up in flames this past Thursday night. The fire...

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