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Amherstburg Heroes celebrate 10th anniversary

Years ago, Michelle Jones-Rousseau was like most parents, keen to find something for her teenage son that would get him up and out of the house. 615 more words

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Prank spoils sportsmanship between Amherstburg, Blenheim hockey teams

A taunting prank — and ensuing ugliness on social media — has led to the expulsion of a person from the Amherstburg Admirals hockey organization. 369 more words

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Move to have Amherstburg elect councillors by ward put on back burner

A move to have Amherstburg councillors elected by wards rather than the current at-large system was put on the back burner for a year Monday night, but the man behind the motion says the issue isn’t going away. 416 more words

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New Amherstburg Police Services Board Tight-Lipped About Legal Fees

In a previous post, I set out a chronology of my ignored request to the previous Amherstburg Police Services Board for the legal cost to the board/taxpayer for the Board’s defence of an Ontario Human Rights Tribunal Application for age discrimination by Sgt. 118 more words

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Ward System Needed?

During the 2014 municipal election campaign, the burg watch invited readers to submit questions to the candidates, one of which was Question 28: Amherstburg seems to have an unusually high amount of staff for its size and population; do you think the town has grown to the point that a… 79 more words

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Trustee's Response To General Amherst And Barrier Free Access

This is a follow up to the previous post, Reader Asks About General Amherst And Barrier Free Access.

In an email to the PARC and school board trustee Ron Le Clair, I pointed out four references to the outdated “handicap” in the Review and that there is no mention of cost to ensure that GAHS is made barrier-free; I inquired if cost estimates would be obtained prior to a decision on the status of the school. 86 more words

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Reader Asks About General Amherst And Barrier Free Access

Sarah asked, “Do you think we should be fighting to keep the current building that houses Amherst open? Would we be able to make it barrier-free and accessible (not sure of the cost)? 203 more words

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