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Amherstburg Garden Tour in full bloom

How does Amherstburg’s Garden Tour grow? Bigger and more beautiful – especially this year.

Marking its 30-year anniversary, the popular annual event has applied to the Communities in Bloom (CIB) provincial edition. 217 more words


Ministry of Labour investigates Amherstburg fire department

The Ministry of Labour has launched an investigation into internal health and safety complaints filed against the Amherstburg fire department.

Ministry spokesman William Lin confirmed Tuesday the ministry received a complaint Feb. 143 more words


Amherstburg council turns down request to hold festival in Navy Yard Park

Amherstburg councillors on Monday declined to entertain the idea of allowing a local event promoter to use the town’s riverfront King’s Navy Yard Park for a summertime festival. 386 more words


Insurance concerns sink Watercraft Ride for Dad

Organizers for the Watercraft Ride for Dad have pulled the plug on the annual event in the wake of concerns over liability coverage.

The ride was slated for June 27 on the waterfront along LaSalle and Amherstburg. 496 more words


Boaters furious with owners as Ranta Marina closes with fate unknown

Dozens of boaters are furious after paying deposits of up to $500 each at Amherstburg’s Ranta Marina, which has been closed down because of unpaid bills and faces an uncertain future. 723 more words


Mystery bomb found to be harmless practice bomb from Second World War

A bomb scare that forced the evacuation of the Royal Canadian Legion in Amherstburg Wednesday afternoon turned out to be a deactivated smoke bomb from the Second World War. 380 more words


Amherstburg CAO to lead move toward countywide integrity commissioner

Essex County municipalities could share an integrity commissioner among them, Amherstburg CAO John Miceli revealed at a town council meeting Tuesday night.

Miceli was introducing the town’s new Code of Conduct for Members of Council, and was questioned about the cost of an integrity commissioner. 378 more words