Tags » Charlie Brooks

University prof wins Brooks' labour award

Brian Brown, a tireless advocate for improving rights and benefits for the Windsor University Faculty Association, is this year’s winner of the Charles E. Brooks community service award. 154 more words

Local News

EastEnders spoilers: Will Janine Butcher ever return? Charlie Brooks has her say

Janine Butcher is one of those EastEnders characters that fans would happily welcome back again and again but according to actress Charlie Brooks, we may have actually seen the last of the iconic Walford villain as she has ruled out a return. 230 more words

TV

Henderson's classless Unifor comments

Re: Bad timing for Chiodo to rain on city’s parade, column by Gord Henderson, May 14.

The Windsor Star has produced some class act reporters over the years. 203 more words

Letters

The Discount Hitman

Back in 2010 and 2011, my friend Andy Porwitzky and I collaborated on a short-lived series of one-shot webcomics called Awesome Adventures Comics. These comics have recently been recovered, and I intend to post them here over the next few weeks. 40 more words

Short Stories

Pathfinder: Origins #2

With Valeros having told his story in the previous issue, Pathfinder #2 brings us Kyra’s tale. Valeros interrupts the issue by expressing his concern that this is going to be a preachy religious screed. 37 more words

Fantasy

These 9 Fairy Tales are Darker Than You Think

Certain fairy tales have become so burned into our popular culture that it seems like kids are born already knowing how they end. However, relatively few people know how some of our most popular children’s stories actually go. 221 more words

Blogs

A Burning World: Remembering Dark Sun

Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Dungeons & Dragons had a pretty set flavor. Sure, there were variances between published settings such as the Known World, Greyhawk, Dragonlance, and the Forgotten Realms, but they were all variations on a Tolkienesque fantasy world where elves lived in forests, dragons sat on piles of gold, and halflings didn’t eat people. 20 more words

Fantasy