News

CMHC: Kingston Housing Starts Rebound in 2015

CMHC: Kingston Housing Starts Rebound in 2015

According to a report released on Monday by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), total housing starts within the Kingston Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) are expected to see a strong rebound in 2015 to 810 units. The CMHC’s Spring Housing Market Outlook indicates that higher apartment starts – which is expected to reach a similar [...]

Mandarin Restaurant Now Open in Kingston

Mandarin Restaurant Now Open in Kingston

Manadarin Restaurants has announced that its much anticipated Kingston outlet is now open for business. Their newest restaurant, located at the Frontenac Mall on Bath Road (map), is the first Mandarin branch in Eastern Ontario and managed by Rita He, Eric Fang, Matthew Zhao (pictured). When the Kingston outlet was first revealed back in January, Mandarin President [...]

Orphan Goslings Seek Adoption by Mother Goose

Orphan Goslings Seek Adoption by Mother Goose

This morning, the Sandy Pines Wildlife Centre posted an appeal on their Facebook page, seeking the location of geese with goslings in the Napanee-Belleville-Kingston area. The Centre posted photos of two gosling orphans who need a family to join, as Canada Geese will readily adopt orphans introduced into their family (see video below). In operation [...]

Releases

FOUND: Kingston Police Seek Missing 8 Year Old Boy (Update)

FOUND: Kingston Police Seek Missing 8 Year Old Boy (Update)

Joshua Everett last seen riding his bicycle within the Cataraqui Woods Park

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for May 25 to 29

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for May 25 to 29

Please see below for a list of road construction projects and events expected to have an impact on traffic flow this week. See the entire 2015-18 infrastructure program at CityofKingston.ca/construction. For updates on Highway 401 construction visit the Ministry of Transportation’s website at roadinfo.mto.gov.on.ca or call 5-1-1. Traffic delays (construction) Expect delays on the following streets beginning Monday, [...]

Suicide Prevention Kayak Fundraiser Begins in Kingston

Suicide Prevention Kayak Fundraiser Begins in Kingston

Fundraiser begins at Kingston Yacht Club, Sunday May 24 at 10 am.

Entertainment

K-ROCK Centre Hosts Science Rendezvous

K-ROCK Centre Hosts Science Rendezvous

2015 Science Rendezvous may 9 from 10am to 3pm

Author Douglas Gardham at Chapters Book Store on Saturday

Author Douglas Gardham at Chapters Book Store on Saturday

Author will discuss his books from 1pm to 5pm at the March 21st event

Dan Aykroyd to be Featured At Restaurants Canada Show

Dan Aykroyd to be Featured At Restaurants Canada Show

On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, Dan Aykroyd will share secrets to food service and beverage success at The Restaurants Canada Show during the exclusive breakfast from 8:00 am to 9:45 pm. The Kingston area resident and other presenters will be at the Direct Energy Center in Toronto. The breakfast is an annual event that brings [...]

Science & Tech

KGH First in Ontario to Use GPS-like Technology in Cardiac Procedures

KGH First in Ontario to Use GPS-like Technology in Cardiac Procedures

400+ KGH cardiac patients expected to benefit from new technology

Synthetic Sperm Protein May Help Treat Male Infertility

Synthetic Sperm Protein May Help Treat Male Infertility

Discovery by Queen’s University Biomedical and Molecular Sciences Researcher

Queen’s Awarded $15 Million for Cancer Trials Collaborations

Queen’s Awarded $15 Million for Cancer Trials Collaborations

U.S. National Institutes of Health funding Clinical Trials Group at Queen’s University