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High School Graduation Rate Surpasses Provincial Average

High School Graduation Rate Surpasses Provincial Average

LDSB graduation rate 7% higher than four years ago

Rideau Heights Apartments Sell for $21.2 Million

Rideau Heights Apartments Sell for $21.2 Million

Sale includes 7 Conacher Drive and Virginia Street properties

Chez Piggy Restaurant Receives OHI Gold Award

Chez Piggy Restaurant Receives OHI Gold Award

Kingston’s own Chez Piggy restaurant was honoured last night at the 26th annual Ontario Hostelry Gold Awards in the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto. At the event, Chez Piggy owner Zoe Yanovsky and Executive Chef, Ian Arthur, received the Ontario Hostelry Institute (OHI) Gold Award for “Independant Restaurateur” . Chez Piggy was founded in 1979, when [...]

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Family and Children’s Services Achieves Major Milestone

Family and Children’s Services Achieves Major Milestone

The Children’s Aid Society now has 40 percent fewer kids in care than 10 years ago

Kingston Police Investigate Home Invasion

Kingston Police Investigate Home Invasion

Incident occurred at a residence on Connaught St at Third Ave

Explore Sport vs. Science at the Pump House Steam Museum

Explore Sport vs. Science at the Pump House Steam Museum

Fun for the whole family – explore the relationship between sports and science & technology

Entertainment

Meet Mario Andretti in Kingston this Thursday

Meet Mario Andretti in Kingston this Thursday

Free event is a chance to meet the racing legend

Bryan Adams Seeks Creative Fan from the 1990s

Bryan Adams Seeks Creative Fan from the 1990s

Singer asks social media followers to help track down gift maker

Homegrown Live Music Festival to Feature Over 100 Musicians

Homegrown Live Music Festival to Feature Over 100 Musicians

Event to raise funds for the Joe Chithalen Memorial Musical Instrument Lending Library

Science & Tech

Cogeco Launches Free Wi-Fi Hotspots in Kingston

Cogeco Launches Free Wi-Fi Hotspots in Kingston

Access 100 free Wi-Fi network hotspots in Kingston

Kingston-Built Bombardier Trains Arriving in B.C.

Kingston-Built Bombardier Trains Arriving in B.C.

According to Vancity Buzz, the first Bombardier Innovia Metro 300 train cars for the Vancouver SkyTrain system have begun to arrive in Burnaby, BC. A total of seven trains, equaling 28 cars, were ordered by TransLink in 2012 for $90.7-million to expand the fleet’s capacity. According to TransLink, four trains were built at the Bombardier [...]

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