News

Grand Opening of New Farmers Market in City’s West End

Grand Opening of New Farmers Market in City’s West End

Market will take place on Wednesdays until October 21st

Kingston Mayor Invites Public to Offer Well Wishes to Gord Downie

Kingston Mayor Invites Public to Offer Well Wishes to Gord Downie

Book available to message the singer between May 25 and June 10

$1,000,000 Lottery Ticket Purchased in Kingston Area

$1,000,000 Lottery Ticket Purchased in Kingston Area

Winner was one of LOTTO 6/49′s Guaranteed $1 Million Draws

Releases

Family and Children’s Services Summer Camp Fundraising Begins

Family and Children’s Services Summer Camp Fundraising Begins

$15,000 fundraising campaign to provide services & funding to send kids to summer camp

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for May 23 to 29

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for May 23 to 29

Please see below for a list of road construction projects and events expected to have an impact on traffic flow this week. Is construction coming to a street near you? 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. Kingston Transit riders: [...]

Tragically Hip: Singer Gord Downie has Terminal Cancer

Tragically Hip: Singer Gord Downie has Terminal Cancer

The Tragically Hip posted the following announcement on its website today: Hello friends. We have some very tough news to share with you today, and we wish it wasn’t so. A few months ago, in December, Gord Downie was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Since then, obviously, he’s endured a lot of difficult times, and [...]

Entertainment

Tragically Hip to Perform Final Tour Date in Kingston

Tragically Hip to Perform Final Tour Date in Kingston

Canada-wide tour begins in Victoria, BC on July 22nd

The Tragically Hip Receive Honorary Degrees (Video)

The Tragically Hip Receive Honorary Degrees (Video)

Band member gives commencement speech for graduating class at Queen’s University

2016 “Movies in the Square” Films Announced

2016 “Movies in the Square” Films Announced

Free outdoor movie nights this summer in Springer Market Square

Science & Tech

Kingston’s Novelis to Supply Aluminum for 2016 Cadillac CT6

Kingston’s Novelis to Supply Aluminum for 2016 Cadillac CT6

Local plant will be supplying GM’s Detroit-Hamtramck factory in Detroit, Michigan

Queen’s University Develops Holographic Flexible Smartphone

Queen’s University Develops Holographic Flexible Smartphone

Human Media Lab creates Holoflex, the world’s first holographic flexible smartphone

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