News

City Schedules and Shutdowns for August 1st Civic Holiday

City Schedules and Shutdowns for August 1st Civic Holiday

The civic holiday on Monday, Aug. 1 will create some schedule changes to municipal and utility services. Residents are reminded that all Kingston Transit buses are free all day on Saturday, July 30 to celebrate active transportation during the Princess St. Promenade. Downtown Princess Street will be closed for this Downtown Kingston! street festival from [...]

Variety of Factors Responsible for Collapse of Hydro Poles

Variety of Factors Responsible for Collapse of Hydro Poles

Kingston Utilities reports on the cause of the June 17th incident

Aurora Crystal Head Vodka Now Available in Ontario

Aurora Crystal Head Vodka Now Available in Ontario

New Aurora CHV bottles on LCBO shelves in limited supply

Releases

Work Begins on Memorial Centre Grandstands

Work Begins on Memorial Centre Grandstands

Repairs to the concrete grandstands begin July 27

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for July 25 to 31

Kingston Road Closures & Delays for July 25 to 31

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. Kingston Transit riders: find the up-to-date list of all detours/service alerts at CityofKingston.ca/residents/transit/service-alerts. For updates on Highway 401 construction [...]

Water Outage Planned for Westbrook July 26 and 27

Water Outage Planned for Westbrook July 26 and 27

Approximately 500 homes and businesses in Westbrook will be affected by a planned water outage from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 and Wednesday, July 27. Thursday, July 28 has been set as an alternate date, in case of weather or other unforeseen issues. The water outage is required to safely assess [...]

Entertainment

Public Invited to Meet a Baby Dinosaur Here in Kingston

Public Invited to Meet a Baby Dinosaur Here in Kingston

Proceeds of event to help grant Make-A-Wish for Kingston girl

Loving Spoonful to Host “The UnWasted Dinner” Culinary Contest

Loving Spoonful to Host “The UnWasted Dinner” Culinary Contest

Charity’s event will be held on Saturday, July 23rd in the University Club at Queen’s

Community Caring Celebration Features Live Music, BBQ, and Activities

Community Caring Celebration Features Live Music, BBQ, and Activities

Public invited to Lake Ontario Park on June 25th

Science & Tech

Twitter Spotlights Kingston Emergency Services in Top 10 List

Twitter Spotlights Kingston Emergency Services in Top 10 List

Emergency Responders recognized for Live Chat during Emergency Preparedness Week

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