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Gibson Gallery presenting “Student Pix” through May 7

River Town Times editor Ron Giofu was one of three judges for the Gibson Gallery's "Student Pix" exhibit, which runs through May 7.

Photography from Greater Essex County District School Board students on exhibit

Live History group planning performances at Fort Malden National Historic Site of Canada

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There will be three performances May 6 and two more May 7

Ribbon cut for new laundromat

Mayor Aldo DiCarlo (left) cuts the ribbon at the Amherstburg Laundromat. At right is owner Luigi DiPierdomenico.

Mayor Aldo DiCarlo joined owner Luigi DiPierdomenico and his staff at the Amherstburg Laundromat for the ribbon cutting

Amherstburg Fire Department honours retirees, long-serving members

Top (left to right)
Captain Brad Brush, Firefighter Rob Taylor, Firefighter Tom Morand, Captain Jerry Ferguson, Captain Frank Beaudoin, Captain Paul Bastien, Mayor Aldo DiCarlo, Essex MP Tracey Ramsey. Bottom (left to right)
Captain Rick Wismer, District Chief Ken Rose, Firefighter Brian Gibb, Firefighter Marcy Laframboise, Firefighter Ken Tytgat, Chief Al Reaume, Firefighter Rodney Ferriss.

Al Reaume retires as fire chief, Bruce Montone officially takes over

Sports

General Amherst now 2-0-1 after tie against Cardinal Carter

Emma Blanchette carries the ball upfield for the General Amherst Lady Gens in recent game action (RTT File Photo)

The Lady Gens got a late goal from Madison Salvati to salvage the tie

Bulldogs hit the road for a pair of boys soccer games

Donald LaChance heads the ball upfield during WECSSAA boys soccer action last Wednesday. General Amherst tied Assumption 0-0.

Amherst ties Assumption, wins in Belle River

The Ed Jovanovski Charity Golf Classic coming to Pointe West July 13

NHL all-star and Olympic gold medalist Ed Jovanovski scrums with the press at Pointe West Golf Club Tuesday, April 18.  Jovanovski announced his partnership with Amherstburg Chevrolet Buick GMC to bring about the first annual Ed Jovanovski charity golf tournament.

Golf tournament will raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society to support its breast cancer research

AMHA hands out awards in both travel and house league divisions

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The organization also took the time to thank the many volunteers and coaches who helped make the 2016-17 hockey season happen