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Stella Maris gives St. Bernard School students and parents a look at their new home

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Teachers from both schools were on hand with Stella Maris principal Sophie DiPaolo and St. Bernard principal Marisa Wismer greeting students and parents as they entered

Three Amherstburg volunteers among those honored by Families First

Families First Funeral Homes recognized volunteers from Windsor-Essex County May 4 as part of its 20th anniversary. Three volunteers that were recognized came from Amherstburg - Karen Usher, Beryl Rogers Perz and John McDonald.

Karen Usher, Beryl Rogers Perz and John McDonald were the three Amherstburg residents recognized during the ceremony

Local women part of cancer fighting campaign

Robin Martin-Duttmann poses the same way she did for the “This One’s for the Girls” photo shoot. The campaign is presented by the Windsor Cancer Centre Foundation and is to raise awarenss and funding for cancer treatment and research for local women.

For more information on the campaign, visit www.thisonesforthegirls.ca

“Amherstburg, You’ll Love it Here” movement aims for more momentum

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A movement to promote Amherstburg started by a local real estate agent and a committee he has formed is looking to gain momentum

Sports

Two parades in Amherstburg this Saturday

The 2015 baseball parade marches down Richmond St. The 2016 parade is May 7 at 10 a.m.

Amherstburg Minor Baseball parade at 10 a.m., Amherstburg Minor Hockey holding another parade at 1 p.m.

Lady Gens improve record to 3-1-1 on WECSSAA soccer season

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The Lady Gens opened the week with a 2-2 tie with the Kennedy Clippers at the Libro Centre and returned home Thursday where they scored a 2-1 win over Cardinal Carter

Amherstburg native enjoying his new post-NHL playing career

Kevin Westgarth address the crowd during “Kevin Westgarth Day” at the Libro Centre in 2012. Westgarth is now employed by the NHL.

Kevin Westgarth’s NHL journey has now landed him in the league’s front office and he is enjoying his new role

General Amherst shines at 11th Lancer Prep Invitational

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Two meets this week for Amherst track and field team