Ricardo Veneza

Born and raised in Leamington, Ricardo landed his first news job at AM800 in Windsor after attending the broadcast-journalism program at Fanshawe College in London. He spent time in newsrooms in Alberta and British Columbia before returning to Windsor-Essex and joining the BlackburnNews.com team. Email Ricardo Veneza More Articles

New Catholic School Concering Some

A St. Jules Catholic Elementary School parent is disappointed the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board is closing Our Lady of Lourdes elementary and moving towards building a new school at the St. Bernard elementary site.

Leamington Council holds a special meeting to discuss operating hours for local OPP station on March 31, 2014. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

Hour Change Saving Leamington Money

Leamington’s Mayor says saving money and job security are the keys in council’s decision to move away from 24/7 operating hours at the local OPP detachment.

Traffic will once again be reduced to one lane in each direction on Walker at the Expressway for construction.

EC Row Ramp Closing

The E.C. Row eastbound off-ramp onto Huron Church Rd. is set for a two-month closure starting April 1 as construction continues on the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway.

Fishing Targets Set

The Lake Erie Committee is recommending less yellow perch and more walleye be caught in 2014.

The Leamington Flyers host the Chatham Maroons in Game 3 of their GOJHL West Final on March 30, 2014. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

Flyers Take Game 3

A wild Game 3 in Leamington with the Flyers coming out on top over the Chatham Maroons 5-4 in the GOJHL West Final.