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

Joe Louis Arena, June 14, 2016. (Photo by Maureen Revait)

Farewell To The Joe

The Windsor Spitfires and the Saginaw Spirit hit the ice at Joe Louis Arena as part of the year-long send-off for the famous home of the Detroit Red Wings.

Kingsville's Ruthy Penner (right) and her husband Louis Philippe Lavoie (left) appear on an episode of CBC's Dragons' Den TV show aired November 30, 2016. (Photo courtesy Nooks Design via Instagram)

From Kingsville To The Dragons’ Den

A Kingsville native will be pitching her business to investors on CBC’s Dragons’ Den TV show tonight and there’s a big viewing party scheduled in the town eager see her on the small screen.

A vigil is held in Windsor along the waterfront on November 29, 2016 in honour of Cuban leader Fidel Castro after his death on November 25. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

Windsor Vigil Remembers Fidel Castro Warmly

Fidel Castro will be remembered fondly by some in Windsor with a few handfuls of people attending a vigil by the waterfront on Tuesday night to honour the Cuban revolutionary who died of illness last week.