A scaled-down proposal for a twin-tower residential development in London’s booming northwest won city council approval Tuesday, but still ran into political opposition. The developer, Highland Communities Ltd., shaved three storeys off each of the two towers, bringing them down to 17 from 20, but even that haircut to address neighbourhood opposition and city hall […]
Robert Charnock and Kenneth Wallis had lived beside each other peacefully at a Wharncliffe Road boarding house. Charnock, 42, who is on trial for second-degree murder, told a psychiatrist some months after Wallis’s death that he kind of felt sorry for his 56-year-old neighbour who moved in beside him in the spring of 2021. He […]
The union representing London police officers and civilian staffers has struck a deal on a new four-year contract that includes a 13 per cent pay increase and more mental-health and wellness supports.
An app has been developed by researchers from several Canadian universities to help women who are experiencing, or have been victims of violence by a significant other.
Duo charged after stolen guns seized
A London lawyer recently disbarred for misappropriating nearly $100,000 from an estate trust previously had his licence suspended for professional misconduct and faces ongoing legal action from former clients.
The gilded NHL career of Corey Perry, arguably the greatest London Knights player ever, appears to be coming to an ugly close.
Lucas Chard noticed a big change when he came back to the London Nationals dressing room.
The late Archie Verspeeten, a Southwestern Ontario trucking magnate who died days ago, left a record $20-million gift to London Health Sciences Centre to help fight cancer. Here are five things about the man and his donation: WHO HE WAS A Delhi tobacco farmer who branched out into trucking, Verspeeten reportedly borrowed $800 in 1953 […]
The fundraising arm for Southwestern Ontario’s largest hospital has received its largest single donation ever, a $20-million gift from the family of trucking magnate Archie Verspeeten. The donation from the Verspeeten family, announced Tuesday morning, will see London Health Sciences Centre rename the London Regional Cancer Program the Verspeeten Family Cancer Centre. Verspeeten died three […]