Tag: Alyson Queen

Newswest ends 40-year print run

By Alyson Queen –  Back in November 1978, a group of local residents joined together and released the first edition of a new, monthly community publication that would earn a lasting place in Kitchissippi. Forty years later, its volunteer board of directors sent Newswest to the printer for […]

Kitchissippi heads to the polls

By Alyson Queen –  The countdown (and voting) is on for the upcoming municipal election on October 22. There are two candidates vying to be councillor for Kitchissippi Ward – and both have experience running for the position. Incumbent Jeff Leiper, 48, is the incumbent hoping to be […]

Big changes in store for Westboro FUSE

By Alyson Queen – Westboro FUSE, the newly revamped street festival that replaced Westfest, is being overhauled only a year after it was launched. The Kitchissippi Times has confirmed that the Westboro BIA recently decided to split the large, three-day festival into smaller events spread out over three […]