Out of province OHIP cut has Windsor-Essex travellers worried
Travellers urged to get private insurance in anticipation of cuts to OHIP coverage.At the moment, Ontario's OHIP insurance system covers $400-per-day for out-of-province inpatient treatments, with an additional $50-per-day for emergency outpatient and doctor services.
Do world -class swimmers ’ hearts function differently than the hearts of elite runners? Swimmers , unlike runners, lie prone, in buoyant water and hold their breaths, all of which could affect The researchers focused on world -class performers because those athletes would have been running or
Most masters records languish in obscurity. At the time of publication, the official Fina website for masters records had a glitch that meant it didn’t show In the water, Corones is the fastest man in the world (with caveats). For now , he is overwhelmed. He will go back to swimming three laps a week
20-year-old Windsor, Ont., swimmer Julia Lane currently holds the Down syndrome world records in swimming for the 50 fly, 100 free, 200 free and 400 free categories — and has a pending fifth record for the 50 free category.
Julia and her family found out through a phone call from another athlete's father that she broke the first three records in a swim meet in Windsor on Nov. 3 and the fourth in London, Ont. on Nov. 24.
Julia said she was initially surprised to hear the news, but was very excited.
Report of teens with guns at Windsor high school leads to arrests, charges
Windsor police are crediting students and staff at Vincent Massey Secondary School for immediately alerting them about people coming to the school property with guns and looking for a student. The case occurred on Thursday and resulted in the arrests of two 18-year-old males and the seizure of two firearms. Police described the incident as a “dangerous situation,” and commended those who quickly reported it. “Investigators believe the incident was targeted around an altercation that occurred between students earlier in the week,” police said. “Any illegal firearm is a concern in our community.
A medley relay consists of four swimmers who will each swim a different stroke, ordered as However, some professional swimmers who do not hold a national or world ranking are considered In competitive swimming , four major styles have been established. These have been relatively stable
At that time , the United States Swimming Board of Directors convened a conference call. Dave Salo, the University of Southern California swim coach who Franziska Van Almsick, a former world - record holder in the 200 freestyle, recently told the German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel, “They can’t allow
"I am so proud of myself, " said Julia, who swims six days a week and trains in cross-fit to further develop her muscles.
Her mother, Cynthia Lane, who coaches Special Olympics swimming, said her daughter has been "hanging around a pool deck since she was three years old."
"She works hard," said Cynthia. "And it's nice to see ... all that work that she's put into it pay off. ... She gets up at 4:30 in the morning and goes to morning practice on Tuesdays. Her bag is packed. She's ready to go."
Julia competed in the Border City International meet at the Windsor Aquatic Centre this past weekend where she may have broken another world record in the 50 free category — but this is just the beginning for her.
"I will break more records," said Julia.
"We always knew this was ... a goal for her. For her to achieve that was amazing," said Cynthia. "We knew it was a matter of time."
Lane is currently training to compete in the next World Down Syndrome Games in Portugal in 2022.
3.6% tax hike proposed for City of Windsor 2020 budget .
The proposal right now sits at a 3.6 per cent hike, which Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens attributes to pressures from the Ontario government, an increased Windsor Police Service budget and helping those who lost funding from United Way. This comes from a 1.2 per cent increase in property tax levy, plus a 1.2 per cent due to the asset management plan and a 1.2 per cent for agencies, boards and committees.Explaining the asset management planThe asset management plan accounts for about one-third of the proposed increase.