Posted: Jun 28th, 2016 - 2:24PM
Big Dig update
Princess St will be open to traffic on July 1st, but crews will continue to work on sidewalks and other surface features. Lane closures will be required to complete these finals stages of the work.
The Whig Walk will remain open regular hours 10:00 a.m. - 6:00p.m. for July 1 and will continue to have extended hours through the week of July 4th to July 8th.
Montreal St between...
Posted: Apr 11th, 2016 - 7:10PM
There are tons of great Big Dig deals from Downtown Kingston businesses! See the complete list here.
Update for Monday, April 11
Excavation of the main sewer and water lines continues in the block of Princess between Montreal and Sydenham, and is nearing completion in that block. Starting next week crews will begin encroaching on the intersection of Princess and Sydenham with excavation work,...
Posted: Apr 11th, 2016 - 1:08PM
"I think you have to take what I do in context and look at the body of songs I play. What you see is a strong independent woman"- Georgette Fry
Watch Video of Upcoming Concert
1994 Juno nominee and veteran of the Canadian music scene, blues and jazz artist, Georgette Fry, has dedicated many hours of her 35-year career towards raising funds for and awareness of the needs of women and children...
Posted: Apr 5th, 2016 - 3:21PM
“initially/(un)conditionally is a modern, contemporary dance piece, but it’s not like what you would see on So You Think You Can Dance,” warns the show’s director and choreographer, Kay Kenney.
Coming to the Baby Grand Theatre on May 1st as a part of the Juvenis Festival, this original dance piece will combine performance theatre and modern dance to explore how people build relationships and...
Posted: Mar 24th, 2016 - 7:55PM
The Incomparble Holly Cole is now Dr. Holly Cole
At this very moment, Queen’s University is busy preparing for their 2016 spring convocation ceremony and festivities. Flashback with us now to 2014, just two short years ago.
It happened in Kingston on Friday, June 6, 2014, when Holly Cole shared the stage with a group of Queen’s University graduates at their spring convocation ceremony. At that...
Posted: Mar 17th, 2016 - 8:11PM
The latest Big Dig update:
Excavation of main sewer and water lines has been completed in the intersection of Montreal and Princess Streets. Crews are now beginning excavation on Princess between Montreal and Sydenham. The intersection of Montreal and Princess will remain closed to vehicular traffic until mid-May as electrical and surface work is completed.
Work crews will be off on Good Friday...
Posted: Mar 11th, 2016 - 2:00PM
We want your feedback, Kingston!
Business owners, property owners, employees and customers of downtown businesses are encouraged to fill out two surveys related to the placement of benches and the final on-street parking configuration. The City is seeking input on the proposed locations for accessible parking, commercial loading zones, 5-minute parking zones, and street benches. The placement...
Posted: Mar 3rd, 2016 - 8:19PM
Update for Thursday, March 3:
Crews continue to work on main sewer and water line excavation on Princess Street between Bagot and Montreal Streets, and will be moving into the intersection of Princess and Montreal Streets shortly.
Crews will also be working on Montreal Street between Brock Street and Princess Street on Monday Mar. 7 to complete emergency repairs to the sewer service at 13...
Posted: Feb 29th, 2016 - 7:00AM
Standing strong on the toes of a talented group of dancers and choreographers, the Hong Kong Ballet has established itself as one of the premier ballet companies in Asia. Since 1979, the Hong Kong Ballet has evolved into a vibrant organization, and is becoming internationally recognized as a world-class institution.
Coming to Kingston in March, this riveting and lively show features some locally...
Posted: Feb 25th, 2016 - 8:21PM
Thanks to the Kingston Frontenac Public Library for setting up a pop-up reading station in the Whig Walk at the Grand Theatre! Take a break and open a book.
Update as of Thursday, February 25:
Excavation of main sewer and water lines continues on Princess between Bagot and Montreal. Crews are progressing closer to the intersection of Princess and Montreal, and as a result, the intersection of...