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Follow Me on TwitterTim Cornett is a lifelong resident of Windsor and a diehard fan of the Windsor Spitfires, Toronto Maple Leafs, Hamilton Tiger Cats, Pittsburgh Steelers, and just to be different, Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles - ('hey, if my father-in-law can have two favourite hockey teams, I can have two favourite baseball teams!') Tim is a photographer by profession, with a love of writing. 'Whatnot' pays homage to his late father Jim's long running Windsor Star column 'Who, When and Whatnot.' If you have questions or wish to contact the biggest Doobie Brothers fan in Essex County, you can email him at

Hometown Hockey - Johnny Bower Memories
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Hometown Hockey - Johnny Bower Memories

Dec. 28, 2017: There are only three people in this world I thought would live forever. One of them was my dad. The other two were Gordie Howe and Johnny Bower. Dad, who was instrumental in making me a hockey fan, passed away eleven years ago, Gordie left us in June of 2016, and Johnny Bower died on Boxing Day, (coincidentally the same day my dad died). So much for my psychic capabilities. FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT - The S'aints Are Coming!!

Dec. 16, 2016: Hey Windsor! There is a group of local musicians trying to make a difference in our city. The S'aints, comprised of Jody Raffoul, Jeff Burrows, Kelly “Mr. Chill” Hoppe, Kelly Authier, Wes Buckley, David Cyrenne and Marty Bak will take to the stage at the Colosseum at Caesars Windsor on Sunday, December 18th for an all ages show FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT -  SNAPSHOT - Clouds Over Belle Isle
SNAPSHOT - SNAPSHOT - Clouds Over Belle Isle

Aug. 21, 2016: Mother Nature had a hard time deciding how to behave Saturday, but she sure gave us some pretty skies while she was thinking about it. Here are some clouds shot in Riverside over Belle Isle after the sun went down. Thank you, Mother Nature!! FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT - Victory 1 Cruises to Chicago
SNAPSHOT - Victory 1 Cruises to Chicago

Aug. 12, 2016: If you thought you were seeing things at Dieppe Park Thursday, you weren’t. The cruise ship Victory 1 made a port call to our fair city en route to Chicago as part of a ten day Great Lakes Grand Discovery Cruise. The ship leaves Toronto or Montreal, depending on the cruise, and makes its way to Chicago, touching each of the five Great Lakes in the process FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT - Two Ships Passing In The Day
SNAPSHOT - Two Ships Passing In The Day

Aug. 10, 2016: Research shows that if you wait long enough you will be rewarded with a photo op. Tuesday morning I was at the river chasing a sunrise, when along came a couple of beauties. One was the American Mariner and the other was the Algoma Olympic FULL STORY

When Harry’s Met Corky
When Harry’s Met Corky

Aug. 7, 2016: I have a new friend and his name is Harry. Harry’s a sharp guy, some might say razor sharp. And he sure has a handle on things. Yes, I too have joined the Harry’s revolution. For those of you who haven’t heard, Harry’s is currently taking the shaving world by storm, offering a variety of shaving supplies delivered directly to your door for far less than you would pay at the drug store. FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT - University of Windor campus at Abars?
SNAPSHOT - University of Windor campus at Abars?

Jun. 11, 2016: Yesterday I half jokingly said that the University of Windsor should think about turning Abar's into a satellite campus for the History Dept. They would, of course, have to negotiate with the Moroun people. Perhaps a land swap with something closer to the bridge. FULL STORY

Memorial Cup 2017 Coming To Windsor
Memorial Cup 2017 Coming To Windsor

May. 2, 2016: this morning’s long awaited announcement that the Windsor Spitfires will play host to the 2017 MasterCard Memorial Cup. In a press release from the Spits, OHL Commissioner David Branch was quoted as saying “The city of Windsor and Essex County is home to some of the most passionate fans in the entire Canadian Hockey League.” Commissioner Branch is right. We love our hockey, and we love our Spitfires. Think back to May 2010 when the Spits won their second Memorial Cup in a row. FULL STORY

Red Wings spoil Babcock
Red Wings spoil Babcock's Homecoming

Oct. 10, 2015: Mike Babcock made his return to the Motor City Friday night along with his new team, but it was his old team that spoiled the party. In a highly anticipated matchup, the Detroit Red Wings hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Joe Louis Arena and came out on the winning end of a 4-0 score. FULL STORY

SNAPSHOT - I am being followed by a moon shadow
SNAPSHOT - I am being followed by a moon shadow

Sep. 28, 2015: Blood Moon is sometimes used to describe a Total Lunar Eclipse. When the Earth casts its shadow on a Full Moon and eclipses it, the Moon may get a red glow. This photo was sent to us by OH columnist Tim Cornett. FULL STORY

11What about Keon and Horton?
12SNAPSHOT - MV Paul R. Tregurtha
13SNAPSHOT - New Market opens in Windsor
14Windsor Raceway - All But Gone
15Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus - Babcock headed to Toronto
16    The 8 Week Challenge - It’s Not A Diet
17Maple Leafs get pounded in Columbus, There is always next year,
18Leafs Get Burned By Flames
19Maple Leafs, Sabres: Battle of The Abysmal
20Leafs win wacky game in Florida
21SNAPSHOT - Three good guys, put
22Maple Leafs:  So that is what a win feels like
23Mark Habros Retiring
24Last time the Maple Leafs lost 10 straight, they won the Stanley Cup
25Let Maple Leafs Feel The Love
26Interest in Leafs, Sens game pre-empted by The Mentalist
27Maple Leafs: Horachek clichés simply don
28     Leafs Fade in the Third (Again), Losing to Wild
29Maple Leafs Solve Bruins On A Milestone Night For Phil Kessel
30Leafs Go Into Christmas Break On A High
31Leafs Get Blown Away In The Windy City
32Bernier leads Maple Leafs to Victory over Flames
33Leafs Fall To Pens In OT
34Steve Miller Band Rocks WFCU Centre
35Sabres hammer Maple Leafs on Nolan
36Leafs win 100th edition of The Battle of Ontario
37Maple Leafs make it two in a row with win over Blue Jackets
38Brodeur to the Toronto Maple Leafs?
39Maple Leafs fall to Red Wings, Kozun Injured
40Staal to Toronto? Too High A Price
41SNAPSHOT - Menacing storm clouds anyone?
42SNAPSHOT - Carlos Santana Rocks Caesars Windsor
432014 OHL Priority Selection Draft results
44Windsor Spitfires
45Local boy on dream trip
46Hedley rocks the WFCU Centre
47Mickey Renaud - Our Captain Forever
48Kevin Siddall passes
49Winter Classic Alumni game brings back childhood memories
50SNAPSHOT - Styx rocks Caesars Windsor

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