Windsor - Apr. 27, 2022: Playoff Hockey is Back! No more bubble cities, no empty buildings. The real games are about to begin. It is time for the NHL Playoffs, where 16 teams compete for the Stanley Cup. Feel free to forward it to a friend, family member or colleague. The more the merrier! We have seen some offices make side bets on the final standings. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 23, 2022: Over 3200 fans were treated, to an old fashion hockey shootout, where the Windsor Spitfires offence prevailed on top 7-5 over Kitchener Rangers. This win gives the Spitfires sole position of first place looking down at the rest of the Western Conference. Winners of four straight games, the Spitfires are on a roll, at the perfect time of the season. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 21, 2022: Over 3200 fans were treated to an exciting hockey game, on the Family Day holiday. The Windsor Spitfires hosted the Saginaw Spirit and skated to a 6-3 win. The Spitfires came out of the gate, with lots of energy, feeding from the 50% capacity of fans that returned to the WFCU Centre. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 10, 2022: Maggio magic leads the Windsor Spitfires to a 4-1 win in front of capacity 500 fans.
The Spitfires started strong with Tecumseh native, Matthew Maggio, notching twine :57 into the first frame. Maggio gained the blueline, deked a Saginaw defenseman and wristed a bullet top shelf, to open the scoring. FULL STORY
Windsor - Dec. 17, 2021: The Windsor Spitfires win a thriller in OT, on home ice to draw even, for top spot in the standings with a win over the Greyhounds. In a playoff atmosphere and a very loud WFCU arena, fans were treated to an exciting and maybe the most epic game of the season thus far. FULL STORY
Windsor - Oct. 20, 2021: The Spitfires have acquired defenceman Nathan Ribau and a 3rd round pick in 2025 in exchange for Dylan Robinson.
Robinson was Windsor’s third round pick in the 2018 OHL priority selection draft. Robinson split time between the Lasalle Vipers and the Spitfires in his rookie season. He managed to get into eight games with the Spitfires and recorded 4 points including his first career OHL goal. FULL STORY
Windsor - Oct. 14, 2021: Third-year forward Will Cuylle has been named the new Captain of the Windsor Spitfires.
The 19-year-old native of Toronto, Ontario was selected 3rd overall in the 2018 OHL Priority Selection by the Peterborough Petes before being traded to the Spitfires. Since joining the Spitfires, Cuylle has logged 125 career regular season and an additional 4 playoff games since the beginning of the 2018-19 season. FULL STORY
Lakeshore - Feb. 19, 2021: Lakeshore Recreation will begin to offer modified recreational programs, and use of its recreation facilities once the region officially enters Orange-Restrict of the response framework. Activities that may become available will include the indoor walking track, ice sports, open skating, shuffleboard, instructional classes at the Atlas Tube, Libro Centre in Woodslee and the Comber Community Centre, as well as a potential re-opening of the WFCU Pools at the Atlas Tube Recreation Centre. FULL STORY
Windsor - Aug. 13, 2020: As Windsor-Essex enters Stage 3 of the provincial reopening framework this week, Mayor Drew Dilkens is taking action to clarify and standardize the rules regarding masks and face coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
Effective August 19, 2020, a mask that covers the nose and mouth will be required in all indoor public spaces FULL STORY
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