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Two youths arrested after armed robbery of Kingston convenience store

Some quick work on behalf of Kingston Police has resulted in the arrest of two young males from Quebec after the pair robbed a downtown convenience store armed with a machete and a firearm. The robbery took place on Saturday, Jun. 19, 2021 when, at approximately 10:10 p.m., two male

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Paradiso Pizza closes temporarily due to COVID-19 case

The flagship Paradiso Pizza location on Division Street has closed temporarily as a precautionary measure after a member of their staff at that location tested positive for COVID-19. The business was informed of the positive COVID-19 case by KFL&A Public Health on Monday, May 3, 2021, according to a public

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Police request public assistance to locate missing Kingston teen

Kingston Police have released the above photo and are asking for public assistance in locating missing 14-year-old Mya Hartwick. Hartwick was last seen by family on Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021. She was last seen by the public on Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021 in the area of 817 Division Street, according

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Kingston man charged with arson after apartment building fire

A local man has been arrested and charged in connection with a fire at Treeview Apartments, located at 780 Division Street on the edge of the Kingscourt District. According to Kingston Fire and Rescue, firefighters responded to a call at the address at approximately 1:18 p.m. Fire crews were able

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Kingston Transit rider tests positive for COVID-19

On Friday, Mar. 12, 2021, the City of Kingston announced that a Kingston Transit rider has tested positive for COVID-19. According to the City, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, confirmed an exposure to COVID-19 on Kingston Transit bus Route

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Update: No suspect formally identified after two deaths in incident at Pine and Division

Update (Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020): According to Kingston Police, no suspect has been formally identified in the case of the stabbing at the corner of Division and Pine Streets in downtown Kingston. “No arrests have been made,” said Const. Ash Gutheinz, Media Relations Officer for Kingston Police. Police did say

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SIU terminates investigation into Kingston arrest of erratic man

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has closed the case on an investigation into the arrest of a man in Kingston in September 2020. In the late afternoon on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, Kingston Police officers were dispatched after a 911 call reporting a man behaving erratically on Princess Street between

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Kingston Domino’s location reopens after closure due to COVID-19 cases

The Domino’s Pizza location at 1201 Division Street has reopened after a one-day closure due to COVID-19 cases amongst its staff. After several inquiries during the closure, Domino’s Canada confirmed on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 that the location had, indeed, closed on Monday, Nov. 16, 2020 for a deep cleaning

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Two Kingston pharmacies now offering asymptomatic COVID-19 testing

Update (Friday, Nov. 27, 2020): Two more pharmacies in Kingston and the area are now offering asymptomatic COVID-19 testing: The Med+ Pharmacy at 277 Bath Road, and the Loyalist Pharmacy – Pharmasave at 200 Speers Boulevard. Original article: Kingstonians who do not have any symptoms of COVID-19, but require testing

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FOUND: Kingston Police request assistance to locate missing man

UPDATE: Kingston Police confirm that John Pompeo was found on September 10, 2020. ORIGINAL: Kingston Police have released the above photo and are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing male, John Pompeo, 39. According to police, Pompeo was last seen at this Division Street residence on Thursday,

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Kingston Police arrest local male for impaired and dangerous driving

A male driver that caused a single vehicle collision is now facing charges after he was found to be under the influence of alcohol following a collision with the fencing around the football field at Regiopolis Notre Dame secondary school. At approximately 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020, witnesses

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Downtown transformation starts next week

The City has released details of the plan to reimagine downtown in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dubbed “Love Kingston Marketplace,” the redesign will restrict vehicle access in order to create more room for social distancing at outdoor retail, restaurants and pedestrian spaces. “Residents and businesses can expect to see

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