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Hamilton police charge man with harassment and extortion of woman

A 41-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was extorted and repeatedly harassed by someone she met online.George Condy, of Port Elgin, is charged with criminal harassment as well as four counts of extortion related to incidents involving a woman he allegedly met on an online dating site. Police say between March 2015 and February 2018, a woman received thousands of text messages and emails from the man. They say he used an alias to continually harass the woman and threaten to ruin her life. Police allege Condy also threatened to send personal information about the victim to her family, friends and employer if she did not speak with him. Hamilton police detectives with the assistance of the Hamilton Police Tech Crime Unit and the Saugeen Shores Police executed a search warrant in Port Elgin on Tuesday and arrested Condy.Cell phones and computers were also seized from the home by officers.Police are asking anyone with further information call Detective Chambers or Detective Constable Mendes at 905-546-3817. read more

Closures planned during Labour Day weekend

Brock University’s administrative offices will be closed for the Labour Day long weekend from Saturday, Aug. 31 to Monday, Sept. 2.However, some key areas at the University’s main campus will remain open as per regular weekend operating hours.Sunday, Sept. 1 is also Brock’s annual Move-In Day, which will see 2,400 students moved into the University’s residences. As a result, departments and services such as Residences, Dining, Parking, IT Help Desk, Brock Card, Campus Store and the Walker Sports Complex will all be open throughout the day.The following campus services are open and closed on the Labour Day long weekend:Campus SecurityOfficers are available 24-7 by phoning x3200, via emergency phones on campus, by emailing security@brocku.ca or through the Brock Mobile App. James A. Gibson LibraryClosed: Saturday, Aug 31 to Monday, Sept. 2.Walker Sports ComplexOpen: Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sunday, Sept. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Closed: Monday, Sept. 2.Due to an ongoing expansion project, the Zone will remain closed until Tuesday, Sept. 3.Eleanor Misener Aquatic CentreTo keep the pool working well throughout the year, it has been drained and is undergoing annual maintenance. It is set to reopen on Monday, Sept. 9.Food establishmentsAll food services locations will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 31.On Sunday, Sept. 1, Lowenberger and DeCew dining halls will be open from 5 p.m. until 1 a.m., Guernsey Market will be open from 9 a.m. until 7:30 p.m., the Tower Tim Hortons will be open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Hungry Badger will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.On Monday, Sept. 2, Lowenberger and DeCew dining halls will be open from 9:30 a.m. until 1 a.m. and Hungry Badger will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.Campus StoreClosed: Saturday, Aug. 31.Open: Sunday, Sept. 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 2 from noon to 4 p.m.Parking ServicesOn Sunday, Sept. 1, the Parking Services office in the Campus Store will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Monday, Sept. 2, the Parking Services office in the Campus Store will be open from noon to 4 p.m.Beginning Sunday, Sept. 1, Zones 1 and 2 will be free on weekdays after 6 p.m. and all day on weekends. Parking is prohibited between 2 and 5 a.m. on any day. Parking permits will be required in Zones 1 and 2 during business hours.Hourly parking is available in a number of locations throughout campus. Cars with valid permits can continue to park in their designated lot.Rodman Hall Art CentreOpen: Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sunday, Sept. 1 from noon to 5 p.m.Closed: Monday, Sept. 2.Student Health ServicesStudent Health Services will be closed Saturday, Aug. 31 to Tuesday, Sept. 3.Students can call 1-833-BROCK-33 (27625) for personal counselling 24-7, 365 days a year. read more

Anderman Ceramics announces its new range of ceramic coatings and cements

first_imgInorganic adhesive cements and corrosion/abrasion resistant coatings are included in Anderman’s next generation ceramic products. The range of products offered includes heat resistant coatings, wear/corrosion coatings and electrical insulating cements for use in industries such as mining and minerals, nonferrous metal, iron and steel, etc. The ceramic adhesive cements are made from selected quality materials, binders, additives and chemicals exhibiting characteristics such as high adhesion, high temperature resistance, thermal and electrical insulation and are unique inorganic formulations designed for potting, sealing and coating components and applications as they adhere to many surfaces.Anderman says “these inorganic ceramic adhesives cements have been proven to perform to a level much greater than that of any current polymer adhesive cements and when combined with their non-toxic, non-hazardous and non- flammable characteristics, make them ideal solutions for a vast range of industrial uses.The company also offers a range of high performance and revolutionary corrosion, abrasion and chemical resistant coatings products which can be applied on a large range of materials and components used in numerous industries.last_img read more