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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 11

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Week Eleven Weekly Winners • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Teddy’s Food, Fun & Spirits, Liz Church • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Cole’s Florist, Gary W. Maas • $10 Gift Card courtesy of Canadia ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 10

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Week Ten Weekly Winners • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Teddy’s Food, Fun & Spirits, Myron Jurychuk • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Cole’s Florist, Suzanne Gaulton • $10 Gift Card courtesy of Can ...

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Petition seeking intervention takes off

By Tristan Marks NewsNow An online petition seeking a province-led investigation into administrative issues at the Town of Grimsby was launched last week, clicking by the 1,000 milestone Monday. Grimsby resident Mark Kossek posted the petit ...

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Town hall purge devastates Grimsby staff

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow “If you work for the Town of Grimsby, no matter who you are, your job is not safe. You could be the Pope and in charge of a daily prayer and you could be gone tomorrow.” That comment came last week from a Tow ...

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Grimsby clinic dates added April 15-16

Monday morning saw several thousand new appointments booked as the provincial booking portal opened up to Niagara residents who are turning 70 or older in 2021 (born in 1951 or earlier). As a result of this strong turnout, all Niagara area ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 9

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Week Nine Weekly Winners • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Teddy’s Food, Fun & Spirits, Glenn Zdriluk • $10 gift certificate courtesy of Cole’s Florist, Ahaun Allington • $10 Gift Card courtesy of Can ...

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Residents reject Main East condo

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Glitches, sound issues and a full system reboot did not keep Grimsby residents from piling on their disapproval Monday night for the seven-storey Losani Homes condo proposed for Cole’s Florist’s current site. ...

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Good Friday fish & chips at the Beamsville Legion

Celebrate Good Friday this year and support the activities at the Beamsville Legion when they host their fish & chips dinner. event. Tomorrow, April 2, from 4-6:30 p.m. you can enjoy a meal of authentic beer-battered fish and chips with ...

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Province makes vaccines available to ages 75 and up, increases seating for restaurants

Late last week, the Province of Ontario announced a few updates on the COVID pandemic. These included expanding Ontario’s Booking System to individuals aged 75 and older as of March 22, and adjusting indoor dining capacity limits within t ...

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Council withdraws lawn sign threats

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It may be a temporary move, but Grimsby council referred the Town’s ongoing lawn sign matter to staff for a report on Monday and rescinded pending letters threatening further action if signs weren’t removed. ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 8

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of March 20th, 2021 Week Eight 1 Heinen, Eric 610 2 Grant, Danny 609 3 Torkelson, Andy 604 4 Schilte, Tate 600 5 Devries, John 599 6 Grant, Daniel 597 7 Kucharuk, Pete 596 8 Fuller, Brandon 596 9 Bos, T ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 7

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of March 13th, 2021 Week Seven 1 Heinen, Eric 553 2 Devries, John 552 3 Grant, Danny 550 4 Mastronardi, Jessica 547 5 Schilte, Frank the tank 543 6 Schilte, Tate 541 7 Nash, Rick 539 8 Macklin, Barry 53 ...

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Vaccine sign-ups open for 80-plus

The provincial COVID-19 vaccine registration portal is now open. Anyone turning 80 or older in 2021 and wishes to make an appointment – or an individual entrusted to make an appointment on their behalf – can now book an appointm ...

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Region’s vaccine rollout a bumpy road

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Many are relieved to see vaccines going into arms and appointments being set as the battle against COVID-19 rages on. While Niagara’s health department announced locations for vaccine clinics around the region ...

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Sign ‘ball’ back in resident’s court

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While those involved in council’s Grimsby 5 have bemoaned legal fees at several points, it appears they better reload the Town’s litigation coffers. On the heels of spending in excess of $8,000 for Coun. Rand ...

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A with glasses and a beard holds up a sign that reads: "who speaks for the people of ward 3?"

New book sheds light into the undercover world

By Tristan Marks NewsNow “There may be no more dangerous job in the world these days than being an undercover.” This quote is as true today as it was when NBC reporter Tom Brokaw said it on-air in 1990. Undercover, a new book from Crimi ...

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GBF sends out ‘Wellness Kits’ for new community pilot program

By Tristan Marks NewsNow One hundred individuals around Grimsby will be receiving a special care package from GBF, filled with a variety of items all included to help promote wellness. These care packages are part of a community wellness pi ...

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Much ado about $264 from mayor’s security breach query

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow When five members of Grimsby council voted Feb. 16 to have Mayor Jeff Jordan pay a $1,300 invoice after he made an inquiry regarding a security breach, they did so without all the details in front of them. At the ...

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Opinion: Wood not water soluble, is it?

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow This week is a bit of a “corner turner” if you will on a few fronts. With the new super school site for West Niagara Secondary the latest – and likely the most complete information the public is likely to s ...

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Lots of love for Casablanca plan, but parking remains key concern

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow In real estate, the mantra is location, location, location, but Monday night – with regard to the redevelopment of Casablanca Winery Inn – it was parking, parking, parking. The high-profile project an ...

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An artist's rendition of the proposed Casablanca Hotel rebuild.

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