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Lincoln poised to extend cannabis control bylaw

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Lincoln’s Planning & Economic Development committee has put its support behind extending the Town’s interim control bylaw regarding cannabis at its Monday meeting. If passed by council at the upcoming Dec. 1 ...

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Town of Lincoln

Hat Trick Hockey – Week 5

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of December 7th, 2019 Week Five 1 Macklin, Murdoch 613 2 Shaw, Dustin 604 3 Shaw, Diana 599 4 Hall, Glory 592 5 Thibault, Quintyn 591 6 Devries, John 591 7 Visentin, Jeff 590 8 Heczko, A&H 586 9 Lec ...

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Ontario ombudsman: Niagara CAO hiring an “inside job”

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé called on Niagara Region last Friday to improve its practices after his investigation found its hiring of former chief administrative officer Carmen D’Angelo was “compromised” b ...

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Grimsby considers prohibition on site alterations

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While ongoing site alteration issues within the Town of Grimsby have proven difficult to resolve, so too has been arriving at a consensus among councillors on a possible solution. A detailed report came to counci ...

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Town of Grimsby

Calling all angels

Everytime a bell rings an angel gets its wings. The Grimsby Benevolent Fund (GBF) and Giant Tiger Grimsby have teamed up in hopes getting a lot of bells rung with the return of the annual angel tree, which will be running until Dec. 6. Cust ...

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The GBF angel tree in Giant Tiger Grimsby

Trio files defence in biodigester suit

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow The three men named in the $18.5 million dollar biodigester-related civil suit by Town of Grimsby et al have filed their defence. In the defence, filed Oct. 31, it is stated at several points that the trio acted ...

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Read full public documents for biodigester civil claim and defence

Biodgester civil claim and defence have been filed

The Town of Grimsby et al’s $18 million civil claim and the defence of the trio named in the action have now been filed in court. UPDATE Nov. 21 2019: The plaintiff has filed a response to the defence. Full PDFs of each publ ...

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Cannabis odour issue aired at Lincoln meeting

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The message from Town of Lincoln at last week’s open houses regarding cannabis production was clear: every weapon in the municipal armoury will used to resolve the grow-op problems. Lincoln CAO Mike Kirk ...

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No “top down” changes rolled out from governance review

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A sigh of relief from town halls across Niagara could be heard last Friday when it was announced no “top down” restructuring would result from the lengthy regional governance review process. The rev ...

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Hexo Corp. closes Durham Road grow

By Mike Williscraft For NewsNow Staff and municipal officials alike were shocked last Thursday when Hexo Corp. announced it was closing it cannabis grow operation in Lincoln. The greenhouse – at the South Service Road and Du ...

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