grimsbyrocksbox.com takes flight

While the brand new To Your Doorstep restaurant delivery program gets off the ground, this week a new digital endeavour takes flight to help Grimsby retailers. Starting Thursday, April 2, a new website – grimsbyrocksbox.com ...

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Community helping community, one dinner at a time

Anyone who lives in Niagara West knows it is an area with huge heart. Case in point, a group of area residents has quickly banded together, cooked up a concept, built a website and created an infrastructure which could help Grimsby restaura ...

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Border closing leaves ag sector in lurch

Food security at risk without migrant farm workers By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow The federal government’s decision to close borders to stem the threat of the coronavirus will put Canada’s food security at risk if migrant farm ...

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Opinion: Rest assured, the sun will come up

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow I don’t know about you, but I had a brutal week on Monday. There was simply no grip to be had on what was unfolding in terms of this COVID-19 matter. I would love to call it something else, but this is a family ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 19

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of March 15th, 2020 Week Nineteen 1 Thibault, Dave 1312 2 Kralt, Peter 1304 3 Zuidersma, John 1280 4 Dore, Jim 1278 5 Kusy, Wally 1277 6 Shaw, Dustin 1277 7 Grant, Robert 1274 8 Crunch 1272 9 Bailey, Mi ...

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Opinion: Always there in the Nick of time

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Nick Andreychuk. A man synonymous with the Town of Grimsby for decades died suddenly Tuesday after suffering a major heart attack. Newbies to town may not even recognize the name, but if you have been around the ...

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Heart attack claims former Grimsby mayor Nick Andreychuk

It is a rare quality in anyone to be unassuming, yet be able to command a room. Nick Andreychuk had that quality. Andreychuk died Monday, March 9, after suffering a major heart attack. He was 75. In a political career which started in 1973 ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 17

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of March 6, 2020 Week Seventeen 1 Thibault, Dave 1258 2 Kralt, Peter 1233 3 Shaw, Dustin 1226 4 Zuidersma, John 1221 5 Crunch 1217 6 Bailey, Mickey 1216 7 Dore, Jim 1216 8 Lecinski, Gene 1214 9 Grant, R ...

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Smithville Santa Claus Parade needs “elves” for committee

Santa needs a few more helpers for the Smithville parade in his honour. After the 2019 edition of the intensely popular event was complete, the organizing committee served notice to the municpality that was it was retiring en masse. There w ...

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