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Peninsula Players ready for opening curtain

By Katharine Mitchell For NewsNow The brilliant playwright Arthur Miller once said, “the theatre is so endlessly fascinating because it’s so accidental.” It is no accident that Peninsula Players Community Theatre Company has ...

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GAMRU tops record rescue number

With at least a month still left in a busy boating season, the volunteers of GAMRU South Shore Search And Rescue have topped their own record for rescue missions in one year. A call on Monday afternoon pushed the group’s total number of r ...

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GAMRU record number of rescues

CCWN/Lions gear up for Sept. 22 food drive

  By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow The Beamsville and District Lions Club Food Drive is set for Saturday, Sept. 22 and it can’t come fast enough for Community Care of West Niagara. The summer has been a drain on much needed supplies an ...

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CCWN Lions food drive Carole Fuhrer

Biodigester powers up, dividends coming: Bacchus

Mike Williscraft NewsNow No project cost details, a lot of blue sky projections and nothing in writing were the hallmarks of Grimsby Energy Chair Shafee Bacchus’s oral report to town council Monday regarding the biodigester. ...

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Biodigester Aerial Shot

Main Street Jordan makeover underway

Old age has taken a toll on some of the majestic trees lining Main Street in Jordan Village and nine were deemed a safety risk and had to come down this week, however, residents are upset a strategy to replace the trees has not already been ...

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Many “must see” opportunities on 2018 Grimsby House Tour

Anyone who has driven along Main Street West in Grimsby will undoubtedly have noticed the Nelles Fitch House perched on a southside lot right across from Grimsby Museum. ...

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Royally good time!

Royal protocol calls for hats for all formal occasions and members of the Albright Gardens Friendship Centre in Beamsville were dressed in high style for a ‘royal’ baby shower held April 19 in anticipation of the soon-to-arrive royal ba ...

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West Lincoln deputy fire chief Kevin McIntyre dead

The Township of West Lincoln has set flags at half-mast at all Township facilities to honour Deputy Fire Chief Kevin McIntyre who passed away Tuesday following a four month illness. McIntyre became the Deputy Fire Chief in 2008 after servin ...

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DeSantis condo to be redesigned at 4 storeys

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Gabe DeSantis said he was listening to the citizens of Grimsby and now he is set to deliver on that declaration by delivering a downtown condo design with Official Plan guidelines. During an open house on DeSanti ...

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Rotary @ Noon event support Nelles Manor

Grimsby’s Rotary @ Noon hosted its 13th annual Mayor’s Gala Saturday night with Nelles Manor Museum as the charity of choice. ...

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