NewsNow Niagara e-edition: January 3 2019  – View Interactive PDF


Serious injuries in West Lincoln home invasion

A suspect was shot at a home invasion incident in West Lincoln Friday afternoon. Just after noon on Friday Dec. 21, Niagara Regional Police officers from 8 District (Grimsby) responded to a home on Anastasia Boulevard in Smithvill ...

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Merry Christmas thanks to good samaritan

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It will be a Merry Christmas for Beamsville’s Gee Family after the quick action and decisive care of a good samaritan and local veterinarian. Jamie Gee said his family’s dog was struck on William St ...

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West Lincoln history on display

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow There is a pleasant surprise waiting as you round the Hwy. 20 bend through downtown Smithville. The ‘Scenes of Smithville’ mural is displayed on the brick wall at the corner of St. Catharines a ...

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Forestview Christmas services set

Forestview Church at 132 Lake St. in Grimsby has its Christmas services set for Dec. 23 and 24. The Sunday, Dec. 23 services will start at 11 a.m., while a Christmas Eve service is planned for 7 p.m. Monday night.   ...

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WL out, Grimsby defers, Lincoln awaits reports

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While Niagara West municipalities take different routes to answer the “opt in – opt out” question on retail cannabis, one thing is consistent local officials say – they have little infor ...

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Breakfast with the Santa

West Lincoln Memorial Auxiliary will host breakfast with Santa this Saturday – Dec. 8 –  at 8 a.m. at the Peach King Centre. Tickets are $5pp or $20 for a family of five. The popular Santa’s Closet will be part of the fun. ...

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Santa Claus, Grimsby Parade, WLM Auxiliary

Dunstall gets Grimsby council off to odd start

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Saying he did not receive his “due process” Grimsby Ald. John Dunstall resigned from his two committee positions before the committees were even struck at the inaugural meeting of the newly elected ...

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Prompt WLMH rebuild pushed by premier

All current services to remain at WLMH, but door left ajar for long-term closure of ORs By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Premier Doug Ford was emphatic. “I am here today to commit to the good people of West Niagara that we are going ...

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NPCA appoints Lisa McManus interim CAO

Lisa McManus has been appointed as theNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority’s Interim Chief Administrative Officer/Secretary-Treasurer. McManus brings over 16 years of experience in public administration, which will provi ...

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‘Happening’ in jeopardy, board votes to disband

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Grimsby’s Happening at The Forty is looking for help on a new organizing committee – immediately. Earlier this month, the organizing committee voted to disband the committee and give away about $15, ...

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