Grimsby grandfather hits the jackpot

Grimsby resident Douglas Smithson is set for life- $25,000 a year for life to be exact. Smithson matched all five main numbers to win a second prize of $25,000 a year for life with the OLG’s Daily Grand draw on the Jan. 13. The prize ...

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Lincoln readies for Lincoln Avenue improvements

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Town of Lincoln is set to upgrade the street and sidewalks of Lincoln Avenue from King to Elm streets this year. Town staff held a public information session (PIS) that showcased plans for the street†...

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Museum exhibit celebrates 50 years of Lincoln

The Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre held a special event to open three new exhibits on Thursday Jan. 9. The Tale of a Town exhibit celebrates Lincoln’s 50th anniversary. This exhibit takes the interviews recorded in the ora ...

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Peach Kings honour former owner Lyle Killins

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Peach Kings had a special guest at Friday, Jan. 10’s game at the West Lincoln Arena. Former owner Lyle Killins dropped the game-starting puck and was honoured for his leadership during a pivotal time ...

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Ambiguity leads to deferrment of delegation bylaw in Lincoln

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Lincoln Town Council deferred a decision on updating the municipality’s system for delegating authority at its meeting Monday. Council was presented with a report which recommended expanding and updating ...

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Twenty Valley Winter WineFest ran rain or wine

Photos and story by Tristan Marks NewsNow A little rain could not stop wine lovers at this year’s Winter WineFest in Jordan Village, which ran from Friday Jan. 10 – Sunday Jan. 12. Festival-goers came out to enjoy vendors ...

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Grimsby may extend GPI promissory note one year

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow The Town of Grimsby’s most positive connection to its hydro holdings may get another year added onto a 20-year agreement. Grimsby’s Administration and Finance Committee voted Monday night to extend ...

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Rick hangs ’em up but Vik’s Meats tradition will continue

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Long-time owner of Vik’s Meats, Rick Laciok has hung up his apron and put down his butcher knives for the last time – except to lend a hand here and there to his successor, son Craig. Rick has offi ...

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Toronto bound QEW closed overnight near Ontario St. after hit&run fatality

A hit and run accident in Toronto-bound QEW overnight Monday has claimed the life of a St. Catharines man. Ontario Provincial Police say the 28-year-old man was involved in a single vehicle accident with his white SUV about 3 a.m. ...

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Levee rings in half century for Lincoln

By Tristan Marks NewsNow A large gathering of Lincoln residents congregated at the Fleming Centre in Beamsville for the town’s New Year’s Levee on Saturday, Jan. 4. This year’s event marked not only the beginning of a new de ...

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