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Cyclists pay respects to fallen

By Tristan Marks NewsNow More than 50 cyclists took to the lake front trail in Grimsby last Wednesday to pay respects to a fellow rider who was struck and killed in Beamsville last week, and to show solidarity with his family. The ...

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Comedy series launches to rave reviews

“It really could not have gone any better.” That was the view of Grimsby Downtown Improvement Area board president and organizer of Comedy Night in Grimsby, Mike Williscraft, after the five-night series kicked off in Coronatio ...

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Nelles Manor events coming up next month

A Vintage and Art sale this holiday Monday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. kicks off a month of activities at Nelles Manor Museum. The Manor is taking advantage of the summer weather and lifting COVID restrictions to hold two event in early A ...

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Grimsby woman looks to U.S. doctors to get her life back

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Kayleigh Duggan wants her life back. Up until November of last year, that life was fulfilling – the 20-year-old Grimsby woman worked, hung out with friends, took online classes at Portland Bible College and ev ...

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Cost dominates transit picture in West Lincoln

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Cost dominated a West Lincoln Council debate regarding region-wide transit with director of GO implementation Matt Robinson on Monday night. Although the presentation only touched on financial strategy, bo ...

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East Grimsby development gets amendment approvals

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A controversial development in Grimsby’s east end got green lights from a special meeting of council Monday night. The special meeting was set after Monday, July 19’s committee of the whole ran very ...

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Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre opens its doors

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The wait is finally over as the new Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre is now open. As of July 24, Lincoln History lovers can come explore the exhibits on display in the new space while also revisiting old favouri ...

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UPDATE #2: Fatal “fail to remain” Lincoln accident under investigation

Continued investigation by detectives with the Niagara Regional Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit as well as 8 District (Grimsby) detectives into a fatal Sunday morning collision on Lincoln’s North Service Road ha ...

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“Much needed” repairs for Vineland’s First Ave

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Residents of First Ave. in Vineland will soon see not only their road reconstructed but also their aging watermain replaced at the same time. Lincoln’s Committee of the Whole approved in principle to ten ...

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Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre to open doors on July 24

The Town of Lincoln is delighted to announce the public opening of the new Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre: Home of the Jordan Historical Museum of the Twenty on Saturday, July 24. The new facility was designed to properly hous ...

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Walk-ins now available at all Niagara Region Public Health COVID-19 vaccination clinics

To help make it easier to get the vaccine, walk-ins for those getting their first and second doses are now welcome at all Niagara Region Public Health COVID-19 vaccination clinics from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Anyone 12 years of age or ...

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Hotel redevelopment gets green light

Redevelopment plans for the Casablanca Hotel at 4 Windward Dr. cleared a major hurdle with Official Plan and zoning bylaw approvals Monday at Grimsby Council. The project includes many features, among them: 19- and 12-storey tower ...

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Province commits to new high school theatre build

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow After being touted as a feature of the new Niagara West Secondary School going back to the ARC (Accommodations Review Committee) process, inclusion of a theatre component was finally made official last Thursday. ...

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Detectives seek to identify man in West Lincoln

Grimsby detectives of the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) are investigating two incidents in West Lincoln. The investigation has recently determined that on July 10 at approximately 10:30 p.m., a female in her teens was walking home ...

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New procurement policy touches off lively debate

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Right on the heels of saying staff provide expert opinion and council should follow their direction, Grimsby council shelled a staff planning report and supported a major change in a recommendation. At ...

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Grimsby council pulls plug at 11th hour

After five hours of committee of the whole discussions, Grimsby council cancelled it full council meeting. The move came while debating approval of a motion to extend hours beyond the 11 p.m. curfew in procedural bylaws. Coun. Dave Sharpe w ...

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Pop-up library at Hilary Bald Park this Friday

Looking for a good book and a chance to learn more about fire safety? The Lincoln Public Library (LPL) and Lincoln Fire Rescue have teamed up to deliver just the event. The LPL Pop-up Library will be joined by a real fire truck at ...

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Wednesdays to be Comedy Night In Grimsby

Coronation Park Grimsby will be the scene of Comedy Night in Grimsby’s rookie performance next Wednesday, July 28, starting at 7 p.m. The inaugural event is being staged by Grimsby’s Downtown Improvement Area Board as one of its initiat ...

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Dunstall rehashes deleting agenda items

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow After an intense debate and subsequent approval of a motion at Grimsby’s June 21 committee of the whole meeting, Coun. John Dunstall pushed again Monday night to keep the bar to delete agenda items at ...

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Three more IC complaints tabled

Grimsby’s Integrity Commissioner Michael Maynard released findings in three more complaints at Monday’s council meeting. A complaint from a member of the public regarding potential conflicts of interest for Coun. John Dunstall ...

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