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GBF hamper program set to roll

The GBF and Grimsby firefighters are teaming again to gather donations for the Christmas Hamper program at the Grimsby Santa Claus Parade this December. Firefighters Jeff Dancer and Jim Bershoeff note that food can be brought to t ...

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Downtown condo dies in tie vote

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A proposed 92-unit condo development targeted for downtown Grimsby was sent back to the drawing board Monday night. A 4-4 tied vote at the council table, with Ald. Steve Berry not in attendance, on Offi ...

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Hall of Famer touches down at Teddy’s

  Hall of famer Fergie  Jenkins and former major leaguers Bill “Spaceman” Lee and Blue Jay Kelly Gruber will be hanging out at Teddy’s Food, Fun & Spirits on Wednesday, Dec. 5. The event will run from 6-8 p.m. The ...

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Hamilton officials join fight to preserve WLMH

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Concerns about transferred patient loads on neighbouring hospitals, Hamilton city councillors have added their voices calling on Hamilton Health Sciences to find an alternative option to their closure o ...

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End of the road for Evan’s Ride

By MikeWilliscraft Newsnow After 10 years, Evan’s Ride has reached the end of the road. It was a difficult decision, said Evan Sheldrake’s father, Len, who has invested a decade getting the event from an idea to a highly succe ...

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Grimsby, Smithville need Santa Claus parade helpers

The Grimsby and Smithville Santa Claus parades are quickly approaching and both are in need of volunteers to help the events run smoothly. The Smithville parade runs Saturday, Nov. 24 starting at 2 p.m. at the Smithville Arena bef ...

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Avro story anything but straight as an arrow

60 years after first flight, Grimsby resident recalls every detail of Avro Arrow development and its demise By Mike Williscraft What is one of Canada’s most legendary mysteries is a vivid memory for Grimsby’s Bill Logan. Th ...

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HHS reboots to start WLMH “planning process”

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow What started as an announcement of an ultimate direction with no timeline for implementation regarding West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s operating rooms, is now being called a “planning process”. H ...

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“Save The Hospital” goes into reboot

On a frozen night in February 1997, 15,000 of West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s closest friends gathered for a candlelight vigil at Grimsby Secondary School. And the facility stands today as a result. Today, medical officials and ...

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