Podcast

NewsNow Podcast Episode 31: The GBF Christmas Food Drive 2021 ft. Ashley Marr

GBF director of programs, Ashley Marr, joins Mike this episode to discuss this year’s Christmas Hamper food drive in Grimsby. Along the way, Ashley explains what her organization needs, how the gathering and packaging proces ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 30: Hometown Hockey events ft. Shauna Daley

Hometown Hockey is coming to to the Peach King Centre and the Grimsby DIA has something special planned. In this episode, Mike is joined by Shauna Daley of the White Rhino Gift Shop to discuss all the fun events and prizes the org ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 29: Remembering West Lincolnā€˜s Great War Veterans ft. Joanne McLaren

Local author, Joanne McLaren honours the men of West Lincoln who went off to fight in the Great War with her new book ‘Veterans of West Lincoln – WWI.’ Through detailed and painstaking research, McLaren gathered ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 28: Lincoln’s The Benchlands and Rotary Park

This episode is a double-feature as Mike sits down with Town of Lincoln tourism coordinator, Britnie Bazylewski and director of community services, Shannon McKay to discuss big things happening in Lincoln. In the first half of the ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 27: Grimsby Santa Claus Parade 2021 ft. Trevor Ruzylo

The Grimsby Santa Claus Parade is back, and Trevor Ruzylo from the Town’s Recreation Dept. has returned to the NewsNow Podcast to dish out all the details. From parade routes to safety measures and more, this episode has eve ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 26: The Spirits Festival ft. Nicki Inch

Events on the Thirty, the group behind the Thirty Road Market has planned a special event for October. This event, The Spirits Festival, will combine Halloween spookiness with a wide selection of Craft Distilleries & Breweries ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 25: WLMH Take it to the Finish Line ft. Andrew Smith

After two decades of heartbreak, struggle and passion, the people of West Niagara will finally get their new hospital. As the project moves ever closer to the shovels in the ground, the WLMH Foundation is moving quickly to get the ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 24: Return of the Peach Kings ft. Simon Duong

This week Peach Kings co-owner Simon Duong joins Mike on the podcast. Together they talk about the upcoming hockey season, the toll of lost years on players, what will be done for safety at the Peach Kings Centre arena and plans f ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 23: Remembering Shirley Martin ft. Dean Allison

In this episode, Mike once again sits down with Niagara West MP Dean Allison, refresh from his re-election earlier in the week. The analyze the election results with data from both West Niagara and the wider country. Afterwards, t ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 22: Hike for Hospice 2021 ft. Pamela Blackwood

Once again, McNally House Hospice’s annual Hike for Hospice will be taking place in the Fall. Unlike last year, the hospice event will be taking place in person once more, although those still uncomfortable with larges crowd ...

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NewsNow Podcast Special Episode: Meet the Candidates – Harold Jonker (CHP)

The NewsNow Podcast is publishing a special series of episodes that feature Niagara West’s candidates in the up-coming 2021 Federal Election. This episode’s guest is CHP Candidate Harold Jonker who lays down his positi ...

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NewsNow Podcast Special Episode: Meet the Candidates – Joanna Kocsis (Green Party)

The NewsNow Podcast is publishing a special series of episodes that feature Niagara West’s candidates in the up-coming 2021 Federal Election. This episode’s guest is Green Party Candidate Joanna Kocsis who lays down he ...

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NewsNow Podcast Special Episode: Meet the Candidates- Dean Allison (Conservative Party)

The NewsNow Podcast is publishing a special series of episodes that feature Niagara West’s candidates in the up-coming 2021 Federal Election. This episode’s guest is Conservative Candidate and Niagara West incumbent De ...

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NewsNow Podcast Special Episode: Meet the Candidates – Ian Bingham (Liberal Party)

The NewsNow Podcast is publishing a special series of episodes that feature Niagara West’s candidates in the up-coming 2021 Federal Election. This episode’s guest is Liberal Party Candidate Ian Bingham who lays down hi ...

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NewsNow Podcast Special Episode: Meet the Candidates – Nameer Rahman (NDP)

The NewsNow Podcast is publishing a special series of episodes that feature Niagara West’s candidates in the up-coming 2021 Federal Election. This episode’s guest is NDP Candidate Nameer Rahman who lays down his positi ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 21: Save Main Street ft. Ronald Schroder and Ruxandra Bucataru

Ron Schroder and Ruxandra Bucataru from the ‘SaveMainStreet’ resident group joined Mike this episode to explain why their organization will be present at the tribunal meeting to fight this development. They discuss a n ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 20: Handling Specialty Royal Caribbean Contract ft. Tom Beach

Handling Specialty is a Grimsby-based company that manufacture all sort of custom material handling machines. This means more than just shipping lifts however. As this week’s guest, Tom Beach, president of Handling Specialty ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 19: The Niagara Gateway Information Centre ft. Brian Purdy

Although Summer is already beginning to wane, Niagara tourism is still going strong. For most tourists coming from the GTA area and beyond, Grimsby is the first stop before heading into the rest of the region. That’s what ma ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 18: Sessanta Miglia ft. Rob Hattin

The 7th annual Sessanta Miglia exotic car drive has come and sped off into the sunset for another year. However, 2021 will remain a particularly special year, not only because it’s one of the first large events as the Covid ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 17: Motors N’ Music Festival lookahead ft. Ron Baker

West Niagara’s newest car festival pulls into Grimsby’s Southward Park this Labour Day weekend. Motor N’ Music will be an event that combines a car show with a music festival and will be full of fun for the whole ...

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