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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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NewsNow Podcast Episode 16: The New Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre ft. Jasmine Proteau

The new Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre building in Jordan is finally completed and open to the public. Residents can explore the state of the art facility and its tremendous collection, as well as once again visit the Jordan ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 15: Comedy Nights in Grimsby ft. David Green

Comedy is coming to Grimsby! The DIA has teamed up with Garden City comic David Green to put on a series of weekly, outdoor comedy shows in Coronation Park. Anyone looking for a good laugh can come down to the park on Wednesdays f ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 14: Nelles Manor Re-opening ft. Linda and Barry Coutts

As the province gears up to re-open so too is the Nelles Manor Museum. Plans are already underway for the Museum to offer tours starting July 31 and special events starting in August. In this episode, Mike invites on Linda and Bar ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 13: Funding announcement for PK Centre & WLMH RFP

Following an announcement that the Province will make a $16 million grant to Grimsby for an expansion to the Peach Kings Centre,  Minister of Infrastructure Kinga Surma and Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff joined Mike in the NewsN ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 12: All things WLMH ft. Dr. Gary Benson

Today, Canada Day 2021, also marks the release of NewsNow’s special edition One Team, One Dream magazine. The publication is a 64-page volume that celebrates the history of the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital- and the hope fo ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 11: Big Brothers Big Sisters events ft. Nicole Boccia

Big Brothers Big Sisters of North and West Niagara is on the hunt for mentors. The organization have a number of boys signed up who have yet to match with a Big and its looking to equalize the situation. In this episode, Mike chat ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 10:What’s going on with Grimsby Recreation? ft. Trevor Ruzylo, Grimsby Supervisor of Recreation

Summer is upon us, and with it will come Recreational Programming in each of West Niagara’s municipalities. In this episode, Mike invites on Grimsby Supervisor of Recreation, Trevor Ruzylo to give a preview on all the family ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 9: West Niagara Employment Trends ft. Gary Bruce

Ontario will soon begin the slow process of exiting its third COVID lockdown. With retail and other workplaces resuming operations, so too will they need to expand their workforces. Gary Bruce, executive director of Niagara West&# ...

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