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Greg Reimer, Lincoln, Ward 4

Greg Reimer did not submit a personal profile. ...

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West Lincoln MURS gets $100,000 boost

West Lincoln’s MURS project  got a $100,000 shot in the arm from Smithville Home Hardware and Building Centre. The 52,000 sq. ft. community recreation centre will become a hub of community activity promoting healthy active ...

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Grimsby’s Fox run clears $30K

Grimsby Terry Fox Run’s $30,000 raised this year pushed the total raised to more than $618,000. ...

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“Best day ever” for Smithville’s Fox run

With 82 participants and more than $10,000 raised, Smithville edition of the Terry Fox Run had a banner event Sunday morning. ...

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Possible release of hydro financials discussed

    As part of debate on tax-exempt status for Grimsby’s biodigester, the possiblity of releasing related hydro financials was raised. While Ald. Joanne Johnston noted it is a private business but Town-owned, financial ...

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Tax-exempt status for biodigester

  Motion allows bylaw to be drafted which will return to council for approval: Mayor By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While several aldermen questioned exactly what was being passed, Grimsby Council did pass a motion Monday night allowing t ...

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Grimsby biodigester

GAMRU tops record rescue number

With at least a month still left in a busy boating season, the volunteers of GAMRU South Shore Search And Rescue have topped their own record for rescue missions in one year. A call on Monday afternoon pushed the group’s total number of r ...

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GAMRU record number of rescues

CCWN/Lions gear up for Sept. 22 food drive

  By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow The Beamsville and District Lions Club Food Drive is set for Saturday, Sept. 22 and it can’t come fast enough for Community Care of West Niagara. The summer has been a drain on much needed supplies an ...

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CCWN Lions food drive Carole Fuhrer

Peach Kings: Under new management

By Mike Williscraft In the hockey world, players change hands on an almost daily basis, but it is not every day ownership of a hockey club changes hands. Last week, the new ownership group of the Grimsby Peach Kings Jr. C hockey club formal ...

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Grimsby Peach Kings new owners

Penn & Teller: He fooled them, now Nick will open for them in Vegas

Nick Wallace of Beamsville fooled Penn & Teller on their TV show, so now Nick goes to Vegas Monday to open for the famed magical duo. ...

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Nick Wallace and Alyson Hannigan on Penn & Teller

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