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Say “be mine” with a singing Valentine

Send love this Valentine’s Day with a Singing Valentine. Upon request, four sharp-dressed gentlemen will show up to a loved-one’s door to perform two sweet love songs followed by the presentation of a Valentine rose. That is t ...

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Grimsby grandfather hits the jackpot

Grimsby resident Douglas Smithson is set for life- $25,000 a year for life to be exact. Smithson matched all five main numbers to win a second prize of $25,000 a year for life with the OLG’s Daily Grand draw on the Jan. 13. The prize ...

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Baha’i Faith talk series Wednesdays at the Livingston Activity Centre

The Livingston Activity Centre will play host to ‘Meaningful Conversations’, a talk series discussing spiritual concepts of the Baha’i Faith every Wednesday from 7:30-9 p.m. for the next two weeks. Each weekly co ...

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Teachers’ work-to-rule out of step

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow I’ve said it before, and I will likely say it again, but all public sector employees – provincial and federal, including MPPS and MPs – should take a 10 per cent wage roll back until budge ...

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McNally House fundraising dance Feb. 15

McNally House is inviting the community for a fun night of dancing at the Mountain Ridge Community Centre in Grimsby on Saturday Feb. 15 from 7 p.m.- midnight. This night out is to help raise the much needed funds to support the o ...

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Grimsby Kinettes to offer babysitting course

The Grimsby Kinettes Club is once again offering its annual baby sitting course. Students will attend lessons every Thursday from March 26 to April 30 at the Grimsby Fire Department on 167 Mountain St. Cost is $25 per student, pay ...

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Lincoln readies for Lincoln Avenue improvements

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Town of Lincoln is set to upgrade the street and sidewalks of Lincoln Avenue from King to Elm streets this year. Town staff held a public information session (PIS) that showcased plans for the street ...

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Museum exhibit celebrates 50 years of Lincoln

The Lincoln Museum & Cultural Centre held a special event to open three new exhibits on Thursday Jan. 9. The Tale of a Town exhibit celebrates Lincoln’s 50th anniversary. This exhibit takes the interviews recorded in the ora ...

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Peach Kings honour former owner Lyle Killins

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Peach Kings had a special guest at Friday, Jan. 10’s game at the West Lincoln Arena. Former owner Lyle Killins dropped the game-starting puck and was honoured for his leadership during a pivotal time ...

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Ambiguity leads to deferrment of delegation bylaw in Lincoln

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Lincoln Town Council deferred a decision on updating the municipality’s system for delegating authority at its meeting Monday. Council was presented with a report which recommended expanding and updating ...

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