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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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Market shopping European style

By Lorraine Simpson The festive season is almost upon us, bringing the aroma of cinnamon spiced mulled wine, Christmas tunes and plenty of holiday spirit, and I can’t think of anything more festive than taking a European break t ...

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Gloves are off in fight for WLMH’s survival

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Not only is Hamilton Health Science’s announcement to transfer key services away from West Lincoln Memorial Hospital illogical, the entire matter appears manufactured, says Dr. Tom Estall. Estall, a p ...

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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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Peninsula Players ready for opening curtain

By Katharine Mitchell For NewsNow The brilliant playwright Arthur Miller once said, “the theatre is so endlessly fascinating because it’s so accidental.” It is no accident that Peninsula Players Community Theatre Company has ...

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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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Bylsma elected to West Lincoln mayor’s seat

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow Dave Bylsma has taken the reins as mayor for West Lincoln, winning a clear mandate over incumbent Doug Joyner. He will also be holding those reins with a platform built on fiscal responsibility, rura ...

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Easton returned; Foster off to Region

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow Ninety-six year old Margaret Romagnoli said her daughter is doing a good job and Lincoln voters agreed, returning Sandra Easton to the mayor’s seat with a resounding win in Monday’s municipal ele ...

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