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Carolinian forest expansion “natural” for Grimsby

By Tristan Marks NewsNow With some careful planning and an eye to detail, the Town of Grimsby has an opportunity to become an ecological hub and be recognized as the Carolinian Capital of Canada. That is the hope of Coun. Lianne V ...

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Opinion: Major achievements in tough year, says Jordan

(Editor’s note: we requested West Niagara’s Mayors for a review of 2020 and a look into 2021.) By Jeff Jordan Mayor, Town of Grimsby For NewsNow It is customary as the New Year approaches that we look back and reflect ...

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Impatient Kellan makes hasty entrance

By Tristan Marks NewsNow He just couldn’t wait to come into the world. Kellan Long, born Sunday, Dec. 6, 8 lbs, shortly after 10 p.m., decided that he would not wait for his parents to make the long trip from their home in Smithville to S ...

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Grimsby DIA Ladies Shopping Night event returns Nov. 26

Despite the uncertainty of 2020, one thing is certain: the annual Grimsby DIA Ladies Shopping Night.‎ The DIA event is set to kick things off on the evening of Thursday, Nov. 26, 6 p.m. to close. Many merchants will be offering ...

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Queen Juliana made an impression

By Dorothy Turcotte NewsNow Immediately after WW II, many from the Netherlands chose to immigrate to Canada to start new lives. Before the war, however, Queen Juliana came to Canada in 1940 after the German occupation of her homel ...

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1K walk a profile in Grimsby three-year-old’s courage

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow “I remember saying to Dave, both of us in tears, Cooper still heavy in my arms… this is going to change our entire lives. I meant for the worse. But almost two years later and we’re starting to re ...

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