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Firefighters

New legislation protects “double hatters”

“Double-hatters” have some new protection under provincial legislation. Double-hatters are professional firefighters who also serve on volunteer fire services. The proposed amendments come under the Fire Protection and Prevent ...

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Six months of work gone in minutes

Century farmhouse nearly move-in ready when Tuesday evening blaze levelled it By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It was the first evening in several months Aren Vandervelde had not been working on his future Sixteen Road home and one he ...

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And so it begins …

Demolition crews started their task at the corner of Main and Elm streets in Grimsby on Monday morning. ...

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Downtown Grimsby suffers fire hangover

On-street parking open regularly Anyone who is a regular visitor to downtown Grimsby will know the great feeling achieved when you find a parking spot right in front of the shop you are about to visit. Regulars will have noticed a ...

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Three-alarm, $2 million-plus fire devastates downtown Grimsby

The age and design of the building made fighting the blaze very difficult ... ...

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Grimsby Boot Drive

Funds raised will support McMaster Children’s Hospital, FORT and Jennifer Johnston ...

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Children’s Safety Village heavily damaged

Saturday (Jan. 30) between midnight and 3:30 a.m., unknown culprit(s) gained entry to the fenced in compound that surrounds the Niagara Safety Village and did damage estimated at more than $20,000. The Niagara Safety Village is a ...

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Niagara Falls firefighter, Lincoln resident killed trying to save his dog

Investigation ongoing ...

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Grimsby Fire set for Sunday open house, start time 11 a.m.

Grimsby Fire Department’s annual Open House and Great Escape is teed up and ready to go this Sunday, Sept. 20 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 261 Ontario Street, Station 1. “It is always a lot of fun. There are a lot things to see and ...

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