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2017-01-23

On This Day

Posted by: Dave Creelman

On this date in 1942, Tupperware was invented. On this date in 1974, The Exorcist opened in theatres. On this date in 1975, Barney Miller debuted. On this date in 1977, Roots began airing. On this date in 1983, The

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2017-01-23

Lunchtime Trivia Mon Jan 23

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q: Nine in Ten Canadians (93%) say this is the most important factor when making a purchase. What is it?

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2017-01-23

Tips For Handling January Holiday Bill Shock

Posted by: Lisa Whitnel

It’s that time of year: when incoming bills may, for some folks, be reminders of just how much was spent over the holidays. Personal finance bloggers were asked how they manage to keep holiday celebrations from morphing into debt that

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2017-01-23

1.35 Million Canadians Are Still Using Tanning Beds

Posted by: Ed McMahon

  About 1.35 million Canadians are still using tanning beds and the No. 1 reason why is because they thought getting a base tan would “protect” against sunburn, according to new Statistics Canada data. While skin cancer is the most

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2017-01-23

U.S. Airlines Offer Low-Cost Fares Banning Carry-on Bags. Will Canada follow?

Posted by: Ed McMahon

  Just when you thought economy air travel couldn’t get any more basic, some major U.S. airlines have found a way to make it even less appealing. Both American and United Airlines will soon be offering a bare-bones “basic economy”

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2017-01-22

A Dog’s Purpose Controversy

Posted by: Richard

Releasing next Friday the movie “A Dog’s Purpose” fell into some controversy this past week with the release of a video that appears to show some animal cruelty to a Shepherd named Hercules. There has been an investigation launched into

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2017-01-22

Fog Advisory In Effect

Posted by: Richard

There is a Fog Advisory in effect this morning. Adjust your driving and the time needed to get to your destination accordingly! Take care and be safe. The full statement follows:   Alerts for: Oxford – Brant Statements 5:30 AM

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2017-01-20

Artist After 6: Crystal Gayle

Posted by: Kent

Artist After 6: Crystal Gayle. She’s in the Lounge at 7 along with, Barry Manilow, Eva Cassidy and Johnny Mathis. Click “Read More” to see her video for, “Someday Soon.” pic: free use    video:crystalsolidgold/YouTube

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2017-01-20

Foodie Friday

Posted by: Kent

Beef Stew With Prunes Kicking a winter favourite up a notch. By – MARK BITTMAN * YIELD4 servings * TIME2 hours INGREDIENTS * 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil * 2 pounds lean boneless beef, preferably chuck, in 2-inch cubes

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2017-01-20

Lunchtime Trivia Friday Jan 20

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q: Over the course of a lifetime, women will do this approximately 40,000 times compared to men who will do this around 5400 times. What is it?

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2017-01-05

Galt Horticultural Society Hosts Their Dream Garden Conference Jan 15

Posted by: Dave Creelman

  Galt Horticultural Society 26th Annual Dream Garden Conference Sunday, January 15 @ the Waterloo Regional Police Association Building (WRPA Recreation Centre) 1128 Rife Road, North Dumfries519-622-0771 Featuring: Paul Zammit – Director of Horticultural Toronto Botanical Gardens speaking on “Plants

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2016-12-23

NORAD Santa Tracker Is Up And Running

Posted by: Dave Creelman

The kids and grand kids can track Santa’s progress beginning Christmas Eve.  It is an interactive website and kind of fun for the kids. Enjoy and Merry Christmas. Click here to follow Santa Image and source noradsanta.org    

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2016-12-16

More Snow On The Way, In A Big Way.

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Environment has issued Special Weather Statements and Warnings for the Jewel listening area. Snowfall Warning for Waterloo-Wellington. A Colorado low is expected to trek towards Southern Ontario tonight, with snow spreading across much of the region this evening. Snow will

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2016-12-12

Enjoy The Lights At Glenhyrst And More Throughout The Jewel Listening Area

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Enjoy the Lights At Glenhyrst until January 1st.  They also have visits with Santa and Furry Fridays with the Brant SPCA. More info here Find more events through the Jewel listening area here on our events calendar.  

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2016-12-12

Check On Flight Information Here

Posted by: Dave Creelman

If you are heading out to the airport to pick up family or are heading out of town yourself, check here for information on your flight. There have been some cancellations and delays.   Hamilton International Airport http://flyhamilton.ca/passenger/flights/arrivals-and-departures/   Region

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2016-12-08

Viola Desmond Will Be The Face Of The $10 Bill

Posted by: Dave Creelman

“Desmond, an icon of the human rights and freedoms movement in Canada, was selected from a short list of five iconic Canadian women by Minister Morneau, in accordance with the Bank of Canada Act. A successful Nova Scotia businesswoman, she is

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2016-12-01

Toronto FC Go On To Finals For First Time

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Congratulations to Toronto Football Club and their conference win.  They beat Montreal 5-2 in the 2nd aggregate semi finals. They will now face The Seattle Sounders on Dec 10.  Toronto will have home field advantage as they will host the

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2016-11-27

Beautiful Grand River

Posted by: Richard

The Grand River Conservation Authority announced the winner of their photo contest and it must not have been an easy thing to do; as anyone who has walked along the Grand or spent time on it could tell you, it

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2016-11-22

Good Luck Toronto FC Vs Montreal Impact In Conference Finals

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Good luck to Toronto FC  in their first conference finals.  They take on Montreal Impact tonight at Olympic Stadium, Montreal. They will play in front of 60,000 fans.  Should be quite the match.  It airs on TSN beginning at 8pm.

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2016-11-21

The CP Holiday Train’s Complete Schedule

Posted by: Dave Creelman

“The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train is coming back to Hamilton for its 18th year in an effort to raise money, food and awareness for local food banks. The train is scheduled to arrive at 7:45 p.m. on Monday, November

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2017-01-23

Lunchtime Trivia Mon Jan 23

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q: Nine in Ten Canadians (93%) say this is the most important factor when making a purchase. What is it?

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2017-01-22

Fog Advisory In Effect

Posted by: Richard

There is a Fog Advisory in effect this morning. Adjust your driving and the time needed to get to your destination accordingly! Take care and be safe. The full statement follows:   Alerts for: Oxford – Brant Statements 5:30 AM

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2017-01-20

Lunchtime Trivia Friday Jan 20

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q: Over the course of a lifetime, women will do this approximately 40,000 times compared to men who will do this around 5400 times. What is it?

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2017-01-20

Beer Yoga. It’s A Thing.

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Beer Yoga is a real thing and it is getting a lot of interest. It seems to have originated in Germany with BierYoga and the creator is taking it global. Interest in growing in North America and it taking off

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2017-01-19

Lunchtime Trivia Thursday Jan 19

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q: Of the 7 Billion of us on earth, 6 Billion have this. What is it?

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2017-01-19

On This Day

Posted by: Dave Creelman

— On this date in 1955, Scrabble went on sale — On this date in 1978, the last VW Beetle rolled off of the assembly line — On this date in 1979, The last Donny & Marie show aired on

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2017-01-18

On This Day….

Posted by: Dave Creelman

On This Day: In 1956, “Rock Around the Clock” by Bill Haley & The Comets became the first rock ‘n’ roll album to make the Billboard pop album chart On this date in 1974, The Six Million Dollar Man, starring

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2017-01-18

Lunchtime Trivia Wednesday Jan 18

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q:According to StatsCanada 85% of Canadian homes have at least one of these. What is it?

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2017-01-17

Lunchtime Trivia Tuesday Jan 17

Posted by: Dave Creelman

Q:  What do Ear Muffs, Popsicle, Water skiing, Snowmobiling and Trampolines have in common?

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2017-01-17

Happy Birthday To You And To Betty White, 95

Posted by: Dave Creelman

If it’s your birthday today, Happy Birthday.  You share it with: Betty White on her 95th. You also share it with; Zooey Deschanel, New Girl actress (37) Kid Rock, singer/rapper (46) Michelle Obama, First Lady (53) Jim Carrey, actor/comedian (55)

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2017-01-08

Segment 1

Posted by: Gary

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2017-01-07

Segment 2

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2017-01-06

Segment 3

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