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‘Zombie Law’ Proposed For Ontario Pedestrians

A proposed “Zombie Law” could mean some changes for Ontario pedestrians. (It is named such, after its passing in several US cities, such as Honolulu, for people’s resemblance to zombies as they blankly stare at their cellphones.) The “Phones Down,

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The History Of The Elf On The Shelf

If you’re familiar with The Elf on the Shelf, you likely know it’s something parents love to hate or love. The popular Christmas tradition involves a storybook pixie elf . According to the book, the elf is a “scout elf”

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Leafs Win Their Third In A Row

Backup Curtis McElhinney stopped 41 shots as the Toronto Maple Leafs shut out the Edmonton Oilers 1-0 on Sunday. Zach Hyman scored for the Maple Leafs (20-10-1). McElhinney was making just his fifth start of the season, giving starter Frederik

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Santa’s Gifts for Your Dog This Christmas Season

Good dogs deserve good presents, and Christmas morning is so much better when there’s a happy dog running around with a new toy. Here are a few suggestions, The Planet Dog Orbee-Tuff Orbee, 100% recyclable, completely non-toxic. Industry experts” call

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Simcoe Carillon Performer Spotlight

If you’ve ever been on Norfolk Street in Simcoe and heard the bells on the Norfolk County War Memorial Carillon Tower you may have stopped to enjoy the sound and songs that can peal out over the beautiful scene before you.

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Christmas Light Displays Throughout The Region

If you’re looking to get in the Christmas spirit or help yourself to a little holiday lighting inspiration there are a few locations around that you could take in this season. In fact there are more than a few! No

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All I Want for Christmas is…….

To hear my Mommy and Daddy! Three year old Harper Rollinson from Sydney, Australia was diagnosed with eye cancer when she was just twelve days old. Her parents had to start her on chemotherapy immediately. The results cured the cancer

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Bob Murray, News & Sports, Whats Happening

Take the Family out for Some Holiday Entertainment!

There’s lots to choose from – Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Nutcracker Performances this Weekend! a) Burlington: Performing Arts Centre. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings the most beloved ballet to glorious life, The Nutcracker. Saturday 2PM http://bit.ly/2iXXoXd

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Artist After 6: Linda Ronstadt

The Artist After 6: Linda Rhonstadt. Click the link to see her live performance of, “You’re No Good” as introduced by Jose Feliciano! She’s in the Lounge tonight at 7p. pic:amazon.com and YouTube.

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The Single Most Valuable Personality Trait

Research is pointing to conscientiousness as the one-trait-to-rule-them-all in terms of future success, both career-wise and personal. “It would actually be nice if there were some negative things that went along with conscientiousness,” Roberts told me. “But at this point

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Foodie Friday: Crusty Baked Shells & Cauliflower

Active Time: 1 HR Total Time: 1 HR 30 MIN Serves : 6 to 8   Ingredients * Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 3/4 pound medium shells, such as Barilla Good olive oil 2 1/2 pounds cauliflower, cut into small

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Lunchtime Trivia Friday, December 8

Q: Between 2014 and 2015 this industry grew by 22% (21.6%) and is valued at just under $80 ($78.4) Million. What is it?

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10th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend

It’s a yearly tradition for hundreds of women to attend our annual Jewel Radio Ladies Getaway Weekend.  Women across Ontario and Quebec attend for many reasons: shopping with various vendors, guest speakers, enlightening seminars, entertainment; and for many, an opportunity

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Santa 5K Run This Weekend In Burlington. Some Road Closure Info

Road Closures – downtown, Dec. 9, 2017 HO HO HO! Santa 5K Road Race Temporary Road Closures Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 6:30 to 11 a.m. Brant Street – from Ontario to Elgin Streets James Street – from John to Brant Streets

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Dave Creelman, Whats Happening

On This Date December 8

— On this date in 1931, coaxial cable was invented .. — On this date in 1976, The Eagles released the album Hotel California .. — On this date in 1980, John Lennon was shot and killed outside his New

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