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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

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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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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

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Texting Turns Twenty-Five This Weekend!

On December 3, 1992, 22-year-old Neil Papworth sent the first ever text message from a computer to a colleague. The message simply read ‘Merry Christmas’.  Mr Papworth had been working as a developer and test engineer to create a messaging service

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Last Chance for a Santa Visit before the 24th!

Read all about it……Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Santa Claus Parades! a) Elmira: Saturday 25th annual starts at 10AM from Main & Arthur St. downtown Elmira. http://bit.ly/2AHPRD8 b) Hespeler: Saturday 12 noon from Groh Avenue. http://bit.ly/2i2bh2c c) Fergus: Saturday

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Jolly Old St Nick has Another Busy Day in the Jewel Listening Area!

Find out times and places here! Check out Bob’s Top 5! 1. Santa Claus Parades! a) Brantford: Saturday from Stanley St. ending at Harmony Square @ 6PM http://bit.ly/2fTl5vC b) Caledonia: Saturday 11AM from Caledonia Fairgrounds http://bit.ly/2mL0Wgq c) Smithville: Saturday from

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70th Anniversary of The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh (Nov 20)

A new set of stamps is being issued by the Royal Mail to commemorate the 70th wedding anniversary of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh. (it will be seventy years this Monday the 20th) The six stamps include two images 

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Ya Better Watch Out… Ya Better Not Pout! Santa’s Parading into Town!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! (fun stuff to do this weekend within an hour’s drive) 1. Santa Claus Parades! a) Oakville: Saturday 9AM rain or shine from Reynolds Street and Lakeshore. http://bit.ly/2xLX4N8 b) Hamilton: Saturday 4:30PM from Bay @ Stuart

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2017 Santa Claus Parades

St George: Saturday December 9th – starting at 6pm http://www.stgeorgemarketplace.ca/Events/santa-claus-parade-listing-69-3678.aspx#.WgDh9mhSzcs

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Have a Look at Bob’s Top 5!

1. Remembrance Events. a) Guelph: Thank a Veteran.   Local vets will be on hand at McCrae House to visit and exchange stories. (McCrae House is the birthplace of John McCrae (1872-1918), doctor, soldier and author of “In Flanders Field”)

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Burlington Lift Bridge Closed Nightly 9pm-5am Mo-Fr From November 1st-30th

HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 30, 2017  /CNW/ Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise users of complete overnight closures of the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge for repair work. From November 1 to 30, the bridge will be closed between

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The Good, the Bad and the Cavities re: Halloween Candy

Dr Mary Hayes is a pediatric dentist and spokesperson for the American Dental Association. She raises a few flags about candy for your kids this year. For starters she says that the process of tooth decay can peak within 20

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A Nice Easy Hack for Splinter Removal!

Moms or Dads; do you get called upon for a little topical surgery when the kids come in with a tricky splinter needing removal? A housewife from the UK, Claire Bullen-Jones, has come up with a clever hack that makes

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The Last 2 Days of 20 Degree Weather! Enjoy Them to the MAX!

Check out Bob’s Top 5! (fun things to do within an hour’s drive) Hamilton: Nosh Culinary Week! A week-long celebration of Hamilton’s culinary scene that takes place during National Small Business Week from October 16 to 22. Some highlights include

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What’s in a Smile?

A study was commissioned on the power of a smile recently.  It featured the findings of a  psychologist named Dr. Jessamy Hibbard.  Here are a few stats: The average adult smiles 11 times every day – or more than 232,000

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