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Artist After 6: Willie Nelson

Artist After 6: Willie Nelson. He’s in the Lounge at 7 and you can see his video for, “Always On My Mind” by clicking “Read More.” pic: free use video:WillieNelsonVEVO

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Foodie Friday

Love making new dishes in the kitchen? Here’s one: Butternut Squash Polenta With Sausage and Onion. If you try it, I’d like hear from you at: kent@ckpcradio.com Recipe pic and info courtesy cooking.nytimes.com Makes 4 servings. Takes 45 minutes to

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Smartphone Addiction Test

Can you have an addiction to your smartphone and social media?  Questions to ask yourself from  James Roberts, Ph.D., the Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business. Roberts is known internationally for his research on

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Earth Day Survey

The top three activities for recently surveyed Americans observing Earth Day 2017 are: 1. Do a big spring clean (15%) 2. Recycle and/or compost waste (13%) 3. Plant something in the house or backyard (12%) Sustainability is important to Americans—45%

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Burlington Invites You To Plant A Tree For Earth Day And The Days And Weeks Ahead

City of Burlington invites residents to help plant 2,400 trees Burlington, Ont.—April 20, 2017 — The City of Burlington is hosting six tree-planting events across the city in April and May. Residents are invited to be a part of adding

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Dave Creelman

Lunchtime Trivia Friday, April 21

Q: 1.3 million households in Canada now have this in common. What is it?

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Dave Creelman, Lunch Time Trivia

Heavy Rain Floods Parts Of Hamilton And Dundas

It was a wet windy wild night and Hamilton and Dundas seemed to bear the brunt of the record breaking rainfall.  Rivers and streams are still running very high and fast and people are asked to be cautious around all

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Cooper The Dog Has Been Found Safe

You may have heard about Cooper who was placed on the wrong West Jet flight and ended up in Hamilton instead of Newfoundland.  Last night an employee took Cooper out for a pee.  Cooper got off his lead and disappeared. 

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Dave Creelman

Give Your Boiled Eggs A Shake

  Making hard boiled eggs is a fairly straightforward process. Usually, the worst part is peeling them after they’re done cooling off, especially when the shell breaks away in a million tiny pieces. This can be frustrating. Here is a

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

The Canadian Ketchup Battle Is Heating Up Again

  When Heinz decided to pull production of their ketchup from Canada putting 740 Canadians out of work three years ago, its rival French’s stepped in promising to buy tomatoes from Canadian farmers who were cut loose by Heinz. At

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Artist After 6: Al Jarreau

Artist After 6: Al Jarreau. He’s in the Lounge at 7 and you can see his video for, “Mornin’” by clicking “Read More.” pic: free use  video:RHINO

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Julia Again

For the fifth time Julia Roberts is the world’s most beautiful woman, according to People magazine. At 49 she says she’s both flattered and stunned. Source/Pic: People

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New Disney Movie

The live movie adaptation of Disney’s animated Aladdin, may include Will Smith as the Genie. He’s currently in talks with director Guy Richie and filming begins in the UK in July. The movie will be a musical and Will’s talents

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Throwback Thursday Oldie

Atlanta Rhythm Section – “Imaginary Lovers.” Pic: YouTube screen grab 

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An Ikea Restaurant? Maybe Soon

Have you ever eaten at Ikea?  Their Meatballs are famous and delicious. From an article on Fortune.com the people at FastCompany have learned that Ikea may be considering a stand alone restaurant. Ikea knows that a hungry shopper is not

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