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February 13, 2020
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cyclingmagazine.ca

Is Hamilton the Girona of Ontario?

Is Hamilton the Girona of Ontario?

In the 90s, many high level cyclists trained with Mirek Mazur out of Hamilton’s Dundas community. He helped develop multiple national champions.

February 1, 2020
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cbc.ca

Vrancor has a $200M plan for Hamilton's downtown entertainment facilities

Vrancor has a $200M plan for Hamilton's downtown entertainment facilities

One of the city's biggest developers says he has a $200-million plan to redevelop Hamilton's aging downtown entertainment facilities

January 25, 2020
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wellandtribune.ca

Hamiltonians preparing community party to honour Lincoln Alexander's 100th birthday

Hamiltonians preparing community party to honour Lincoln Alexander's 100th birthday

Family and friends are organizing several events to honour Lincoln Alexander on what would have been his 100th birthday on Jan. 21, 2022.

January 4, 2020
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bbc.com

Why Canada's cannabis bubble burst

Why Canada's cannabis bubble burst

More than a year ago, Canada made recreational cannabis legal. So why are people still buying it on the black market?

January 2, 2020
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tvo.org

100 years ago, Hamilton elected its first-ever female city councillor

100 years ago, Hamilton elected its first-ever female city councillor

Constance Hamilton was a suffragette, a trained pianist, and a part-time farmer. In 1920, she captured a seat in Ward 3

January 2, 2020
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chch.com

The Annual Polar Bear Dip

The Annual Polar Bear Dip

Hundreds of people jumped into Lake Ontario on New Year’s day for the annual tradition of the polar bear dip.

December 29, 2019
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cbc.ca

'It was a huge monster'

'It was a huge monster'

'Hagersville became a tourist attraction. Many, many people came down to watch a pile of tires burning'

December 24, 2019
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arabnews.com

US, Canada military tracking Santa Clause

US, Canada military tracking Santa Clause

"We’re proud to continue our tradition of tracking Santa’s journey around the world,” NORAD said in a statement.

December 24, 2019
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catholicregister.org

Good Shepherd hosts Christmas family feast

Good Shepherd hosts Christmas family feast

Jen Edmonds was one of 800 volunteers contributing to the complex task of welcoming over 2,000 people to the Hamilton Convention Centre

December 24, 2019
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timesofmalta.com

For Canadian researcher, it's a microscopic Christmas

For Canadian researcher, it's a microscopic Christmas

There was Tiny Tim, and then the Little Drummer Boy - but they had nothing on the microscropic gingerbread house believed to be the smallest in the world

December 16, 2019
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cbc.ca

What's the fate of Hamilton's LRT? There's anxiety ahead of provincial announcement

What's the fate of Hamilton's LRT? There's anxiety ahead of provincial announcement

If the city has to put money into the project, Eisenberger said, he worries that's the end of it. "I'll be there, and I will not be a happy camper"

December 13, 2019
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globenewswire.com

Bob Lawrie named CEO of the Lawrie Insurance Group

Bob Lawrie named CEO of the Lawrie Insurance Group

The Lawrie Insurance Group is pleased to announce that effective Jan 1, 2020, Bob Lawrie will assume the role of CEO

December 2, 2019
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elliotlaketoday.com

Why you should consider getting a real tree for Christmas this year

Why you should consider getting a real tree for Christmas this year

One of the biggest decisions Ontarians face during the holidays is whether to purchase a real or fake Christmas tree for their home.

November 26, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Tiger-Cats can only ‘wait til next year’

Tiger-Cats can only ‘wait til next year’

After a stunning defeat in the most important game of the CFL season, all that is left for the Tiger-Cats and their fans is to “wait til next year.”

November 20, 2019
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Hold ’em Queen

Hold ’em Queen

Hamilton, Ontario: Former Vietnam refugee Stephanie Dao and Hamiltonian scores big at the World Series of Poker

November 10, 2019
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ctvnews.ca

More Canadians plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies this year

More Canadians plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies this year

More Canadians are planning to mark Remembrance Day this year, perhaps in a salute to the few remaining veterans of the Second World War.

November 7, 2019
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armenianweekly.com

A Letter to an Armenian Hero

A Letter to an Armenian Hero

In the early twenties, in Hamilton, a little Armenian boy was playing with his brother and sisters in the snow. That little boy was you, Harry.

October 9, 2019
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cfl.ca

O’LEARY: SUTTON MOTIVATED TO BRING GREY CUP TO HAMILTON

O’LEARY: SUTTON MOTIVATED TO BRING GREY CUP TO HAMILTON

The Tiger-Cats stood at centerfield on Thursday, surrounded by legends. The 2019 Ticats shared the turf with members of the 1999 Grey Cup-winning squad. 

October 5, 2019
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artgalleryofhamilton.com

Now We Are 25: The Story of Sonic Unyon Records

Now We Are 25: The Story of Sonic Unyon Records

This documentary follows the band Tristan Psionic, and how they developed a record label based in Hamilton, Ontario, in the early 90s. 

October 3, 2019
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arenadigest.com

Andlauer Floats Up to C$30M for Proposed Hamilton Bulldogs Arena

Andlauer Floats Up to C$30M for Proposed Hamilton Bulldogs Arena

Hamilton officials have been weighing their options for a new arena, as the market is currently served by FirstOntario Centre, an aging facility

September 23, 2019
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fortune.com

Norwegian Air Gets Crucial Backing on Debt Refinancing Deal

Norwegian Air Gets Crucial Backing on Debt Refinancing Deal

 it was forced to suspend flights between three airports in Ireland and three North American destinations including Hamilton

September 23, 2019
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chch.com

Andy Kim be inducted into Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Andy Kim be inducted into Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Pop singer Andy Kim, rockers Chilliwack and alt-country band Cowboy Junkies are among the acts being added to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame this year.

September 20, 2019
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cbc.ca

Hamilton-area lookouts featured on Ontario list of best places to view fall colours

Hamilton-area lookouts featured on Ontario list of best places to view fall colours

The guide does note that weekday visits are recommended as the trails and parking can get crowded on weekends.

September 4, 2019
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manitoulin.ca

Ontario moves to support strong fish farm sector

Ontario moves to support strong fish farm sector

“Ontario’s fish farming community is known world-wide for finding some of the most sustainable ways to operate"

September 4, 2019
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narcity.com

Getting Ontario Slang Phrases In The Dictionary

Getting Ontario Slang Phrases In The Dictionary

The Ontario Dialect Project has made it their decade-long goal to get a list of Ontario slang words into the Oxford English Dictionary.

September 4, 2019
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cbc.ca

New McMaster study could change how doctors treat heart attack survivors

New McMaster study could change how doctors treat heart attack survivors

The findings from a new study from McMaster University also show that doctors don't have to do the second procedure right away. 

August 30, 2019
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globalnews.ca

What’s open, what’s closed on Labour Day in Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara Region

What’s open, what’s closed on Labour Day in Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara Region

If you’re hoping to knock errands off your to-do list, here’s a list of what’s open and what’s closed in Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara 

August 26, 2019
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narcity.com

You Can Fly To Cancun From Hamilton For Under $300 Roundtrip Throughout Fall

You Can Fly To Cancun From Hamilton For Under $300 Roundtrip Throughout Fall

Swoop has reduced the prices of its non-stop flights from Hamilton to the Mexican destination of Cancun for the fall.

July 23, 2019
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thepeterboroughexaminer.com

A Hamilton tribute to Crowbar’s Kelly Jay

A Hamilton tribute to Crowbar’s Kelly Jay

Local friends of Kelly Jay Fordham have organized a musical tribute to the late lead singer of the Hamilton rock band Crowbar.

July 22, 2019
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toronto.citynews.ca

Ontario's chamber of commerce recommends online alcohol sales

Ontario's chamber of commerce recommends online alcohol sales

Ontario’s chamber of commerce says the province should expand online alcohol sales, cut taxes for some wine producers and bolster efforts to curb harms

June 25, 2019
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Liberty Report

Boxed in by Neocons and the Media, Will Trump Launch Iran War?

Boxed in by Neocons and the Media, Will Trump Launch Iran War?

Can President Trump counter the pressure from Neocons and the Media to start a new war in the middle east.

March 7, 2019
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thechronicleherald.ca

Hamilton fan ‘over the moon’ at meeting Sidney Crosby

Hamilton fan ‘over the moon’ at meeting Sidney Crosby

If somebody famous is heading to Bufallo, you can bet Dylan Atack will have the lowdown on their visit.

March 7, 2019
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huffingtonpost.ca

Canadian Debt Delinquency On The Rise: 'The Worm Is Turning' For Borrowers

Canadian Debt Delinquency On The Rise: 'The Worm Is Turning' For Borrowers

Equifax Canada says consumer delinquencies climbed higher in the fourth quarter of 2018 warned the credit monitoring company

March 7, 2019
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washingtonpost.com

Why India and Pakistan are fighting again -- and the risks that remain

Why India and Pakistan are fighting again -- and the risks that remain

Last week, two nuclear-armed nations escalated tense relations into a risky military exchange. On Feb. 25, the Indian Air Force attacked