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November 7, 2019
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cbc.ca

Corbec Steel invests $40m to build Hamilton 'state of the art' factory

Corbec Steel invests $40m to build Hamilton 'state of the art' factory

Corbec Steel has announced a $40 million investment in Hamilton, which will see the Quebec-based company build its first plant in Ontario

November 6, 2019
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Less Farmland or More Density

Less Farmland or More Density

Whether Hamilton will expand onto more farmland or accommodate growth with higher densities will be decided by February.

October 30, 2019
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aircargonews.net

DHL Express expands its Canadian footprint in Hamilton

DHL Express expands its Canadian footprint in Hamilton

DHL is investing C$100 in a new cargo facility at Canada’s John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport to meet double-digit growth in shipment volumes.

October 7, 2019
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chch.com

Federal leaders to take part in English debate Monday night

Federal leaders to take part in English debate Monday night

All six federal party leaders will take part in an English-language debate Monday night that could have a significant impact on the election campaign.

October 3, 2019
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rt.com

Hamilton Gets International Exposure

Hamilton Gets International Exposure

International media reaction to elderly woman being intimidated and verbally assaulted by masked antifa members at Mohawk College 

September 5, 2019
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chch.com

The fate of Hamilton’s First Ontario Centre is up for debate

The fate of Hamilton’s First Ontario Centre is up for debate

Could it be the next stadium debate? Councillors are trying to decide what to do with the First Ontario Centre.

August 1, 2019
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Cocaine Anonymous (CA): Steps In Action

Cocaine Anonymous (CA): Steps In Action

Cocaine Anonymous (CA) is holding its Third Annual Steps in Action Workshop event on Saturday August 3rd. 

July 23, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Hamilton eligible to apply for new provincial, federal transit funding stream

Hamilton eligible to apply for new provincial, federal transit funding stream

Hamilton’s transit system could get a significant financial boost from a new stream of provincial and federal funding.

July 22, 2019
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bnnbloomberg.ca

Canada's arctic port set for first grain shipments since 2015

Canada's arctic port set for first grain shipments since 2015

Canada’s arctic port of Churchill is set to resume its first grain shipments since 2015 after a group backed by investor Prem Watsa stepped in last year

July 22, 2019
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cbc.ca

Hamilton man in hospital after trying to put out a fire in his basement

Hamilton man in hospital after trying to put out a fire in his basement

A man is in hospital with serious injuries after trying to extinguish a fire in the basement of his east Mountain home.

May 25, 2019
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Delta Secondary Closing

Delta Secondary Closing

“I went to Delta!”, was the punchline, in what is the funniest joke in Douglas Rodger’s How Could You, Mrs Dick?, the 1989 stage play about Evelyn Dick

March 7, 2019
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usnews.com-killing-rule

President Trump Revokes Drone Rule

President Trump Revokes Drone Rule

In his executive order issued Wednesday, President Trump weakened part of an order first issued by Obama in July 2016. 

March 7, 2019
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hamiltonnews.com

Jackson asking who will probe animal cruelty calls in Hamilton

Jackson asking who will probe animal cruelty calls in Hamilton

Tom Jackson is asking city staff and the Hamilton Police Service if either organization will consider taking over investigating animal cruelty complaints

March 7, 2019
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ca.travelpulse.com

Norwegian Launches Hamilton to Dublin

Norwegian Launches Hamilton to Dublin

Things are happening in Hamilton lately – going through a gentrification, becoming a hot spot for new breweries, restaurants and trans-Atlantic flights

March 7, 2019
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whl.ca

Hamilton Bulldogs to host 2020 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

Hamilton Bulldogs to host 2020 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

The CHL in association with the OHL and the Hamilton Bulldogs today announced that the 2020 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game will be hosted by the Bulldogs 

March 7, 2019
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cfl.ca

In The Trenches: O-Line Key For Ticats' High-Powered Offense

In The Trenches: O-Line Key For Ticats' High-Powered Offense

Mike Filer didn’t think twice before putting pen to paper to sign a new contract with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats after he hit the free agent market 

March 7, 2019
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cbc.ca

Bank of Canada holds interest rate steady

Bank of Canada holds interest rate steady

Canada's central bank has decided to keep its benchmark interest rate at 1.75, and says the timing of future hikes has become increasingly uncertain.

March 7, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Maxime Bernier rallies against Trudeau, Scheer over pipeline stance at convoy rally

Maxime Bernier rallies against Trudeau, Scheer over pipeline stance at convoy rally

Maxime Bernier rallied against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer over their stances on pipelines on Tuesday

March 7, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Trudeau admits ‘erosion of trust’ during SNC-Lavalin affair but does not apologize

Trudeau admits ‘erosion of trust’ during SNC-Lavalin affair but does not apologize

Trudeau is not apologizing over the allegations of attempted interference by himself and his staff detailed by Jody Wilson-Raybould

March 7, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Hamilton-Burlington real estate sales jump in February

Hamilton-Burlington real estate sales jump in February

Last month, 735 homes were sold across the Hamilton area, a four per cent drop from February of last year, but a 24 per cent increase over January.

March 7, 2019
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bbc.com

Brexit: May urges EU to agree backstop changes

Brexit: May urges EU to agree backstop changes

Theresa May will urge the EU to help get her Brexit deal through the Commons by agreeing legally binding changes to the controversial backstop.