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November 24, 2022
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The Menu

The Menu

The Menu is a movie that both celebrates elaborate dining and foodie culture while also calling it incredibly vapid.

November 15, 2022
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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

The technologically advanced nation of Wakanda is under threat as the outside world wishes to possess the valuable material vibranium.

November 11, 2022
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The Humans

The Humans

It's a modern update on 19th century naturalism, with hyper realistic settings and the Aristotelian compression of time into a few hours.

November 9, 2022
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Wendell & Wild

Wendell & Wild

Kat (Lyric Ross) is a young girl sent to a boarding school after the untimely death of her parents, Delroy (Gary Gatewood) and Wilma (Gabrielle Dennis)

November 1, 2022
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Rosaline

Rosaline

As far as incongruous, anachronistic, and silly reinterpretations of William Shakespeare’s iconic Romeo and Juliet go, Rosaline is decent.

November 1, 2022
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Enchanted April

Enchanted April

As another Canadian winter approaches, do you dream of basking in the sunshine and wisteria of a tranquil, isolated villa on the Italian coast?

October 26, 2022
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SERVING ELIZABETH

SERVING ELIZABETH

In February 1952, the future Queen Elizabeth, still a princess at that point, found herself with her husband Philip on a tour of Africa.

October 26, 2022
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Black Adam

Black Adam

Black Adam, the latest DC superhero movie in the DC Extended Universe, is more of Shazam! sequel than the marketing admits.

October 18, 2022
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Halloween Ends

Halloween Ends

Four years after Michael Myers (James Jude Courtney) went on yet another rampage in the sleepy town of Haddonfield

October 12, 2022
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Tottering Biped Preview

Tottering Biped Preview

Hamilton's Tottering Biped Theatre, has become quite well known for the past decade or so in presenting very interesting and personal work

October 12, 2022
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Hocus Pocus 2

Hocus Pocus 2

Hocus Pocus 2, a decades later sequel to the 1993 movie, manages to avoid the pitfalls of many legacy sequels by not being just a thinly skinned remake.

October 6, 2022
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Blonde

Blonde

Blonde is an extremely dark biopic about Marilyn Monroe that is difficult to watch. It bobbles between gritty realism and trippy surrealism.

September 27, 2022
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Me Time

Me Time

Sonny (Kevin Hart) is a stay-at-home dad looking after his two kids while his wife, Maya (Regina Hall) is the breadwinner with a rich client

September 23, 2022
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SALT BABY

SALT BABY

Theatre Aquarius launches its 49th season, with the premiere of an original play, SALT BABY, by Falen Johnson; an indigenous woman from the Six Nations

September 21, 2022
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Three Thousand Years of Longing

Three Thousand Years of Longing

Alithea (Tilda Swinton) is an academic studying stories across humanity, even though she deals with visions that frequently haunt her waking hours.

September 14, 2022
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Pinocchio

Pinocchio

Puppet and clock maker Geppetto (Tom Hanks) is making a puppet named Pinocchio (Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) while coping with the loss of his son.

September 6, 2022
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Samaritan

Samaritan

Samaritan attempts a unique take on the superhero genre by crossing it with urban crime drama, coming of age tale family melodrama

September 1, 2022
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Beast

Beast

Beast is a propulsive man versus nature movie. It’s not overflowing with thematic depth but it is a lean stalk and chase movie.

August 24, 2022
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Day Shift

Day Shift

This isn’t consistently funny but there’s a few laughs when it gets close to Evil Dead 2 style splatter chaos.

August 15, 2022
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The Gray Man

The Gray Man

Operative Serra Six (Ryan Gosling) does black-ops work for the CIA under the command of the nefarious Carmichael (Regé-Jean Page).

August 12, 2022
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Prey

Prey

With a back to basics approach, Prey turns out to be a shot in the arm for the long-running Predator franchise.

August 12, 2022
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Blackberry

Blackberry

Menon is a prolific playwright who’s made a large impact in the Hamilton Arts Community as both the City of Hamilton 2020

August 8, 2022
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Gord Lewis of Teenage Head found dead.

Gord Lewis of Teenage Head found dead.

Gord Lewis, a founding member of Teenage Head back in 1975, was found dead in his Cathartine Street South apartment in downtown Hamilton on Sunday

August 3, 2022
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DC League of Super-Pets

DC League of Super-Pets

With an interestingly loose approach to DC Universe lore, the animated DC League of Super-Pets is a quirky entry in the DC Universe filmography.

July 28, 2022
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2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL, WRAPS UP THE FINAL WEEKEND WITH A BANG.

2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL, WRAPS UP THE FINAL WEEKEND WITH A BANG.

Here follows what the current team of reviewers chose: The fringe sells a six show pass - these six productions would be an excellent way to use one!

July 27, 2022
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The Princess

The Princess

The Princess (Joey King) is chained in a high tower, waiting to be married to the evil warlord Julius (Dominic Cooper).

July 27, 2022
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Nope

Nope

Otis Haywood Jr. aka OJ (Daniel Kaluuya) is a professional animal wrangler who lends out horses to Hollywood productions

July 26, 2022
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Hamilton Fringe Festival Reviews 2022

Hamilton Fringe Festival Reviews 2022

The 2022 edition of the Hamilton Fringe Festival was the largest one to date, featuring more than 60 shows in 12 venues

July 20, 2022
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THE 2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL

THE 2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL

It’s back, live and in person, for the first time since July of 2019! The 2022 Hamilton Fringe Festival opens today, with 60 productions

July 19, 2022
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Creating Wildlife Habitat In Your Backyard

Creating Wildlife Habitat In Your Backyard

Did you know that only 3% of garden insects are bad or potentially bad? The remaining 97% of insects are neutral or beneficial.

July 17, 2022
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Accelerating Mechanical Recycling

Accelerating Mechanical Recycling

"This certification demonstrates Dow's commitment to offering products that minimize the use of the planet's resources"

July 17, 2022
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Tata Motors’ SOUL community concludes the Iconic Himalayan Drive

Tata Motors’ SOUL community concludes the Iconic Himalayan Drive

Tata Motors SOUL (SUV Owners United League) community recently got together to embark on their first drive for this year – a 9 day Iconic Himalayan Drive

July 16, 2022
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Semi-automated offside technology to be used at FIFA World Cup 2022

Semi-automated offside technology to be used at FIFA World Cup 2022

FIFA has announced that semi-automated offside technology will be used at the FIFA World Cup 2022™ in Qatar starting on the 21st of November

July 16, 2022
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Zomedica Announces New Global Manufacturing & Distribution Center

Zomedica Announces New Global Manufacturing & Distribution Center

"We're excited to strengthen our operations with this new facility, which will more than double our current operations"

July 16, 2022
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Miami Dolphins: 2022 Positional Preview

Miami Dolphins: 2022 Positional Preview

As we approach the kickoff to the 2022 season, Dolphins.com will be taking a look at each position group

July 16, 2022
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Dairy Farmers of Canada for Sustainable Agriculture

Dairy Farmers of Canada for Sustainable Agriculture

Canadian dairy farmers have been caring about the environment for decades, and want consumers to know they have big plans for the future

July 15, 2022
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Ready to thrill: the 2023 Toyota GR86

Ready to thrill: the 2023 Toyota GR86

The heart of the GR 86 is its 2.4L naturally aspirated horizontally opposed four-cylinder boxer engine – delivering impressive horsepower

July 15, 2022
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Modern Country Artist ERNEST to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

Modern Country Artist ERNEST to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

Rising country music singer/songwriter ERNEST will make his debut at the 2022 Great New York State Fair

July 15, 2022
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How a growing, stronger, sustainable WestJet benefits Canadians

How a growing, stronger, sustainable WestJet benefits Canadians

“The immediate priority is to ensure we are ready for the high volume of pent-up travel demand this summer,” said Alexis von Hoensbroech

July 15, 2022
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Air Canada and Emirates Form Strategic Partnership

Air Canada and Emirates Form Strategic Partnership

Air Canada and Emirates announced the signing of a strategic partnership agreement that will create more options for customers

July 15, 2022
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Long Live Live Music!

Long Live Live Music!

It’s a wrap for the 42nd Festival International de Jazz de Montréal presented by the TD Bank Group in collaboration with Rio Tinto.

July 15, 2022
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Cenovus Commitment to Canada's Indigenous

Cenovus Commitment to Canada's Indigenous

“We have supported the creation of long-term economic and social value for Indigenous communities, and provided meaningful opportunities"

July 15, 2022
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Direxion Launches Breakfast Commodities Strategy ETF

Direxion Launches Breakfast Commodities Strategy ETF

“2022 has been one of the most challenging environments for traditional portfolios in decades,” said Direxion Managing Director

July 14, 2022
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Coca-Cola Teams Up With Bill Nye to Demystify Recycling

Coca-Cola Teams Up With Bill Nye to Demystify Recycling

The Coca-Cola Company breaks down the ins-and-outs of plastic recycling to demystify the process in a new animated film narrated by science icon Bill Nye.

July 14, 2022
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Walmart to Purchase 4,500 Canoo Electric Delivery Vehicles

Walmart to Purchase 4,500 Canoo Electric Delivery Vehicles

The retailer will be the first to receive Canoo’s Lifestyle Delivery Vehicle which is anticipated to begin hitting the road for Walmart deliveries in 2023.

July 14, 2022
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J.P. Morgan opens new office in the heart of Singapore

J.P. Morgan opens new office in the heart of Singapore

More than one third of the firm’s employees in Singapore will be based at the new workplace, which boasts next-generation facilities

July 13, 2022
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Colossal Usyk vs. Joshua Rematch Lands In Saudi Arabia

Colossal Usyk vs. Joshua Rematch Lands In Saudi Arabia

Joshua (24-2, 22 KOs) was dethroned as Heavyweight King by Ukrainian pound-for-pound star Usyk in September 2021 in front of over 60,000 in London, UK

July 13, 2022
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Bank of Canada increases policy interest rate by 100 basis points

Bank of Canada increases policy interest rate by 100 basis points

The Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to 2½%, with the Bank Rate at 2¾% and the deposit rate at 2½%.

July 13, 2022
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About Whales

About Whales

"Cetaceans" is a collective term that includes the aquatic mammals: whales, dolphins and porpoises.

July 13, 2022
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Thor: Love and Thunder

Thor: Love and Thunder

It is legitimately awesome that in the fourth movie about Thor, plus four more Avengers movies, the character and world can still be entertaining.

July 12, 2022
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Herbalife Partnership with Village Book Builders, Educating Youth in Mexico and Ghana

Herbalife Partnership with Village Book Builders, Educating Youth in Mexico and Ghana

“Education is one of the best strategies to end the cycle of poverty,” said Erin Richards-Kunkel, senior director of Strategic Partnerships

July 12, 2022
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Staying Ahead of Our Adversaries

Staying Ahead of Our Adversaries

Nations around the world – from the Pacific Ocean to the Baltic Sea – are facing increasingly aggressive actions from adversarial superpowers

July 11, 2022
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Metalucifer – Heavy Metal Ninja

Metalucifer – Heavy Metal Ninja

Formed in 1995 by Sabbat bassist Gezol, Metalucifer has always been a heavy metal band that wears their love for the genre on their sleeve

July 11, 2022
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Monitoring Rhinos at Lewa Conservancy

Monitoring Rhinos at Lewa Conservancy

While on duty, rangers like William and Gitonga spend their daylight hours tracking rhinos in their area, and they’ve come to learn the local ‘who’s who’.

July 11, 2022
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Notes from Napanee: Shrikes & snakes, oh my!

Notes from Napanee: Shrikes & snakes, oh my!

As you might already know, shrikes are often referred to as “butcher birds” for their unusual feeding strategies.

July 11, 2022
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Securing the future: how a growing, stronger, sustainable WestJet benefits Canadians

Securing the future: how a growing, stronger, sustainable WestJet benefits Canadians

“The immediate priority is to ensure we are ready for the high volume of pent-up travel demand this summer,” said Alexis von Hoensbroech, CEO of WestJet

July 11, 2022
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Following in her father’s footsteps

Following in her father’s footsteps

“I remember coming home from work and telling my family all about the cool things we found while digging,” explains Clarence.

July 7, 2022
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The Man From Toronto

The Man From Toronto

The most distinctive thing about The Man from Toronto would probably be its unique title as it is ultimately a generic action-comedy flick.

July 7, 2022
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EIGHT NEW PLAYS REVEALED AT THIS YEAR'S HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL

EIGHT NEW PLAYS REVEALED AT THIS YEAR'S HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL

For the Hamilton Festival Theatre Company; the local organization that produces the annual Fringe Festival every year in Hamilton; they're celebrating 20

July 2, 2022
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Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe

Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe

While for other franchises that can seem stagnant, the fact that Beavis and Butt-Head remain exactly the same is part of the gag.

June 27, 2022
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Argonaut Gold Announces Terms for its C$195 Million Equity Financing

Argonaut Gold Announces Terms for its C$195 Million Equity Financing

Argonaut Gold is pleased to announce it has entered into an agency agreement in connection with the marketed offering of 434,000,000 common shares

June 23, 2022
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Lightyear

Lightyear

Buzz Lightyear (Chris Evans) is a Space Ranger and his team has been stranded on a far away hostile alien planet because he screwed up his exit

June 15, 2022
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Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

The production features a cast of six musicians all of whom can sing and dance, as well as playing the guitar, double bass, piano, and drums, superbly well

June 14, 2022
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Jurassic World: Dominion

Jurassic World: Dominion

Dinosaurs walk amongst the Earth again after the genetically engineered beats escaped onto the mainland.

June 9, 2022
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Throwing Water Balloons at People

Throwing Water Balloons at People

An interesting video which covers the process of throwing water balloons at unsuspecting people and then running away.

June 9, 2022
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Slate Asset Management Announces Acquisition of 800 Acres of Industrial Land in Hamilton

Slate Asset Management Announces Acquisition of 800 Acres of Industrial Land in Hamilton

The firm plans to redevelop the site into a world-class industrial park with a focus on job creation, economic growth, and environmental sustainability

June 9, 2022
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Watch: IRON MAIDEN Performs In Budapest During 'Legacy Of The Beast' 2022 Tour

Watch: IRON MAIDEN Performs In Budapest During 'Legacy Of The Beast' 2022 Tour

British heavy metal legends IRON MAIDEN played a headlining concert last night (Tuesday, June 7) at Groupama Aréna in Budapest, Hungary

June 9, 2022
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Study indicates 108th Grey Cup generated almost $35 million economic impact

Study indicates 108th Grey Cup generated almost $35 million economic impact

The 108th Grey Cup in Hamilton and its accompanying festival generated an economic impact of almost $35 million

June 9, 2022
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The Valet

The Valet

Antonio (Eugenio Derbez) is working as a valet, hoping he can reconnect with his ex-wife, Isabel (Marisol Nichols)

June 1, 2022
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Top Gun: Maverick

Top Gun: Maverick

The crux of the film is a bit annoying as Maverick is stuck being a flight instructor when he’s the best pilot ever.

May 26, 2022
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Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers

Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers

Chip ‘n Dale juggles multiple characters from various animation worlds and does it better than Space Jam: A New Legacy

May 18, 2022
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The Northman

The Northman

Amleth (Oscar Novak) is a prince living with his mother, Gudrun (Nicole Kidman) and is overjoyed at the return of his father, the Viking King Aurvandill

May 11, 2022
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Verdict

Verdict

Verdict, is a rare play by Dame Agatha Christie, in that it was one that was not based on an earlier short story or novel.

May 11, 2022
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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

The film bounces around a bit from crazy action to some chatty lulls and lots of exposition about what reality they’re in.

May 6, 2022
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The Hours that Remain

The Hours that Remain

The play begins innocuously enough, with two sisters, and the boyfriend of one of them, having a lively discussion

May 4, 2022
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Uncharted

Uncharted

Uncharted is a game series that takes generic, B-movie action and makes it a visceral, gripping gaming experience

April 26, 2022
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All the Old Knives by Albert DeSantis

All the Old Knives by Albert DeSantis

A James Bond or Jack Bauer adventure this is not. It takes place almost entirely in bars, cars and offices.

April 21, 2022
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Morbius

Morbius

Michael Morbius (Jared Leto) has a rare disease that prevents him from full mobility, a curse he shares with his childhood friend Milo (Matt Smith).

April 21, 2022
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Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore is meant to be the third movie in a five-movie prequel to Harry Potter.

April 9, 2022
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ISU World Synchronised Skating Championships 2022

ISU World Synchronised Skating Championships 2022

Members of Team Nexxice from Canada compete in the short program during the International Skating Union (ISU) World Synchronized Skating Championships

April 6, 2022
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Apollo 10 ½: A Space Age Childhood

Apollo 10 ½: A Space Age Childhood

Dubbed Apollo 10 ½, the mission will test the moon landing while everyone else thinks that Stanley is away at summer camp.

April 5, 2022
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‘Heaviest of hearts’ in Hamilton as ‘musical genius’ Boris Brott confirmed dead in hit and run

‘Heaviest of hearts’ in Hamilton as ‘musical genius’ Boris Brott confirmed dead in hit and run

A sombre melody of tributes are pouring in for renowned Hamilton-based conductor Boris Brott, who died hours after being struck by a suspected hit-and-run

April 5, 2022
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hamilton.ca

Become a Candidate

Become a Candidate

Are you interested in running for Council, Mayor or School Board Trustee? Attend a Candidate Information Session - April 19, 2022

April 5, 2022
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Roland White, a Shaper of Bluegrass and Country Rock, Dies at 83

Roland White, a Shaper of Bluegrass and Country Rock, Dies at 83

Mr. White was admired for his rich tone and rhythmic imagination as a mandolinist, as well as for his warm, expressive vocals

April 5, 2022
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10 of the greatest classical composers of all time

10 of the greatest classical composers of all time

Thousands of talented composers have contributed to the classical canon over the past few centuries.

April 4, 2022
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thesun.co.uk

Heavyweight Boxing: Tyson Fury vows to ‘teach Dillian Whyte a lesson’

Heavyweight Boxing: Tyson Fury vows to ‘teach Dillian Whyte a lesson’

The 33-year-old rivals are due to settle their score on April 23 with at least 85,000 fans in attendance at Wembley Stadium

March 30, 2022
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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins dead at 50

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins dead at 50

Taylor Hawkins, for 25 years the drummer for Foo Fighters and best friend of frontman Dave Grohl, has died

March 30, 2022
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Hamilton Bulldogs tie franchise record in win over Peterborough

Hamilton Bulldogs tie franchise record in win over Peterborough

Avery Hayes had two goals and an assist for the Bulldogs as Hamilton wrapped up an eight-game road trip with a 6-2 win

March 30, 2022
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Deep Water

Deep Water

Billed as an “erotic thriller”, Deep Water can only manage vaguely titillating and mildly disconcerting moments.

March 24, 2022
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Why the stock market isn’t ‘getting smoked’

Why the stock market isn’t ‘getting smoked’

A brief wobble aside, the U.S. stock market is taking Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s decision to fully unleash inflation-fighting measures

March 24, 2022
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'Rhino bond' charges onto markets

'Rhino bond' charges onto markets

Critically endangered black rhinos in South Africa will get help from an unusual source: Wall Street, where institutional investors want to help

March 24, 2022
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loudersound.com

Every song on Iron Maiden’s The Number Of The Beast ranked

Every song on Iron Maiden’s The Number Of The Beast ranked

Arranging the tracks on Iron Maiden’s breakthrough album in order of greatness is a dirty job, but we’ve done it anyway

March 24, 2022
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insauga.com

Creehan, Hinic, Winters return to Hamilton Tiger-Cats ahead of 2022 CFL season

Creehan, Hinic, Winters return to Hamilton Tiger-Cats ahead of 2022 CFL season

“We are incredibly excited to welcome this highly qualified group of outstanding people to our organization,” said Orlondo Steinauer

March 24, 2022
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The Adam Project

The Adam Project

Young Adam (Walker Scobell) is 12 years old and living with his mother, Ellie (Jennifer Garner), after the passing of his father, Louis (Mark Ruffalo).

March 16, 2022
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Turning Red

Turning Red

In the magical land of 2002 Toronto, Mei (Rosalie Chiang) is a 13 year old 8th Grader who excels at her studies and is subservient to her mother

March 16, 2022
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DOUBT; A PARABLE

DOUBT; A PARABLE

The play, Doubt, premiered back in 2004, in a production from the Manhattan Theatre Club that ultimately ran for more than a year on Broadway.

March 14, 2022
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The Batman

The Batman

More than almost any other Batman movie, Pattinson’s Batman carries the film as he’s in basically every scene.

March 7, 2022
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No Exit

No Exit

As far as trapped in a snowy location with maniac thrillers go, No Exit is a sturdy entry. It’s a zippy ninety minutes.

February 25, 2022
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The King's Man

The King's Man

The King’s Man, a 100 year earlier prequel to the Kingsman movies, is an interesting, if somewhat muddled, divergence for the franchise.