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October 19, 2019
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Ticats defeat Redblacks to register club-record 13th victory

Ticats defeat Redblacks to register club-record 13th victory

HAMILTON — Dane Evans and Brandon Banks anchored a record-setting performance Saturday by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

October 17, 2019
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Could the Ticats stack up to the '09 Als?

Could the Ticats stack up to the '09 Als?

With win No. 13 in their sights, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats are the best team the East Division has had in 10 years.

October 17, 2019
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The Golden Horseshoe Revival plays Hamilton Hoedown

The Golden Horseshoe Revival plays Hamilton Hoedown

In the midst of all of the country harvest festivals happening around southern Ontario this month, a special Hamilton Hoedown happens within city limits

October 17, 2019
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An evening of Pink Floyd

An evening of Pink Floyd

"There's the music but I have a fuller experience going on and I always have my visuals behind me," adds Wegner about the live show.

October 17, 2019
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The Rocky Horror Show

The Rocky Horror Show

The Rocky Horror Show (hereafter referred to as RHS) is an October staple. Every Halloween season local rep cinemas program the 1975 film

October 17, 2019
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Hamilton Country Music Legend Dallas Harms Passes

Hamilton Country Music Legend Dallas Harms Passes

“I used to run between the Flamingo and the Golden Rail to watch a set from each of the bands,” Harms said. “I became friends with a lot of the bands."

October 17, 2019
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Shawn Brush's Tober West

Shawn Brush's Tober West

"I have a big party around my birthday and last year I had a fundraising event that helped me get a new wheelchair accessible"

October 13, 2019
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Canada's Rugby World Cup cut short by Typhoon Hagibis

Canada's Rugby World Cup cut short by Typhoon Hagibis

Canada will leave the Rugby World Cup winless for the second straight tournament, with the weather tying its hands this time.

October 9, 2019
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Martin Verrall's "Yesterday's Tomorrow"

Martin Verrall's "Yesterday's Tomorrow"

It’s been a really long time since we’ve heard official word of a new release from Martin Verrall. Singer, songwriter, painter and poet 

October 9, 2019
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The Day They Kidnapped The Pope

The Day They Kidnapped The Pope

The tech heavy nature of the production was one of the reasons it was initially struck from the playbill. 

October 9, 2019
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Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

9M Theatre Company presents the romantic comedy Much Ado About Nothing, for one more weekend, in the second floor “Bright Room” at the Staircase Theatre 

October 9, 2019
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Tripper and the Wild Things

Tripper and the Wild Things

What began as a high school dream has finally taken shape as one of Hamilton’s newest bands for singer and guitarist Joshua James 

October 9, 2019
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Joker

Joker

DC Comics latest film, Joker, shuns being a part of a universe and stands apart as a dark, disturbing, character piece about the origin of the villain.

October 9, 2019
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Steve Strongman Plays McMaster University's Live Lab

Steve Strongman Plays McMaster University's Live Lab

“They have an incredible facility there and do a lot of scientific type things as it is an educational facility"

October 9, 2019
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Love All

Love All

 According to director Gwendolyn Starks this play is a comedy of manners in the style of Noel Coward and Oscar Wilde.

October 9, 2019
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Ghost

Ghost

The performance and presentation of the band is paramount and the way Ghost has laid it out, they’ve gained mythical status over the last decade 

October 9, 2019
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The Tunnel Vision of Impeachment

The Tunnel Vision of Impeachment

It feels almost absurd to write a piece about the current impeachment process unfolding against Donald Trump in the halls of American power. 

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 7, 2019
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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 5, 2019
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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 5, 2019
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cfl.ca

TICATS ROLL PAST ESKS TO REMAIN PERFECT AT HOME

TICATS ROLL PAST ESKS TO REMAIN PERFECT AT HOME

The Ticats opened the game with an impressive nine-play, 70-yard scoring drive that ended with Brandon Banks‘ ninth touchdown catch of the season. 

October 4, 2019
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Tiger-Cats seek record-tying victory versus Edmonton Eskimos

Tiger-Cats seek record-tying victory versus Edmonton Eskimos

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have a chance to match their franchise record for wins in a season when they entertain the Edmonton Eskimos Friday night.

October 3, 2019
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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

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 

October 3, 2019
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Abominable

Abominable

Yi is a young girl trying to save up for a trip across China. Things however become slightly complicated when she discovers an Abominable Snowman

October 3, 2019
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Academy Killer's "Lost in Make Believe"

Academy Killer's "Lost in Make Believe"

Kevin Talbot has been making a music on the local scene since he was in his teens with bands like A Night to Remember and the Never Scene. 

October 2, 2019
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Another Crush

Another Crush

“I grew up in North Bay but moved south — what’s interesting is I connected with a group of Hamiltonians before I moved and they introduced me the music"

October 2, 2019
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Retail Cannabis

Retail Cannabis

There are fifty new cannabis retail stores about to open this month in Ontario and perceptions regarding their value are slowly changing.

October 2, 2019
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Fall Theatre Preview

Fall Theatre Preview

It is now October, and that means it’s time, for our annual look at some of the theatre productions, coming up on local stages. 

October 2, 2019
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Greta Meets Trudeau

Greta Meets Trudeau

“How dare you.” With these three words, Greta Thunberg placed herself squarely in the limelight, and what followed was all things 

October 2, 2019
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What A Night

What A Night

Fans of the history of rock and roll, pop and Motown will be delighted with an upcoming performance of some legendary living artists 

October 2, 2019
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The Plain Steel

The Plain Steel

Guitarist and vocalist Ross Lizotte has been making music in Hamilton for some twenty years or more but it was back in 2007 that he hit a hallmark

September 26, 2019
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Too Late To Say Sorry

Too Late To Say Sorry

Last week, photos of Justin Trudeau dressed in blackface emerged, creating chaos for a campaign built around stability and continuation.

September 26, 2019
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Rambo: Last Blood

Rambo: Last Blood

Rambo: Last Blood isn’t exactly a great capper to the long running franchise but it does an okay job at giving Rambo one final ride 

September 26, 2019
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Chris McKhool's Sultans of String headline Burlington Performing Arts' Cultural Diversity Fest

Chris McKhool's Sultans of String headline Burlington Performing Arts' Cultural Diversity Fest

This energetic musical collaboration will showcase traditional band instruments and string, woodwind, brass and percussion of the full orchestra

September 26, 2019
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Last of the Red Hot Lovers

Last of the Red Hot Lovers

Director Tom Levely and Producer Michelle Spanik have put together a solid foundation for what looks like a great promise of theatre to come in 2019/20.

September 26, 2019
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Alex Whorms' "Burgundy"

Alex Whorms' "Burgundy"

“That’s the risk when poeple date creative people, you never know what they will write about you,” remarks Whorms on the lyrical fodder of her songs 

September 26, 2019
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Renovations For Six

Renovations For Six

Theatre Aquarius opens a new season with Norm Foster’s Renovations For Six directed by Ron Ulrich who has amassed a great cast. 

September 26, 2019
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DirtStar's "Algorhythm"

DirtStar's "Algorhythm"

“Mike Rizzo was into music before we were and he was one of the driving forces to get the guys in Porcelain Youth to become a band,”

September 25, 2019
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Liberty Report

Impeachment Blows Up In Democrat Faces...Again!

Impeachment Blows Up In Democrat Faces...Again!

Just as the Democratic Party was gearing up for a good, old-fashioned impeachment - something they've been desperate for since Trump was elected...

September 23, 2019
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‘Jekyll and Hyde’ Tiger-Cats find a way to win

‘Jekyll and Hyde’ Tiger-Cats find a way to win

Friday night’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde performance by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats was a spectacle, to say the least.

September 23, 2019
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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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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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Forge FC forward Kadell Thomas recovering from nasty collision in CPL game

Forge FC forward Kadell Thomas recovering from nasty collision in CPL game

Forge FC forward Kadell Thomas is recovering from oral surgery after a nasty collision in Sunday's 2-2 CPL tie with HFX Wanderers FC.

September 20, 2019
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Isaac Nurse named Bulldogs captain

Isaac Nurse named Bulldogs captain

Hamilton native Isaac Nurse will follow Justin Lemcke, MacKenzie Entwistle and Matt Strome in wearing the C for the Hamilton Bulldogs.

September 20, 2019
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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 20, 2019
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Tiger-Cats look to rebound against Edmonton Eskimos

Tiger-Cats look to rebound against Edmonton Eskimos

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will dodge a bullet when they continue their three game road trip in Edmonton Friday night.

September 20, 2019
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Andrew Aldridge's Planet of the Loops September 2019 Edition

Andrew Aldridge's Planet of the Loops September 2019 Edition

For some 30 years, Oakville born Andrew Aldridge has lent his guitar textures to many a song from a myriad of performers. 

September 20, 2019
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Hustlers

Hustlers

Hustlers is a movie that basically plays by the standard crime movie genre conventional arc of rags to riches

September 20, 2019
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The Ruddy Ruckus

The Ruddy Ruckus

"Koetta Black started back in 2008 when i was 13 or 14 years old when I signed up for a rock band class

September 20, 2019
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Juliana LaChance's "Golden Spring Fever"

Juliana LaChance's "Golden Spring Fever"

As a full time artists in multi-media and acrylic painting, her murals and more are displayed around Hamilton.

September 12, 2019
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Cadillac Bill's "Downton Alley - A Rat Tale of Hamilton"

Cadillac Bill's "Downton Alley - A Rat Tale of Hamilton"

Film–maker turned band leader turned television and radio talk show host, Cadillac Bill Boyd–Wilson has donned many a hat over the last three decades

September 12, 2019
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Don Vail's "Stand Of Tide"

Don Vail's "Stand Of Tide"

“I like writing songs and getting weird sounds — the experimenting is the real attraction for me,” says Bowden. 

September 12, 2019
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Twin Within and the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra

Twin Within and the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra

Hamilton native, family man, mortgage broker and founder of Twin Within, Steve McKay is always an interesting interview. 

September 12, 2019
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Mortgage Brokers are Busy

Mortgage Brokers are Busy

Recession is the next word that will be blasted all over the media in the coming months but Canada will probably skirt it once again

September 12, 2019
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It Chapter Two

It Chapter Two

It Chapter Two is a sprawling horror film that is slightly less focused than its predecessor. That may be due to the nearly 3 hour running time 

September 12, 2019
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The Absurdity Of A Moment

The Absurdity Of A Moment

Donald Trump’s presidency is nothing more than a four year battle to ensure that every single thing he says is true

September 12, 2019
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The Redhill Valleys

The Redhill Valleys

“It’s been quite a while since our debut so we’re due for a new recording but we've gone through a lot of changes since then,”

September 11, 2019
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Canada's Bianca Andreescu's confidence is skyrocketing

Canada's Bianca Andreescu's confidence is skyrocketing

The Canadian has now won titles at Indian Wells, Toronto, and the US Open, and has not been defeated on tour in more than six months. 

September 10, 2019
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Details Reported on Proposed Hamilton Bulldogs Arena

Details Reported on Proposed Hamilton Bulldogs Arena

Hamilton is currently served by FirstOntario Centre, an aging facility whose worsening condition has prompted some calls for a replacement.

September 10, 2019
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Rested Ticats set to be tested over upcoming stretch

Rested Ticats set to be tested over upcoming stretch

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats head into an important four-game stretch following their first of two bye weeks.

September 6, 2019
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'Anthony Joshua vows to get 'Rowdy In Saudi'

'Anthony Joshua vows to get 'Rowdy In Saudi'

The former unified world heavyweight champion talks about the adjustments he'll make vs. Andy Ruiz Jr.

September 5, 2019
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canpl.ca

‘They step up’: Beleaguered Forge leans on depth in west-coast draw

‘They step up’: Beleaguered Forge leans on depth in west-coast draw

“We’re coming off of a week where the whole team and staff is coming off a stomach flu coming back from Honduras,” head coach Bobby Smyrniotis revealed 

September 5, 2019
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Ti-Cats To Host Reunion For '99 Grey Cup Team

Ti-Cats To Host Reunion For '99 Grey Cup Team

As part of the Tiger-Cats ongoing season-long celebration of 150 years of professional football in Hamilton and will be hosting a reunion of the 1999 team

September 5, 2019
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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.

September 4, 2019
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Pistol Packin' Preachers' "Music, Magic, Mayhem"

Pistol Packin' Preachers' "Music, Magic, Mayhem"

Some scene veterans came together in some different roles to offer a slightly more novel kind of music than their previous efforts. 

September 4, 2019
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Road to the Lemon Grove

Road to the Lemon Grove

Road to the Lemon Grove is a pleasant enough diversion. A Canadian independent film with a distinct flair of Hamilton

September 4, 2019
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Harm & Ease

Harm & Ease

While they were probably listening to more City and Colour when in Burlington, the new location broadened the duo’s musical horizon. 

September 4, 2019
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Fraud Alert

Fraud Alert

The basic scam was to lure a potential renter to provide their passport information and $500.00 upfront to secure the rental. 

September 4, 2019
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Comedy Goes Boom

Comedy Goes Boom

Despite what you’ve been led to believe, there has never been a better time to be a comic. Sites like Netflix have provided massive amounts of money

September 4, 2019
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bankofcanada.ca

Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ¾ percent

Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ¾ percent

The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¾ percent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 2 percent

September 4, 2019
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canpl.ca

Forge FC sitting pretty after dog days of summer

Forge FC sitting pretty after dog days of summer

Because of the team’s CONCACAF League commitments, and the travel that went with it, Forge FC played just two league games in August. 

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. 

September 4, 2019
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Hamilton Is Ranked In The Top 10

Hamilton Is Ranked In The Top 10

MoneySense Magazine created a report that marked the top 35 cities to live in Canada. Hamilton, Ontario was ranked in the top 10, coming in at number 7.

September 4, 2019
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Six Hamilton Bulldog Players Heading To NHL Camps

Six Hamilton Bulldog Players Heading To NHL Camps

Heading into the 2019-2020 Ontario Hockey League season, the Hamilton Bulldogs are very proud to see six of their own head to NHL Rookie Camps

September 4, 2019
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ticats.ca

Two Tiger-Cats Named CFL Top Performers

Two Tiger-Cats Named CFL Top Performers

Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dane Evans and wide receiver Bralon Addison have been named CFL Top Performers for Week 12.

August 30, 2019
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Marauders Open at No. 6 in Football Poll

Marauders Open at No. 6 in Football Poll

A bright start to their 2019 season brought the Marauders some love from the nation's top 10 voters, as McMaster debuted at no. 6

August 30, 2019
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cbc.ca

Standing room only at Hamilton Ticats Labour Day Classic

Standing room only at Hamilton Ticats Labour Day Classic

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats' annual Labour Day Classic against the Toronto Argonauts at Tim Hortons Field on Monday, Sept. 2 is sold out. 

August 30, 2019
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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 29, 2019
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Dispensaries in the City

Dispensaries in the City

The government just did a lottery for Cannabis Dispensaries in the city and this time around Hamilton won three locations.

August 29, 2019
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Ready or Not

Ready or Not

Weaving has had a lot of smaller roles over the years but this is her first big lead and she absolutely nails it. 

August 29, 2019
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Amazon In Flames

Amazon In Flames

The Amazon is burning, have you heard? Have you seen the photos of that rainforest we baked cookies for falling to ash? 

August 29, 2019
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Teenage Head's "Tornado" at Tiger-Cat's Half TIme Show

Teenage Head's "Tornado" at Tiger-Cat's Half TIme Show

“We signed to MCA in Los Angeles because Attic Records in Canada wasn’t able to get our music around the world,” says Mahon

August 29, 2019
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Canada's Largest Ribfest

Canada's Largest Ribfest

Divided on two different stages, a variety of Hamilton acts are showcased while you sample the culinary delights of ribs.

August 29, 2019
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Good Apollo's "Sun God"

Good Apollo's "Sun God"

“It’s a surreal hip hop experience, spreading a message of self–love and it’s manifesting dreams and positive energy flows,” 

August 27, 2019
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cfl.ca

Morris: Steinauer Still 'Learning Daily' In First Year As Head Coach

Morris: Steinauer Still 'Learning Daily' In First Year As Head Coach

“For me, I was decent about writing things down, gathering all experiences, not just wins and losses,” 

August 27, 2019
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cbc.ca

Former Spitfires first-round pick traded to Hamilton Bulldogs

Former Spitfires first-round pick traded to Hamilton Bulldogs

The Windsor Spitfires have traded their 2017 first-round pick to the Hamilton Bulldogs in exchange for five future draft picks.

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.

August 21, 2019
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Biden Begins To Break

Biden Begins To Break

As the weeks mercifully tick by in the embarrassingly long race for the Democratic Presidential nomination, Biden’s lead has somehow managed to hold up.

August 21, 2019
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BorderLine Me, Beyond The Edge

BorderLine Me, Beyond The Edge

Vivacious, quirky, and frankly undeniable, Robin Zee was born in Montreal to an ‘artistic, dysfunctional’ family.

August 21, 2019
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Dead Tired's "Full Vol."

Dead Tired's "Full Vol."

“I’ve had one toe in the music industry and my feet firmly in Hamilton hanging out with the family and working"

August 21, 2019
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Good Boys

Good Boys

While the shock of seeing tweens spewing raunchy language can only get so much comedic mileage, Good Boys manages to keep things consistently entertaining.

August 21, 2019
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Threat Signal Celebrate Ten Years of "Vigilance"

Threat Signal Celebrate Ten Years of "Vigilance"

“We speed up, we slow down but we’ve never given up,” says Howard on the career arc of Threat Signal who released their fifth album, Disconnect in 2017.

August 21, 2019
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Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

This is not your Grandmother’s version of Shakespeare. Although Shakespeare penned this particular play, way back in 1601

August 21, 2019
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Fundraiser for Native Women’s Centre

Fundraiser for Native Women’s Centre

“Knowing all of the people I’ve met from going to shows over the years, it’s amazing the rolodex of names you collect”

August 21, 2019
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No Change In The Weather

No Change In The Weather

The story centres on a cantankerous matriarch of a family, who recalls the moment, that Newfoundland joined Confederation in 1949

August 21, 2019
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Wooly Mantis' “The Cosmic Venture”

Wooly Mantis' “The Cosmic Venture”

“There’s really a movement happening at Mohawk — there are so many people there who want to be in bands,” adds Woodcroft.