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January 27, 2020
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Dolittle

Dolittle

The reclusive Dolittle (Downey Jr.) can talk to the animals until one day Tommy (Harry Collett) arrives looking to fix a squirrel Tommy accidentally shot.

January 26, 2020
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Kobe Bryant and daughter among those killed in chopper crash

Kobe Bryant and daughter among those killed in chopper crash

Bryant died near Calabasas, California, about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

January 25, 2020
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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 25, 2020
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London Knights knock off Bulldogs

London Knights knock off Bulldogs

Connor McMichael and Luke Evangelista both scored right off faceoffs in the Bulldogs zone, giving the Knights their 10th win in their last 11 games.

January 23, 2020
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Bulldogs owner disappointed by rejection of new arena bid

Bulldogs owner disappointed by rejection of new arena bid

Hamilton Bulldogs owner Michael Andlauer is reportedly disappointed by the city’s decision Wednesday to reject a bid to build a new, 6,000-seat arena

January 23, 2020
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Larry Walker might be Canada's last Baseball Hall of Famer for a long time

Larry Walker might be Canada's last Baseball Hall of Famer for a long time

Larry Walker finally made it yesterday . It might be awhile before another Canadian gets into the Baseball Hall of Fame

January 22, 2020
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Over The River And Through The Woods

Over The River And Through The Woods

Beginning January 24th, Dundas Little Theatre presents Over the River and Through the Woods, a comedic play with Italian flair by Joe DiPietro.

January 22, 2020
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Broadway's Caissie Levy Returns to Her Old Stomping Grounds

Broadway's Caissie Levy Returns to Her Old Stomping Grounds

While the world has adored her in her stage roles across the continent, a young Caissie Levy got her start in musical theater at Westdale Secondary

January 22, 2020
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Danger!! Death Ray's "Invasion"

Danger!! Death Ray's "Invasion"

This weekend, Danger!! Death Ray releases their sophomore EP, Invasion and it offers a chance to learn about one of the newest names on the local stage.

January 22, 2020
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Next Tech City

Next Tech City

Hamilton is now being touted as the next tech city which may sound premature, but with a new company moving in it seems we are jumping on the bandwagon

January 22, 2020
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In The Time Of Old Age

In The Time Of Old Age

This is a timely revival of a fascinating play, that is being reintroduced to an audience, who almost certainly, will never have heard of it

January 22, 2020
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Frozen Jr.

Frozen Jr.

For the young teens and children of today, the arrival of the 2013 Disney animated musical film, Frozen, was a gigantic and titanic ice mountain

January 22, 2020
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Moving Away From Cars

Moving Away From Cars

Hamilton will invest a record amount this year in bike lanes and other infrastructure to support cycling and pedestrian safety.

January 21, 2020
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What moves mean for the Ticats

What moves mean for the Ticats

While the re-signing of Jeremiah Masoli grabbed most of, if not all, the headlines, the Ticats haven’t been sitting on their hands

January 15, 2020
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Somehow Hollow's "Chasing Daylight"

Somehow Hollow's "Chasing Daylight"

"There is a real connection and bond if you have a brother in the band and that spilled into the other band members”

January 15, 2020
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Frozen Jr.

Frozen Jr.

The family friendly show promises all of the beloved songs from the original film (music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson–Lopez and Robert Lopez)

January 15, 2020
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Audio // Visual // 2020 Capricorn Party

Audio // Visual // 2020 Capricorn Party

“This one involves a lot of people that are influential in Hamilton in terms of house music and techno”

January 15, 2020
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Underwater

Underwater

Underwater is basically Alien, except, as the title mentions, it’s underwater. Not that taking inspiration is a bad thing

January 15, 2020
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Climate Catastrophe

Climate Catastrophe

The devastating fires in Australia that have ravaged thousands of hectares, destroyed thousands of homes, and killed more than two dozen people

January 15, 2020
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Deadly Romantics

Deadly Romantics

"The band that I had the most limited success with was Britney's Krack," recalls Hotchkies on twenty years ago.

January 10, 2020
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Neil Peart of Rush, dead at 67

Neil Peart of Rush, dead at 67

The influential musician and lyricist died Tuesday in Santa Monica, Calif., after having been diagnosed with brain cancer

January 8, 2020
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Best Films of 2019

Best Films of 2019

Honourable Mentions: Spider-Man: Far From Home, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, Marriage Story, The Irishman, Glass, Midsommar, Joker, The Lighthouse

January 8, 2020
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The Grudge

The Grudge

It’s easy to confuse The Grudge with The Ring because they’re both mid–2000s horror franchises that got half–hearted reboot attempts

January 8, 2020
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HMN The Year in Review

HMN The Year in Review

With a new year and a new decade upon us, taking stock of 2019 is no mean feat. It offered the height of a decade long development of James Street North

January 8, 2020
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Trump And The Unknown

Trump And The Unknown

There’s Trump and his cronies’ justification for killing Soleimani. The claim is that the man was planning imminent attacks on Americans.

January 8, 2020
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New Decade, New Real Estate

New Decade, New Real Estate

As we enter a new decade we should look ahead to see what will come of our real estate as we approach 2030.

January 8, 2020
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My Friend Christopher's Debut Album

My Friend Christopher's Debut Album

Some two plus decades ago, the local indie scene was swelling with a new crop of upstarts looking to make a name for themselves.

January 8, 2020
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The Best Of 2019 On Stage

The Best Of 2019 On Stage

The View Reviewers weigh in on the 2019 theatre scene. Each one has created their own special award to honour their favourite of the year.

January 8, 2020
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Deeps and Friends' Capricornia 2020

Deeps and Friends' Capricornia 2020

Bringing together Bowmanville’s The Doozies, Shari and Jonny as well as some special guests to showcase his own music for the evening

January 7, 2020
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canadianmusician.com

RIP: Legendary Canadian Producer & Engineer Nick Blagona

RIP: Legendary Canadian Producer & Engineer Nick Blagona

Nick Blagona, one of the most successful Canadian record producers and engineers over the last 50 years, has passed away at the age of 74.

January 5, 2020
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cbc.ca

Tories' Hamilton transportation task force will still 'consider' LRT

Tories' Hamilton transportation task force will still 'consider' LRT

The Ford government says its task force on how to best spend $1 billion on Hamilton transportation projects will still consider light rail transit (LRT).

January 4, 2020
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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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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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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.

January 2, 2020
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The Mirror Cull's "Demoralized"

The Mirror Cull's "Demoralized"

"Being a co-op student at CFMU really opened my eyes to music and I think that's actually where my musical career started," says Daniel Morreale.

January 2, 2020
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Capitol's "Dream Noise"

Capitol's "Dream Noise"

Back in 2004, a couple of pairs of brothers came together at Waterdown High, enlisting their singer while he was still in Grade 6.

December 30, 2019
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Tiger-Cats defensive back Mike Daly re-signs

Tiger-Cats defensive back Mike Daly re-signs

The Tiger-Cats have re-signed Canadian defensive back Mike Daly. The native of Kitchener, Ont., played all 18 regular-season games last season

December 30, 2019
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globalnews.ca

Bulldogs battle back from early 3-0 deficit but rally falls short in Guelph

Bulldogs battle back from early 3-0 deficit but rally falls short in Guelph

It was a roller coaster of an OHL game in Guelph where the Storm blew an early 3-0 lead before they beat the Hamilton Bulldogs 4-3 Sunday night.

December 29, 2019
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ckom.com

Stephen Harper among Order of Canada recipients

Stephen Harper among Order of Canada recipients

For his long-standing career in politics and for his service to the nation as the 22nd prime minister of Canada.

December 29, 2019
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'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 29, 2019
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Roy leads the way again as Hamilton stifles North Bay

Roy leads the way again as Hamilton stifles North Bay

During the season series Hamilton is now 3-0 against North Bay and Roy has made 94 saves on 96 shots

December 26, 2019
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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Somewhat impossibly, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has wrapped up the sagas Skywalkers and Force powered folks presented in 42 years of films.

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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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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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 20, 2019
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canadiansportscene.com

NY Islanders to retire the number of Hamilton's John Tonelli

NY Islanders to retire the number of Hamilton's John Tonelli

Hamilton's John Tonelli had 206 goals and 338 assists for 544 points in 594 NHL regular season games.

December 19, 2019
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Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji: The Next Level fulfills the sequel requirements of following the last installment Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle by delivering the same movie

December 18, 2019
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The First Annual Over The Bridge “A Hammer Rock Christmas”

The First Annual Over The Bridge “A Hammer Rock Christmas”

With an upcoming fundraiser, Piva gathered the cream of the crop as he sees it from our local talent base for a show that also celebrates Hamilton music

December 18, 2019
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Dave Rave’s Fifteenth Annual Shake, Rattle and Rave

Dave Rave’s Fifteenth Annual Shake, Rattle and Rave

The year began with us documenting Dave Rave’s first solo album in eight years dubbed Adventureland but the year ends with another party for Rave

December 18, 2019
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A Graceworks Christmas with Christopher Clause

A Graceworks Christmas with Christopher Clause

It’s hard to believe that we’ve been talking to Christopher Clause for some 18 years since he first started doing Beatles tribute fundraising shows locally

December 18, 2019
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Unequal transit taxes continue

Unequal transit taxes continue

Two decades of much lower transit taxes for most of the richest areas of Hamilton are set to continue.

December 18, 2019
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JR Digs’ Eleventh Annual Acoustic Xmas Concert

JR Digs’ Eleventh Annual Acoustic Xmas Concert

What began as a spontaneous idea from a dude with some famous friends wanting to do good has turned into a tradition of epic proportions

December 18, 2019
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The LRT is Dead

The LRT is Dead

The LRT is dead and we should be rejoicing and singing in the streets but those on their soapboxes are still crying that we were lied to and misled.

December 18, 2019
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A Holiday Music Workshop - A Career in Music with Eric Ruscinski, Brian Melo and The Redhill Valleys

A Holiday Music Workshop - A Career in Music with Eric Ruscinski, Brian Melo and The Redhill Valleys

What do Alessia Cara, Jason Mraz and Celine Dion have in common? You’d be suprised to find out it’s former Hamilton musician Eric Ruscinski.

December 18, 2019
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chch.com

Bus strike possible in Hamilton

Bus strike possible in Hamilton

Negotiations are scheduled to resume, but bus riders are being urged to look for alternative transportation options in the event of an HSR strike.

December 16, 2019
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financialpost.com

Ottawa’s fiscal update shows billions more in deficits this year and next

Ottawa’s fiscal update shows billions more in deficits this year and next

Canada’s federal budget deficit will be billions of dollars deeper than it was supposed to be this year and next, according to the Finance Department.

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 12, 2019
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Steve Strongman's Tenth Annual Christmas Party

Steve Strongman's Tenth Annual Christmas Party

Strongman is busy year round but the holidays offered a special chance to connect with fans and his holiday show has become a tradition

December 12, 2019
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Marriage Story

Marriage Story

Charlie (Adam Driver) and Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) are divorcing and trying to do what’s best for their son

December 12, 2019
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Sonic Unyon Records Annual Holiday Bash and Christmas Hip Hop Show

Sonic Unyon Records Annual Holiday Bash and Christmas Hip Hop Show

“We’re basically managing the artists we’re releasing records with and we have five active artists,” says Sonic Unyon co–owner Tim Potocic.

December 11, 2019
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The Boozetown Christmas EP "To You and Yours"

The Boozetown Christmas EP "To You and Yours"

“Andrew and I grew up and played in more of an emo band in high school and we’ve played together for about ten years or so,”

December 11, 2019
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The Liquid Assets of Ottawa's "SNC Lava Lamp EP"

The Liquid Assets of Ottawa's "SNC Lava Lamp EP"

“For Liquid Assets — we wanted the wildest off the wall stuff because there is so much dead serious stuff"

December 11, 2019
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Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson

Nobody is happier that the British election cycle lasts such a short time than current Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

December 11, 2019
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Speculating on Hamilton

Speculating on Hamilton

All it takes is some headline from somewhere else in the country for our councillors to jump on the bandwagon

December 11, 2019
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Glengarry Glen Ross

Glengarry Glen Ross

The play isn’t so much a tragedy as a searing examination of depleted salesmen trapped in webs of deceit and desperation,

December 10, 2019
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metalsucks.net

Ozzy’s “Under the Graveyard” is the #1 Rock Song in The U.S.

Ozzy’s “Under the Graveyard” is the #1 Rock Song in The U.S.

And it’s absolutely deserved: “Under the Graveyard” rocks, the Ozzman’s best output in some time, and it’s garnering critical praise from all corners.

December 7, 2019
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usatoday.com

Anthony Joshua regains Unified Heavyweight Championhip

Anthony Joshua regains Unified Heavyweight Championhip

Anthony Joshua beat Andy Ruiz Jr. in their much-anticipated rematch Saturday with a unanimous decision in the 12-round heavyweight bout in Saudi Arabia.

December 5, 2019
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Hairspray

Hairspray

“Perfection” is a word one always hesitates to use when writing in a critical context, even when one has used it before

December 5, 2019
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There’s No Place Like Home

There’s No Place Like Home

Hamilton theatre maker Vicktoria Adam has always been drawn to stories ‘about people trying to find their place in the world

December 5, 2019
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Teenage Head

Teenage Head

With a film crew following them for the last three years, the new Picture My Face documentary is ever closer to completion

December 5, 2019
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Nineteenth Annual Hamilton Hometown Christmas with Sonny Del-Rio

Nineteenth Annual Hamilton Hometown Christmas with Sonny Del-Rio

With his seventy–sixth birthday celebrations just wrapped up in the last week or so, Sonny Del–Rio shows little signs of slowing down

December 5, 2019
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Muletide

Muletide

“For this event, I decided to invite some Hamilton friends and some friends I’ve met along the way this year,” says Deeps.

December 5, 2019
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Miles Evans-Branagh's MIles From Nowhere

Miles Evans-Branagh's MIles From Nowhere

While the name Miles Evans–Branagh might be more novel for local music fans, he’s been a musician around town and beyond for over a decade

December 5, 2019
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Listings are down

Listings are down

Real Estate listings are down and the prices are going up as we finish up the year and those who speculate believe this trend will continue into 2020.

December 5, 2019
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Knives Out

Knives Out

Writer and director Rian Johnson (Brick, The Last Jedi) returns with the peppy and hilarious murder mystery Knives Out.

December 5, 2019
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Glengarry Glen Ross

Glengarry Glen Ross

The play, based on Mamet’s own experiences working in a real estate office, follows four Chicago real estate agents looking to sell undesirable property

December 5, 2019
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Burly Calling

Burly Calling

A grassroots festival of independent rockers has turned into an annual seasonal instituition in the city of Burlington

December 5, 2019
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Bloomberg Is Running

Bloomberg Is Running

As the tiresome American election cycle wearily plods towards the first primaries, with disdain for billionaires and the dramatic wealth inequality

December 5, 2019
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Being confused is expected

Being confused is expected

You may be forgiven if you are confused about the current public consultations on whether or not to pave over more farmland.

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 27, 2019
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Mayor Pete Dance

Mayor Pete Dance

There are two types of people reading this article. One, those who know what the Mayor Pete Dance is, and to you, Godspeed, I know you’ve lived it.

November 27, 2019
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Laila Biali

Laila Biali

Laila Biali has a natural star quality that is evident in every note she sings and every word she speaks.

November 27, 2019
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James Ferris and the James St. North

James Ferris and the James St. North

An artist and musician has made his home in Hamilton and the inspiration the city provided is now channeled into his newest collection of songs.

November 27, 2019
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Five Years

Five Years

“The project started with me writing a couple of songs — and then a couple of more songs, I recorded them myself and a couple of good friends"

November 27, 2019
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Espanola

Espanola

When Goldstein came to Hamilton to study at McMaster, he’d connect with a clutch of Hamilton musicians and start making waves in the local scene.

November 27, 2019
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A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

There isn’t an elaborate makeup job for Tom Hanks as Fred Rogers; he’s just wearing a wig and some fake eyebrows

November 27, 2019
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Sewage Gate

Sewage Gate

There are a lot of people on twitter making fake rage comments but in reality it seems we are not surprised by this leak

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 24, 2019
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ctvnews.ca

Andrew Harris leads Winnipeg Blue Bombers to first Grey Cup win since 1990

Andrew Harris leads Winnipeg Blue Bombers to first Grey Cup win since 1990

A historic first by Andrew Harris ended the Winnipeg Blue Bombers' dubious championship drought and continued the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' Grey Cup misery.

November 22, 2019
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cfl.ca

RB Sutton to start for Ticats in Grey Cup

RB Sutton to start for Ticats in Grey Cup

Head coach Orlondo Steinauer confirmed the news following practice on Friday, after the 32-year-old took first-team reps throughout the week.

November 20, 2019
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Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari

In the mid– ’60s, Ford Motor Company needs an image makeover as Ferrari cars are the fanciest in the land.

November 20, 2019
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Heather Valley's "Desert Message"

Heather Valley's "Desert Message"

While she’s entrenched herself in the local scene over the last two years, Valley has fostered her connections across Ontario

November 20, 2019
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King Dice's "Red"

King Dice's "Red"

“This music is definitely meant to be more adventurous — It’s an attempt to prove that keyboards could be as heavy if not more so than guitars”

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 20, 2019
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Trump Goes To The Hospital

Trump Goes To The Hospital

Whether he’s selling you a condo, or a club membership, or that he’s of good health, it’s all of one piece.

November 20, 2019
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Good Time To Sell?

Good Time To Sell?

When you take the point of view of a seller then you may want to sell in the high market to get top dollar and get it sold fast.

November 20, 2019
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Corin Raymond's "Dirty Mansions"

Corin Raymond's "Dirty Mansions"

Corin Raymond follows up on his Juno-nominated "Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams" album with "Dirty Mansions".