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BOB'S BLOG: Grey Cup memories –suburb startled by reveller firing shotgun

This seven-year-old watched the Ti-Cat victory from my grandparents’ home, as my parents were out at a Grey Cup party. Weren’t all parents out at a Grey Cup parties in those days?

Burlington women told they are more charitable than men

More than 50 women (and three men) gathered at the Waterfront Hotel last Friday (Nov. 14) to celebrate National Philanthropy Day, and to talk about ways charities can generate more funds for their worthy causes.

Star’s Griffin wins Canadian Baseball Hall media award

Long-time Toronto Star baseball columnist and former Montreal Expos publicity director Richard Griffin has been named the winner of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2014 Jack Graney Award.

Outdoor curling bonspiel set for Orangeville Jan 31

Great Canadian Pond Spiel is guaranteed to be a unique experience Jan. 31, 2015.

Revelo electric bike leads list of 7 best Toronto startups

Founder Henry Chong started the company Revelo Electric which specializes in electric bikes for urban settings.

REVIEW: Lucinda reads from a sheet but band is booming

LUCINDA WILLIAMS AT MASSEY HALL NOV. 20:As her nearly two-hour concert continued, first with Car Wheels On A Gravel Road’s “Can’t Let Go,” and then one of her earlier numbers, “I Just Wanted to See You So Bad,” Williams continued to leaf through the binder for the lyrics to the song she was about to sing.

Missing Brampton grandmother found through Instagram post

The family of a 78-year-old Brampton woman who was missing for two days said that it was an Instagram post that led them to their grandmother.

Modano, Hasek, Forsberg, Blake pose for Hall of Fame photo

from left to right Mike Modano in the Player Category, Bill McCreary in the Referee and Linesman category, goaltender Dominik Hasek and Peter Foresberg, both from the Players Category, Line Gignac Burns(widow of Pat Burns) accepting it for the late Pat Burns from the Builder Category and Rob Blake. Star photo

Pan Am Games cauldron to be manufactured by ArcelorMittal Dofasco

Burlington, Ontario, Friday, Nov. 14 - From left , Saad Rafi Chief executive officer, Toronto Pan Am Games committee, Sean Donnelly, President ArcelorMittal Dofasco, and marathon runner Reid Coolsaet announce that ArcelorMittal Dofasco of Hamilton will be producing the cauldron for the Pan Am games, to take place next year. Photo by: Kaz Novak The Hamilton Spectator.

BOB’S BLOG: Your vote can make a difference in local land-use planning

Neighbourhood Commercial plaza got approved but bakery never materialized

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Best of Broadway: Holiday Guide For the Astute Canadian Theatre-Goer

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Nov 27, 2014 - 0 comments

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder / Kinky Boots / Pippin (Revival) / The Book of Mormon / You Can’t Take it With You, a revival

Vocal trio preps for Brampton Folk Night

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Nov 26, 2014 - 0 comments

Jude Vadala, Tannis Slimmon and Katherine Wheatley didn’t set out to become a perennial fixture on the folk music circuit. But, that’s exactly what happened.

Knot A Breast dragon boat team captures world contest

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Nov 26, 2014 - 0 comments

Knot A Breast had 55 members of its team of 68 accompany the crew to Sarasota. Fourteen of the team's members are from Burlington. The rest hail from Oakville, Hamilton, Grimsby and Mississauga.

First-class cinema promised at expanded Milton Film Festival

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Nov 26, 2014 - 0 comments

Anyone who’s disappointed in the state of movies will have new hope for the cinema after attending the upcoming Milton Film Festival Jan. 23 to 25.

Oakville woman battling cancer finds support for cap project

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Nov 26, 2014 - 0 comments

Oakville resident Dorothy Towey isn’t letting her breast cancer diagnosis stop her from trying to put a cap on the deadly disease. The 55-year-old woman has been knitting flower hats, selling them and donating all the proceeds to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Laughlines: Why newborns need lawyers

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Nov 26, 2014 - 0 comments

In New Zealand a young girl recently went to court to legally change the name she was given at birth and has hated since she was able to talk. In her judicial endeavour, nine-year-old Talula Does The Hula From Hawaii was successful - click headline

Life on wheels: RV life is great for the Reads and their Sherman Tank

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Nov 25, 2014 - 0 comments

“We came up with a plan at the end of July, 2007 and by Oct. 15 we had sold the house, quit our jobs and hit the road. It started loosely as a two-year plan"

REVIEW: Rise to Greatness by Conrad Black

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Nov 24, 2014 - 0 comments

Conrad Black has always written from a lofty elevation, but even so his two most recent books — a 760-page history of the United States, and now an 1100-page history of Canada — stand out as monuments to this epic tradition.

Art Gallery of Hamilton Cezanne show is modest, refreshing

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Nov 24, 2014 - 0 comments

There's a mini-blockbuster currently in progress at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, which is really the only way to describe the two-room Cézanne sampler the museum is currently hosting from now until Feb. 8.

Charities reap benefits from old friends honouring Gina

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Nov 24, 2014 - 0 comments

“Things are going wonderfully. The community response has been amazing. We presently have 240 wedding gowns and approximately 75 mother-of-the-bride/ groom, bridesmaid and flower-girl dresses. We have about two-dozen designer dresses, some handmade ones and also some brand new dresses that were donated by a bridal store.”