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Seniors Exercise, Mondays And Wednesdays at the L.E. Shore Memorial Library

Every Monday and Wednesday at 10:30 am to 11:30 am at the L.E. Shore Memorial Library, enjoy Seniors exercise. Sitting or standing, no matter your ability, improve your fitness and balance. Cost is $2. For details, visit: www.TheBlueMountainsLibrary.ca and click

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Famous Birthdays, Born April 17th

Actor William Holden (Best Actor Oscar winner, known for such films as “Golden Boy”, “Sunset Boulevard”, “Stalag 17”, “The Bridge on the River Kwai”, “The Towering Inferno” and “Network”), born this date, 1918… died in 1981 at the age of

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Today In History, April 17th

1492 – Christopher Columbus signed a contract with Spain to find a passage to Asia and the Indies. 1629 – Horses were first imported into the colonies by the American Massachusetts Bay Colony. 1810 – Pineapple cheese was patented by

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Wacky… But True, April 17th

A woman in Clifton, New Jersey has been charged with criminal mischief after she used garden shears to attack a neighbor’s mannequin display of lingerie-clad Easter Playboy bunnies. She said that she didn’t want her 16-year-old son to have to

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Entertainment News

NBC has renewed mystery drama series Manifest starring Melissa Roxburgh and Josh Dallas for a second season. ‘Bumblebee’ Director to Tackle ‘Six Billion Dollar Man’ Adaptation for WB, Mark Wahlberg: Travis Knight has come on board to direct Warner Bros.’

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It’s a Small Town… With a Smaller Population

Like a small town? Well, located an hour south of Indianapolis, Story, Indiana has everything a small town needs: an inn, a restaurant, and a handful of full-time residents. The whole town can be yours for $3.8 million. Even at

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Connollys of Collingwood Exhibit and Evening, April 24th At the Collingwood Museum

The Connollys of Collingwood is the newest installment in the Collingwood Museum’s Community Collectors exhibition series and is available to view until the end of April. Featuring family heirlooms, photographs and previously unknown stories, the exhibit raises awareness about the

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Latest Jewel 99.3 Local News Headlines, April 17th

Get involved, and help keep Collingwood clean, by taking part in the 6th annual Collingwood Community Clean-Up Day today (Wednesday, April 17th) of neighbourhood parks, trails, roads, schools, and public places. Assemble a clean-up crew, identify an area that needs

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford and Southern Georgian Bay, April 17th

Today: Sunny. Increasing cloudiness late this afternoon. Light winds. High 12. UV index 6 or high. Tonight: Cloudy. Few showers beginning this evening. Light winds. Low of 6. Tomorrow: Showers. Risk of a thunderstorm tomorrow. afternoon. Windy. High 12. Tomorrow

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Mental Health Drop In Clinic, Every Wednesday at the Bethany Church of the Nazarene, Meaford

There is a mental health drop in clinic every Wednesday from 1 pm to 3 pm at the Bethany Church of the Nazarene, 24 Trowbridge Street West, Meaford. Need a referral? Looking for support? Drop in – no appointment necessary

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Collingwood Downtown Great Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 20th

• Saturday, April 20th, pick up your Easter Egg Hunt form from the Collingwood Town Hall Activity Centre and count the eggs that have been hidden in the store windows throughout downtown and WIN prizes! • After the hunt, keep

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Famous Birthdays, Born April 16th

Born April 16th: Composer Henry Mancini (multiple Best Music/Original Song Oscar winner, known for music for “Peter Gunn”, “Breakfast At Tiffany’s, “Days of Wine and Roses”, “Charade””, “The Pink Panther”, “Two For the Road”, “Darling Lili”, “10” and “Victor/Victoria”), born

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Today In History, April 16th

1746 – The Duke of Cumberland defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie (and his Jacobites) at the battle of Culloden. 1905 – Andrew Carnegie donated $10,000,000 of personal money to set up the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. 1912 –

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Wacky, But True, April 16th

In the UK, a 60-year-old man stabbed his 63-year-old brother during an argument in their kitchen over a can of peaches. The brother was treated for stab wounds to his arm and shoulder blade. Police say the two brothers had

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Michelle Yeoh Joins James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ Sequel… Sterling K. Brown Joins Cast of “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” Season 3… Stars Added To Netflix Holiday Movie

Michelle Yeoh has joined the cast of James Cameron’s upcoming ‘Avatar’ sequels, the franchise’s social accounts announced yesterday. The ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star will play a scientist named Dr. Karina Mogue. The first of the planned ‘Avatar’ sequels, four additional

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