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NORAD Santa Tracker

To track Santa on his journey tonight (every Christmas Eve since 1955, the folks at NORAD have been tracking Santa’s sleigh as he makes his way around the world delivering presents), just search the ‘NORAD Santa Tracker’ website. (Image: Daily

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Merry Christmas, Everyone From the Jewel, 99.3

Merry Christmas! (Image: YouTube)

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Famous Birthdays,December 24th

Musician, record company executive, motor sports car owner, and politician Mike Curb is 75. Actress Sharon Farrell (known for the tv series “Saints and Sinners” ,“Hawaii Five-O” and “The Young and the Restless” and the films “Lone Wolf McQuade” and

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Events Mentioned On the Jewel, Tuesday, 6 am to 10 am

6am: Woodstock Reunion New Years Bash, December 31st: · Close Out 2019 And Bring In 2020 With A Bang This Year At the historic Gayety Theatre in downtown Collingwood · New Year’s Eve at the Gayety with a live theatre

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Meaford Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision, Transport vs Pedestrian

December 23, 2019 at 1:13 p.m. Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to motor vehicle collision involving a transport truck and a pedestrian at Highway 26, east of Third Line, in Meaford. The pedestrian was transported to hospital

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Christmas Eve Service At St. George Anglican, December 24th

• Everyone in the Blue Mountains is welcome at one of St George’s Anglican’s three special Christmas Eve services in Clarksburg. • Bring your kids to the 5 pm Pajama Mass with cookies and Egg Nog – YES! Wear Pajamas

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Christmas Day Feasts In Collingwood and Creemore, December 25th

Christmas Day Feast In Collingwood, December 25th: A community Christmas Day dinner is happening on Wednesday, December 25th at 1 pm. • All are welcome to the Curling Club on Hume Street in Collingwood for a home-style meal, dessert, entertainment

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Famous Birthdays, December 23rd

Armenian-Canadian photographer Yousuf Karsh (one of the greatest portrait photographers of the 20th century, his 1941 photo of Winston Churchill, the British Prime Minister, brought him prominence ) born this date 1908, died July 13th, 2002. Akihito (Emperor of Japan)

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Today In History, December 23rd

1788 – Maryland voted to cede a 100-square-mile area for the seat of the national government. About two-thirds of the area became the District of Columbia. 1823 – The poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas” by Clement C. Moore (“

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Wacky… But True, December 23rd

Parents of young children will be getting a rude awakening on Christmas Day, as their excitable kids get up at 6:44 am. Unsurprisingly, teenagers are least likely to be up before their parents, with just 15 percent waking up before

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Weekend Box Office… ‘Cats’ Poor Reception Prompts Universal to Send an ‘Improved,’ Updated Version to Theatres… Adam Driver to Host First New ‘Saturday Night Live’ of 2020

‘Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’ Delivers $175.5M Debut While ‘Cats’ Coughs Up a Furball: Disney’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker led the weekend box office, though there is likely to be a bit of pushing and pulling from analysts

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How To Make The Most Of Your Christmas Leftovers

Christmas will be behind us and what to do with those leftovers? Apparently, you can freeze cooked turkey for up to three months. If you do, store it in airtight containers or bags, clearly labelled with the contents and date

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Latest Jewel 99.3 Local News Headlines and Sports, December 23rd

Friday, December 20th, 2019 at about 2:50 am, West Grey police responded to a call for service in the area of Grey Road 3 and Concession 16 for reports of a vehicle in the ditch with a sleeping, possibly intoxicated

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford and Southern Georgian Bay, December 23rd

Today: Mainly sunny. Fog patches lifting this morning. Increasing cloudiness this afternoon. Windy. High 8. Tonight: Partly cloudy. Windy. Low minus 8. Wind chill minus 12 overnight. Tomorrow: A mix of sun and cloud. High minus 2. Wind chill minus

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Blue Mountains Animal Shelter Transferring Cats To Friends of the Grey Bruce Animal Shelter

While the Blue Mountains Animal Shelter located in Thornbury will be permanently closing, arrangements have been made for all of its current cats as Friends of the Grey Bruce Animal Shelter will be the cats’ new home (on Concession Road

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