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Events, Celebrity Birthdays, December 30th

December 30th: 1924 – Edwin Hubble announced the existence of other galactic systems. 1953 – The first color TV sets went on sale for about $1,175. 1976 – The Smothers Brothers, Tom and Dick, played their last show in Las

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Wacky… But True, December 30th

Police are searching for a man who tried to hold up a New Jersey gas station for $2 worth of gasoline but fled after the attendant refused. The attempted robbery occurred Tuesday night at the Coastal Gas Station in Pennsville

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, December 30th

One third of Canadians admit they have texted while stopped at a red light in the last month, says a poll released by the CAA, of over 2,000 Canadians. That is despite evidence that your mind could still be distracted

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Jewel Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, December 30th

SNOW SQUALL WARNING IN EFFECT Today: Flurries and local snow squalls. Blowing snow, 10 to 15 cm. Winds northwest at 30 km/h, gusting to 50. A high of minus 4. Tonight: Flurries and local snow squalls. Local blowing snow early

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Events, Celebrity Birthdays, December 29th

December 29th: 1848 – U.S. President James Polk turned on the first gas light at the White House. 1952 – The first transistorized hearing aid was offered for sale by Sonotone Corporation. 1997 – Hong Kong began killing 1.25 million

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Wacky… But True, December 29th

Germany’s agriculture minister, Christian Schmidt has leapt to the defense of meat lovers, calling for a ban on names such as “vegetarian schnitzel” for meat-substitute products, which he said were misleading consumers. Among the “wurst” offenders is “vegan curry sausage,”

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, December 29th

Southern Georgian Bay OPP has charged a driver with stunt driving as a result of an incident of high speed driving in Tay Township. Police say the evening of December 23rd, a vehicle on Hwy 12 in Tay Township was

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Jewel Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, Dec. 29th

Today: Flurries. Blowing snow late this morning and afternoon… up to 2 cm. Winds becoming west at 30 km/h, gusting to 50 this morning. The risk of snow squalls late this afternoon. A high of plus 2. Tonight: Flurries with

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Events, Celebrity Birthdays, December 28th

December 28th 1869 – William E. Semple, of Mt. Vernon, Ohio patented an acceptable chewing gum. 1964 – Initial filming of the movie “Dr. Zhivago” began on location near Madrid, Spain. The movies total running time is 197 minutes. 1981

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Wacky… But True December 28th

Chewbacca is no Bing Crosby, but the Wookie’s rendition of “Silent Night” (which has made the rounds online for several years) added some “Star Wars” flair to the Christmas classic. The site How It Should Have Ended re-mixed audio of

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, December 28th

Grey County OPP is hoping that the person who has lost some money recently will come forward. A billfold containing an undisclosed amount of Canadian money was found early Friday morning, December 23rd, in Meaford. The found property was turned

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Jewel Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, December 28th

Today: Flurries ending near noon then mainly cloudy with the chance of flurries. Risk of snow squalls early this morning with up to 5 cm of snow. Wind becoming southwest at 20 km/h, gusting to 40 near noon. A high

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Events, Celebrity Birthdays, December 23rd

December 23rd: 1823 – The poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas” by Clement C. Moore (” ‘Twas the night before Christmas…”) was published. (Image Courtesy of youtube.com) 1942 – Bob Hope agreed to entertain U.S. airmen in Alaska. It was

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Wacky… But True, December 23rd

A dumb crook in Ireland robbed a bank and then walked right into traffic. He was hit by a truck and taken to a hospital. After he recovers, he’ll be going to jail. Still decorating the tree with old bulbs?

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Movies Opening This Week – December 23rd

Passengers (2016) – PG-13, Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne Sing (2016) – PG, Starring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson A Monster Calls (2016) PG-13, Starring Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Lewis MacDougall, Liam Neeson

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