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Famous Birthdays, February 6th

Actor Rip Torn (Best Supporting Actor Oscar nominee, known for the films “King of Kings”, “Sweet Bird of Youth”, “The Man Who Fell To Earth”, “Coma”, “Canadian Bacon”, “Men In Black” and “… Black II” as Zed, the mini-series “Blind

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Today In History,February 6th

1778 – The United States gained official recognition from France as the two nations signed the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance in Paris. 1900 – The Holland Senate ratified the 1899 peace conference decree that

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Wacky… But True, February 6th

Government officials in Suzhou, China, have reportedly apologized after using facial recognition to “shame” people for wearing pajamas in public, and posting their personal information online. The urban management department for the city recently published surveillance photos of seven residents

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Latest Jewel 99.3 Local News Headlines and Sports, February 6th

In the absence of a collective agreement being reached between the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and the provincial government, ETFO will be proceeding with this week’s planned strike action. This includes a province wide strike scheduled for today

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford and Southern Georgian Bay, February 6th

Today: Periods of snow (2 cm.). Risk of freezing drizzle late this morning and this afternoon. High minus 4. Wind chill minus 11. Tonight: Periods of snow (2 cm.). Low minus 8. Wind chill minus 14. Tomorrow: Flurries (2 cm.).

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Famous Birthdays, Born February 6th

Actor Rip Torn (Best Supporting Actor Oscar nominee, Primetime Emmy winner, known for the films “Pork Chop Hill”, “King of Kings”, “Sweet Bird of Youth”, “The Man Who Fell To Earth”, “Coma”, “The Seduction of Joe Tynan”, “Canadian Bacon”, “Men

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Events, February 6th

1900 – The Holland Senate ratified the 1899 peace conference decree that created in international arbitration court at The Hague. 1911 – The first old-age home for pioneers opened in Prescott, Arizona. 1932 – Dog sled racing happened for the

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Joke Of The Day, Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Did you hear about the claustrophobic astronaut? He just needed a little space.

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, February 6th

Meaford resident Paul Vickers yesterday announced his intention to seek the Conservative nomination in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound. Vickers recently ran successfully in his first election to win a seat on the Municipality of Meaford Council in November 2018. Vickers had no

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, February 6th

Today: Periods of snow mixed with ice pellets changing to freezing drizzle early this afternoon. (Snow and ice pellets 2 to 4 cm.) The risk of freezing drizzle this morning. A high of minus 5. Wind up to 15 km/h

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Ski Report From the Ontario Travel Information Centre, February 6th

Most resorts got at least a dusting of snow overnight so if you’re heading out for a little skiing or riding today, you will find surface conditions that are a combination of machine groomed powder and packed powder. Blue Mountain

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Famous Birthdays, February 6th

Born February 6th: Actor Rip Torn (Best Supporting Actor Oscar nominee, Primetime Emmy winner, known for the mini-series “The Blue and the Gray”, the mini series “Blind Ambition” as Richard Nixon, “Men In Black” and “… Black II” as Zed

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Events, February 6th

1911 – The first old-age home for pioneers opened in Prescott, Arizona. 1932 – Dog sled racing happened for the first time in Olympic competition. Singer, songwriter, actress Natalie Cole (heard regularly on “The Lounge”) born this date, 1950… passed

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Wacky… But True, February 6th

Canadian officials are recalling a toy fireman’s helmet. The helmet, the Paw Patrol Fire Marshall’s hat, comes with a flashlight that can overheat and become a fire and burn hazard. There has been one reported incident in Canada and three

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, February 6th

The Friends of the Meaford Library announce that the Fundraising Committee for the new library facility is now complete. January 29th, the Council of the Municipality of Meaford passed a by-law confirming the following as members of the committee: Peter

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