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Famous Birthdays, July 5th

Born July 5th: Actress Katherine Helmond (multiple Golden Globe winner, multiple Primetime Emmy nominee, known for the films “The Hindenburg”, “Brazil” and the “Cars” franchise as the voice of Lizzie, the mini-series “Pearl” and the tv series “Soap” as Jessica

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Events, July 5th

1814 – U.S. troops under Jacob Brown defeated a superior British force at Chippewa, Ontario. 1865 – William Booth founded the Salvation Army in London. (Image: rebuildrecover.org) 1865 – The U.S. Secret Service Division was created to combat currency counterfeiting,

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Wacky… But True, July 5th

If keeping your bathing suit body through the end of summer is your goal, avoid the county fair — and definitely avoid fair food. There’s almost no healthy fair food and the worst is the funnel cake: one 8.3 ounce

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Joke Of The Day, Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Two shepherds lean on their crooks at the end of a long day and the first asks the second, “So, how’s it going?” The second one sighed and shook his head, “Not good, I can’t pay my bills, my health

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, July 5th

The Canadian Coast Guard assisted a man and woman aboard a vessel in distress on southern Georgian Bay, the afternoon of Tuesday, July 3rd, aboard a 32-foot (9.75 m) sailboat that was taking on water in Nottawasaga Bay. Upon detecting

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, July 5th

HEAT WARNING Today: Sunny this morning then a mix of sun and cloud with the chance of showers this afternoon. The risk of a thunderstorm this af-ternoon. A high of 34. The humidex making it feel like 43. The UV

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Celebrity Birthdays, July 5th

Born July 5th: Actress (and two-time Golden Globe winner) Katherine Helmond (known for the tv series “Soap” as Jessica Tate and “Who’s the Boss” as Momma) is 88. (Image Courtesy of pinterest.com; Helmond, seated at right) Actress (two-time Academy Award,

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Events, July 5th

July 5th: 1865 – William Booth founded the Salvation Army in London. 1865 – The U.S. Secret Service Division was created to combat currency counterfeiting, forging and the altering of currency and securities. 1892 – Andrew Beard was issued a

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Wacky… But True, July 5th

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut downed 72 hot dogs and buns yesterday at the annual Nathan’s Famous hot dog eating contest. Despite eating his way to a world record, he fell short of his goal of 80. According to a new

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The Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, July 5th

Members of the Collingwood and The Blue Mountains OPP will be holding a charity BBQ and car wash today, benefiting the Special Olympics at the Collingwood OPP detachment at 201 Ontario Street in Collingwood from 10:30am to 1:30pm. The event

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Jewel Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, July 5th

Today: Sunny. A high of 27. The humidex making it feel like 30. The UV index 9 or very high. Tonight: A few clouds. A low of 15. Tomorrow: A mix of sun and cloud. A high of 29. The

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