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Famous Birthdays, June 5th

Author Ken Follett (author of numerous books made into mives or tv series such as “Eye of the Needle”, “The Key To Rebecca” and “On Wings of Eagles”) is 70. TV personality, author, financial advisor Suze Orman is 68. Saxophonist

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Today In History, June 5th

1794 – The U.S. Congress prohibited citizens from serving in any foreign armed forces. 1851 – Harriet Beecher Stow published the first installment of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” in “The National Era”. 1865 – The first safe deposit vault was opened

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Wacky… But True, June 5th

A Hollywood, Florida woman was surprised to find an iguana in her toilet bowl. Melissa Reynolds said when she opened the toilet bowl lid, she found the iguana. She then slammed the lid shut and made a call to the

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Latest Jewel 99.3 Local News Headlines and Sports, June 5th

Due to a fire at Georgian’s Barrie Campus, the campus will be closed and all classes are cancelled until further notice. Please check the website for updates. (Source: Georgian College) A blood donor clinic is being held at the Owen

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford and Southern Georgian Bay, June 5th

Today: Mainly cloudy. Showers likely. Fog patches lifting this morning. Thunderstorm risk this afternoon. High 20. UV index 6/high. Tonight: Mainly cloudy. Low 9. Tomorrow: Mainly sunny. High 22. Tomorrow Night: Clear. Low 9. Sunrise at 5:38 am; headlights must

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Beautiful Joe Heritage Society Rain Barrel Sale… Order By June 5th

• The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society is hosting another Rain Barrel Sale with proceeds to The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society. • Order your Rain Barrel at www.RainBarrel.ca/BJHS BEFORE June 5th! • Save Money, help the environment and treat your plants

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Scarecrow Invasion Workshop, June 4th & 5th At the Meaford Rotary Harbour Pavilion

• More than 250 Scarecrows are in the making for this year’s Scarecrow Invasion. This year’s theme is ‘The Book Invasion’… and the Scarecrow Invasion And Family Festival decorating committee is looking forward to seeing its faithful volunteers again this

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Beautiful Joe Heritage Society Rain Barrel Sale (Order By June 5th)

• The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society is hosting another Rain Barrel Sale with proceeds to The Beautiful Joe Heritages Society • Order your Rain Barrel at www.RainBarrel.ca/BJHS BEFORE June 5th! • Save Money, help the environment and treat your plants

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Beautiful Joe Heritage Society Rain Barrel Sale… Order By June 5th

• The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society is hosting another Rain Barrel Sale with proceeds to The Beautiful Joe Heritages Society. • Order your Rain Barrel at www.RainBarrel.ca/BJHS BEFORE June 5th. • Save Money, help the environment and treat your plants

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Famous Birthdays, June 5th

Born June 5th: Author Ken Follett (author of numerous books made into mives or tv series such as “Eye of the Needle”, “The Key To Rebecca” and “On Wings of Eagles”) is 69. (1949) TV personality, author, financial advisor Suze

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Events, June 5th

1752 – Benjamin Franklin flew a kite for the first time to demonstrate that lightning was a form of electricity. 1865 – The first safe deposit vault was opened in New York. The charge was $1.50 a year for every

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Wacky… But True, June 5th

24/7 Wall Street loves to rank cities — and it’s latest list is sure to rankle one city which has been named the worst American city in which to live. 24/7 Wall Street created an index with measures in eight

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Meaford Scarecrow Building Workshop, Tuesday, June 5th and June 6th at the Meaford Harbour Pavilion

• Come out and have a great time while helping to build scarecrows for the Meaford Scarecrow Invasion! • Tuesday, June 5th and on Wednesday June 6th from 9am to NOON at the Meaford Harbour Pavilion, you can come help

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New On DVD, Released Today, June 5th

• Death Wish • A Wrinkle in Time • Gringo • Game Of Thrones – Season 1 in 4K (Image: wikipedia.org) • Jericho: The Complete Series • The Last Ship – Season 4 • South Park – Season 21 (Source:

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Joke Of The Day, Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

John was on his deathbed and gasped pitifully, “Give me one last request, dear,” he said. “Of course, John,” his wife said softly. “Six months after I die,” John said, “I want you to marry Bob.” “But I thought you

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