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Famous Birthdays, May 4th

Born May 4th: Singer Peggy Santiglia (of the group “The Angels” fame and the “girl group” era, best known for their single “My Boyfriend’s Back”) is 74. (1944) Actor and Best Actor nominee Richard Jenkins (Best Actor Oscar, Best Supporting

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Events, May 4th

1471 – In England, the Yorkists defeated the Landcastrians at the battle of Tewkesbury in the War of the Roses. 1626 – Dutch explorer Peter Minuit landed on Manhattan Island. Native Americans later sold the island (20,000 acres) for $24

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Wacky… But True, May 4th

In South Carolina, a 75-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting two bottles of wine, gourmet mushrooms and hummus at a supermarket. When a deputy asked the man why he didn’t pay for the items, he said he did not realize

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In Theatres Today, May 4th

It’s an “Avengers” weekend, with most experts saying “Infinity War” will bring in over $100 million across North America. The remake of “Overboard” should make about $15 million for a second place finish, pushing “A Quiet Place” to third. …

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Joke Of The Day, Friday, May 4th, 2018

A woman read that there was a special medicine available overseas that if one took a few drops daily they became younger, She called her son overseas and asked him to send it to her and the son did. After

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, May 4th

Bluewater District School Board is celebrating the many examples of student achievement and success in its schools during Education Week May 7th to the 11th. This year’s theme is “Equity in Action”. Students and staff will be participating in a

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, May 4th

Today: A few showers ending late this afternoon, then clearing. A few thunderstorms this afternoon. The risk of a thunderstorm early this morning. Fog patches dissipating this morning. Winds at south-east 20 km/h, becoming southwest 30 gusting to 60 near

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Rick Emmett At The Meaford Hall, Friday, May 4th

• On Friday May 4th the Meaford Hall, 12 Nelson Street East, Meaford, presents Rick Emmett. • Following over a dozen platinum albums from his Triumph years, he’s produced 19 more as a non-platinum indie, ranging from rock to blues

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Rick Emmett At The Meaford Hall, Friday, May 4th

• On Friday May 4th, the Meaford Hall, 12 Nelson Street East, Meaford, presents Rick Emmett • Following over a dozen platinum albums from his Triumph years, he’s produced 19 more as a non-platinum indie, ranging from rock to blues

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Rick Emmett At The Meaford Hall, Friday, May 4th

• On Friday May 4th the Meaford Hall, 12 Nelson Street East, Meaford, presents Rick Emmett. • Following over a dozen platinum albums from his Triumph years, he’s produced 19 more as a non-platinum indie, ranging from rock to blues

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Celebrity Birthdays, May 4th

Born May 4th: Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is 89. Singer Peggy Santiglia (of the group “The Angels” fame, best known for their single “My Boyfriend’s Back” is 73. Actor and Best Actor nominee Richard Jenkins (well-known as the deceased

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Events, May 4th

May 4th: 1715 – A French manufacturer debuted the first folding umbrella. 1886 – Chichester Bell and Charles S. Tainter patented the gramophone. It was the first practical phonograph. 1964 – “Another World” premiered on NBC-TV. 1970 – The Ohio

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Wacky… But True, May 4th

While today’s news says there are more baby boomers than ever before and an increase in dementia will be a growing problem, millenials actually fall for online computer tech scams far more often than do baby boomers. Guess how many

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, May 4th

The Collingwood Live & Original Music Series is pleased to announce the Judging Panel for the Live & Original Music Series. The Panel will choose winners from among the 10 Finalists set to compete May 6th and 7th at the

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Jewel Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, May 4th

RAINFALL WARNING IN EFFECT Today: Increasing cloudiness early this morning. Showers likely late this afternoon. A high of 10. The UV index 3 or moderate. Tonight: Rain (about 10 mm). A low of plus 4. Tomorrow: Rain (15 to 25

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