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Barry and Linda Coutts named citizens of the year

It was four decades of their lives, countless hours of work, a myriad lessons in construction, history and restoration, and yet what makes it worthwhile for Barry and Linda Coutts isn’t the recognition and awards, it’s something much simpler.   Read full story here

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Grimsby woman celebrates 110th birthday

They won’t be putting 110 candles on the cake. On May 12, Grimsby will be welcoming a supercentenarian into its midst, as Alice May Bicknell turns 110. “You get more attention,” said Bicknell, when asked what it’s like to be 109 years old.   Read full story here

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Age statistics show more millennials coming to Grimsby

  Gillian Ryan and Josh Pieters moved to Grimsby six years ago.   After finishing school, the Hamilton-based couple started their careers while renting in Burlington and moved to town to purchase their first home. Read full story here

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Lions install bench along Grimsby waterfront trail

Thanks to the Grimsby and District Lions Club visitors to the Grimsby waterfront will have a chance to sit, relax and take in the views this summer. The Lions club recently installed a bench along the trail. It’s the first piece of trail equipment along the waterfront, and is located at the east…

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Hawks arriving in Grimsby earlier on average

With the unseasonably warm winter this year, it may come as no surprise to see the classic migratory birds appearing in Grimsby earlier than usual. However, according to Hawkwatch executive member, Bruce Mackenzie, this is the new norm. Over the past several decades, Hawkwatch data has shown that birds…

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