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“Rotary Right Click” & Hess Street Students

This news report was provided by Rotary Club AM of Hamilton. For the fifth time, a number of graduating Grade 8 students from Hess Street School, a Hamilton “inner city school,” will now have computers to take home to help prepare them for the challenges of High School. Computers have become a necessity to complete
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New Look for New Energy in Downtown Hamilton

Downtown Hamilton Business Improvement Area (BIA) has a new brand identity, intended to reflect new energy that’s being focused on the downtown core. Look past some of the old, tired small stores and the rather unfortunate street people looking like they have nothing but time on their hands, and you see a lot of vibrant
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Daniel Lipton Conducts Opera

The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra (HPO) is thrilled to present An Evening at the Opera on Saturday, January 16 at 7:30pm at Hamilton Place. And the HPO is bringing back one of Hamilton’s most iconic figures in the world of opera: Conductor Daniel Lipton. Maestro Daniel Lipton conducts a recognizable program of music from across the
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Hamilton Conservation Secures Escarpment Wetland

News just released from Hamilton Conservation: Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) has completed the purchase of 178 acres in the East Escarpment Wetland Restoration project area. The acquisition was announced at the October 1 Board of Directors meeting. The two properties purchased are adjacent and also link to the Dofasco 2000 Trail and the Devil’s Punchbowl
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Safety on the Niagara Escarpment

By Chris Firth-Eagland, CAO, Hamilton Conservation Authority We’re sharing this important reminder that the beautiful Niagara Escarpment has hazards that need to be respected. Enjoy this natural wonder, but with caution and common sense. In light of recent incidents at both Tews and Webster’s Falls, the Hamilton Conservation Authority would like to remind trail and
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Giant’s Rib Discovery Centre February Events

Here’s some news just in from our friends at Giant’s Rib… The Giant’s Rib Discovery Centre (GRDC) presents John Terpstra, speaking on themes in his new book, The House with the Parapet Wall on Sunday February 9, 2014 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Hamilton Waterfront Trust Centre, 57 Discovery Drive, Hamilton. John Terpstra
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Halloween Events at Westfield Heritage Village

Westfield Heritage Village has many exciting things going on for Halloween this month! The village’s annual Haunted Halloween event, taking place this year on the evenings of Friday October 25 and Saturday October 26 from 6:30 – 9:30 pm., will be inspired by Grimm’s Fairy tales. Pumpkin Sunday, an event geared more to younger children, will take
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Nature Crawl: Fall Colours in the EcoPark – Guided Bus Tour

Hamilton Conservation Foundation (HCF) is hosting its fourth and final event in the Nature Crawl series, a guided bus tour of the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark on Saturday October 19th.  This free event is designed to educate and thank both Foundation and HCA friends, donors and supporters, while giving them an opportunity to see and
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Hamilton’s 6th Annual Downtown Localicious Experience

Downtown Hamilton is once again offering a special restaurant event and offer. Here is all the info. Join The Downtown Hamilton Business Improvement Area for a culinary experience of a lifetime at the 6th Annual “Downtown Localicious Experience” from September 20th to October 6th, 2013.  This 17 day event showcases Local Chefs creating delectable lunch
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Niagara Escarpment Walks Near Hamilton

Here’s a guest post by Paul Shaker of Geotrail. Discovering Steeltown’s Other Side Name the only major Canadian city that has a UNESCO World Biosphere reserve running right through the middle of the community?  Is it Vancouver with its idyllic mountain backdrop? Is it Ottawa with the venerable Gatineau Park? Or is it Montreal with
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