City plans 6 new subdivisions

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — In a surprising move, City Council announced Tuesday night that it would be cancelling a proposed Janey Avenue development and instead introducing six new subdivisions for North Bay. “The residents of Janey Avenue have made it clear to us that they don’t want a new subdivision,” […]

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Council chooses a volunteer police department

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – After a lengthy debate over whether North Bay should switch to the OPP or keep its own police service, council voted Sunday 10-2 in favour of using a volunteer police department. “It makes a lot of sense,” says North Bay Councillor Grey Terrence. “We’ve crunched the numbers […]

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City Council to mint 200 new coins

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — City Council voted today to commission the creation of just over 200 coins that commemorate defining moments in the city’s history. “It’s a 100% original idea” says Councillor Vic Tikus. “We thought of it on our own and it’s ours.” Tikus, who spearheaded the campaign, says the coins […]

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Science Fair a Success!

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff The first ever North Bay Science Fair was deemed a “resounding success” after a group of high school students came together to defeat an ancient, other-worldly evil. Hosted at Nipissing University on November 18th and 19th, the North Bay Science Fair saw high school students meet with some of Canada’s […]

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North Bay decides to just make everyone a contract worker

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff In a stunning move, North Bay City Council has used its unilateral, indisputable power to declare that all jobs in North Bay will be contract only. “I think it’s only fair” Councillor Vic Tikus said Wednesday. “We’ve been watching the College strike and thinking ‘who the hell do these […]

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The North Bay Sinkhole

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff A new sinkhole on Memorial Drive has the City talking. During Tuesday’s Town Hall meeting, City Councillor Vic Tikus brought up the freshly former crater. “As many of you know, a new sinkhole has appeared on Memorial Drive near Queen St. What some of you don’t know is just how […]

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