City invests $14.8 million to repave 12 feet of Lakeshore Dr.

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff A nearly $15 million City Council road maintenance order has come under scrutiny. The work order, which would see a portion of Lakeshore Drive refinished, seems “a bit pricey” says citizen and self-declared watchdog Stanley Bernard. “Let me start by saying that I’m all for road work,” starts Bernard. “There’s […]

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Lakeshore Drive to Get E-Bike Lanes

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff E-Bikers rejoice – North Bay will soon be adding a dedicated e-bike lane. The announcement is a “direct reaction” to the new bike lanes being added to Main St. West, explains City Councillor Vic Tikus. “There was some support for the lanes, but there was much, much more opposition.” […]

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Lack of medieval combat at Knights Inn disappoints patrons

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — The Knights Inn has some explaining to do. Long-time occupant and frequent flyer Wade Scrivens wants to know where all the medieval combat is. “When I check into a hotel with a name like ‘Knights Inn’ I expect to be greeted by a brigade of fully […]

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Lakeshore No Frills finally completes gigantic shopping cart wall

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Hadrian’s Wall. The Wall of Jericho. The Great Wall of China. The Lakeshore No Frills Cart Wall. After years or trying to build an impenetrable wall of shopping carts around the Lakeshore Drive No Frills, “cart boys” Marty Edwards and Jacob “Ace” Whinery have finally succeeding in […]

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Curling distracts from giant lizard rampage

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Standing almost 300 feet tall and weighing approximately 90 000 tons, a giant, radioactive “death lizard” tore down Lakeshore Drive Saturday, destroying hundreds of buildings and killing thousands, but nobody noticed because curling was happening. The 2018 Ford Women’s World Curling Championship at Memorial Gardens drew […]

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