It’s Election Day, so here’s some dog pics to help you relax

NORTH BAY — As millions of voters go to the polls to decide the fate of Canada, let’s all take a moment to appreciate the one thing that unites us: photos of dogs. First, here are our local representatives: Greg “Heil Bernier!” Galante (PPC) Scott “Not A Lizardman” Robertson (NDP) Anthony “U Can’t C Me” […]

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“North bay & Area , Buy&Sell” changing name to “North Bay & Area Bitch & Pitch”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – The popular local Facebook marketplace “North bay & Area , Buy&Sell” is changing its name to better reflect its contents. “We just felt that the name wasn’t working anymore,” says new Group Admin Susan Jackson. “Originally we were a small group selling dressers, gently used clothing, and […]

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North Bay Bioengineering Winter Shadflies

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Shadfly season is well past, but that won’t stop the city of North Bay from trying to bring the lovable insects back. “Shadflies give North Bay a real sense of community,” explains Councillor Grey Terrence. “It also forces downtown business owners to clean up their storefronts […]

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New task force commissioned to protect election signs

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Defacing an election sign is a crime, and the city will have none of it. Enter the “Safe Sign Troop” – a highly specialised police detail focused solely on protecting North Bay’s federal election signs. The task force, made up of 12 officers in civilian dress […]

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Memorial Gardens getting $12 million retractable canvas roof

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – The crack of a stick on the ice – the thwap! of a puck hitting the net – the glare of the sun in the opposition’s eyes… these are the dreams of Memorial Gardens Manager Stephen Boyle. Boyle is spearheading a campaign to earmark $12.2 million to […]

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