1135 Cassells getting an I Spy Book

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – “I spy with my little eye…” a house in North Bay! “We’re happy to tell all of our loyal readers that we will be unveiling a new volume of ‘I Spy’ this fall,” reads an announcement from Scholastic Publishing. “In a new twist, the pictures inside won’t […]

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1135 Cassells St. Getting a Commemorative Stamp

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff 1135 Cassells St. may be too big to mail, but its likeness isn’t. The local landmark is set to be featured on an official stamp. “I’m guessing that someone sent the house in as a suggestion and Canada Post thought it would work,” says expert stamp collector Bart Rakes. “I’m not […]

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Election signs to create 3 story homeless shelter

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY – Election signs. With every campaign comes a deluge of election signs, but what happens after the election is finished and the winners have been picked? Well, wonder no more. In a landmark agreement, spearheaded by local Environmental Activist Tad Willis, all the North Bay candidates for City […]

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North Bay Protesters Protest Protests

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Following recent demonstrations against the removal of 2015’s Sex Ed Curriculum which saw students abandon learning about factoring trinomials and assessing the impact of the wave nature of light on society and the environment of technologies, local man Tory Cachell organized his own protest. “I’ve had enough […]

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North Bay’s 1st Annual E-Bike Show

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Burt Parks travels almost 20 kilometers a day. But he doesn’t drive and he doesn’t walk – he takes his e-bike. “This here is a custom 2009 DayMak Boomer Beast Electric Bike,” Parks says, patting the large, three-wheeled chair. “A true classic.” Park’s e-bike, along with […]

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Hood Punchers gang “biggest threat in the city”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Constable Rob McCarron has been an officer with the North Bay Police Services for 12 years, and he has never seen anything like the “Hood Punchers.” “The ‘Hood Punchers’ are the most viscous gang in North Bay, hands down,” says McCarron. “They don’t care about anyone or […]

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