Val is living in Toronto waiting for a heart transplant. She can’t come home to North Bay because she has to be within a certain distance of the hospital at all times in case the call comes that they’ve found her a heart. She’s been missing her family, friends and co-workers at Office Central … and most of all her son Peter. So we decided to step in with a surprise Random Act of Kindness. ~Kevin
Let’s make sure we all keep our heads out there, OK?? *warning…there’s some violence in the video
A tentative deal has been reached between Nipissing University and the Nipissing University Faculty Association, ending a nearly four week strike at the post-secondary school.
Classes are set to resume on Monday.
University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mike DeGagne says the exploratory talks that took place Wednesday with the faculty and provincially-appointed mediator really kicked started the process that led to the deal.
We were live on location at the YMCA North Bay Peace Medallion ceremony. Check out the photos from this great event!
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(File photo) North Bay’s Santa Claus parade goes Sunday and there’s plenty of floats again this year.
The city’s Community Development Facilitor Bryan Kimber says there are 55 floats involved, including marching bands, service clubs, local businesses and of course, Santa Claus.
This year’s theme is Christmas Through The Years.
When I was 7, I wanted to be 8. When I was 8, I wanted to be 12. When I turned 12 I just wanted to be 18. Then after that I stopped wanting to be older. Now I’m ticking 16-24 boxes just to see if I can blag it. I feel like I’ve spent my whole life so far wishing it away.