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‘Nathan was Canada’s son. He belonged to all of us’: family

Family of slain soldier Cpl. Nathan Cirillo speaks publicly for first time

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Hamilton Mountain church eyes high rise

Facing hundreds of thousands of dollars in future renovation and upkeep costs and a shrinking congregation, Chalmers Presbyterian Church is moving forward with a unique plan, possibly the first of its kind for a church in Canada, aimed at keeping the church on Mountain Park Avenue for many years to come.

NHL teams pay tribute to Corporal Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent

Pre-game ceremonies Saturday night to honour fallen soldiers

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Dundas Valley Orchestra, music director Laura Thomas tune up for A Celebration of Black History at St. Paul’s

The concert may be taking place a few days before Black History Month starts, but Dundas Valley Orchestra’s Laura Thomas promises the music will be so good, nary a complaint will be heard.

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Book of condolences for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at Hamilton City Hall

“He is a local and national hero,” said councillor Sam Merulla

Muslim Council of Greater Hamilton condemns extremists

The council will be laying a wreath today in honour of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders at the Lieutenant-Colonel John Weir Foote Armoury on James Street North in Hamilton

School closures, boundaries dominate Ward 11/12 trustee candidates forum

They avoided criticizing her directly, but the two candidates trying to unseat incumbent public school trustee Alex Johnstone in wards 11 and 12 both promised to do things differently if elected on Oct. 27.


Hamilton Mayor Bob Bratina issues statement on death of Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders soldier

Today a member of Hamilton’s own Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders was killed while performing the duties of a sentry at the National War Memorial.

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Halloween a big food raiser on Hamilton Mountain

It’s the unofficial kick-off to the Christmas-holiday season food drive at Neighbour to Neighbour Centre.