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Trivia Q & A # 42 – 2017

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Q. Whose strong a cappella voice sang these words? "Ah, for just one time I would take the Northwest Passage To find the hand of Franklin reaching for the Beaufort Sea; Tracing one warm line through a land so wild and savage And make a Northwest Passage to the sea" A. Stanley Allison "Stan" Rogers (November 29, 1949 – June 2, 1983) was a Canadian folk musician and songwriter. Rogers was noted for his rich, baritone voice and his finely crafted, traditional-sounding songs which were frequently inspired by Canadian history and the daily lives of working people, especially those from the fishing villages of the Maritime provinces and, later, the farms of the Canadian prairies and Great Lakes. Rogers died in a fire aboard Air Canada Flight 797 on the ground at the Greater Cincinnati Airport at the age of 33. Rogers was born in Hamilton, Ontario the eldest son of Nathan Allison "Al" and ...

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What’s Going on at the Judith & Norman Alix...

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Stop and Share Friday, October 20 | 11:00AM-3:00PM Hosted by the Lambton Heritage Museum at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery The Lambton Heritage Museum is setting up shop at the JNAAG through the month of October. Many stories about the First and Second World War remain buried in the community-and we want you to Stop and Share. The Lambton Heritage Museum pop-up will be equipped with a scanner, camera, and recording station. Want to share? Bring objects like medals, clothing, and other ephemera to be photographed. If you have letters or historic photographs, we would like to scan them. And if you have a verbal story you want to share, we will record it. Guided Tour Saturday, October 21 | 1:30-2:15PM FREE | Give what you can | Registration required Each tour has been uniquely created to suit the particular flair of each gallery docent. To register, please call 519-336-8127 ext. 3226 or click here to register now! Family Sunday: Medals ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 311

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Published on Oct 17, 2017 Opening Segment: Sarnia Sting Recap Brady Hinz makes the Ontario Hockey League 'On The Run Player of the Week' The Entertainment Scene: Helping to rebuild homes in the Dominican Republic. Michael Hurry asks the public to come out for a Lasagna Night and a Trivia Night. The funds will assist in building new homes in the Dominican. In The Community: Communities in Bloom Sarnia is having a fundraiser for a chance to see the Toronto Maple Leafss vs. Vegas Golden Knights on New Year's Eve. Committee Member Dianna Letourneau shares the details. Closing Segment: Alzheimer Sarnia-Lamton Dancing With The Stars 2018 returns to the Dante Club Sarnia on January 20th.

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BOB SEGER on Great Deals Wall -2017

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While supplies last, pick up BOB SEGER CD's at great low prices on the GREAT DEALS WALL.  Priced as low as $7.96.  Supplies are limited so don't wait too long. ~ SMOKIN' O.P.'S ~ LIVE BULLET ~ NIGHT MOVES ~ STRANGER IN TOWN ~ AGAINST THE WIND ~ NINE TONIGHT ~ GREATEST HITS ~ GREATEST HITS 2

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Gearing Up For RSD Black Friday 2017

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Monday, October 16 update - Hey all you media suave record and CD lovers - Record Store Day Canada is also now on Facebook  CLICK HERE  and Twitter CLICK HERE.  Like and Follow and share. September 26, 2017 - Yes it is coming - Record Store Day 2018.  Before it comes though, there is Black Friday Record Store Day on Friday November 24, 2017. In preparation for these very special occasions in the life of independent record stores like Cheeky Monkey, and their valued customers, a new improved  official RSD website has been launched.  What is really exciting about it is that is for Canada's participation in RSD. CLICK HERE to check it out - and see Cheeky Monkey listed as an official fully pledged participating store yet again. Little reminder of who we are at CHEEKY MONKEY and what we do... CLICK HERE

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Unique Way To Honour Our Veterans

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Unique Way To Honour Our Veterans Branch 62 of the Royal Canadian Legion has come up with a unique way to remember our veterans. Spokesman Les Jones says they’re looking for families or sponsors to take part in their Veteran Banner Program. It costs $150 for a 24 by 57 in banner that will be displayed on city lamp posts on Christina St. for a six week period around Remembrance Day. “We have room for 34 of them,” says Jones. “On the banner will be a picture, along with his or her name, branch of service, theatre of service and sponsor’s name. The Canadian Flag, the legion crest and a poppy will be along the bottom.” After three years, the banners will be returned to the sponsor or family. $10 from each sale will help homeless veterans. Contact the Sarnia Legion if you’re interested.

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Trivia Q & A # 41 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 41 –...

Q. This man's debut single, "Horseshoes", went to the top spot in Canada when he was just 15 years old. Who is he? A.  Adam Gregory launched his career in country music when his first album, The Way I'm Made, was released in 2000 on Epic Records. It was certified as a gold record by Music Canada in May 2003.  He won a Prairie Music Award for Outstanding Country Music Recording in 2001, and the Canadian Radio Music Award for Best New Country Artist for his song "Horseshoes." He met Billy Ray Cyrus while performing at Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose, Alberta. Cyrus was the headliner and asked Gregory to perform with him on his hit "Achy Breaky Heart". Soon after, Cyrus was heard on "When I Leave This House". The song was included on Gregory’s second album, Workin' on It, which was released in 2002. Gregory went to Kabul, Afghanistan in 2003 for the OP ATHENA Show Tour from November 19 to December 5 to perform for the troops. Other performers included Dave ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 310

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Published on Oct 10, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #310 Opening Segment: Sarnia Sting​ recap The Entertainment Scene: The Hunchback of Notre Dame is coming to Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ DIrector, Virgina Reh talks about the upcoming performance that begins October 20th. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: Cancer in some way affects most of us including young children. Paula Haley McKinlay​ from Canadian Cancer Society (Sarnia, Ontario)​ talks about a fun event coming to Sarnia Riding Club​. Flavours & Favours​ is a fun and entertaining live auction with music and more. Closing Segment: Harmony for Youth​ Haunted House is at the Bayside Mall every Friday and Saturday in October. Mississauga Steelheads​ vs Sarnia Sting on Friday. More videos featuring music, events and community at www.tvsn.ca and The Video Show Network​

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Magic Music from Missy & Sue for Oct. 2017 First Friday

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Review of October 6, 2017 First Friday event featuring Missy Burgess & Sue Webber written by Brian Hay. First Friday at the Cheeky Monkey was fun and the music was great. That's sort of a "given" when the people playing are Missy Burgess and Sue Webber though. They delivered a mix of original material and covers with flair and a spirit of joy that both communicate beautifully. Originals such as 'Missy's Blues' and 'Don't Go To Cincinnati' shone. Covers such as 'Smile' were played with such warmth as to become beacons of light. That's one of the things music can accomplish though and these ladies work toward that. The sweetest moments came when they did harmony work together. That's something they'll hopefully do more of in the future. And of course there was Missy's (almost obligatory at this point and it's a great thing) nod to Tom Waits. 'Chocolate Jesus' and 'The Last Leaf On The Tree' (the piece he ...

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Trivia Q & A # 40 – 2017

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Q What Canadian singer/producer was noted for her unusual fashion sense which included a nose ring connected to an earring, spiky hair, long braids and many bracelets. A. Jane Richman, known professionally as Jane Child (born 15 February 1967), is a Canadian dance-pop singer, producer and musician best known for her hit single "Don't Wanna Fall in Love". She is also known for her unique and unusual fashion style. Born in Toronto, Jane is the daughter of noted Canadian classical musician Ricky Hyslop. She joined Canadian Opera Company's children's chorus in her youth.  Child was a classically trained pianist during her youth, but at age fifteen she dropped out of school and joined a touring band, playing the synthesizer and singing on their shows, also taking a variety of musical jobs such as organ player in churches, piano bars or doing commercial jingles. Eventually Child cut a demo tape and was signed to a label who relocated her to ...

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