Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 Read More

Wow – Check Out This Plowing Match Creation

The Inernational Plowing Match and Rural Expo comes to Ivy September 16th – 20th.  There is something for everyone including this maze.   Labyrinths and mazes date back in history to the earliest civilizations. A labyrinth is a uni-directional, meandering but purposeful path, often used as a tool for prayer or meditation. They provide the […]


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Friday, August 1st, 2014 Read More

You Listen We Listen

  Your ears are very important to you and to us. We want to give you a chance to tell us about some of the songs your ears are exposed to on KICX 106. We’re inviting you and fellow listeners to participate right now in our online music scoring of some of the songs in […]


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Friday, August 1st, 2014 Read More

Highlighting The Gems of Barrie Business

Do you know any outstanding Greater Barrie area businesses? Nominate Your Associates, Your Peers, or Your Favourite Employer online at http://www.barriechamber.com/awards Preparations for the 12th Annual Barrie Business Awards Gala are underway & the organizing committee is asking for YOUR help in finding Barrie’s best & brightest companies. NOMINATION DEADLINE: August 11th, 2014 – 11:59pm […]


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Thursday, July 24th, 2014 Read More

Bailing on Social Media

I came across a blog titled “How To Use Social Media So You Feel More Connected.”  The blog had some great suggestions, but a few jumped out at me.  Some of the points mentioned are exactly why at times, I often feel like bailing out of social media. Social media is a great way to […]


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Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 Read More

CCMA Nomination Announced

On the heels of a successful year, Brett Kissel leads the pack with a total of eight nominations, including: Single of the Year, Album of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, CMT Video of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Interactive Artist of the Year, Record Producer of the Year and Album Design of the Year.   […]


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Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 Read More

Garth Brook Make Statement

GARTH BROOKS issued a statement Monday (July 14/14) concerning the planned Dublin, Ireland, concerts:   “I have always been advised to NEVER send a message in ‘the moment.’ It is said it is best to take a walk, wait awhile, and think about it. With that said, I just received the news the Dublin City […]


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Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 Read More

One question to ask your child every day!

I read blog by psychiatrist and author Dr. Shimi Kang.  In it she outlined what she thinks is the one question we should ask children every day. What are you grateful for today? The article is worth a read and can be found here. Dr. Kang is the author of the book “The Dolphin Way: A […]


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Monday, July 7th, 2014 Read More
Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 Read More

What’s Garth Up To?

The secret is about to be released. Garth Brooks has something big to announce and his website continues to tease that the date is July 7th for that something to be announced. Garth has already revealed plans for a three-year world tour so most likely this is a follow-up with more details? The website garthbrooks.com […]


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Thursday, June 19th, 2014 Read More

First Day of Summer Fun in Orillia

Two exciting recreational events are slated to take place this Saturday at City of Orillia parks and facilities. Orillia Parks, Recreation and Culture is teaming up with local organizations such as the O.P.P. Marine Unit, Lifesaving Society, Simcoe County District Health Unit and the Canadian Cancer Society for the fourth annual carnival themed Water Smart […]


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