• Holiday train coming this weekend

    Not far from Ottawa Street, people are getting ready to welcome the CP Holiday Train. It’s coming to Hamilton as part of its 15th anniversary celebration. The train will pull into Lawrence Road at around 4pm Saturday just across the street from Gage Park. Live music begins at 5, and includes performances by Canadian Music […]

  • All aboard for Great Big Sea, Natalie MacMaster

    The CP holiday train will be rolling into Hamilton Saturday night, bringing free East Coast entertainment for all the good boys and girls. The train — a beloved 15-year tradition for families across the country — will pull in to Lawrence Road (opposite Gage Park) around 4 p.m. Saturday with live music beginning at 5 […]

  • Need for food is doubled in Hamilton during holiday season

    The need for food from Hamilton food banks doubles during the holiday season and the charities are gearing up to meet that demand. “There’s a huge spike,” said Joanne Santucci, executive director of Hamilton Food Share. “Usually there are around 17,000 people that cross the threshold to a food bank every month and when it […]