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I Love The Smell Of Pulled Pork In The Morning. Smells Like…Pulled Pork.

Thanks to Jennifer Pierfelice and Tim Thompson from Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the West Island and Craig Rowe, co-owner of The Hogfather, for dropping by this morning with a heaping helping of pulled pork to promote this weekend’s

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Tom Cruise Hurt On Set

Tom Cruise’s insistence on doing his own stunts has resulted in personal injury and delayed production on the latest installment of Cruise’s lucrative “Mission Impossible” franchise. The 55 year old actor reportedly suffered a broken ankle and injured hip when

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Our New Home!

Jewel 106.7 FM has relocated to our swanky new storefront studios in Plaza Pointe Claire at St. John’s and Highway 20 on the West Island. Lest you think that we have abandoned our commitment to Hudson and St. Lazare, nothing

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Jewel 106.7 Emergency Broadcast Test

This is a test of the Jewel 106.7 FM emergency broadcast system. In the event of a actual emergency, please listen to The Jewel 106.7 FM for today’s lite hits, yesterday’s favorites and instructions on how to proceed. This is

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Place Vimy Dedicated In Hudson

The elements cooperated with sunny skies and warm temperatures as the Hudson cenotaph was rededicated Sunday as Place Vimy to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the World War I battle widely considered to represent Canada’s coming of age. About 125

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The Case For My Dismissal Is Building

This is probably the wrong thing to post on the radio station website, but if you can’t laugh at yourself, you’re taking life far too seriously. I’d like to think this is a pretty good illustration of the fun Tom

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Hefty Lefty Weight Loss Project

Jared Lorenzen was a record-setting quarterback in university and got a taste of the big time in the National Football League. Unfortunately, Lorenzen has a taste for a lot of things, resulting in a longstanding battle with his weight, which

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Ted And Tom On The Telly

Tom Whelan and I were interviewed yesterday by these aspiring young broadcasters from Csur la-tele, who are doing a documentary on media in the Vaudreuil-Soulanges area. It’s gratifying to see young people still chasing the dream in a difficult climate

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I Got Something In My Eye

If this doesn’t bring a tear to your eye, I will BEAT you with this child’s birthday gift until you cry.

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Trump Cat Condo And Other Pitou Minou Grand Opening Highlights

Thanks to everyone who came by and said hello during our live broadcast last Friday at the spectacular new Pitou Minou et Compagnons Global Pet Foods store at 3232 Harwood in Vaudreuil. Pitou Minou offers the largest selection of natural

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Formula E – Not The Only Green Racing Circuit

The fledgling Formula E racing circuit comes to Montreal this weekend, and you can have it. I’m all about Extreme Barbie Jeep Racing (which is also environmentally friendly, save for the plastic decomposing in a landfill over a period of

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Today St. Lazare, Tomorrow The World!

St. Lazare resident Meaghan Sherriffs is Toronto-bound later this month to compete in the Miss Canada pageant, and she needs your help! Visit Meaghan’s Facebook page here and support her  impromptu pursuit of the beauty crown, which was born of an

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Blame Trump

Remember “Blame PK”, the popular mantra/hashtag that assigned tongue-in-cheek responsibility for all the world’s problems to then-Montreal Canadiens defenceman PK Subban? Well, there’s a new scapegoat in town, and his name is Donald Trump. The widely-reviled US President is a

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The Jobs Of Autocorrect (Make That “Joys”)

There is no greater source for inadvertent humour than the smartphone autocorrect function. Sometimes, I dictate my morning sportscasts to my iPhone on the drive in to the studio to give myself a bit of a head start on the

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Comic Relief For Flood Victims

A stacked lineup of some of Montreal’s best comedians are donating their time and talent to the Red Cross this Saturday at the Holiday Inn Pointe Claire for a comedy show to raise money for victims of this spring’s devastating

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