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Jewel 98.5’s Viva Italia

  Jewel 98.5 has teamed up with Algonquin Travel & Cruise in The Gloucester Center and Collette Vacations – guided by travel –  to award one lucky listener and guest a 12 Day Guided Tour through Southern Italy & Sicily,

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NAC Featured Performance: Branford Marsalis

  In the hands of master saxophonist Branford Marsalis, Glazunov’s vivid melodies come to life.   Conductor Andrey Boreyko, in his first appearance with the NAC Orchestra, brings a signature Russian approach to Tchaikovsky’s folk-influenced symphony.   Classical Marsalis, Friday March

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Thursday February 8, 2018: Joke Of The Day

    Wishing to do the right thing, the motorist started out in search of the farmer whose rooster he had hit. “Pardon me”, said the motorist, ” I killed your rooster with my car and I’m willing to replace

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Wednesday February 7, 2018: Joke Of The Day

    Two antennas met on the roof, fell in love and got married. The ceremony wasn’t much, but the reception was excellent.

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Tuesday February 6, 2018: Joke Of The Day

  Jim’s doctor tells him he only has one day to live. When Jim goes home, he shares the news with his wife.   She asks him what he wants to do with the little time he has left. “All

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Monday February 5, 2018: Joke Of The Day

    A woman in labour suddenly shouted “Shouldn’t! Wouldn’t! Couldn’t! Didn’t! Can’t!”  “Don’t worry”, said the doc, “those are just contractions”.  

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Win Ticket To The Village People

  The Village People, with their hits Macho Man, In The Navy, and the iconic YMCA, will be putting on two show at Casino Lac Leamy on Friday February 16, and Saturday February 17, both starting at 8:00pm.    

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Remigio Pereira In Concert

Enjoy an evening with Remigio Pereira, in concert, Monday December 18 at Shenkman Arts Centre.  Remigio is a Juno Award winning multi-platinum selling recording artist who has thrilled audiences world wide with his incomparable voice, virtuosic guitar skills, and his

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10th Annual Ladies’ Getaway Weekend – SOLD OUT

  It’s a yearly tradition for hundreds of women to attend our annual Jewel Radio Ladies’ Getaway Weekend.  Women across Ontario and Quebec attend for many reasons: shopping with various vendors, guest speakers, enlightening seminars, entertainment; and for many, an

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Redheads Have Superpowers

Meghan Markle is one smart woman. Redheads, it turns out, are pretty special people — and she’s marrying one. The new book The Big Redhead Book is full of fascinating facts about gingers. For example, they smell better and they

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Win Free Advertising For Your Business

  Jewel 98.5 wants to help your business grow, by helping you promote your specials, and services with a chance to win free advertising.  It’s simple!  Just display our Jewel 98.5 poster in your business for 12 months.  Once our

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NAC Featured Performance

  We live in the North, and the North lives in us. Winter’s imperious domination and the spectacular contrast of the seasons shape our way of life and our view of the world.     To mark the 150th anniversary

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LongMa Is On The Prowl

  Two giant monsters are now among us.   La Machine makes its North American debut tonight as part of Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations featuring Kumo, a spider, and LongMa, a dragon horse   The creatures will roam the streets through

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[Audio Interview] Codi Jeffreys In Conversation With Kenny Rogers

  The legendary Kenny Rogers comes to TD Ottawa Jazz Festival on Saturday.  Congratulations to all of our ticket winners.  Tickets are still available for The Gambler’s Last Deal –Click Here To Visit The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival Website  

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Heat Warning For Ottawa

Environment Canada has issued a Heat Warning for the Ottawa area. The weather agency says hot and humid conditions are expected Sunday and Monday. Forecasted temperatures are expected to be near 31 degrees both Sunday and Monday, and the evenings

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