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11th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend

  Get ready, ladies… Jewel Radio’s 11th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend is back!   From April 12th to 14th, we’re back at the historic Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello with deluxe accommodations and delectable cuisine.     Pack your outfit for

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Steve Boyton In Conversation With Stewart MacNeil

Jewel 98.5 is please to present The Barra MacNeils East Coast Christmas tonight at 7:30 pm at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  Tickets are still available. The siblings are mid-way through an epic cross country tour that started on Vancouver Island

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Jewel 98.5’s Pick Your Present

  Which gift will you pick?  One, two or three?  Play Jewel 98.5’s Pick Your Present from Monday December 10 – Tuesday December 18 with Codi Jeffreys around 8:40am.  Every one that plays not only instantly wins, but they qualify

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Jewel 98.5’s Countdown To Christmas

  How are we counting down the days left before Christmas?  One word, “jewellery!”   Join Codi Jeffreys from Monday December 3 to Friday December 21 around 740am for Jewel 98.5’s Countdown To Christmas Brought To You By Bob Thompson Jewellers

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The Most Stressful Jobs Of 2018

  Careercast is out with their 2018 list of the most stressful jobs based on …. Travel, Career Growth Potential, Physical Demands, Environmental Conditions, Hazards Encountered, Meeting the Public, Competition, Risk of Death or Grievous Injury, Immediate Risk of Another’s

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With It You Wouldn’t Get Your Cyber Monday Order So Quickly

    It’s Cyber Monday as millions of consumers are jumping on line to order deals, and take advantage of Christmas shopping from the comfort of their home, even work place.  Have you done any shopping today?  Have you been

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Top Movies People Stream Over The Holidays

  How many Christmas movies have you seen so far this month?  The holiday movie cycle will no doubt spin into full force once December rolls around.  With Netflix, and other streaming services, our favourite holiday movie is just a

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Why Am I Getting Deliveries For Christmas Gifts I Didn’t Order – She’s To Blame

  Many people are asking themselves the question, “Why Am I Getting Deliveries For Christmas Gifts I Didn’t Order?”  In a way you did order them without even knowing.   Homes that have Amazon’s Alexa are seeing unexpected deliveries as

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Bella Remains #1

  If you or someone you know will be adding a four legged friend to the family, and you/they are unsure about a name, stick with the popular trend:  Bella.   According to Nextdoor.com, Bella remains the most popular dog

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Backpacks For The Homeless 2018

  The annual Backpacks For The Homeless has returned for another year, filling 2000 backpacks with essentials for those without a home.  This is a perfect way to give during the holidays to those in need.  Offices, service clubs, schools,

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[Click Here To Listen] In Conversation With Liona Boyd

  Jewel 98.5 is pleased to present Liona Boyd in concert Sunday night at at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  Ahead of this weekend’s concert, Steve Boyton had a chance to catch up with Liona on her music, and career.  

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[Listen To The Interview] Codi & Nida Chatting With John McDermott

John McDermott is celebrating 25 years with a special concert with his trio tonight at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  A true showman, if you’ve never experienced one of his concerts, you owe it to yourself.   Tickets are still available at

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Jewel 98.5’s Recipes

  Casseroles, stews, pasta dishes, desserts… we all have our favourite recipes!  Your favourite recipe could win you a $100.00 gift certificates from The Unrefined Olive. Come into their two Ottawa locations in Glebe and Kanata and taste from over

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You Have Until June To See Celine In Vegas

  After eight years, Celine announced that her residency in Las Vegas will come to an end in June.   “I definitely have mixed emotions about this final run. Las Vegas has become my home and performing at the Colosseum

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Secret Sound: Samana Dominican Republic

  Thanks to everyone who played and qualified with Jewel 98.5’s Secret Sound with Algonquin Travel & Cruise in The Gloucester Center and Transat Vacations.   Plan Your Next Vacation with Algonquin Travel – Click Here To Visit Their Website  

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