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Mayor Jeff closes out 2017 by getting 'mugged'

Mayor Jeff closes out 2017 by getting 'mugged'

He's our feature this week for Mid-Week Mugging
His name Is Joe, and he drives the Zamboni <b>(7 photos)</b>

His name Is Joe, and he drives the Zamboni (7 photos)

In this week's Mid-Week Mugging, we talk to Joe Breedon. The biggest hockey players move for him. Men and women admire him from their seats
This thrift store's mission is more than just offering great deals <b>(12 photos)</b>

This thrift store's mission is more than just offering great deals (12 photos)

It's about helping people, too
The Barrie Public Library is still here and stronger than ever <b>(7 photos)</b>

The Barrie Public Library is still here and stronger than ever (7 photos)

This week's Mid-Week Mugging features a place that is definitely not a thing of the past
Lending a hand is a passion, not a job

Lending a hand is a passion, not a job

In this week's Mid-Week Mugging, Shawn talks to Stacey Daoust, program coordinator for Barrie Out Of The Cold
No business like downtown Barrie business

No business like downtown Barrie business

Many businesses in downtown Barrie are thriving and would be a great subject for a profile piece, but what about the business of Downtown Barrie itself? It is the job of a Business Improvement Area (BIA) to do just that for a city, improve the area.
Mosquito Emporium is a stroll down memory lane

Mosquito Emporium is a stroll down memory lane

New vintage shop in downtown Barrie is featured in the week's Mid-Week Mugging
<b>Mid-Week Mugging:</b> The Happy Mango is as happy as ever <b>(6 photos)</b>

Mid-Week Mugging: The Happy Mango is as happy as ever (6 photos)

The Happy Mango is Barrieā€™s most popular West Indian cuisine store and after 13 years, continues to serve the community its unique dishes and products
<b>Mid-Week Mugging:</b> The Pack is as local as local can get <b>(5 photos)</b>

Mid-Week Mugging: The Pack is as local as local can get (5 photos)

The Pack lets independent foodies and cooks use the 500 square feet of kitchen space to make their specialty dishes
<b>Mid-Week Mugging:</b> Ripe with flavour!

Mid-Week Mugging: Ripe with flavour!

Those who feel that RIPE is only for grabbing a smoothie or some detox juices should probably head in and check out the menu