Best of digital Hamilton today

A new daily series showcasing the best from bloggers and tweeters in Hamilton.
Executive producer Roger Gillespie during the CBC Hamilton launch event. (Jessica Young/CBC)

Lots to read and do in the Hamilton blog world today.

Here's just a few of them.

Hamilton Scores

At Hamilton Scores you can read about Hamilton's Dr. Stuart Smith becoming the Intercounty Baseball League's new commissioner.

Abundance on a Dime

Karen McLaughlin, whose blog extols the virtues of frugal living, answers the question why would someone living on a dime spend 90 dollars on coconut?

My Edit

Thrift blogger Jentine has taken a decidedly different direction today with a highly personal reflection on living in the shadow of Alzheimers. A poignant piece about her family's struggle with her father's fate.

"I've always prayed for a cure to Alzheimer's. A cure to help my family and all those other families who often suffer in silence. Lately though, I've just been praying for strength."

Happening Hamilton

Happening Hamilton is pimping Ikebe Shakedown an afro-funk, soul, brass, 7-piece monster. Some bloggers have described Ikebe Shakedown as "tight funky chords supported with a snappy rhythm section that forces you to get up off your ..."

But wait, there's more from Happening Hamilton: the seventh season of the Hammer City Roller girls – roller derby launches Saturday.

Henley's Hamilton

And Henley's Hamilton talks about 1952 and the Mohawk Drive-in at Mohawk Road East and Upper Kenilworth Avenue.

I Heart Hamilton

And the women at I Heart Hamilton take you on a tour of the April artcrawl on James Street North.