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A great video featuring your favourite pyros!

By Geoff / December 12, 2016

Want to get a behind-the-scenes look at what we do?  Check this video out!  Special thanks to James Harrickey and Neil Brown of Canadore College for filming and production.   https://youtu.be/3-AgW-Op2l4

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Get licensed in 2017!

By Geoff / December 12, 2016

Mark your calendars!  Saturday, May 6 2017 is the date we have set for our next Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Training Course… this will get you licensed and all set to kick off the 2017 fireworks season with us for the Victoria Day long weekend! The one-day course will be held at our head … Read more

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Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Training Course

By Jeff / January 7, 2016

We are once again offering the fireworks apprenticeship training course.  This happens only once or twice year!!! Please register asap with geoff@northstar-fireworks.com.  The course is Saturday Jan 16th from 10 – 4 at our head office 215 Bathurst Drive Waterloo Ontario.  The cost is $150 we take your picture and submit all the paperwork to Energy … Read more

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Jeff Clarmo, our president!

By Jeff / November 2, 2015

Jeff Clarmo shown here regularly speaks on fireworks to groups and organizations on the merits and legal ramifications of fireworks and fireworks displays.  These groups include, Frank Cowan Insurance, Events Ontario, and various towns and municipalities across the country.   Very soon he will be addressing the students at Conestoga Collage, Events Management program in Waterloo on not only his … Read more

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We have joined the Twitter world

By Jeff / October 20, 2015

Finally we have stepped up!  Please follow our adventures around the world at @northstarboom

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New!! Ottawa Office

By Jeff / May 11, 2015

We are proud to announce our newest office and depot in Ottawa Ontario! Many years of success in this region along with a boat load of new business has necessitated the expansion. This new and exciting venture will be headed up by Gill Bujold and Jeff Plewes. Jeff can be reached at jp@northstar-fireworks.com and Gill … Read more

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Fireworks Course Great Success!!

By Jeff / March 31, 2015

On March 28th, we held our first Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Training Course.  It was a huge success and we welcome our 16 person “Waterloo Class of 2015” to the North Star family!!!  They have taken the first step, as new apprentices, to getting their full supervisor certificates soon. In early May, through our … Read more

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