Niagara Regional Police briefs

Niagara Regional Police briefs Robbery in Niagara Falls A 38 year old Niagara Falls man was arrested and charged with robbery and personate peace…

NRP ice dive training on Welland Recreational Canal

NRP ice dive training on Welland Recreational Canal Anyone driving by the Welland Recreational Waterway around the Lincoln Street Docks may have noticed activity out on the ice…

 

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Panthers lose to third place Avalanche in close battle

Panthers lose to third place Avalanche in close battle

The Pelham Panthers lost 3 – 2 to the visiting Ancaster Avalanche Friday Feb. 17 in GOJHL hockey action despite scoring first and holding a 2 – 1 lead throughout most of the second period. Pelham’s Alex Jerome put them on the scoreboard first at…

Sailors fall to Kings

Sailors fall to Kings In the Port Colborne Novice Golden Puck Sailors 2nd District Group A playoff game, the…

Racer likes to give back to the sport

Racer likes to give back to the sport Tomaski Racing new sponsor of Triple Crown Series Leading into Merrittville Speedway 65th Anniversary Season…

66th Ladies Banana Belt Rocked the House

66th Ladies Banana Belt Rocked the House The 66th Ladies Banana Belt was held on Monday, Feb. 13 at the Welland Curling…

St. Catharines to hold inter-municipal transit council meeting

St. Catharines to hold inter-municipal transit council meeting

City Council will hold a special meeting Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the issue of inter-municipal transit. The inter-municipal transit council meeting will be held inside Council Chambers. The public can attend in person or watch the meeting online at www.stcatharines.ca/livestream. The…

Enhancing police response to sexual violence

Enhancing police response to sexual violence This post was originally published on this siteProvince Funding Projects Focused on Innovation and Supporting…

Trust in business, media and government eroding in Canada

Trust in business, media and government eroding in Canada Trust in business, media and government in Canada is in trouble, says a report by…

Starting planning for “East Fenwick”

Starting planning for “East Fenwick” The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn By Mayor Dave Augustyn – I was…

New Biz: Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue

New Biz: Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue

Politicians, family and friends helped Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue celebrate its grand opening Thursday Feb. 16. The new business is located at 2255 Hwy. 20, bordering between Welland, Thorold and Pelham. The mayors of all three cities are happy to see the new business and…

Creative partnership moves Welland Public Library into Seaway Mall

Creative partnership moves Welland Public Library into Seaway Mall Seaway Mall and the Welland Public Library collectively announced their excitement at the news Friday…

Royal LePage Niagara realtors get their hands dirty for Habitat

Royal LePage Niagara realtors get their hands dirty for Habitat When Habitat for Humanity Niagara approached Brad Johnstone, vice president of Royal LePage Niagara Real…

Generosity from Sobeys shoppers leads to big donation for Pelham Cares

Generosity from Sobeys shoppers leads to big donation for Pelham Cares Pelham Cares recently received a donation from Sobeys Fonthill, a generous donation from the store’s…

More than just Cookies for Elena, Communities Rally together

More than just Cookies for Elena, Communities Rally together

Let’s all do our part for baby “Elena” 💜 This is how it all started, Jay the Pie Guy posted on Facebook last Wednesday that they would be selling chocolate chip cookies for baby Elena from Thursday, February 16 until the following Thursday, February 23.…

Pathstone Foundation receives $50,000 from Mayor’s Golf Tournament

Pathstone Foundation receives $50,000 from Mayor’s Golf Tournament St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik and members of the Mayor’s Invitational Golf Tournament organizing committee…

New Biz: Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue

New Biz: Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue Politicians, family and friends helped Enviro-Niagara Hearth & Barbecue celebrate its grand opening Thursday Feb.…

Holy Name School bracelet sales helping those in need

Holy Name School bracelet sales helping those in need For the grade eight students at Holy Name Catholic Elementary School the meaning of helping…

Pathstone Foundation receives $50,000 from Mayor’s Golf Tournament

Pathstone Foundation receives $50,000 from Mayor’s Golf Tournament

St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik and members of the Mayor’s Invitational Golf Tournament organizing committee presented proceeds from the annual fundraiser to the Pathstone Foundation Thursay Feb. 16 at a special cheque presentation. The funds raised through the 2015 and 2016 tournament will go towards…

Canadian recommendations for MDs call for reduced use of opioids

Canadian recommendations for MDs call for reduced use of opioids Draft recommendations for Canadian physicians, which call for more cautious prescribing of opioids to patients…

McMaster’s Niagara campus receives international award

McMaster’s Niagara campus receives international award An intense focus on research by medical students has earned international praise for the Niagara…

Niagara Dental Health Coalition launches Dental Care Barriers Survey

Niagara Dental Health Coalition launches Dental Care Barriers Survey The Niagara Dental Health Coalition has launched a survey to find out more about problems…