NRPS offer tips to help them investigate internet child exploitation

NRPS offer tips to help them investigate internet child exploitation October is Child Abuse Prevention month. As the internet has continued to grow and exist in so many aspects of…

Pelham motorcycle driver arrested

Pelham motorcycle driver arrested In June of 2017 the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) began receiving numerous calls from the residents of Pelham about…

 

Canal Days Fireworks Finale
2017 racing season comes to an end at Fort Erie

2017 racing season comes to an end at Fort Erie

Another year of horse racing has come to an end in Fort Erie. The border oval completed its 120th season on Tuesday, Oct. 17/2017. Kirk Johnson held on to the title of Meet Leading Jockey for the fifth year in a row, completing the meet…

Fort Erie results for Tuesday October 17, 2017

Fort Erie results for Tuesday October 17, 2017 POST TIME: 01:20 PM First Race, Purse $16,320, Claiming $12,500-$12,000, 3 yo’s & up, Five…

Fort Erie entries for Tuesday October 17, 2017

Fort Erie entries for Tuesday October 17, 2017 Post Time: 1:20PM First Race, $16,320, Claiming $12,500-$12,000, 3 yo’s & up, F & M…

Junior Canadians earn the win over Blackhawks in close game

Junior Canadians earn the win over Blackhawks in close game At the end of the second period, it looked like Welland winning was going to…

City of Welland’s 2018 budget process underway

City of Welland’s 2018 budget process underway

The City of Welland kicked off their 2018 Budget deliberations last night with a staff presentation to the City’s Budget Review Committee (BRC). Highlights include: 2018 Tax Supported Operating Budget of approximately $58 million that will equate to an estimated 1.91% tax increase, excluding “Decision…

Mayor’s Story Time at the Wainfleet Library

Mayor’s Story Time at the Wainfleet Library Wainfleet Mayor April Jeffs took the opportunity to spend some time with primary students from…

Town of Pelham invites taxpayers to Budget Open House

Town of Pelham invites taxpayers to Budget Open House If you’re a resident or business in Pelham and have suggestions on how your money…

Temporary road closures in Port Dalhousie due to filming

Temporary road closures in Port Dalhousie due to filming Filming for the television series Anne (with an E) will lead to some temporary road…

Bless this City project underway, donations still needed

Bless this City project underway, donations still needed

It has been a neglected area for many years, St. James and St. Brendan Anglican Church has stepped in to make this property into a positive space for the community. The church purchased the property at the corner of King St. and Charlotte St. in…

Niagara construction icon to receive honorary degree at Brock’s Fall Convocation

Niagara construction icon to receive honorary degree at Brock’s Fall Convocation Brock University press release – Take a drive around Niagara and it’s easy to see…

Giving back to the community, Tiretrackers hosts food drive

Giving back to the community, Tiretrackers hosts food drive For Floyd Jacobs, giving back to the community is very important to him as a…

Smile Cookies can help save lives

Smile Cookies can help save lives This week is Smile Cookie week at local Tim Horton’s establishments and in Port Colborne,…

City of Welland’s 2018 budget process underway

City of Welland’s 2018 budget process underway

The City of Welland kicked off their 2018 Budget deliberations last night with a staff presentation to the City’s Budget Review Committee (BRC). Highlights include: 2018 Tax Supported Operating Budget of approximately $58 million that will equate to an estimated 1.91% tax increase, excluding “Decision…

Town of Pelham invites taxpayers to Budget Open House

Town of Pelham invites taxpayers to Budget Open House If you’re a resident or business in Pelham and have suggestions on how your money…

How should we use your money in 2018?

How should we use your money in 2018? The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn Do you have any suggestions on how…

Town council asks Region to continue financially supporting CIPs

Town council asks Region to continue financially supporting CIPs On October 10/2017, Councillor Marina Butler made a motion addressing Regional Council’s temporary suspension of…

Study confirms benefits of Brock-created lung cancer risk prediction model

Study confirms benefits of Brock-created lung cancer risk prediction model

Brock University press release – A lung cancer prediction model developed by a Brock University scientist is highly effective in catching the disease in its early stages when combined with screening and follow-up, says a new national study. Brock Epidemiologist Martin Tammemägi led a team of…

Love and power collide in fun-filled physical comedy at Marilyn I. Walker Theatre

Love and power collide in fun-filled physical comedy at Marilyn I. Walker Theatre Brock University press release – A new play opening soon at the Marilyn I. Walker…

College faculty strike begins; all academic and apprenticeship programs suspended

College faculty strike begins; all academic and apprenticeship programs suspended As of Monday, October 16/2017, College faculty in Ontario represented by OPSEU are on strike.…

Ontario college strike begins Monday morning as employer rejects faculty offer

Ontario college strike begins Monday morning as employer rejects faculty offer More than 12,000 Ontario public college faculty will be on the picket line rather than…