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Training Day at the Welland Scuba Park

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Training Day at the Welland Scuba Park

Many of the world’s military, law enforcement and scientific research teams rely on underwater equipment designed and manufactured in St. Catharines. Shark Marine Technologies Inc. has been supplying equipment for many commercial and military underwater applications since 1984. Their underwater ROV’s and Sonar equipment have been used by hydro companies, research projects, film production companies […]

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Only Salon 68 celebrates grand opening

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Only Salon 68 celebrates grand opening

For owners Ordina Kolacz (Dina) and Lynn Beauchamp Sabourin, Saturday was the realization of a lifelong dream. The partners along with friends, family, customers and local politicians celebrated the grand opening of Only Salon 68 in the St. Charles Plaza in Welland at the corner of Prince Charles Dr. and Lincoln St. “I just wanted […]

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Brock researcher examines how stocks react to economic news

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Brock researcher examines how stocks react to economic news

Brock University press release – New research from a Brock University economist contradicts conventional wisdom when it comes to the stock market’s reaction to economic news. The common belief suggesting stock markets do better when the economy is doing well is countered by Ivan Medovikov, assistant professor in Brock’s Department of Economics. The reality, according […]

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G & M Fitness celebrates its 30th year in business this weekend

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G & M Fitness celebrates its 30th year in business this weekend

It was 30 years ago that G & M Fitness opened its doors in the back of what was Commisso’s Plaza on West Side Rd. “We were in the back on the second floor where nobody could see us,” owner Gino Spada said.  “We have come a long way since then.” “One of the highlights […]

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Million dollar program invests in grape & wine industry’s future

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Million dollar program invests in grape & wine industry’s future

Brock University press release – Canada’s $6.8 billion grape and wine industry faces several multifaceted challenges in order to sustain its economic impact and meet its growth potential. To address these challenges, Brock University researchers are leading a five-year, $1.42 million integrated research program to improve grapevine health, wine quality, market competitiveness and the sustainability […]

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United Way SN receives $2,000 from Whites’ Insurance

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United Way SN receives $2,000 from Whites’ Insurance

Whites’ Insurance Brokers of Port Colborne added another $2,000 on top of this year’s successful United Way South Niagara Campaign last week. They presented the corporate donation to the United Way at the Port Colborne office. “We are very grateful for this continued support from Whites’ Insurance,” Tamara Coleman-Lawrie, executive director United Way South Niagara […]

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