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Niagara Health celebrates our more than 850 volunteers

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Niagara Health celebrates our more than 850 volunteers

Niagara Health is celebrating the tremendous work of our more than 850 caring volunteers and auxilians as part of National Volunteer Week April 23-29. Our volunteers help provide extraordinary patient-centred care in a number of departments including: Cardiac Rehab, Critical Care, Emergency Department, Medical Imaging, Mental Health, Outpatient Clinics, Palliative Care, Surgical Services, the Walker […]

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Community support pours out for Easter Food Drive

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Community support pours out for Easter Food Drive

The 2nd annual Easter Food Drive held Saturday Apr. 15 resulted in a large well-needed donation of food and cash to the Port Cares Reach Out Centre. The food drive organized by Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services personnel partnered with Sobeys Port Colborne resulted in the firefighters raising $4,124 in cash, Sobeys staff raised an additional […]

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Home and Garden Show this weekend in Pelham

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Home and Garden Show this weekend in Pelham

This weekend is the 22nd annual Kinsman Club of Fonthill and District Home and Garden Show. The annual show is a fundraiser that helps out the community in a couple of ways. There are 78 exhibitors at the show this year. “There’s everything from house renovations through garden equipment to the birds and bees, to hot […]

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Earth Day: Brock experts emphasize the importance of getting outside

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Earth Day: Brock experts emphasize the importance of getting outside

Brock University press release – From school playgrounds to parks to hockey in the streets, there are plenty of ways for kids to get outside, but the pull of technology often keeps them indoors. Earth Day 2017 will be held Saturday, April 22, and the focus in Canada this year is EarthPLAY, a program designed […]

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City dissolving WRCC, moving forward with new plan

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City dissolving WRCC, moving forward with new plan

The City of Welland has voted to dissolve the WRCC and have begun to move forward with a new plan. The recreational waterway will now fall under the domain of the City of Welland operations managed by the City’s Recreation and Culture Division. Staff from this division and Public Works and Parks will be taking […]

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Niagara College’s student photographers in spotlight Saturday

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Niagara College’s student photographers in spotlight Saturday

Niagara College’s (NC) student photographers will be on the other side of the camera lens on Saturday when the College celebrates camera creativity at the 7th Annual Awards Show. “This is a great opportunity for the public to see quality work by today’s students who are tomorrow’s premier photographers,” said prof. Stephen Dominick, program coordinator, […]

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