Robbery at St Catharines convenience store

Robbery at St Catharines convenience store On Sunday September 16/2018 at approximately 5:14 p.m. members of the Niagara Regional Police responded to reports of a Robbery…

Police Chief Invested into Order of Merit from Governor General

Police Chief Invested into Order of Merit from Governor General Niagara Regional Police Service press release – Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, has appointed…

 

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Prepare nutritious, tasty fall dishes

Prepare nutritious, tasty fall dishes

We all want to feed our family healthy, nutritious food. One nourishing and budget-friendly pantry staple is pulses, a category of crops commonly grown in Canada that includes lentils, beans, peas and chickpeas. A new Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada research study shows that the nutritional…

Dietitians are a regulated profession — what does that mean for you?

Dietitians are a regulated profession — what does that mean for you? If you have someone in your family suffering from a nutrition-related condition such as diabetes…

Expert tips for raising a kid who cares

Expert tips for raising a kid who cares Helping others is a critical life skill that parents can begin teaching early to raise…

An invite. A respite. I’m in flight. Alright… Doris!

An invite. A respite. I’m in flight. Alright… Doris! Our latest column from William Thomas Recently I received an invitation to speak at the…

City to purchase new Mobi-Chair thanks to 91.7 Giant FM  listeners

City to purchase new Mobi-Chair thanks to 91.7 Giant FM listeners

City of Port Colborne press release – After Laura Mainella and Brian Salmon of 91.7 Giant FM announced a gofundme campaign on their morning show Thursday, September 13, an outpouring of support was received from the community, with a total of $2,060.00 raised in four…

Showboat’s 2018 season ends with Educating Rita

Showboat’s 2018 season ends with Educating Rita Showboat Festival Theatre in Port Colborne is ending their 2018 season with Educating Rita directed…

New EarlyON Centre open for families at Seaway Mall

New EarlyON Centre open for families at Seaway Mall Seaway Mall press release – Niagara Region is making it easier for children and their…

Port Colborne Terry Fox Run reaches major milestone

Port Colborne Terry Fox Run reaches major milestone This year the 38th Annual Port Colborne Terry Fox Run celebrated a major milestone, over…

Employers working to combat stress in the workplace

Employers working to combat stress in the workplace

For most Canadians, their main source of stress is money. This is even more than employment, health and family obligations. And this stress is costly to the workplace. A report by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans estimates that dealing with financial matters on…

Reduce financial stress with a budget

Reduce financial stress with a budget One of the best places to introduce financial literacy is in the workplace. Many employers…

Sherkston Supermart pitches in to support School Children’s Lunch Kit Program

Sherkston Supermart pitches in to support School Children’s Lunch Kit Program Port Cares press release – For local school children in need, going back to school…

Brock program ready to help develop ideas of young Niagara entrepreneurs

Brock program ready to help develop ideas of young Niagara entrepreneurs Brock University press release – Bailey Cochrane had the business idea, but it was a…

Ford government to help expand access to natural gas

Ford government to help expand access to natural gas

Announced legislation that, if passed, will bring natural gas to families and businesses throughout rural and northern Ontario Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s Government for the People will take action to expand natural gas access to families and business throughout rural and Northern Ontario…

Premier Ford committed to helping Ontario farmers thrive

Premier Ford committed to helping Ontario farmers thrive Premier holds agriculture and agri-food roundtable with stakeholders to discuss growth opportunities Government of Ontario…

Ontario files arguments to challenge the Federal Government’s Carbon Tax

Ontario files arguments to challenge the Federal Government’s Carbon Tax Government of Ontario press release – On Friday Sept. 14/2018, Ontario’s Government for the People…

Government funding aids women’s economic security

Government funding aids women’s economic security The Government of Canada has invested in projects to help improve the economic security of…

Brock alumni, Niagara community invited to celebrate Brock Homecoming weekend

Brock alumni, Niagara community invited to celebrate Brock Homecoming weekend

Brock University press release – Brock University is celebrating Homecoming this weekend and the Niagara community is invited. This year’s Homecoming celebration takes place from Friday, Sept. 21 to Sunday, Sept. 23/2018 with a variety of activities happening on campus and in the community. Highlighting…

Brock film series moves to Performing Arts Centre for new season

Brock film series moves to Performing Arts Centre for new season Brock University press release – Brock University Film Society (BUFS) is launching its new season…

Brock part of international project commemorating heroes of First World War

Brock part of international project commemorating heroes of First World War Brock University press release – For 12 hours each day for 61 days, the names…

Nobel Prize winner to speak at Brock

Nobel Prize winner to speak at Brock Brock University press release – A remarkable researcher who was awarded a Nobel Prize for…