Scammers contacting the public claiming to be NRPS

Scammers contacting the public claiming to be NRPS Niagara Regional Police Service press release – In recent months, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) have received reports of…

Door-to-door safety inspection yields ‘alarming’ results

Door-to-door safety inspection yields ‘alarming’ results It was an alarming day for Welland firefighters as the visited a north end street to conduct door-to-door smoke and…

Everyone can combat cybercrime

Everyone can combat cybercrime Ontario Provincial Police press release – Cybercrime costs all Ontarians by directly victimizing individuals, businesses and provincial infrastructure. The Ontario…

Canada’s “All The Colours Of The Rainbow Election”

Canada’s “All The Colours Of The Rainbow Election”

Our latest column from William Thomas From blackface to a red butt, Canadians are about to go to the polls in an election that boasts every colour in the rainbow with an awful lot of gray areas in between. If elections could be sponsored, this…

Your dog’s stomach–”The Museum of Un-Natural History”

Your dog’s stomach–”The Museum of Un-Natural History” Our latest column from William Thomas Not so many years from now after the earth…

Haggling-I used to be one of the best!

Haggling-I used to be one of the best! Our latest column from William Thomas One recent newspaper article I need not have read…

Canada–’Apologies R Us.’

Canada–’Apologies R Us.’ Our latest column from William Thomas Police in Summerside, Prince Edward Island had a warning…

St. Catharines Council approves 2020 capital budget

St. Catharines Council approves 2020 capital budget

City of St. Catharines press release – More than $47 million will be invested in the City’s infrastructure following City Council’s approval of the 2020 Capital Budget. St. Catharines City Council passed the $47.8 million capital budget, along with the four-year forecast and asset management…

Welland to exceed housing unit projections for 2019

Welland to exceed housing unit projections for 2019 City of Welland press release – The City of Welland is on track to meet…

CTFS’ Jumpstart Run for Kids raised almost $5K for programs in Niagara

CTFS’ Jumpstart Run for Kids raised almost $5K for programs in Niagara CTFS press release – On Sunday, Oct. 6/2019, close to 150 people participated in Canadian…

Residents encouraged to have their say on the City’s 2020 budget

Residents encouraged to have their say on the City’s 2020 budget City of St. Catharines press release – The Budget Standing Committee and City staff are…

Brock to partner with private developers to build more residences

Brock to partner with private developers to build more residences

Brock University press release – As Brock University continues to attract record numbers of students, it is looking to partner with private-sector developers to build more student residences close to campus and away from residential neighbourhoods. In a report to the University’s Board of Trustees,…

CTFS’ Jumpstart Run for Kids raised almost $5K for programs in Niagara

CTFS’ Jumpstart Run for Kids raised almost $5K for programs in Niagara CTFS press release – On Sunday, Oct. 6/2019, close to 150 people participated in Canadian…

Become a vendor for new ‘Winter at the Market’ series

Become a vendor for new ‘Winter at the Market’ series City of St. Catharines press release – The St. Catharines Farmers’ Market is looking for…

MedCare Clinics announces opening of new medical clinic in St. Catharines

MedCare Clinics announces opening of new medical clinic in St. Catharines MedCare Clinics press release – MedCare Clinics, a growing Canadian healthcare franchise based in Southern…

Ontario investing in critical hospital improvements for patients in Grimsby

Ontario investing in critical hospital improvements for patients in Grimsby

Government of Ontario press release –  Many patients and families across the province are receiving care in aging hospitals that no longer meet modern health care standards and don’t have the capacity to meet growing demands. In response, Ontario is investing in hospital infrastructure projects…

Ontario launches free online driver’s licence check service

Ontario launches free online driver’s licence check service Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s government is making it easier for people and…

Ontario one step closer to creating 15,000 new long-term care beds

Ontario one step closer to creating 15,000 new long-term care beds Government of Ontario press release – Ontario is now accepting applications from current and potential…

Ontario strengthening the transparency of the Tarion Warranty Corporation

Ontario strengthening the transparency of the Tarion Warranty Corporation Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s government is taking action to strengthen the transparency…

Brock to partner with private developers to build more residences

Brock to partner with private developers to build more residences

Brock University press release – As Brock University continues to attract record numbers of students, it is looking to partner with private-sector developers to build more student residences close to campus and away from residential neighbourhoods. In a report to the University’s Board of Trustees,…

Blue Bear Athletes for September

Blue Bear Athletes for September Congratulations to our Blue Bear September athletes of the month. Grade nine student Emma Laur…

Brock University to hold 50th Fall Convocation Friday

Brock University to hold 50th Fall Convocation Friday Brock University press release – More than 1,000 students are set to graduate from Brock…

Strike averted, schools to remain open

Strike averted, schools to remain open Both Niagara Catholic District School Board (NCDSB) and District School Board of Niagara (DSBN) have…