St. Catharines restaurant fined $5,000 for overcrowding

St. Catharines restaurant fined $5,000 for overcrowding City of St. Catharines press release – The operators of a Port Dalhousie restaurant have been fined $5,000 by the Ontario…

Open house opens eyes to the need for fire safety

Open house opens eyes to the need for fire safety It wasn’t all fun and games Saturday Oct. 13/2018 at the Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Department’s Open House to…

 

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Local History Snapshot: NS & T Railway

Local History Snapshot: NS & T Railway

This week’s Local History Snapshot is of the NS & T Railway operating in Welland around the 1950s. The photo came from the Welland Museum.…

How to help your savings last through retirement

How to help your savings last through retirement For many retirees, it can be a challenge to shift mindsets from saving and investing…

How to choose the best apples for baking and eating

How to choose the best apples for baking and eating Whether you get them from your local pick-your-own farm, farmers’ markets or in grocery stores,…

Informed consent: what is it and why is it important

Informed consent: what is it and why is it important All healthcare providers in Ontario, including dietitians, are required by law to obtain informed consent…

Town passes interim control bylaw on cannabis-related land uses

Town passes interim control bylaw on cannabis-related land uses

Town of Pelham press release –Pelham Town Council unanimously passed an interim control bylaw on October 15, 2018, restricting the use of all land in the municipality for any cannabis-related land uses for a period of one year. The bylaw, to remain in effect pending…

St. Catharines restaurant fined $5,000 for overcrowding

St. Catharines restaurant fined $5,000 for overcrowding City of St. Catharines press release – The operators of a Port Dalhousie restaurant have been…

Neverland comes to Wainfleet

Neverland comes to Wainfleet Second star to the right and straight on until Thursday evening will put you in…

City receives platinum certification as an open data city

City receives platinum certification as an open data city The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion –Welland Council and…

Memorial golf tourney helps grant children’s wishes

Memorial golf tourney helps grant children’s wishes

Just over $20,000 was raised recently by golfers participating in the Annual Cowboy Classic Golf Tournament which will go towards helping children with cancer and their families to have an opportunity and have fun. The organizers recently presented a cheque for $20, 021 to Help-A-Child-Smile,…

Niagara’s manufacturing sector still going strong, says Brock NCO research

Niagara’s manufacturing sector still going strong, says Brock NCO research Brock University press release – For those in Niagara who continue to mourn the decline…

Downtown film Anything Together wins national award

Downtown film <em>Anything Together</em> wins national award City of St. Catharines press release – A short film shining the spotlight on revitalized…

WSIB premium rate savings to help employers boost economy

WSIB premium rate savings to help employers boost economy Elimination of unfunded liability ensures sustainable and accountable system Government of Ontario press release –…

Town passes interim control bylaw on cannabis-related land uses

Town passes interim control bylaw on cannabis-related land uses

Town of Pelham press release –Pelham Town Council unanimously passed an interim control bylaw on October 15, 2018, restricting the use of all land in the municipality for any cannabis-related land uses for a period of one year. The bylaw, to remain in effect pending…

City receives platinum certification as an open data city

City receives platinum certification as an open data city The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion –Welland Council and…

Ontario government taking action to replace Public Safety Radio Network

Ontario government taking action to replace Public Safety Radio Network Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s Government for the People is taking immediate action…

Premier Ford announces halt to beer tax hike

Premier Ford announces halt to beer tax hike Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s Government for the People is taking action to…

NC announces Pathstone Mental Health as recipient of 2019 Many Hands Project

NC announces Pathstone Mental Health as recipient of 2019 Many Hands Project

Niagara College press release – Pathstone Mental Health has been selected as the 22nd recipient of Niagara College’s Many Hands project. The annual project sees Niagara College students support a local community non-profit organization with fundraising, marketing and public awareness of the agency. Throughout the…

For four straight years NCDSB has second highest grad rate

For four straight years NCDSB has second highest grad rate NCDSB press release – The Ontario Ministry of Education has released the 2017 graduation rates…

Cuvée Grand Tasting to celebrate Ontario VQA wine for 31st year

Cuvée Grand Tasting to celebrate Ontario VQA wine for 31st year Brock University press release – Mark your calendars for one of the most sought-after wine…

Antigone explores modern ideas through classic Greek tragedy

Antigone explores modern ideas through classic Greek tragedy Brock University press release – Sophocles’ Antigone may be more than 2,500 years old, but…