NRPS investigating armed robbery in St. Catharines

NRPS investigating armed robbery in St. Catharines Niagara Regional Police Service press release – On Thursday, Aug. 22/2019, shortly before 11:00 p.m. police responded to the Easy…

St. Catharines drug investigation leads to two arrests

St. Catharines drug investigation leads to two arrests Niagara Regional Police Service press release – In the summer of 2019, Detectives from the #1 District Street Crime Unit…

Fire service completes firefighting operations at Pioneer Flower Farms

Fire service completes firefighting operations at Pioneer Flower Farms City of St. Catharines press release – After nearly three days at the scene of a major fire at 1900…

How to take your mudroom from mundane to marvelous

How to take your mudroom from mundane to marvelous

Mudrooms are one of the most high-traffic areas of the home – and in some cases, one of the most over-looked spaces when it comes to design. But mudrooms can be more than just functional; they can also be fun. Sharon Grech, Benjamin Moore colour…

Is your child struggling at school? Get help from the right professional

Is your child struggling at school? Get help from the right professional How can students learn best? That’s a big question in any classroom and can be…

Ten easy ways to eat healthily on a budget

Ten easy ways to eat healthily on a budget Healthy eating doesn’t have to cost more. You can choose many different nutritious foods even…

The perfect 5-minute breakfast alternative for your on-the-go lifestyle

The perfect 5-minute breakfast alternative for your on-the-go lifestyle Mornings are busy. And once the kids are back in school, this time of day…

Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 23/2019

Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 23/2019

Heading out to the beach? Be sure to check if the beach is safe for swimming. The information comes from the Niagara Region’s Beach Water Testing Results webpage. Bay Beach (Crystal), Fort Erie: Unsafe to swim (posted) Bernard Avenue Beach, Fort Erie: Unsafe to swim…

Significant historical event to honour Nation-to-Nation Relationships

Significant historical event to honour Nation-to-Nation Relationships FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre press release – This year, Celebration of Nations is honoured to…

Mayor Sendzik and Team STC return from successful AMO conference

Mayor Sendzik and Team STC return from successful AMO conference City of St. Catharines press release – A delegation from the City of St. Catharines…

Volunteer groups wanted to run outdoor ice rinks

Volunteer groups wanted  to run outdoor ice rinks City of St. Catharines press release – Looking to start up an outdoor ice rink…

Home sales have continued to be strong throughout July

Home sales have continued to be strong throughout July

Niagara Association of REALTORS® press release – Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 715 units in July 2019. This was an increase of 21.6 percent from July 2018 and an increase of 1.9 percent…

Record crowd for Triggs Lecture Series

Record crowd for Triggs Lecture Series Brock University press release – It was an opportunity to talk about key issues in…

Industry-leading tech repair sets up shop in St. Catharines

Industry-leading tech repair sets up shop in St. Catharines An industry-leading tech repair brand has come to St. Catharines recently as a uBreakiFix has…

Ontario cutting red tape to support growth in the wine industry

Ontario cutting red tape to support growth in the wine industry Government of Ontario press release – Minister of Government and Consumer Services, Lisa Thompson, was…

Ontario launches 2019 Excellence in Agriculture program

Ontario launches 2019 Excellence in Agriculture program

Government of Ontario press release – On Friday, Aug. 23/2019, Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, announced that the Excellence in Agriculture program is open to receive applications and now includes a new category to recognize outstanding young farmers. The Excellence in Agriculture…

Ontario providing stability for students and families

Ontario providing stability for students and families Government of Ontario press release – Ontario’s government is taking action to provide students and…

Ontario to seek input on improving the child welfare system

Ontario to seek input on improving the child welfare system Government of Ontario press release – Ontario wants every child and young person to be…

Appropriateness Working Group submits first 11 recommendations

Appropriateness Working Group submits first 11 recommendations Government of Ontario press release – Following months of collaboration and productive discussions, the Appropriateness…

2019 elementary Health and Physical Education curriculum helps keep kids safe

2019 elementary Health and Physical Education curriculum helps keep kids safe

Government of Ontario press release – The Ontario government has released the revised elementary Health and Physical Education (HPE) curriculum. It is now available online, along with a parent-friendly resource on what children will learn in each grade. Following the province’s largest consultation on education, the elementary…

Steel Blade Classic ready to shine at Meridian Centre

Steel Blade Classic ready to shine at Meridian Centre Brock University press release – The Brock Badgers are once again set to hit the…

Record crowd for Triggs Lecture Series

Record crowd for Triggs Lecture Series Brock University press release – It was an opportunity to talk about key issues in…

#VanLife culture: Brock student researches what drives the nomadic lifestyle

#VanLife culture: Brock student researches what drives the nomadic lifestyle  Brock University press release – Stephanie Murray has turned #VanLife into #GradLife. The St.…