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G & M Fitness celebrates its 30th year in business this weekend

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G & M Fitness celebrates its 30th year in business this weekend

It was 30 years ago that G & M Fitness opened its doors in the back of what was Commisso’s Plaza on West Side Rd. “We were in the back on the second floor where nobody could see us,” owner Gino Spada said.  “We have come a long way since then.” “One of the highlights […]

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Million dollar program invests in grape & wine industry’s future

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Million dollar program invests in grape & wine industry’s future

Brock University press release – Canada’s $6.8 billion grape and wine industry faces several multifaceted challenges in order to sustain its economic impact and meet its growth potential. To address these challenges, Brock University researchers are leading a five-year, $1.42 million integrated research program to improve grapevine health, wine quality, market competitiveness and the sustainability […]

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United Way SN receives $2,000 from Whites’ Insurance

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United Way SN receives $2,000 from Whites’ Insurance

Whites’ Insurance Brokers of Port Colborne added another $2,000 on top of this year’s successful United Way South Niagara Campaign last week. They presented the corporate donation to the United Way at the Port Colborne office. “We are very grateful for this continued support from Whites’ Insurance,” Tamara Coleman-Lawrie, executive director United Way South Niagara […]

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TD Bank Group’s $150,000 gift to establish new environmental studies bursary

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TD Bank Group’s $150,000 gift to establish new environmental studies bursary

TD Bank Group announced a $150,000 gift to Niagara College’s Achieving Dreams Campaign Friday, which will establish a new bursary to support students in Niagara College’s environmental programs. Beginning in the 2016-2017 school year, more than 80 students over four years will receive financial awards via the TD Environmental Studies Bursaries. The award will be […]

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Bridge 13 earns Welland Downtown BIA Award of Distinction

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Bridge 13 earns Welland Downtown BIA Award of Distinction

Lighting up the East Main Street Bridge, Bridge 13,  in Welland has earned the Downtown BIA a first-ever Award of Distinction from the Ontario Business Improvement Association (OBIAA). The winning of the award was announced last week, members of Welland Downtown BIA attended the BIA National Confernce Awards in London Monday to receive their reward. […]

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Seaway mall welcomes Alia N TanJay retail store

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Seaway mall welcomes Alia N TanJay retail store

Story and photo by Sarah Piercey – The Seaway Mall welcomed a new store, Alia N TanJay last week. This newest retail shop specializes in clothing designed for the mature, sophisticated woman. “We are very excited. The Seaway Mall marks store 158; next week will be in Northgate, North bay, that’s 159,” said Sajjad Hudda, President […]

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