United Way receives $20,000 donation from Boggios

United Way receives $20,000 donation from Boggios

Last minute donation brings Uway closer to campaign goal The Boggio Family of Pharmacies stepped up to the plate, making a $20,000 donation to this year’s United Way South Niagara Campaign last Wednesday. “This donation is great for the campaign,” United Way president David Hawkins said. “It’s an extra boost on top of the already […]

Brock partners with Canadian Motor Speedway on research projects

Brock partners with Canadian Motor Speedway on research projects

Brock University press release – Brock University has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Canadian Motor Speedway (CMS) to collaborate on research projects. One partnership currently being considered is with Sport Management Associate Professor Julie Stevens from the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences and the Centre for Sport Capacity at Brock. “An area of […]

Health care, transportation main focus at Mayors’ Luncheon

Health care, transportation main focus at Mayors’ Luncheon

Health care in Niagara Region and regional transportation were in the spotlight at the Southern Tier Mayors’ Luncheon Tuesday in Port Colborne. The lunch was put on by the Chambers of Commerce for South Niagara: Niagara Falls Chamber of Commerce, Welland/Pelham Chamber of Commerce, Port Colborne Wainfleet Chamber of Commerce and Fort Erie Chamber of […]

Habitat seeks support from Fort Erie community

Habitat seeks support from Fort Erie community

FORT ERIE, ON – Habitat for Humanity Niagara is seeking support from the Fort Erie community to build on Crescent Road. The land was gifted to Habitat last year and a local volunteer Fort Erie Steering Committee is tasked with raising the funds to build two Habitat homes on the site. “The Fort Erie community […]

Police request assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old girl

Police request assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old girl

*****NRPS issued update Dec. 11/2015. This person has been located safe and sound. ******   On Monday December 07, 2015 uniform officers from the Fort Erie detachment of the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were contacted regarding a missing 16 year old girl. The family of Taylor Thomas are concerned for her welfare as she […]

NRPS seeking public assistance to help children in need this season

The Niagara Regional Police are once again appealing to the public for assistance. This time it’s not to help with solving a crime; its to help in finding toys for less fortunate children and solving the hunger problem for those in need this coming holiday season. December 1st, 2015 marks the kick-off of the 25th […]

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