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West Nile Virus discovered in Niagara Mosquitos

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West Nile Virus discovered in Niagara Mosquitos

​ Mosquitos that have tested positive for West Nile Virus have been located recently in St. Catharines, Welland, Port Colborne, and West Lincoln. “Niagara Region Public Health is informing residents that Niagara has received its first confirmation of West Nile Virus (WNV) in mosquitoes in 2019. To date, in the Niagara region no human cases […]

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

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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 (posted) Crescent Beach, Fort Erie: Open for swimming Waverly Beach, […]

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Home sales have continued to be strong throughout July

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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 from June 2019. The dollar value of all home sales […]

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Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 16/2019

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Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 16/2019

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: Open for swimming Bernard Avenue Beach, Fort Erie: Open for swimming Crescent Beach, Fort Erie: Open for swimming Waverly Beach, Fort Erie: […]

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Brock University, Niagara Folk Arts partner to help newcomers

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Brock University, Niagara Folk Arts partner to help newcomers

Brock University press release – Niagara Folk Arts Executive Director Emily Kovacs’ story of immigrating to Canada in the 1980s is a familiar one to Brock University President Gervan Fearon. Kovacs arrived from Romania in 1988, struggled in Niagara in her first two years, and then discovered the services offered by what was then known […]

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Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 9/2019

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Niagara Region Beach Report: Friday, Aug. 9/2019

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: Open for swimming Crescent Beach, Fort Erie: Open for swimming Waverly Beach, Fort […]

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