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Pelham Cares receives Lioness Club donation

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Pelham Cares receives Lioness Club donation

Pelham Cares recently received a donation Fonthill Lioness Club. The $500 donation is an annual one made by the club to the organization. “We are grateful to the hard-working ladies of this Club for their ongoing support of Pelham Cares,” Lori Grande, Client Services Coordinator for Pelham Cares said. The need in the community is […]

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Facer European Festival seeking vendors, volunteers and contestants

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Facer European Festival seeking vendors,  volunteers and contestants

The Facer District Residents and Merchants Association is seeking food vendors, volunteers, and entrants for a pierogi eating contest for its third annual Facer European Festival on Monday, Aug. 6/2018 on Facer Street in St. Catharines. The event, which runs from noon to 9 p.m., is a fundraiser supporting the grassroots Beautify the Facer District […]

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Fun, fabulous and floaty; Floatfest a huge success

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Fun, fabulous and floaty; Floatfest a huge success

A whole sea of floaty colour filled the Welland Recreational Canal Sunday at the Canadian Tire Floatfest Welland Sunday, July 8/2018. They came in all shapes and sizes, from your basic inflatable ‘o’ ring to giant pontoon boat-like rafts. There were unicorns, swans, pink flamingos, giant ducks and more. The Lincoln Docks was packed with […]

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Confirmation of Fort Erie Transit One-Way Loop Transit System

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Confirmation of Fort Erie Transit One-Way Loop Transit System

Effective July 16,/2018 the Fort Erie Transit system will officially return to its previous one bus, one direction (clockwise), hourly service for the East Route (also known as the East Route #750), and the North Route (also known as the North Route #770). The only route with slight changes will be to the West Route […]

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St. Catharines GO Transit Station Secondary Plan approved by Regional Council

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St. Catharines GO Transit Station Secondary Plan approved by Regional Council

​Niagara Region and the City of St. Catharines have worked closely to create a Secondary Plan that proactively envisions how future development and redevelopment will occur around the future GO Station site in St. Catharines. On Thursday, July 5, 2018, the St. Catharines GO Transit Station Secondary Plan was approved by Regional Council. Provincial commitment to […]

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PenFinancial Credit Union opens flagship branch

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PenFinancial Credit Union opens flagship branch

PenFinancial Credit Union’s new and state-of-the-art flagship branch officially opened in St. Catharines Thursday July 5/2018. This 5,000-square foot facility serves as the new main St. Catharines site for the Niagara-based credit union. “While this opening, PenFinancial is further expanding in St. Catharines and across Niagara” said PenFinancial board chair Reg Sonnenberg, who spoke at […]

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