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Stanley Cup winner Reggie Leach receives honorary doctorate

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Stanley Cup winner Reggie Leach receives honorary doctorate

Brock University press release –  With a Stanley Cup ring on his finger and a Philadelphia Flyers-coloured orange shirt under his ceremonial graduation robe, the Riverton Rifle was awarded an honorary doctorate from Brock University Monday, June 10/2019. But it was as much for what he has done for Indigenous youth since retiring from his […]

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Brock University set to celebrate 105th Convocation

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Brock University set to celebrate 105th Convocation

Brock University press release = The exams have all been written, the final assignments graded and returned. Now, more than 3,500 Brock University students will cross the Convocation stage to close the book on the latest chapter of their post-secondary education journey. Brock’s Spring Convocation will run from Monday, June 10 until Friday, June 14, […]

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YW FACES campaign launches Friday

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YW FACES campaign launches Friday

  YWCA press release – The community is invited to the launch of YW FACES, a campaign made in partnership between the YWCA Niagara Region and local image-maker Michal Pasco. For the past year, Michal has been taking portraits of people who were staying in the YW’s emergency shelters, and in some cases, people who […]

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Oh Canada Eh? cast and staff pitching in to help families in need

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Oh Canada Eh? cast and staff pitching in to help families in need

Enterprise Canada press release – Cast and staff from Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Theatre are putting down the microphones and costumes and picking up hammers and drills. On Friday, June 7/2019, they will be joining the Habitat for Humanity Niagara build in Niagara Falls to help install windows and doors in a two-unit semi-detached home […]

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Grade four students learning the business of lemonade

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Grade four students learning the business of lemonade

Brock University press release – Local elementary students received a sweet introduction to entrepreneurship this spring while planning lemonade stands with the help of Brock University’s Goodman School of Business. Goodman Lemonade is leading Grade 4 students from Glynn A. Green Public School in Fonthill through the process of building a for-profit business. After being guided […]

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Wainfleet Fire partners with local business

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Wainfleet Fire partners with local business

press release – Wainfleet Fire & Emergency Services has added a new Kubota Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) to their fleet Thursday, May 30/2019, through a unique “Public/Private Partnership.” Ben Berg Farm & Industrial Equipment has donated a Kubota RTV XG-850 “Sidekick” to the Township on a loan-style program. At the end of the term, the […]

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