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Thank you City of Welland and the Downtown BIA for bringing awareness to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women by lighting the Main Street Bridge Orange.

Niagara College is proud to nominate six of its distinguished alumni for prestigious Premier’s Awards. Presented annually as part of the Colleges Ontario Higher Education Summit, the Premier’s Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions of six Ontario college graduates in six different categories: Business, Creative Arts and Design, Community Services, Health Sciences, Technology, and Recent Graduate.

A New Name and Direction Niagara, ON (November 24, 2017) - OneFoundation for Niagara Health System has made a bold step forward, rebranding to Niagara Health Foundation. The new name and a new look reflects the Foundation’s partnership with Niagara Health and the Foundation’s commitment to helping build a healthier Niagara.

December is one of the most exciting and awaited months of the year. As Canadians, we learn to embrace December because it delivers winter and all the amazing benefits that a Canadian winter has to offer. December gives us the opportunity to get back on the ice, take the family tobogganing, and teach the kids how to make maple snow taffy. December also closes the year for those who follow the 12 month Civil Calendar. It’s a time to reflect on the past year and recognize the moments, accomplishments, and hurdles we’ve had.

Local businesses contribute items to the Auction. During the past 8 years, the Rotary TV Mega Auction has raised more than $1.29 million which is used by participating Rotary Clubs to improve local and international communities.

The Decorating Centres is a family owned business with 5 locations:  Welland (447 Niagara St.), Niagara Falls (4009 Elberta Ave.), St. Catharines (258 Merritt St.), Beamsville (4958 King St.) and Hamilton (256 Ottawa St. N.)

Customer Service is extremely important to us at The Decorating Centres, which is why we strive to meet the unique needs of each client. Our knowledgable and creative staff are always here to help! We offer premium Benjamin Moore® Paint, wallpaper, Hunter Douglas, colour consults for all of your projects, simplifying your shopping to one convenient stop.

Kirsty Moreau has come full circle with Niagara Health. Ms. Moreau completed several student placements at Niagara Health while she was enrolled in the Practical Nursing Program at Niagara College between 2008 and 2010. After graduating from Niagara College, she got a job with Niagara Health as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN).

Saturday, November 25th  marks the launch of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence that starts on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and ends on December 10, the International Human Rights Day. The campaign is national and international, and invites everyone to take action to end gender-based violence. CFUW Welland and District Unit invites you to take part in this important campaign.

Want some comfort on a cold, mid-winter day in Welland? Then get your tickets for Soup’s On! The soup is hot, and, the camaraderie and hospitality, warm and welcoming.
Tickets are now on sale for 16th annual social justice scholarship fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. It is held in the Parish Community of St. Kevin hall at 303 Niagara St. in Welland.

The City of Welland By-law Enforcement Division had an active 2017 year to date, with 1,084 investigations conducted on public and private properties between January and October.  The city's by-law enforcement officers addressed approximately 225 phone calls per month and provided the citizens of Welland with a variety of services related to compliance with clean yards, graffiti, property standards, and zoning. 

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