On March 3rd, 2018, Women’s Place invites you to “Brunch, Bid and Bowl” as you bring together friends, colleagues and family members to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Whether you form a team of 6-8 bowlers so you can join us for the day or buy a ticket to “brunch and bid”, you will be supporting women and children who use the services of the domestic violence shelters in Niagara Falls (Nova House) and Welland (Serenity Place). There is no registration fee for teams who raise a minimum of $800.

For Dr. Amin A. Muhammad, Blue Monday might as well be called Myth Monday. Blue Monday, typically the third Monday in January, has been described as the most depressing day of the year. It originated in 2005 after a travel company claimed to have calculated the data using an equation.

Formally known as the Pelham Mudfest Challenge, the same great down and dirty challenge for 2018 has rebranded to Niagara Mudfest Challenge. Still located in the heart of Pelham at Bissell’s Hideaway, the Niagara Mudfest Challenge this year takes place Saturday, May 5. The mud run is open once again to both children and adults. The children’s course is smaller in length and obstacles, for those ages 6 to 12, while the adult course is open to anyone 13 or older, and is about 6km in length, with various muddy obstacles to climb over, slide down, crawl through or under.

In the wake of a fatal fire in Oshawa on Monday, January 8, 2018, the Welland Fire and Emergency Services wants to remind the public to make sure that they have working smoke alarms on every storey of their homes and outside all sleeping areas, and that they have also practiced a home fire escape plan with everyone in their home.  

PELHAM, ON- January 10th, 2018 - PenFinancial Credit Union is proud to announce that our Fonthill Branch, located at 130 Highway 20, is now open. The Pelham community can now utilize the branch for any personal or business banking needs.

The grand opening celebration will be held on Wednesday, January 24th from 2-6pm. The celebration will include musical entertainment, refreshments and prizes, as well as a special donation presentation to a truly local organization on behalf of PenFinancial.

 $160 per person includes bus ride, ski ticket, breakfast, bevvies, hill-side lunch, après ski party and swag! Bus departs at 8 am from M.T. Bellies parking lot and will return in the evening. Stop by the bar or ask your server

Chambers and Associates Surveying Ltd. was incorporated in 2005 and is the continuation of a survey company that has been in practice in the Niagara area since the late 1800’s. The firm holds the records of C.A. Grassie O.L.S., G. Ross, O.L.S., P. Eng., J.R. Scott, O.L.S. P. Eng., D.A. Lane, O.L.S., C.J. Clarke, Niagara Ltd. and P.D. Reitsma Surveying Ltd.


Discover with PaintFest "The Ancient Art of Marbling" in three easy steps:

The City of Welland demonstrates how to build a better engagement model through relationship building in the January issue of Municipal World magazine.  The article "Growing Relationships on a Better Public Engagement Model" describes how city staff ignited a private-public relationship with the Welland Downtown Business Improvement Area (WDBIA) that inspired and improved civic pride through public engagement.

Last year YMCA Move for Kids presented by RBC raised a total of $63,494 which helped support 461 children from families facing financial barriers to to participate in swim lessons, after-school programs, summer camp and more. This year we're seeking your help to reach our goal of $75,000 to support over 500+ children in the Niagara Region. Join us on Saturday, February 24th at any one of our six branches in Niagara as we walk, spin, swim and run to raise funds for a great cause.
Registration opens on January 18th, 2018.


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