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Monday, July 13, 2020


 

LATEST STORIES

History, current troubles of Twelve Mile Creek studied

Niagara College students work on project commissioned by Niagara chapter of Trout Unlimited Twelve Mile Creek flows from Fonthill north through Short Hills Park to...

Pelham cherries ripe for the picking

Recent spell of hot weather a blessing to tender fruit July 1 signals two things in Pelham: Canada Day, of course, and opening day for...

SLIDESHOW: Date night at Piper’s

Fonthill pub doing decent take-out business, appreciates community's support Peter Moore recounts how one couple is still managing to enjoy their regular date night at his Peter Piper’s Pubhouse. “It’s with take-out now, and they hang out in the parking lot.” Humour and cordiality are...

COVID-19

WELLAND: Don’t gather on the Waterway

City asks floaters and boaters to stay away during pandemic The City of Welland is reminding residents and visitors that waterway safety is everyone’s responsibility....
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QUARANTAINMENT

QUARANTAINMENT: Faith

Quarantaintment—Pandemic Diversions for the Homebound FICTION Faith By Eveline van Berkum     High up in the Alps of Switzerland was the little wooden hut where Francois lived, like so...

SPORTS

Pilato back in Phoenix fold

Pat Pilato is back in a familiar place. It was recently announced the 26-year-old St. Catharines native will join the St. Francis Phoenix senior basketball...

OPINION

EDITORIAL: Make masks mandatory

Niagara has flattened the curve. Until there's a vaccine or cure, let's keep it that way. Among the many things that Donald Trump has poisoned...

HISTORY

The Centrespread: Fill ‘er up with ethyl

As millennials and Generation Z might put it, local history is "blowing up." It's amazing the detail that can be scanned from even a...

FEATURED

FLASHBACK: Pilgrim at Pelham Centre

As elementary school closes, a former student takes a last look In a decision made nearly four-and-a-half years ago, the District School Board of Niagara...

THE CONVERSATION

THE CONVERSATION: There oughta be a law

Pelham's bylaw enforcement these days leaves much to be desired, say some—but how much punishment do we really want By the end of next week,...

NEW BUSINESS FOCUS

BUSINESS FOCUS: Safe Tree, not just a removal company

Company emphasizes keeping trees healthy and upright, with removal the last option Far up in the 80-foot canopy of a Black Walnut, two orange-clad figures...

COLUMN SIX

COLUMN SIX: Mass murder, and racism that runs deeper than policing

Bombings haunted Fonthill man—and his family—for decades Thirty-five years ago this Tuesday, on June 23, 1985, a bomb in a suitcase exploded in a cargo...

FIRST PERSON + SLIDESHOW

FIRST PERSON: Stay Fit online seniors’ fitness classes rock

It turns out that exercising by Zoom takes some real effort Ouch. My preconceived notions took a serious hit during Anne Cooke’s online Stay Fit...

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