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Friday, July 10, 2020

Repatriation ordeal for local couple

Word to the wise: watch out for those Floridian gasoline hoses Jim and Jan Wellington’s return trip from Florida to Canada amid the COVID-19 outbreak...

Tiger King, Canada-style

Think there are no Tiger Kings in Canada? As the world reels from the physical, psychological, social and economic effects of COVID-19, millions of people...

The marriage checklist

Have the necessary conversation before the big day, says local man As wedding season approaches, Larry Fisher, who is 70, and has been with his...

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...

Last of their kind

Niagara's remaining two video rental stores are full of nostalgia We live in the Age of Streaming. Anyone with television or internet access can view...

The Centrespread: From Agassiz to Fonthill and back again

It really is a small world after all This is a story about a train station in British Columbia that managed to be connected to...

The Puzzler: Solved

After six issues and six weeks of perplexing Pelham, the Voice's Pelham Puzzler feature is solved. Reader Emily Boss takes home the accumulated $180...

Former Voice staffer wins $10,000 writing prize

Sam Piccolo awarded for essay recounting his time reporting at the paper The 2019 Dalton Camp Award has been given to Sam Piccolo, former full-time...

23 years and counting: the story behind that Fenwick billboard

A portable sign parked off Canboro Road may turn out to be this election’s most memorable message BY SAMUEL PICCOLO and DAVE BURKET The VOICE Conflicts over...

An O’Hara open house

BY SAMUEL PICCOLO Special to the VOICE Bob O’Hara, 74 (“and a half!”), tanned, wiry, hat pushed back, has his mouth pursed a bit like he's...