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Thursday, May 19, 2022

Pelham community garden bed contest open to residents, businesses

The Town of Pelham, with support from the Pelham Beautification Committee, is offering friends, families, and businesses the opportunity to compete for prizes while...

Big changes coming in waste collection

Niagara Region moving to bi-weekly garbage pickup Starting Oct. 19, there are sweeping changes coming to waste collection practices in Niagara. Recycling and organics will continue...

CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOARD: In it for the community

Prince seeks to support students, families, and community BY SARAH WHITAKER Special to the VOICE “I’m in it for the community, the families, the students,” says Leanne...

Town of Pelham declares state of emergency

Message from Mayor Marvin Junkin Residents of Pelham, Today, in coordination with the Region of Niagara and all Niagara municipalities —save for Niagara-on-the-Lake who has previously...

Region portion of taxes up 3.8%

BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE Niagara Region approved its 2019 budget last Thursday, and while regional councilors did not vote themselves a pay cut,...

ANALYSIS | Just what is “proxy voting”?

Expert sees no rationale to introduce scheme in Pelham—or anywhere else Although they were made aware back in August that the Ford government had introduced...

Pelham Town Council discusses development of Arena site

Accursi recuses himself as wife's project debated BY VOICE STAFF Town Council held a public meeting last Monday night to discuss two proposed developments in...

Niagara West MPP hosts New Year’s Levee

  Residents come by with holiday greetings, wish lists of local concerns for Sam Oosterhoff BY JENNIFER CHORNLEY The VOICE Living affordably, the growing concern of cannabis operations...

Homicidal hornets hangin’ in the hood

Niagara honeybee population at risk, asserts local apiarist “Terminate—with extreme prejudice.” You may remember that line from Francis Ford Coppola’s 1979 epic, Apocalypse Now, as instructions...

Freezing rain developing Monday night into Tuesday

Special weather statement in effect for: Niagara Falls - Welland - Southern Niagara Region St. Catharines - Grimsby - Northern Niagara Region Freezing rain developing...