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Alpacas grow hair and business

Kevin Fuller and Catherine Timms never imagined the growth of their unusual business. The pair opened Moore House Fine Alpacas on Tice Road in 2004 and it has grown significantly over the last decade – along with the popularity of...

Maple Crest gets creative

Looking for one-of-a-kind holiday gifts and art work? Children at Maple Crest Early School have got you covered in their annual art show on Nov. 28. The Amici’s Banquet and Conference Centre will be turned into a gallery featuring the...
It’s a fitting location for many local businesses who have set up roots in town.  Each Thursday, Rice Road Greenhouses begun offering residents a chance to continue their market experience.  Jerry Moes, owner of Rice Road Greenhouses, saw the vacancy around...

For a Fabulous cause

In an instant, everything changed for Bill Gregory. After receiving news that his grandson had been diagnosed with diabetes, a whirlwind of choices – both negative and positive – helped create the man who now leads the fundraising efforts for...

Homes showcase Christmas cheer

The sights and smells of the holiday season were in the air throughout Pelham this weekend, as the Fonthill United Church celebrated another successful Homes for the Holidays tour. Organizer Carolyn van der Sluis says she’s finally able to relax...

Council shorts

The downtown Fenwick reconstruction project narrowed the streets in an effort to slow traffic. While it may do that, the fire department prefers lots of room to manoeuvre.  Ward 1 Coun. Richard Rybiak, at Monday’s town council meeting asked if emergency...
Applause ended a special meeting of town council at Pelham Fire Station No. 2 in Fenwick last week. After receiving a report on the Maple Acre library branch, council said it would consider an architectural design for a replacement addition...
Carmen D’Angelo admits the NPCA  got it wrong. The chief administrative officer for the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority said the authority “absolutely did a bad job” when it changed floodline designations along the Welland River. D’Angelo came to a Pelham town...
Pelham town councillors took turns praising Ward 1 Coun. Jim Lane for stepping up to serve the town, during their final meeting of the 2010-2014 term. Lane, appointed earlier this year to replace Larry Clark who resigned, finished third in...
Rain during a key Saturday kept the 4th annual Summerfest from reaching its 28,500 attendance goal. However, the number of visitors increased on the other three days. It did draw 17,978 visitors over the four-day July festival, a decrease from 21,536...