Teen seeks to start political party

Logan Scott, 14, files papers with Elections Ontario BY SAMUEL PICCOLO The VOICE In addition to the four parties current holding seats in the Ontario legislature, there will be a host of others fielding candidates…

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Cheryl Crozier first to declare

Longtime Pelham resident to run for Council BY VOICE STAFF Last week Ward 2 candidate Cheryl Crozier was the first to file papers to run for Council in this October’s election. “I didn’t mean to…



Stroke of luck

Surviving a cardiovascular episode BY DON RICKERS Special to the VOICE It was a bright January afternoon, a Saturday, over a year ago. I was standing at the kitchen sink, drying dishes and cutlery from…



THE CONVERSATION: Curtis Fric

Niagara West NDP candidate rounds out the riding’s youthful contenders BY SAMUEL PICCOLO The VOICE Unless the Liberal Party drafts an elderly tortoise to run under the red flag in next month’s provincial election, Niagara…


Solution to Poth Street closure discussed

Proposal a third of previous estimate BY SAMUEL PICCOLO The VOICE Over a year after the road was first closed, Town Council heard a new proposal to fix Poth Street last Monday night from an…


Town considers billing Region

Despite previously refusing money, Council mulls reimbursement request BY VOICE STAFF At the end of its meeting last Monday, Council discussed billing the Region of Niagara for costs incurred by the Town as a result,…


Ombudsman: Sept 5 meeting was proper

Authority rules that in camera Council meeting okay BY VOICE STAFF The Ontario Ombudsman’s office has ruled that the Town of Pelham’s in camera meeting of September 5 met the legal requirements for an in…