July 2017




OPSEU calls out NPCA “bullying”

Says systemic problems at Authority need addressing BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE A faction of two dozen Ontario Public Service Employees Union protesters gathered outside the Ball’s Falls Centre for Conservation early last Wednesday morning…


Social network proud to serve Niagara LGBT seniors

Program aims to ensure fair treatment for all BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE In any community he’s lived in, Port Colborne resident Dick Moore has recognized a need among elderly Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT)…


COLUMN SIX: The First of July

BY SAMUEL PICCOLO Special to the VOICE It’s the first of July and there is something going on in the streets. There are clumps of people shuffling along the sidewalks all in the same direction,…




Fonthill Baptist Nursery School closes after 34 years

BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE Recently the parents of children attending the Fonthill Baptist Church’s Nursery School were notified that they would be closing their doors after 34 years. Serving to help prepare local children…