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COLUMN SIX: The Fonthill of my mind

Reconciling the town I grew up in with the one I have returned to BY KATHRYN HRYCUSKO Special to the VOICE When I first moved away from Fonthill I was fresh out of high school,…


Pelham’s largest ever Home & Garden Show

  BY KATHRYN HRYCUSKO Special to the VOICE It was just about a capacity crowd that filled the new community centre this past weekend to attend the 24th annual Pelham Home and Garden Show. Hosted…


Tech is STEAMing hot

BY GLORIA J. KATCH Special to the VOICE Robots? Coding? Green Screen? Engineering? Contrary to one’s initial reaction, these aren’t topics and technology taught to super-human students of the world of Marvel comics and film….


Don’t fall for the revolutionary con

  No equipment reviews this year. Nothing new of note has happened, so my old advice to get clubs that fit your game from someone you trust and then find the time to learn how…


Sacked CAO tops local Sunshine List of salaries

Eleven current or former Town employees took home $100,000-plus in earnings last year BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE Dismissed Town of Pelham Chief Administrative Officer Darren Ottaway was paid almost $174,000 last year,…



Paws with Piper

  Meetings with therapy dog offer chances to relax BY KATHRYN HRYCUSKO Special to the VOICE Cries of “There’s Piper!” could be heard from staff and visitors alike at the Pelham Library, Fonthill branch, this…


Crossley students join province-wide walkout

  Thousands in Ontario protest Ford government’s proposed changes to education BY KATHRYN HRYCUSKO Special to the VOICE Students at E. L. Crossley Secondary School joined thousands of students across Ontario last Wednesday afternoon who…


Pelham Town Council news: Budget, library, pot

Budget passes after MCC report scrutinized BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE The Town of Pelham finally passed its 2019 operating budget at the April 1 council meeting, but it didn’t come without some…