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“Fill the Pig” campaign takes off

  BY GLORIA J. KATCH Special to the VOICE Modern-day stressers, including social media, peer pressure, a lack of self-esteem, as well as other psychological and dysfunctional disorders in society, all contribute to children and…


Running a racing institution from Fonthill

Raceline’s Erik Tomas inducted into Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE If you’ve ever heard the nationally syndicated weekly show Raceline Radio, it might surprise you to learn that…



Pelham Town Council news

BY GLORIA J. KATCH Special to the VOICE While Pelham Town Council’s February 4 agenda looked brief enough, with only two delegations, the number of questions and comments posed during the meeting, and during the…


Free Family Day activities in Pelham

  BY VOICE STAFF Free family fun is scheduled for Pelham’s Family Day activities, next Monday, February 18, at the community centre. The centre and walking track will operate on special holiday hours— 8 AM…


COLUMN SIX: That good old hockey game

Enjoyed best when parents are kept far, far away BY COLIN BREZICKI Special to the VOICE Our goalie was nicknamed the Walrus because he flopped around in the crease to smother the puck. He couldn’t…


NEW BUSINESS FOCUS: Hammering out his own path

  BY GLORIA J. KATCH Special to the VOICE While initially hesitant to announce his home-based business until it showed promise, Charles Stewart is now confident and ready to carve a name for himself in…


Helping keep the balance

  Program increases physical and mental confidence BY VOICE STAFF With more seniors choosing to maintain their independence and stay in their own homes for as long as possible, maintaining balance and fall prevention are…


Commons aspiring to House of Commons

  Prospective Liberal candidate hopes to become first female MP to represent Niagara in three decades BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE Erica Commons is dealing with a cross-country commute at the moment, but…


Ridgeville resident receives Governor General’s Award

BY JOHN CHICK Special to the VOICE History classes don’t always have to limit themselves to what happened in the past. That was Paul Paterson’s logic two years ago during Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, when…