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Wainfleet Fall Fair opens next week

BY REBECCA LOTT Special to the VOICE Why does a milking stool only have three legs? Because the cow took the udder. The Wainfleet 2018 Fall Fair, which runs Thursday September 20 to Sunday September…


Pam Voth—Glynn A. Green’s superstar

  Career educator may be the principal we all wished we’d had in grade school BY JENNIFER CHORNLEY Special to the VOICE Pam Voth believes she has the best job in the world. Her dedication…


Candidates react to community centre party expense

Last Friday the Voice reached out to current members of council, and all candidates running in this October’s municipal election, for comment on the Town’s Meridian Community Centre opening party budget. Their responses follow.  …


Pelham party bill: $85,000 or $0?

This week’s Meridian Community Centre opening parties will either cost a small fortune, or they’ll cost “zero” BY DAVE BURKET The VOICE In June it was an $85,000 idea. Last Tuesday it was a $70,000…



COLUMN SIX: King of the castle

The first day of school proves an eye-opener BY EMILY BOSS Special to the VOICE I first became skeptical of the grown-up life shortly before my fifth birthday. It was 1991 and my first day…



CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOARD: Fixing what’s broken

Ruggieri looks to bring commerce background to Catholic board BY SARAH WHITAKER Special to the VOICE Robert Ruggieri’s oldest child is deciding whether to attend Blessed Trinity Secondary School or the new “mega school” in…


PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD: Three times lucky?

Robinson seeks third term as public school board trustee BY SARAH WHITAKER Special to the VOICE With eight years as school board trustee for the District School Board of Niagara (DSBN) and a 36-year career…


CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOARD: In it for the community

Prince seeks to support students, families, and community BY SARAH WHITAKER Special to the VOICE “I’m in it for the community, the families, the students,” says Leanne Prince, explaining her motivation for running for the…