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Exhibit of 1812 warship enthralls naval historians

  BY DON RICKERS Special to the VOICE Artifacts, models, pictorial displays, and a virtual reality experience of a British warship that participated in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812 are…


Accipiter inks Vancouver deal

Pelham-based radar experts to protect aircraft from birds BY SAMUEL PICCOLO The VOICE Accipiter, the Pelham-based radar company, has been awarded a contract to supply and deliver bird detection and observation services to Vancouver International…


Motorcycling pioneer John Clare still saddles-up

His store on Highway 20 remains a mecca for enthusiasts BY DON RICKERS Special to the VOICE May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in Canada, and so it was appropriate for Niagara’s oldest and arguably…



Pelham Art Festival back for Mom’s Day

BY VOICE STAFF The Pelham Art Festival Show and Sale will hold its 32nd event on Mother’s Day Weekend, beginning on the evening of May 11 and wrapping up on May 13 at the Pelham…


Pelham Non-Profit Housing cancels Annual General Meeting

Board president calls off AGM after attempting to eject observers; tenants engage in occasionally heated discussion BY SAMUEL PICCOLO The VOICE Last Thursday morning, two days after the Voice published an investigation of the Pelham…


COLUMN SIX: Making the rounds

How tough could it be to find two suitable concert-goers? BY EMILY BOSS Special to the VOICE One day, more than a decade ago, I won four free tickets to a concert in Toronto. A…



Tiny tracks hold big place in hearts of many

Like Orange Blossom Special, miniature train enthusiasts keep rollin’ down that line BY DON RICKERS Special to the VOICE Dr. Sheldon Cooper (of Big Bang Theory fame)…the late astrophysicist Stephen Hawking…actor-director Tom Hanks… investor-philanthropist Warren…


Council debates Fonthill parking change

Staff recommends some downtown parking spaces be removed for safety considerations BY VOICE STAFF Town Council discussed at length a staff recommendation to remove several parking spaces in downtown Fonthill, near the corner of Pelham…