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Junkin doesn’t budge

Maintains audit was an “audit” not a “report” BY DAVE BURKET The VOICE He’s a little wobbly on a new knee, but former Ward 1 Councilor Marv Junkin is sticking by his story. It’s an…


E.L. Crossley to host Town of Pelham’s KPMG presentation

Communication to be one-way only—no public questions permitted In a Thursday morning news release, the Town of Pelham announced that it has scheduled a special meeting of Town Council to receive the accounting firm KPMG’s…


Pelham’s hurricane helpers: Mason, Damm, and Kita

In recent weeks, Pelham residents have returned to friends on islands they’ve visited in the past, bringing supplies and aid to their hurricane-devastated residents. We bring you two stories of such efforts. Me gusta ayudar—Fonthill…


Poth Street repairs remain unresolved

$1.2 million price tag for a culvert may make it a bridge too far BY VOICE STAFF The saga of the Poth Street culvert, the collapse of which earlier this year has led to an…


Pelham Cares prepares

Annual food drive coming on December 2 BY VOICE STAFF Last Friday morning Pelham Cares’ Highway 20 headquarters had its garage door open and a whole group of people were shuffling in and out, carrying…



Short Hills deer harvest begins

Hunt to run November 11, 12, 25 and 26; December 4 and 5 BY VOICE STAFF The Haudenosaunee Short Hills Deer Harvest began last Saturday morning at the park’s Pelham Road entrance, with the hunt…


Region to Pelham: Release the audit, seriously

Regional Council passes motion on Pelham’s finances BY VOICE STAFF Niagara Regional Council passed a motion regarding Pelham’s finances at its meeting on Thursday night. The motion, which was the product of a special session…


Pelham attempts to preempt Niagara Regional Council

BY DAVE BURKET The VOICE Through legal representatives, the Town of Pelham has threatened to hold Niagara Region responsible for “damages as a result of any premature or inappropriate action” by the Region, saying that…


Raucous reaction at Council’s special meeting

Demands for answers unsatisfied as Pelham Council attempts to address former councillor’s allegations of “unethical and dishonest” actions BY VOICE STAFF On Wednesday night, Pelham Town Council held a special meeting to discuss an alleged…