Kinsmen Craft Show Contributes to Community

The Fonthill and District Kinsmen are hosting their annual Craft Show this weekend at Centennial Secondary School in Welland. The show will run Saturday  the 17th and Sunday the 18th from 10am to 4pm, with proceeds from…


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Education the Focus of Lyme Awareness Month

At a recent council meeting the Town of Pelham declared August of 2015 to be Lyme Disease Awareness Month. The goal is to educate the public about the causes, prevention, and treatment of Lyme. Lyme…


Interview with Mayor Dave Augustyn

Municipalities often need to strike a balance between economic and environmental interests, how does the town of Pelham do this in respect to the Fonthill Kame? I think it’s pretty clear that the town is…


Posthumous Honours for 1812 Veteran

On Sunday, June 28th 2015, a ceremony was held at Lane’s Cemetery in West Lincoln honouring Isaac Hodgkins Jr. for his service in the War of 1812. A plaque was laid at his gravesite and…



Michael Miller’s Valedictorian Address

Good evening — Graduates, Administration, Family and Friends. It is an honour to be up here. There are others more worthy, more handsome, more intelligent, and possibly funnier. But you, the class of 2015, have…


East Fonthill Development Begins

On Friday, June 19th, local residents and politicians gathered for the East Fonthill ground breaking ceremony near the development site on the southwest corner of Highway 20 and Rice Road. The ceremony marked the culmination…


Keeping the Faith for Faith

Pelham residents are banding together to support the family of a young woman who suffered serious injuries in a hit and run back in April.   Two months ago, 17-year-old Faith Flagg was severely injured…


Reflections From Between the Graves

By Capt. Matt Zalot, PAO   I recently returned from the Netherlands, having been sent there as a public affairs officer for Operation Distinction, part of the Canadian military’s contribution to the Government-wide commemoration initiative…


E.L Crossley Rowing Team win Gold

The E.L Crossley Rowing Team have had a couple of big weekends in May, bringing home some hardware from both the Stotesbury Cup Regatta and the U.S Scholastics. Crossley Rowers took gold in the Junior…