Everyone has heard about The Top 30 Under 30.  We believe that celebrating the accomplishments of people over 50 is just as important; that age does not define an individual and what we can and cannot do.  We will be recognizing and celebrating the accomplishments of successful individuals over 50;  individuals who have reinvented themselves, who have found their true purpose and calling and who have followed the road less travelled. 

Our Fonthill Legion local Poppy Campaign kicks off on Friday October 27th when Mayor Dave Augustyn will be ceremoniously presented with the first poppy to be worn during this year’s campaign.

From the last Friday in October to Remembrance Day on November 11th, millions of Canadians wear a Poppy as a visual pledge to honour Canada’s Veterans and remember those who sacrificed for our freedom.

The Community of Lookout Ridge is located in the center of the Niagara Region, in beautiful Fonthill.  Owned and operated by Lester Shoalts Limited, the owners and staff bring many years of experience in providing an exceptional living environment for Seniors.

If you’re a resident or business in Pelham and have suggestions on how your money should be used to improve the Town in 2018, you are encouraged to make your voice heard at this year’s Budget Open House on October 23, at 6:30 p.m. at Pelham Town Hall.

Preparing for the 2018 capital budget, the Town of Pelham is again offering this effective and innovative forum to continue engagement amongst Pelham residents and hear more about what they would like to see in 2018.

It is Audio Week! As part of our 54th Anniversary celebration we are focusing on all things Audio!
Did you hear Tyler on 91.7 Giant FM and Country 89 ?
Come in and experience our Dirac calibrated Arcam Cinema of Exellence, seminars and specials on HiFi, home theatre and audio!

What is your Niagara River and what does it mean to you? We are inviting residents and visitors to share with us via our social media black-and-white or colour photographs of the Niagara River featuring any aspect of its hydrological richness (watercourses, riverbanks, flora, fauna, topography, and infrastructure) that convey your love for it. 

It's the most wonderful time of the year!

The Town of Pelham partners with many not for profit organizations and community groups to have a central location where you can see what is happeing over the holiday season; we have given it the name Christmas in Pelham. Activities are avaliable during the months of November & December for the whole family, visit our event listings below.

As of Monday, October 16, College faculty in Ontario represented by OPSEU are on strike. This strike includes faculty at Niagara College.

Do you have any suggestions on how the Town should use your money to improve our Town? Council will begin our 2018 budget process with a special public meeting where we listen to you and other members of the community about what you would like to see in next year’s and future budgets. That meeting will occur on Monday, October 23 at 6:30 PM in the Council Chamber at Town Hall.

Join us for the Pelham Outdoor Christmas Market located under the arches in Fonthill, for an outdoor celebration where residents gather with friends and family to celebrate the tradition and romance of Christmas. Get some Christmas shopping done, whilst enjoying the tastes, sights, sounds and smells of the tradition of Christmas.

On Saturday, November 11th, the Lions Clubs in the Niagara Region are hosting a Lions Quest (Social – Emotional Skills for Students) Workshop for elementary school teachers and student supporting staff in the Niagara Region.  The cost of the training is fully funded by the Lions Clubs in the Niagara Region and beyond.

There are different ways of calculating the performance of a mutual fund.* Are you familiar with them?

Is there a magic formula for investment success? Not really-although you might not know it when you see advertisements for investment products and services supposedly designed to make investing a "sure thing."  The truth is that there are few guarantees in the investment world. But once you learn to ignore the exaggerated claims and become familiar with the important principles of investing, you'll find there's much you can do to put yourself on the road to success. Here are five things every investor should know. 

We love Halloween for a lot of reasons: the costumes, pumpkin carving, and we can’t forget the food! If you’re having a Halloween party this year, or are looking to start a new tradition, we’ve created some spooktacular recipes and ideas that’ll get your family and friends into the spirit of the holiday.

Start off your evening with appetizers that will set the mood and get everyone excited for the spooky night ahead. Try serving our Full Moon Sliders or Deviled Eggs with Chives!

Come experience an old fashioned evening stroll in Downtown Fonthill on Wednesday November 15th, 2017 6pm-9pm.

Discover truly original gift ideas as our Downtown stores transform with festive decorations and OPEN LATE to welcome you with shopping specials and Small Town friendly, good cheer.

Check out all the special offers and exciting happenings that our local businesses have planned for the Holiday Gift Showcase & Downtown Stroll this year!

Our #Stroll2017 Particpating Businesses include:

A Comprehensive Safety Program That Prepares Children to Stay Home Alone. Is your child ready to stay home alone? The Home Alone Safety for Kids program helps children and their families get ready for their child's first steps towards independence and being home without adult supervision. This safety program is ideally suited for children ages 9-12 years old. Safety and accident prevention are the common theme throughout this program.

The Town of Pelham is creating a legacy piece for our community to hang in the new Pelham Community Centre. This quilt, made by a local resident, will be made up of 15 iconic symbols that represent Canada. Residents are encouraged to choose a symbol that that they feel most connected with to have their name stitched on the back of. Residents can sponsor a square of their choice on quilt for just $15.00. The completed quilt will be unveiled at the Pelham Christmas Market. There are only 150 Squares Available. Get YOURS while quantities last!

​Everyone acts like getting bangs is such a big decision. "Should I get bangs?" is something you've probably wondered at least once in your life. Although it may not sound like a big deal to some, cutting your bangs (or fringe) is actually quite an important decision for most of us. After all, you're changing your look completely, and what if you don't even like it? Where is the 'undo' option?!

Understanding wishes and filling a home full of dreams is how they do it – often with images.  You too can sell faster and for more money, when your home is staged. Interior decorating is a great start, but for the best look, nothing beats a well staged home. Your home, condo, cottage or any property can be transformed no matter what the size. We turn any home, large or small, into a home that buyers will want to make their own by preparing it to be market ready when listed for sale or rent. Our staging is installed with your target buyer in mind.

Sometimes you meet new friends in the most unexpected places. This past weekend my life's path crossed with a very special pilgrim - Nick Appelman. Nick builds inukshuks in remote settings across Niagara and then shares online reflections about what inspired him to create each of his works.

You can follow his journey on Instagram where he posts under the identity of


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