Welland hosted the 2015 World Dragon Boat Racing Championships, August 19 – 23, at the Welland International Flatwater Centre North Course. The best dragon boat crews from around the globe came to our City to compete and celebrate the love of their sport.

Before coloring your hair as a precaution, an allergy test should always be taken 48 hours before each colour session to ensure you're safe.  We are taking allergies and reactions seriously.

People who colour their hair are increasingly aware of product ingredients and are conscious of the choices they make.  Salon Allegra offers clients the same perfect results they would expect  but with a reduced risk of developing allergy because we test and have products that don’t cause a reaction.

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre 2015/16 HOT TICKET Membership - Advance access and discounted tickets and more!

Are you looking for an explanation to understand the difficulties you are experiencing during this lifetime? Conscious Awakening and your individual Soul Plan could provide you with the illusive answer. Every single one of us is in a state of on-going Conscious Awakening and we are becoming more aware of this process of evolution en masse. It’s the reason movies such as Avatar, The Matrix, and Interstellar have garnered so much interest. There is a deep knowing that we are more than the flesh and blood human suit we wear.


Located in quaint downtown Fonthill area in a century, converted commercial home. Completely renovated exterior. 
One of 3 treatment rooms available (with shared reception area,) available September 1st 2015. Currently offering treatments in Massage Therapy & Skin care/Esthetics with established clientele. Welcoming persons in the same or any relating health/general wellness field. Part or full time lease options currently available.



Thanks to Peter Murray of Omni Media for sharing the link to the video below, which was produced by Singapore Community Chest (similar to a United Way).   What would you do if you were the man in the line?

Have you been to Fonthill Sobeys lately? If you have, you'll notice that you need to re-orient yourself. A few of the fantastic additions include a sushi and noodle bar, confectionary department to rival any county fair, cheese counter featuring products from around the world and ready made salads, side dishes, lunches and full meals. Take a few minutes to get reacquainted and we're sure you'll love what you find!

With the support of Canadian Tire Financial Services and Canadian Tire Jumpstart, the Snacks N’ Sneakers program at The Hope Centre will be helping parents that are facing hardships by providing their children with an equal playing field when it comes to participating in physical activity and being ready to learn. However, more support is needed…over 1,000 children in Welland are registered with The Hope Centre, many of whom will not have access to back to school essentials.  

Ann-Marie MacDonald is an author, actor, playwright and broadcaster. Her work as actor and playwright has earned her numerous prestigious awards and award nominations. Fall on Your Knees burst onto the literary scene as a critically-acclaimed international bestseller. The Way the Crow Flies followed, also becoming an international bestseller. Ann-Marie’s latest novel, Adult Onset, is a #1 National Bestseller and finalist for the Lambda Literary Awards’ Lesbian General Fiction Award.

When it comes to investing, there's not a one-size-fits-all approach. Your portfolio should be tailored to your situation and the amount of risk you're comfortable taking. In this short video, Investment Strategist Craig Fehr discusses a few key considerations related to your risk tolerance.

The Pelham Minor Baseball Association had all 8 of their Interlock baseball teams qualify for the Niagara Interlock Championships this past weekend. Congratulations to the Star Tile Centre Rookie Ball team, the Willowbrook Nurseries Mosquito team, and the Buckner’s Source for Sports Peewee team for capturing the Niagara South Interlock  Champion titles, and advancing to the Finals against the North Interlock.



This week, Councillors Accursi, Durley, King, Papp and Rybiak and I will attend the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference in Niagara Falls. The annual three-day conference offers a range of learning sessions and networking opportunities and organizers expect more than 1,600 delegates!

Cutting and trimming that damaged summer hair will help give it new life and have it looking bouncy and beautiful in time for school's start.

We've changed our logo to reflect our focus on Heating and Air Conditioning products.  While we still can perform minor plumbing repairs to support our dedicated customers, our growth over the past few years has been in the HVAC marketplace.

Our commitment to providing quality products and superior service has made us one of  Ontario's largest Rheem dealers with over 300 HVAC system installs in the past year alone.

Have you been to the Cat Adoption Center at the Seaway Mall yet?  If you haven’t, drop by for a few minutes….you might just find a great new friend. Est-ce que  vous avez eu la chance d’aller au Centre d’Adoption des Chats au Seaway Mall ? Sinon,  passez par là pour quelques minutes… se peut que vous trouverez un(e) nouvel(le)  ami (e).

How do you choose a financial advisor? Like most people, you probably are busy with your work and family, and may not have the time or expertise needed to thoroughly understand the investment world.

Leadership Niagara is now accepting Non-for-profit project applications.  Each year the Leadership Niagara class is split up in groups of 4 to 7 leaders. Each group is paired up with a local non for profit to work together to improve or develop an initiative of by that NFP. 

It can be hard to choose one hairstyle. There are so many options - which can be a pro and a con. To narrow it down you might want to try the following ideas.



A couple of weeks ago, I wrote that “Since there are currently no Federal or Provincial grants available [for a potential new community centre], the Town will continue to lobby for a policy change and for funding.” Now, I am asking for your help with this effort.

The Buckner's PeeWee Panthers faced off against Niagara Falls 3 in playoff action.  The Panthers pitchers Ben Shirton, James Nero and Nicholas Fraraccio allowed 7 hits while striking out 8.  The offense was strong with Owen Miller, Ethan Engel Josh Penachetti on base in each of their at bats.  Defensively the Panthers were led by Jacob Shirton behind the plate, Aiden Belding and Anthony Battista up the middle and Jonah Lohr and Jack Dodd in the outfield.  The final score was a 12-7 win for the Panthers who continue their playoff quest this week.


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