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A full complement of 144 golfers gathered at the beautiful Peninsula Lakes Golf Club in Fonthill for the 6th Annual Sobeys Golf Tournament in support of Niagara Nutrition Partners. Surpassing a goal of $18,000, golfers’ generosity brought in $20,000, bringing the total funds raised over 6 years to almost $80,000. The Sobeys Fonthill team continues their commitment to Niagara wide student nutrition programs which is already a vital part of the day for more than 17,000 children in the Niagara Region. SobeysFonthill owner, Ron Kore, believes that, “no child should go hungry and every child should be given the opportunity to be the best they can be. The tournament is a way I can involve the community in giving back. This gives back to many children across Niagara including my hometown of Pelham.”

We are so proud of our member Mike who has just wrapped up 4 years as Chair of District Youth Committee.

While so-called “intact” families (with both of the biological or adoptive parents still present) remain the majority in Canada, stepfamilies, also known as blended families, continue to grow in number. In fact, the latest census shows that a child entering adolescence has a more than one-in-three chance of no longer living with his or her original family.

Salmon: This fish is loaded with the strong hair supporters like Vitamin D and protein, but it also contains omega-3 fatty acids that promote hair growth by keeping your scalp healthy.

Five local restaurant Chefs from Churchhill Natural Meats , Iggy's Pub & Grub; FORE Restaurant at Peninsula Lakes Golf Club; The Righteous Monger (purveyor of fine foods at Kame & Kettle Beer Works ) and Root & Bone (new restauranteur opening soon in former location of Zest Kitchen) will be showcased as the Fonthill Lions once again host their highly popular outdoor fundraising party at G. L. Klager Park.

Introducing 3 fresh new fragrances in Scentsy Laundry. Enzyme the grime — and give your laundry an extra boost of fragrance! Our Laundry Liquid features a powerful 6-enzyme formula that attacks grime and dirt while leaving your clothes smelling fresh and clean. New fragrances include...

I am wondering about your thoughts on the work toward a seamless and integrated transit system for the Niagara Peninsula. You may recall that after working on an inter-municipal transit system for a few years, Staff presented a plan in 2010 for the Region to begin operating transit. As a response, the Cities of St. Catharines, Niagara Falls and Welland made a counter-proposal that the Region fund a system that the three services would operate. Regional Council approved this Niagara Region Transit for three years with the intent that if successful, the group could take further steps.

The risk of water damage across Canada continues to increase with more extreme storms, changes in rainfall patterns, faster snow melt, and rising sea levels.

Water damage, can destroy your sentimental or irreplaceable items, damage your flooring, your furniture and your electronic equipment and even cause potential health issues arising from mold.

Come support local community service by purchasing from our menu of Lion Burgers, Hot Dogs and their ever popular hand cut Lions Fries and Poutine. It is our honour to serve you as we join together as a community to celebrate our glorious country - The True North strong and free! #WeServe

Interested in transferring assets to your children? There are two routes you can take-pass assets along while you're alive, or leave them to your heirs when you die. Not everybody wants to wait until they die to transfer assets. You might want to give cash, property or investments today to help your children with their finances.

The Pelham Medical Associates hosted the third annual Pelham Peewee tournament on June 8-10th weekend for eight visiting Southern Ontario teams. Pelham beat Woodstock and Clinton to advance to the semi-finals against the Simcoe Majors on Sunday.  MVP medals were won by Trevor Heaslip for outstanding fielding at short stop, Jason Sviergula for several diving catches at centre and a home run, pitcher Connor Jolicoeur and Matthew Oakes for playing through injury and hitting a triple off the outfield fence. The entire team was producing clutch hits and solid fielding all weekend. 

The Rose City Seniors Centre Foundation Board awarded $1,000 bursaries to each of the four recipients.  Congratulations ladies.

Nothing brings people together like food—especially when they arrive at a party with their favourite saladlasagna or brownies in hand. It’s no wonder, then, that we always love a good potluck. It’s easy on your budget but—more important—it’s fun and delicious. After all, if sharing a table makes a stranger a friend, sharing a kitchen makes them family. Here are our top tips to help you throw a stress-free potluck.

As many of us know, the right hair colour can give life to your complexion and take years off your look. However, how many of us know that skin tone and hair shade must complement each other? It is recommended for fairer tones to go warm, medium tones to go neutral, and darker tones to go cool. Warm tones are considered olive or golden hues, for those with fair skin. The gold or warm tones reflect warmth onto the skin. If you use an ash colour, you may look washed out. Medium tones should stay neutral; not too cool or too warm but a bit of both. Deeper skin tones should stay in cool tones (for example: pinks or blues) to keep hair from looking flat.

Come Chill on the Hill in our fun filled Teen Chill Zone! No matter what you’re into, the Teen Chill Zone has something for you. The Pelham Summerfest Teen Chill Zone takes place on Saturday, July 21stfrom 7pm-11pm in Peace Park. Our thanks once again to Brock University for sponsoring the Teen Chill Zone! Brand new features to this year’s Teen Chill Zone include the Immunity Quest Escape Room from Mission Possible Escape Rooms, The Foto Hub Gaming RV with live printing to print your hashtagged twitter and Instagram pictures, as well as the Adrenaline Rush Inflatable Obstacle Course from Niagara Inflatables! 

This week on Thursday, June 21 at the Fonthill Bandshell Concerts - The Fab Four Fathers of Rock'n'Roll - presented by the Professional Referral Group. We kick off our 13th season with The Fab Four Fathers of Rock and Roll.  This is a Las Vegas-style tribute show honouring the music of four pioneers who almost single-handedly created rock and roll music: Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Fats Domino, Bo Diddley.

Let your tastebuds be the judge at SLIDERFEST 2018 presented by PenFinancial Credit Union. On Saturday August 25th the Fonthill Lions are once again hosting their highly anticipated Hometown Slider Throwdown.

Registration is OPEN for summer programs at the South Niagara Rowing Club.  Come out and try one of the region’s most unique and popular water sport.  And it’s for all ages

Here is our full line up and set times for this years Canadian Tire Welland Floatfest!

Grab a tube, a bite to eat, a blanket on the lawn, or whatever spot tickles your fancy and check out some great live entertainment!

Buyers continue to take their time to finalize property transactions as we continue through the spring market.

The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) reported 768 property sales processed through the NAR Multiple Listing Service (MLS®) system in May. This represents an 18.6% decrease in sales compared to May of last year.

The average days on market increased 72.2% from 18 to 31 in the residential freehold market and increased 94.4% from 18 to 35 in the condominium market.

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