Did you know that Family Tree Maker is releasing a new version later this summer?

Family Tree Maker 2019 is being promoted as having improved features from 2017. This software is my go-to product for creating reports, custom trees etc.

I especially like the sync feature it provides between an Ancestry tree and the standalone software. I can add or edit family trees on the go (at libraries, etc) and then sync it to Family Tree Maker at home to allow the creation of various products. ~ Paul Wilson

Choo! Warm weather, sunshine, what could possibly be bad about spring? Melting snow and green trees are a joy to many but are woe to the spring allergy sufferer. Opening windows to let the fresh air in can actually be catastrophic for seasonal allergy victims.

July 7, 2019 Best Festival voted by you! Floating is FREE, entertainment all day & evening, a ton of food and artisan vendors, bouncy castles for the kids and an amazing fireworks show, what a party!

Join us Sunday for the annual Summerfest Car Show! Registration starts at 8 am,  or pre-register now at: Registration is $10 for car and driver

Fire up the grill! These meaty dinners, featuring steak, seafood and chicken, are loaded up with a variety of easy sides and sweet treats guaranteed to please Dad this Father’s Day.

Help the 3rd Fonthill Scouting group....FILL A CANOE! In the coming weeks the Beavers, Cubs and Scouts will be around town collecting non-perishable donations for Pelham Cares!

See them this Saturday, at Merrittville Speedway, follow this link for more information.

Get your tickets now! Don’t miss out on this fantastic day of fun and frivolity including REAL LIVE UNICORNS, drone demos, swimming, WATER PARK, learn to ride a paddle board, play lacrosse, bingo, LIVE BANDS plus much, much more.

Fonthill Kinsmen President Brendan Young presents cheque to Gillian's Place to student volunteer,  Tessa Piccolo,  Kinsmen Kevin Twomey presenting plaque,  Michelle Gibson from E.L. Crossley Secondary School Student Services. 

Fonthill Kinsmen Brandon Young presents cheque to Wellspring Niagara to co recipient student volunteer,  Nicholas Yioldassis,  Kinsmen Kevin Twomey presenting plaque,  Valerie Brennand from Centennial Secondary School Student Services. 

Age is not a hindrance to good taste and desire to look attractive. A flattering haircut and a beautiful hairstyle are affordable in any age.

Culinary students from highs schools across the region are set to compete at the 9th annual Niagara Nutrition Partners Breakfast Gala Niagara Student Cook-off competition at Amici’s Banquet and Conference Centre on Thursday, May 30th.

We’ve got something for every taste. From classic to daring, our burger, garnish, condiment and bun ideas will make this summer a barbecue season worth celebrating. You’ll find it’s fun to mix and match innovative toppings with your favourite burgers, whether you’re making your own patties or stocking up on our flavourful fresh or frozen ones. There’s enough variety to keep things lively all summer long!

On Saturday May 25th Lucchetta Homes marked the launch of their Davis Heights townhome development with a special 'Sip & Savour' charity event in support of

"The way people think about retirement is changing. It’s really important to help baby boomers and younger people to understand that retirement is no longer a destination,” said Ellis Katsof.

Years ago, when people would retire, Katsof explained many didn’t live much longer past their retirement — maybe 10 years. Today, many of us are living 20 to 30 years into the retirement chapter of our lives.”

Come close out the weekend with us on Summerfest Sunday in Peace Park, starting with our pancake breakfast; only $5 a person! (running from 9 am until noon).

Join us for the The Butcher & Banker Charity Golf Tournament at Peninsula Lakes Golf Club on July 8th. Chance to win a trip to the Masters in Augusta Georgia. All proceeds go to Community Care.

It’s that time of year where proms, grads , weddings and special events are getting planned

Grandview farms Wedding venue, is an Equestrian Centre offering our 20 acres of farm property for Wedding Venues!

Grandview Farms is excited to be hosting another year of Summer Horse Camps.  We are pleased to offer campers an opportunity to enjoy horse back riding throughout the year.


Spring offers the perfect chance for the first “deep clean” of the year. Weather is warmer, offering the chance for general airing out of homes; washing of windows; cleaning carpets; washing draperies; dusting thoroughly; pressure washing patios and driveways; tidying of closets and collecting donations for charity.


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