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Right-turns-only on Pelham panned

Right-turns-only on Pelham panned

As traffic levels increase, turns onto Pelham Street become harder in the absence of traffic lights BY VOICE STAFF Pelham drivers and business owners are upset with a Town Council proposal to force right turns-only onto Pelham Street in downtown Font
Youth partying-up a mess in Harold Black Park

Youth partying-up a mess in Harold Black Park

Local resident sees fire-risk in unsupervised bonfires BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE Residents in the neighbourhood surrounding Harold Black Park are concerned that the beloved public space is becoming party central for local youth.
COLUMN SIX: Babe has left, yet lives on

COLUMN SIX: Babe has left, yet lives on

BY SAMUEL PICCOLO Special to the VOICE Clarice Jacobs died last week. That in itself isn’t surprising: she had just turned 87 years old and lived longer than a woman born in 1930 might have been expected to.
NPCA gets new CAO

NPCA gets new CAO

At a special meeting of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board of Directors held on Thursday, June 22, the Board appointed Mark Brickell as CAO/Secretary-Treasurer of the NPCA.
Niagara Police Chief Jeff McGuire to retire

Niagara Police Chief Jeff McGuire to retire

Niagara Police Chief Jeff McGuire has informed the Regional Municipality of Niagara Police Services Board of his decision to retire, effective July 14, 2017, having served his original five year contract term and opting not to work a three-year exten
The Voice: June 14 2017

The Voice: June 14 2017

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Pelham Street business owners respond to Summerfest changes

Pelham Street business owners respond to Summerfest changes

BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE Taking into consideration input from local business owners, the Pelham Summerfest organizing committee recently acknowledged that it would be implementing several changes tailored to improve this year’s event.
Town names Fire Station #3 after former Chief Jim Phelps

Town names Fire Station #3 after former Chief Jim Phelps

BY NATE SMELLE The VOICE Family, friends and a small army of firefighters packed Town Council chambers on June 5 to honour Pelham’s former fire chief Jim Phelps. Serving with the St.
Town to temporarily transform Fenwick's main street into lawn

Town to temporarily transform Fenwick's main street into lawn

BY VOICE STAFF During their June 5 meeting, Pelham Town Council announced that it will be teaming up with Young Sod Farms to encourage local children to put down their handheld electronic devices and Come Alive Outside.
Cankerworms in Pelham? Town says no, readers say "help"

Cankerworms in Pelham? Town says no, readers say "help"

BY VOICE STAFF Cities across Canada have been reporting an increase in insect infestations this year. Throughout southern Ontario this spring, cankerworms seem to be doing the most damage.