August 04th, 2015 - Hospice Niagara’s 5 Car Draw Winners Announced
Hospice Niagara’s 5 Car Draw Winners Announced Five lucky people have won a new car through Hospice Niagara’s 7 Annual 5 Car Draw! At 6:30pm on Monday, August 3rd, during Rotary Ribfest at Montebello Park, St. Catharines, Hosp...   > more
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July 20th, 2015 - Crosby Named Governor of Rotary International District
Crosby Named Governor of Rotary International District Buffalo, NY – Kevin Crosby, Ph.D. of Lockport, NY has been selected to serve as Governor of Rotary District 7090 from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016. Rotary International, which was fo...   > more
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July 16th, 2015 - Wise Guys Charity trophy inspired by the memory of Chuck Smith
Wise Guys Charity trophy inspired by the memory of Chuck Smith The Chuck Smith Memorial trophy was inspired by the dedication and generosity of Wise Guys Charity Fund founder Chuck Smith. Designed and manufactured by The Brain Farm &nda...   > more
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June 10th, 2015 - Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act (Bill 18)
Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act (Bill 18)   Last Fall, the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014 was passed, which in turn has amended the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA).  The amendments reduce the hurd...   > more
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June 02nd, 2015 - Meridian contributes $100,000 to Achieving Dreams Campaign
Photo attached. Caption: From left, Wade Stayzer, Meridian vice president, Retail and Investment Services; Niagara College president Dan Patterson; Vivian Kinnaird, dean, Business, Hospitality and Environmental Studies; Bill Whyte, Meridian s...   > more
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May 28th, 2015 - Raising Health Care Above Par
Celebrating the success of the 2014 Niagara Golf Marathon! L - R: Niagara Golf Marathon Organizers: Adam Shields, Chris Sinclair, Matt Harris, Steve Way, along with Mike Watt, OneFoundation Board Chair. Raising Health Care Above Par Are you ...   > more
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May 05th, 2015 - TD announced as major Niagara Jazz Festival sponsor; additional Festival artists announced
Left to Right: Pat Darte, Lord Mayor, NOTL; Peter Shea, Co-Creator, Niagara Jazz Festival; Juliet Dunn, Executive Director, TD Niagara Jazz Festival; Coby Hawkins, District Vice President, Niagara Region, TD Canada Trust TD announced as major ...   > more
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May 04th, 2015 - Brock University-Niagara College partnership a game-changer
Brock University-Niagara College partnership a game-changer  Niagara College and Brock University have agreed to launch a unique partnership that will allow students to earn a Bachelor’s degree and an advanced diploma in game develop...   > more
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April 27th, 2015 - Business Link Media Group celebrates the accomplishments of Niagara’s next generation of business leaders
Business Link Media Group’s 12th Annual 40 Under Forty Business Achievement Award Recipients Announced Business Link Media Group will be celebrating the achievements of Niagara’s Top 40 Under Forty recipients on May 21, 2015 at the H...   > more
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April 21st, 2015 - Brock University signs partnership deal with Nike
Brock University has become one of the distinguished few schools in Canada to sign an exclusive product deal with Nike, the world’s leading athletic brand. While Nike supports many schools in varying degrees, Brock is joining an elite family o...   > more
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April 10th, 2015 - Niagara Jazz Festival announces 2015 Headliner, Michael Kaeshammer
Famed Canadian jazz pianist Michael Kaeshammer will headline the Niagara Jazz Festival’s 2015 Flagship event Friday, July 24th at Jackson-Triggs Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. The Festival’s second year will be held July 23-26, 2...   > more
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April 09th, 2015 - Niagara College breaks world record for World’s Largest Dessert Party
(From left) MasterChef Canada’s Danny Raposo, Event Management student and event chair Madison Vine, Welland Mayor Frank Campion, and Event Management program faculty Teri Canestraro and program coordinator and team advisory Christine ...   > more
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March 27th, 2015 - Brock University launches region-wide scholarship program
In an effort to help keep more of Niagara’s top students here in the region, Brock University has announced a plan to hand out more than 50 annual scholarships to graduating high school students. The Niagara Principal’s Scholarship, on...   > more
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March 24th, 2015 - Ontario Helps Secure 1,400 Jobs in Southwestern Ontario
Ontario Helps Secure 1,400 Jobs in Southwestern Ontario New Partnerships Bring Almost $44 Million in New Investments to Aerospace, Advanced Manufacturing and Food Processing Sectors   New strategic partnerships announced this week have leve...   > more
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March 18th, 2015 - New CEO named at Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce
New CEO named at Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Niagara) We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mishka Balsom as the new President and CEO of the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce. Balsom will be supported...   > more
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March 16th, 2015 - The General is Home
It was a journey 4,000 kilometres in the making, but one that goes back much further than that. To a round of cheers and applause, the 3,500-pound bronze statue of Maj.-Gen. Sir Isaac Brock, created by Canadian artist Danek Mozdzenski, was lowered...   > more
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March 16th, 2015 - Niagara College Teaching Brewery wins silver at Dublin Craft Beer Cup
Niagara College Teaching Brewery wins silver at Dublin Craft Beer Cup Irish eyes are smiling on the Niagara College Teaching Brewery. Staff and students at Niagara College’s Teaching Brewery are celebrating the success of its Brewmast...   > more
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March 04th, 2015 - Top Honours Handed Out to Grape and Wine Industry Promoters
During a weekend celebrating excellence in Ontario wine, eight individuals were recognized for their contributions to growing and promoting the province’s grape and wine industry. The award winners were revealed at the Cuvée Grand T...   > more
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March 03rd, 2015 - Report offers Niagara perspective on barriers to post-secondary education
Statistics Canada has reported that a university degree is a good investment. After all, most university graduates earn hundreds of thousands of dollars more in their careers than those with high school or college diplomas. Yet only 18 per cent o...   > more
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February 23rd, 2015 - Chamber Address Concerns on Ontario’s New Pension Plan at Consultation
Chamber Address Concerns on Ontario’s New Pension Plan at Consultation February 23, 2015 (Niagara) – Concern in the business community is rising around Ontario’s new proposed pension plan and if it will negatively impact econo...   > more
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February 13th, 2015 - Walker Family Commits $200,000 to Affordable Homes for Families in Ontario
ST. CATHARINES – With Ontario celebrating Family Day on Monday, it is with great excitement that the Habitat for Humanity affiliates of Niagara, South Georgian Bay, Halton and Windsor-Essex announce a remarkable $200,000 gift from the Walker fa...   > more
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February 12th, 2015 - Website launch is part of presidential search
Brock University has launched a new website to help in the search for a President and Vice-Chancellor to succeed Jack Lightstone, whose second and final five-year term will expire in June 2016. The presidential search is overseen by a 12-member sear...   > more
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February 04th, 2015 - Mayor of St. Catharines, Walter Sendzik addressed the City of St.Catharines
(Niagara) At the annual State of the City, newly appointed Mayor of St. Catharines, Walter Sendzik addressed the City of St. Catharines on January 30 at the Holiday Inn & Suites Conference Centre hosted by the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce....   > more
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January 27th, 2015 - Mayor Sendzik Delivers Inaugural Address on City’s Future
Mayor Sendzik Delivers Inaugural Address on City’s Future (Niagara) Newly appointed Mayor of St. Catharines, Walter Sendzik will be addressing the city for the first time at the 2015 State of the City of St. Catharines event, presented by th...   > more
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January 07th, 2015 - Goodman School of Business to honour Niagara wine visionary Len Pennachetti
Len Pennachetti, founder of Cave Spring Cellars and prominent supporter of Ontario’s wine industry, has been selected as the 2015 Distinguished Leader of Brock University’s Goodman School of Business. The Goodman School of Business&rsq...   > more
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December 19th, 2014 - RINALDI HOME RECOGNIZED
Rinaldi Homes is pleased to announce that it has been chosen as a Finalist in the Canadian Home Builders’ Association’s 2014 National SAM Awards for the Best Single Attached Home. The Benner Residence is part of Rinaldi Homes’ Ol...   > more
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December 12th, 2014 - Greater Niagara Announces Leadership Change
Greater Niagara Announces Leadership Change With the selection of Kithio Mwanzia as President and CEO of the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce (GNCC) looks forward to kicking off an extensive executive search proc...   > more
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December 09th, 2014 - New hub to build on NC’s culture of entrepreneurship
New hub to build on NC’s culture of entrepreneurship Building on its reputation as one of Ontario’s most entrepreneurial colleges, Niagara College will launch a new hub that will expand and enhance the college’s entrepreneurshi...   > more
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December 03rd, 2014 - Scottish Rite of Freemasonry gift supports NC technology students
The Niagara Valley of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry presented a $50,000 gift today in support of students in Niagara College’s School of Technology Studies.    The gift will be used to establish the Niagara ...   > more
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December 03rd, 2014 - Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards
Thank you to all of those who joined us for the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Nominee Breakfast, presented by CIBC, and sponsored by Henley Honda. We would also like to extend a special welcome to this year's Platinum sponsor, Brock Univ...   > more
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