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Lincoln proactive on Prudhomme’s

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Town of Lincoln has added community improvement grants to its Prudhomme’s Landing wishlist. The Town’s Planning & Economic Development committee heard a staff pitch for a community improvement ...

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Community Care thanks Christmas Hamper donors

With donations in, Community Care of West Niagara (CCWN) has turned its attention to preparing Christmas Hampers to go out to those in need next week. “We want to thank everyone who participated in this year’s Christmas hamper ...

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Lincoln poised to extend cannabis control bylaw

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Lincoln’s Planning & Economic Development committee has put its support behind extending the Town’s interim control bylaw regarding cannabis at its Monday meeting. If passed by council at the upcoming Dec. 1 ...

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Town of Lincoln

Free dental care to come for low-income seniors

The Province of Ontario has begun funding free, routine dental care for low-income seniors. Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff announced that the government is investing $90 million yearly into the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program ...

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Volunteers help on Serve Saturday

Mountainview Christian Reformed Church members got in the giving spirit last month for their Serve Saturday. About 50 people gathered in the church gymnasium for breakfast before shifting focus to “serve sites” throughout the ...

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Lincoln considers tourism coordinator hire

By Tristan Marks NewsNow A new tourism and economic development coordinator is part of Town of Lincoln’s consideration as part of its tourism strategy budgeting. This item was included as part of a $115,000 budget increase as pa ...

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Ontario ombudsman: Niagara CAO hiring an “inside job”

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé called on Niagara Region last Friday to improve its practices after his investigation found its hiring of former chief administrative officer Carmen D’Angelo was “compromised” b ...

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Grimsby considers prohibition on site alterations

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While ongoing site alteration issues within the Town of Grimsby have proven difficult to resolve, so too has been arriving at a consensus among councillors on a possible solution. A detailed report came to counci ...

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Town of Grimsby

Grimsby Council hears feedback from public on proposed cannabis bylaws

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Prospective small-scale cannabis producers fear that proposed bylaws will strengthen the blackmarket while restricting legal trade at Grimsby’s Planning and Development Committee Cannabis Land Use Review ...

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Lincoln stakeholders give feedback on proposed pot bylaws

By Tristan Marks NewsNow Lincoln residents expressed concern around potential consequences from Lincoln’s proposed cannabis bylaws. The Town of Lincoln held a follow-up to last month’s cannabis production land-use open house s ...

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