Thorold city council could be knocking a few important items off of a lengthy list of outstanding projects this budget by dipping into a $17 million hydro reserve fund.
Jeff Blay, Special to The Standard
Jeff Blay is a graduate of Niagara College's journalism print program. He interned with the Ontario Hockey League's Niagara IceDogs in the Media Relations department for two seasons followed by The Hockey News magazine. He started his journalism career working at the Peace River Record-Gazette in Peace River, Alberta, before returning to the Niagara region to write for the Thorold Niagara News. Jeff also covers the Thorold Jr. B Blackhawks on Thursday nights for the St. Catharines Standard.
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The Thorold Secondary Golden Eagles defeated the Eden Flyers 37-29 Monday in the annual Standard High School Basketball Tournament opener.
The 23rd annual Thorold Santa Claus Parade took place Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013 in downtown Thorold. Relive the parade or catch up on what you missed by viewing our video and photo gallery.
The 23rd annual Thorold Santa Claus Parade is taking place Saturday, Nov. 30 beginning at 4 p.m. at Monsignor Clancy school, proceeding east down Sullivan Ave. and ending on Front St. in downtown Thorold.
The Welland Jr. Canadians defeated the Thorold Blackhawks 3-2 Thursday in GOJHL action.
Thorold residents aren’t sure of the best route to cut back spending on the city’s fire services, but they’re certainly firm in avoiding a merger with St. Catharines.
It’s not difficult for Don McMillan to think back 50 years to the day John F. Kennedy was shot to death at the grassy knoll.
Thorold residents are being called upon to donate blood once again on December 12.
Thorold is making strides in becoming a more accessible community for all.
The Niagara Falls Canucks defeated the Thorold Blackhawks 5-2 Thursday night at the Thorold Arena.
Thorold resident and nurse Marian Landry spent 18 days in the central Philippines in late-January, early- February. She reacts to the typhoon devastation.
Thorold celebrated it's 22nd Annual Tree of Lights campaign that aims to raise $50,000 toward the purchase of equipment for the kidney care program at the St. Catharines Hospital.
If you’ve been to a heritage event or designation ceremony in Thorold, you’ve likely met Pamela Minns.
For Cpl. Graham Bettes, Remembrance Day is not just a time to think about the comrades he’s served with – it’s a time to remember all of the brave men and women who fought before him.
It was good ol’ fashioned hockey game, as some might say, between the Thorold Blackhawks and Port Colborne Pirates Thursday.
Retired NHLer Owen Nolan headlines this year’s list of inductees for Thorold’s sports hall of fame.
Thorold is the latest municipality to join an effort to ban smoking in certain public places throughout Niagara.
Controversy surrounding the new Thorold seniors’ centre has surfaced once again – this as the expected December grand opening approaches.
Thorold residents will finally have a chance to weigh in on the future of the city’s fire and emergency services.
Edward Pendykoski didn't talk much about experiences at war, but his family is certainly remembering him as a “very proud veteran”.