School spirit is so strong at Niagara College, you can now find it in a bottle. On January 16, the College’s Teaching Distillery made history by releasing its inaugural product: Eau-de-vie de Fruits, Fruit Spirit.

The Town is looking for people who have an interest in contributing to their community to make Niagara-on-the-Lake a great place to live, work and play!

The Libraries in Niagara Cooperative is reaching out to encourage our communities to read for 15 minutes on January 25, 2019 to help celebrate Family Literacy Day. LiNC libraries would like to join the Read for 15 challenge with the goal of promoting the importance of literacy in our communities.  And, we hope to become one of the most ‘readerly’ libraries in the province.

In just five years, Niagara Falls entrepreneur Matt Bonanno went from making raw pet food for his dog in his home to a 12,000-square-foot state-of-the-art production facility. With the help of Niagara College’s Research & Innovation division, Bonanno’s brand Iron Will Raw has become an industry leader in holistic pet food.

Service reaching Niagara Falls and St. Catharines arrives four years early. ​At 5:19 a.m. this morning Niagara residents got their first chance to take advantage of daily commuter GO Train service between and Toronto and Niagara Falls. Two-way daily GO Train service has significant economic potential for our region.

This winter Niagara residents will experience the benefits of Niagara Region Transit service enhancements involving extended hours, a new express route and the addition of a new stop. On Jan. 7, 2019 route and schedule improvements will begin and provide increased service capacity and additional transfer opportunities to give more options to transit riders.

Niagara College is projecting a record winter-term enrolment this January. Over 2,000 students are expected to begin their studies at the Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake campuses as Winter Orientation kicks off the term on Friday, Jan. 4. “We are thrilled to welcome our new students to experience college life and begin their journeys to success,” said Niagara College President Dan Patterson. “With our student-focused, inclusive approach to applied learning at Niagara College, we continue to attract students from across Canada and around the world to study with us.”

December 31 is just around the corner, but it might not be too late to take some steps that could make a noticeable difference when come tax time. With that in mind, here are 8 important year-end reminders.

Christmas tree collection will take place on your regular collection day during the week of Jan. 7 - 11, 2019. Artificial trees are not collected. Use the large item collection service to dispose of artificial trees.

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Program Advisory Opportunity

Are you passionate about nurturing our communities’ assets by inspiring civic action in our current and future community leaders? The Leadership Niagara Program Advisory Committee (PAC) is now actively seeking passionate, experienced and community focused committee members to contribute to shaping diverse learning experiences for our growing suite of programs.


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