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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Stereotypes in health care about obese people could have deadly consequences

BEYOND LOCAL: Stereotypes in health care about obese people could have deadly consequences

Science tells us that body weight is not just about lifestyle, and yet health-care providers often assume that people with obesity are lazy and lack willpower, and that fatness is the only relevant health issue
Thorold driver among those facing impaired charges

Thorold driver among those facing impaired charges

Eight drivers charged in the region
Spartans top Blue Devils

Spartans top Blue Devils

Win moves Spartans into second place in South West Division
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Cuts to library services will be greater in smaller cities, expert says

BEYOND LOCAL: Cuts to library services will be greater in smaller cities, expert says

The Ford government’s cuts to libraries must be fought and ultimately rescinded, according to Associate Professor at Western
TCAG Summer Camp approaching

TCAG Summer Camp approaching

Thorold Community Activities Group's annual Summer Camp will soon be in session, featuring daily swimming, weekly themes, trips and extended care hours at no extra charge
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The social and financial cost of high school dropouts

BEYOND LOCAL: The social and financial cost of high school dropouts

Policies that cut school expenditures under the premise of “doing more with less” can also contribute to a decrease in high school graduation rates that could easily cancel out those savings, expert says
Detective Pikachu is 'chuckle-worthy'

Detective Pikachu is 'chuckle-worthy'

Ryan Walsh finds 'Detective Pikachu' refreshing and engaging
New initiatives for community involved in active transportation

New initiatives for community involved in active transportation

Events coming June through September
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> To what extent should employers control tips in the hospitality sector?

BEYOND LOCAL: To what extent should employers control tips in the hospitality sector?

Hospitality workers across the country are concerned about efforts by employers to zero in on their tips. The ongoing labour dispute at the Rainforest Cafe in Niagara Falls underscores the alarm
'Amazing Grace' a gift to gospel music fans

'Amazing Grace' a gift to gospel music fans

If you like gospel music, you’ll love this film