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Cathy Pelletier

Cathy Pelletier

Cathy Pelletier has been a newspaper journalist/editor since 1998. Before that she was published in magazines as a reporter and as a fiction writer. She is a two-time winner of OCNA awards for her columns. In 2017 she and husband Bob Liddycoat launched the online Thorold News before merging with Village Media in Dec. 2018. Currently, she is a writer for ThoroldNews.com

Recent Work by Cathy

Will Holy Rosary Hall fall to the wrecking ball?

Will Holy Rosary Hall fall to the wrecking ball?

While the Knights of Columbus—along with other passionate parishioners—continue to fight for Holy Rosary Hall, Father Michael Basque maintains operating costs are mounting.
Sentance’s second place stomp far from a crushing de-feet

Sentance’s second place stomp far from a crushing de-feet

Ken Sentance’s purple-stained feet didn’t generate as much grape juice as his opponent, but it was far from a crushing de-feet for the Thorold councillor. See video below
Jeffs opens Thorold office

Jeffs opens Thorold office

Progressive Conservative candidate, April Jeffs, opened a Thorold campaign office this week
Thorold Legion gives back

Thorold Legion gives back

Legion Week continues with a look at how Branch 17 helps boost its community
Music and mini reunions happen Fridays at the Legion

Music and mini reunions happen Fridays at the Legion

Friday nights at the Legion set the stage for mini Thorold reunions, as people frequently find friendly faces from their past among the music-lovers.
Thorold Terry Fox Run reaches milestone <b>(7 photos)</b>

Thorold Terry Fox Run reaches milestone (7 photos)

Michael Charron was thrilled to see Thorold's donations top the $400,000 mark
First student welcome event a success <b>(11 photos)</b>

First student welcome event a success (11 photos)

About 300 to 350 people took advantage of Front Street free-for-all Saturday
Bringing warmth through coat drive

Bringing warmth through coat drive

Thoroldites donated more than 220 coats and other winter clothing items
Thorold Legion launches Legion Week

Thorold Legion launches Legion Week

Events are being featured at Thorold Legion Branch 17 this week
Thorold catches garage sale fever <b>(4 photos)</b>

Thorold catches garage sale fever (4 photos)

Bargain hunters came out in full force Saturday, enticed by Thorold-wide garage sales