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Tips to Save on Holiday Shopping in Thorold

Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday crowds and line-ups. Consider these tips to help you save during the holiday season in Thorold. Shop Mid-week. Some studies show that many Niagara retailers typically promote their sales on Tuesdays or Wednesdays. For example, every Wednesday at Henderson’s Pharmacy, seniors save 20% on regular priced merchandise. De-stress. Did […]

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Thorold Santa Claus Parade | TCAG Collaboration

It looks like the Thorold Community Activities Group had fun teaming up with other groups to collaborate in the Thorold Santa Claus Parade held on Saturday, November 25. Showing genuine energy and enthusiasm Zach Root entertained the streetside audience by bringing the TCAG mascot, Camper, to life. Players on the Thorold Junior B Blackhawks joined […]

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Thorold Christmas Art and Craft Show | Major Local Attraction

As a major local attraction, the Thorold Christmas Art and Craft Show proved to be the biggest event of the season for our community. Visitors traveled from near and far to discover a creative community at the Thorold Christmas Art and Craft Show on November 18-19. Thorold Secondary School was packed with hand-made items.  Pictured […]

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Thorold Christmas Art Craft Show Offers Creative Variety

Creative variety is one phrase to describe the Thorold Christmas Art Craft Show.  The 24th annual community event organized by Cathy Henderson will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 18 -19, at the Thorold Secondary School on Ormond St.  Visitors who appreciate unique art and craft creations will be in the perfect place. Looking […]

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Meet Solace Newcomer | Aesthetician Debbie Leason

Meet Solace newcomer and Aesthetician Debbie Leason. Debbie recently relocated from Muskoka to live in Niagara and she is excited to join the team at Solace Hair and Esthetics in Thorold. Debbie grew up most of her life in Muskoka, but we can tell her that Thorold is the best place to be. She owned […]

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Club Capri Gala Celebrates 100 Years

Celebrating a century of Italian heritage in Thorold, Club Capri hosted its 100th Anniversary Gala on October 28. Close to 300 patrons enjoyed an elegant evening that started with a cocktail reception followed by an exquisite dinner and musical entertainment by the Introduction band. Numerous presentations by dignitaries honoured the Order of the Sons of […]

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Canine Costume Contest | Puppy Promenade | Downtown Thorold

Halloween might be a ruff experience with stylish paws in Downtown Thorold. The first-ever Canine Costume Contest and Puppy Promenade will be a dog lover’s treat in Downtown Thorold on October 28, from 10 to 11 am. Dog lovers are invited to get creative in a costume to match up in dressed up canine friends […]

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Yoga Centre of Niagara Hosts Business After Five

When the Business After Five event was hosted at the Yoga Centre of Niagara on September 21 visitors were introduced to more than the traditional physical, mental, and spiritual practices. The networking event held in collaboration with the Greater Thorold Business Council featured a variety of services associated with the Yoga Centre including artists, hair […]

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Thorold Terry Fox Run Shows Teamwork

Working together to out run cancer, families and friends teamed up to support the Thorold Terry Fox Run  on September 17. Participants were inspired by Mike Charron to pull together to help fund cancer research. Since it started 29 years ago, Charron has organized the Terry Fox Run every year in Thorold. Three generations of […]

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Terry Fox Run | September 17

Participation by people helping others keeps the Terry Fox Run moving forward as Thorold residents are being inspired to support the national campaign. Michael Charron has volunteered to organize Thorold’s Terry Fox Run annually since the event kicked off here 29 years ago. Charron says their first event in Thorold raised $2,308.75. In 2016, almost […]

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