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Row, row, row your boat

Jan 28 2015

Twenty-three teams from schools in Brant, Niagara, Hamilton and Thames Valley competed in the Skills Ontario cardboard boat races Tuesday at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre. Students were given two 4x8-foot sheets of cardboard, some duct tape and glue to create their designs. There are eight such elementary races being held this week throughout Ontario.

A skilled-trades network for female teens

Nov 20 2014

For both young Niagara women, a yearning for skilled trades was bred in the bone.

As a kid, Melissa Mussari was captivated by watching her father renovate their Queenston home.

And Tiffany Stevenson couldn't get enough of observing her grandfather tinker on antique cars.