• Borthwick Memorial Golf Tournament

    The 44th annual Dick Borthwick Memorial Golf Tournament was held Monday at the Hamilton Golf & Country Club. The fundraising event, named after the former head pro who served the club for almost three decades and claimed the 1949 Canadian PGA Championship, began in 1971 to support Branchton Camp, a camp near Cambridge for persons […]

  • Adapting to a sad reality that should not exist

    More than 7,000 Hamilton families visit a food bank each month. That is the sad reality. At any given time, according to Hamilton Food Share, about 35,000 Hamiltonians experience “food insecurity.” That means those people do not have reliable access to enough affordable, nutritious food. Yet another sad reality in our community. Many who depend […]

  • Hamilton Food banks meeting growing need with extended hours

    The face of poverty is changing. That means Hamilton’s food banks need to change right along with it. The city’s food banks will soon be extending their hours of operation to reach more of Hamilton’s “working poor” who can’t easily access their services during the traditional operating hours of 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday […]