Junior counsellor at War Amps seminar
Hamilton’s Benjamin Faulknor has been invited to be a junior counsellor and role model at The War Amps 2019 Ontario Child Amputee (CHAMP) Seminar from April 26 to 28 in Burlington. The 17-year-old, who is a right leg amputee, applied to be a junior counsellor so he could give back by answering questions and offering advice to younger champs.
Trinidad and Tobago association spring brunch
The Trinidad and Tobago Association of Hamilton is having a spring brunch April 14 at 2 p.m. The event will include an afternoon of Caribbean food, music and entertainment. The brunch is at St. Stephen on the Mount, 625 Concession St. Tickets cost $40 for adults, $35 for seniors and $15 for kids 12 and under. For information, phone 905-312-4548.
Lakeshore West GO trains reduced service
Lakeshore West GO trains will run hourly through the weekend, until the end of service Sunday, because of track replacement work at Exhibition GO Station. Riders can expect delays of 10 minutes in both directions as trains slow down near Exhibition Station. This is the first of four weekends coming up with scheduled track replacement along the Lakeshore West line.