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Canada Goat Golf Open celebrates 25 years

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Canada Goat Golf Open celebrates 25 years

The Niagara Community Foundation and the Goats are heading back once again to the Cherry Hill Club. The Foundation will host the 25th Anniversary Canada Goat Open Golf Tournament June 6, 2017 at the Cherry Hill Club in Ridgeway. To date, the tournament has raised more than $1 million for charities across Niagara and for […]

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Niagara Community Foundation funds $138,000 in local projects

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Niagara Community Foundation funds $138,000 in local projects

Thirty-two charities and programs across Niagara have been granted a total of $138,000 from the Niagara Community Foundation. Among the projects the Foundation will fund from this round of Community Grants, Mini-Grants and Canada 150 grants are a $10,000 community grant for a new natural playground at Bethlehem Place and $9,000 in Canada 150 grants […]

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WIFC prepares for 2017 competition season

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WIFC prepares for 2017 competition season

The Welland International Flatwater Centre is scheduled to host over 30 competition events this year, and is becoming the venue of choice to conduct workshops and coaching development programs. City staff are excited to participate in a busy 2017 competition season on the waterway, and have also implemented operational changes to support Council’s direction to […]

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Mother-to-Mother breastfeeding support group comes to Fort Erie

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Mother-to-Mother breastfeeding support group comes to Fort Erie

La Leche League Niagara will be holding its first monthly meeting on May 19 at the Fort Erie Native Centre. The meeting will meet the third Friday of each month from 10-11am. LLLC Leaders operate more than 200 LLLC Groups in communities across the country. In Niagara, the organization holds monthly meetings in St. Catharines, […]

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Snowbirds Fort Erie performance cancelled

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Snowbirds Fort Erie performance cancelled

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds have cancelled their show scheduled for May 24 in Fort Erie. In total they have cancelled six performances before resuming their 2017 schedule. “A reduced training period hampered by poor weather which continued into the show season, resulted in numerous cancelled practices. As a result, more training is required before the […]

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Pelham Changing Through the Years

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Pelham Changing Through the Years

The Mayor’s Report with Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn Since Statistics Canada recently released additional information from the 2016 Census, I thought I would write here about the demographics of Pelham. And, since they also provide information for communities from the 2011, 2006, 2001 and 1996 Census, one can compare the make-up and changes of our […]

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