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Police seize drugs in raid

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Police seize drugs in raid

A suspected St. Catharines drug dealer was arrested for the third time by Niagara Regional Police Monday. Police said since November of this year members of the St. Catharines street crime unit have been investigating occupants of a Lowell Ave. residence for selling drugs from the residence. “As a result of the investigation … police obtained […]

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City Christmas card design chosen

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City Christmas card design chosen

Two hundred and fifty school children across Port Colborne entered the city’s annual Christmas Card design contest, Mayor John Maloney told council Monday night The contest was open to all children who live or go to school in Port Colborne, up to and including those in Grade 8. Submissions could have been painted with fingers […]

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Garage fire in Welland

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Garage fire in Welland

Welland firefighters spent nearly two hours putting out a garage fire behind 169 East Main St. Sunday night. Welland Fire and Emergency Services were called out at 10:30 p.m. for the report of a structure fire, with fire dispatch reporting multiple 911 calls. As firefighters approached the scene, they reported seeing heavy smoke coming from […]

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Port men arrested after home invasion

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Port men arrested after home invasion

Two Port Colborne men have been charged with break and enter and aggravated assault after a home invasion Monday morning, said Niagara Regional Police. Police said the suspects, Jeff Ward and Ronald Tanguay, forcibly entered a residence on Killaly St. and assaulted the home owner and his son. The incident took place at approximately 5:00 […]

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Events at the Port Colborne Public Library

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Events at the Port Colborne Public Library

At the library EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR AUTISM SEMINAR Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 2 p.m. Join Wendy Arscott in this valuable seminar about autism. Call 905-834-6512 for more information. SPECIAL HOLIDAY KIDS’ YOGA WITH NADIA Monday, Dec. 22 at 10:15 am. For ages 4 to 10. Cost is $4.00. Call Nadia at 905-329-9841 to register. 
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Busy day at museum

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Busy day at museum

Before the gates officially opened for the 38th annual Grand Old Christmas Festival at Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum, people were already lined up outside the Carriage House. The reason, the Christmas pudding and sauce made by volunteers from Arabella’s Tea Room. “There was a big line-up, it started at 11:15 a.m.,” said Michelle […]

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