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Paint the pavement: take two

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Paint the pavement: take two

Canboro Rd. and Effingham St. in Ridgeville was a hive of activity Wednesday as volunteers of all ages took part in the “Paint the Pavement” street mural community event organized by the Town of Pelham and the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation. This is the second attempt to complete this project, the first attempt was […]

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Feathered friends visit Welland Public Library

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Feathered friends visit Welland Public Library

The Welland Public Library Diamond Trail Branch had some special visitors Tuesday. Matthew Morgan of Canadian Raptor Conservancy brought out five different raptors as part of a unique learning experience. Morgan showed and discussed the characteristics of five different birds during the presentation; a harris hawk, a barn owl, a turkey vulture, a red-tailed hawk […]

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Crowds of people enjoy local Canada Day celebrations

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Crowds of people enjoy local Canada Day celebrations

A little bit of rain didn’t stop the fun for people celebrating Canada Day in Welland, Pelham and Port Colborne. Welland’s celebrations were capped off with the official lighting ceremony, red and white for Canada Day,  of the East Main Street bridge. Erie Media’s photo gallery shows some highlights from all three locations.

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South Niagara Canada Day celebrations

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South Niagara Canada Day celebrations

Where are you spending Canada Day? Welland, Pelham, Port Colborne? Check out the schedule of events for Canada Day celebrations around South Niagara. Welland: Wednesday July 1st, 2015 Memorial Park, 405 Memorial Park Drive, Welland 2:00 p.m.:  Canada Day Cake Exciting Lineup of Performers! 1:00 p.m.:  Opening Ceremonies O Canada by Laura Sabo 2:00 p.m. […]

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Events help out Pelham Cares

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Events help out Pelham Cares

The 3rd annual Heirloom Craft Show at Vermeer’s Garden Centre and Flower Shop was held on Saturday June 20th.  Food and monetary donations were accepted by Pelham Cares volunteers, for admission to the show, and to be included in the draw. “Thank you to Etsy Artisans Niagara, and Vermeers Garden Centre for hosting Pelham Cares, and […]

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Village of East Fonthill development underway

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Village of East Fonthill development underway

A project that has been 25 years in the making became reality last Friday as dignitaries, elected officials and guests participated in a ground-breaking ceremony to celebrate the start of development of the Village of East Fonthill. The approximately 50 acres of the East Fonthill Development is jointly owned by the Town of Pelham and Fonthill […]

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