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Author needed to know how to smuggle two tons of pot

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Author needed to know how to smuggle two tons of pot

Newfoundland’s Lisa Moore had a bit of a problem when trying to write her novel, Caught, she told a nearly-packed house at the Readings at Roselawn Authors Series Thursday night in Port Colborne. Moore, who was been nominated for a British Man Booker Prize, Writer’s Trust award and the Giller Prize, needed to know how […]

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Great day on the bay

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Great day on the bay

A collection of photos of some people enjoying a beautiful Sunday on Gravelly Bay, on Lake Erie. There were numerous anglers trying to catch fish inside the harbour bay of Sugarloaf Harbour Marina, while others were out past a stone breakwall walking on the ice of Gravelly Bay. Some were even headed toward the breakwall, […]

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Not just sports at Sportsfest

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Not just sports at Sportsfest

Roselawn Centre was full of artists from across Niagara displaying their original works in juried fine art show as part of Port Colborne’s Sportsfest. The annual event has activities for everyone, ranging from the Mayor’s Cup Hockey Tournament, volleyball tournament, winter mountain bike race challenge, trap and skeet shooting, soup cookoff to snow golf and […]

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Camper fire under investigation

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Camper fire under investigation

An RV camper fire Friday night in Port Colborne is under investigation by the city’s fire prevention officer. The fire was reported by a passerby just after 10 p.m. and Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services were quickly on scene. When firefighters arrived at the corner of Elm St. and Rosedale Ave. they found an […]

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Bridges raising awareness of dental care needs

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Bridges raising awareness of dental care needs

Bridges Community Health Centre wants to raise awareness of dental care needs in the Port Colborne, Wainfleet and Fort Erie areas and needs your help collecting information. The information will be used to advocate for dental health services for people with little to no coverage in the three cities. According to a release from Bridges, […]

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Timber cabin could find new home at museum

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Timber cabin could find new home at museum

A timber cabin, estimated to be at least 160 years old, could find a home on the grounds of Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum this month. Museum director/curator Stephanie Powell Baswick said the timber cabin, currently sitting on property on Miller Rd. in Port Colborne, is believed to have been built sometime between 1803 […]

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