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Port Colborne warns of home inspection deception

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Port Colborne warns of home inspection deception

The City of Port Colborne has issued a warning on their Facebook account Sunday Sept. 24/2017, warning Port Colborne residents of a company going door-to-door insisting on doing home inspections. “The Port Colborne Fire & Emergency Services is warning residents of a company currently going door-to-door in Port Colborne insisting on conducting Home Inspections. Residents […]

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Giving back to the community, Tiretrackers hosts food drive

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Giving back to the community, Tiretrackers hosts food drive

For Floyd Jacobs, giving back to the community is very important to him as a Port Colborne business owner. The owner of Tiretrackers held an open house Saturday raising food donations for the Port Cares Reach Out Centre. “We are calling it an open house for our customers but also making it a food drive […]

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Niagara comes together to raise funds for cancer research

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Niagara comes together to raise funds for cancer research

Thousands of Niagara residents young and old laced up their running shoes Sunday Sept. 17/2017 to take part in the 37th annual Terry Fox Run to raise money towards cancer research. Runs were held in Welland, Port Colborne, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines/Thorold at Brock University. In Port Colborne, Terry Fox Run organizer Nancy Salvage spoke […]

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Remembering the 77th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

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Remembering the 77th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

In a small remembrance ceremony in Port Colborne Sunday Sept. 17/2017 the 77th anniversary of the Battle of Britain was celebrated. The Battle of Britain was a major air battle in the Second World War fought in the skies over Britain between members of the Royal Air Force and the Luftwaffe. In the course of the […]

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Smile Cookies can help save lives

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Smile Cookies can help save lives

This week is Smile Cookie week at local Tim Horton’s establishments and in Port Colborne, if you buy your Smile Cookies at either the Main St. W. or the West Side Rd. location, you are helping to keep people safe. During the campaign, when you purchase a Smile Cookie, the entire amount of the purchase […]

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Cover Crops topic of Niagara South crop tour

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Cover Crops topic of Niagara South crop tour

Local crop farmers from across Niagara South gathered Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 for their annual Summer Crop Tour at a field on Second Concession, near Brookfield Road in Port Colborne. With threatening weather in the area, the group of 40 was unable to observe and walk through a demonstration of a variety of different tillage […]

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