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Port Colborne Lions donate towards Ophthalmology Microscope

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Port Colborne Lions donate towards Ophthalmology Microscope

On March 31, the Lions Club of Port Colborne generously donated $10,000 to OneFoundation for Niagara Health System as part of Lions’ Eye Care’s $200,000 commitment for the purchase of a new microscope for Ophthalmology at Niagara Health. The new microscope contains advanced and accurate technology that helps Niagara Health’s team of ophthalmologists perform delicate […]

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Meet the 2017 PCW Chamber president’s award winners

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Last Thursday Mar. 23 the winners of the 2017 President’s Awards were announced at a gala celebration held by the Port Colborne Wainfleet Chamber of Commerce. “The President’s Awards was a spectacular celebration for Port Colborne and Wainfleet’s outstanding citizens, businesses and students who make our communities great,” Dolores Fabiano, executive director Port Colborne Wainfleet […]

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Port gem, Tuck Jewellers, polishing up for move

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Port gem, Tuck Jewellers, polishing up for move

“The Store of Quality,” J. R. Tuck took pride in what he crafted and what he sold. This tradition continues today four generations later. From the first store on what was East Street to West Street until the fire in 1925, to a temporary location on Charlotte Street to 10 Clarence Street and now on […]

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SoupFest warms the heart, heals the soul and helps the community

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SoupFest warms the heart, heals the soul and helps the community

We are all invited to raise a bowl and dip our spoons to help end hunger in our community, the 8th Annual Port Cares SoupFest is Thursday Apr. 6. “This is one of the premiere community events in our town,” Port Cares executive director Christine Clark Lafleur said. “SoupFest is a gathering of people all across […]

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PC Fire Department receives Optimist Respect for Law award

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PC Fire Department receives Optimist Respect for Law award

The Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Department is this year’s winner of the Respect for Law award from the Port Colborne Optimist Club. They received the award at the club’s regular meeting Wednesday Mar. 22. “It is certainly nice for the Fire Department to be recognized for our efforts in the community,” Chief Tom Cartwright […]

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Canadian Author Series hosting Giller Prize finalist Zoe Whittall

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Canadian Author Series hosting Giller Prize finalist Zoe Whittall

The next author to take the stage at Roselawn Centre for the Arts in Port Colborne is the 2016 Giller Prize finalist Zoe Whittall. She will be showcasing her new book The Best Kind of People Thursday March 30 at the popular author series. A press release from the Canadian Author Series said “Whittall’s contemporary, […]

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