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Author Craig Davidson comes to Port Colborne Thursday

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Author Craig Davidson comes to Port Colborne Thursday

The Canadian Authors Series continues on February 23rd with Craig Davidson presenting Precious Cargo, a heartfelt, funny and surprising memoir about one year spent driving a bus full of children with special needs. With his last novel, Cataract City, Davidson was nominated for the Giller Prize and established himself as one of Canada’s most talented […]

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LCHS and Holy Cross take top spots in inaugural Maker Challenge

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LCHS and Holy Cross take top spots in inaugural Maker Challenge

Lakeshore Catholic High School and Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School take first and second place in Brock University’s inaugural Maker Challenge last week. The event brought together students from six high schools in Niagara, Peel and southwestern Ontario to showcase their technological talents. It was held during Brock’s Ninth Annual Tech Showcase, which took place […]

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More than just Cookies for Elena, Communities Rally together

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More than just Cookies for Elena, Communities Rally together

Let’s all do our part for baby “Elena” 💜 This is how it all started, Jay the Pie Guy posted on Facebook last Wednesday that they would be selling chocolate chip cookies for baby Elena from Thursday, February 16 until the following Thursday, February 23. The cookies have a purple heart iced on them and […]

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PCOS production of My Fair Lady opens this weekend

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PCOS production of My Fair Lady opens this weekend

“The task of directing a show of this caliber is exciting,” said Iraina Neufeld, director for this years production of the Port Colborne Operatic Society’s My Fair Lady. “This is a really great cast and incredibly talented.” My Fair Lady is a musical based on George Bernard Shaw’s ‘Pypmalion’ with book and lyrics by Alan […]

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Port Colborne business convicted for fire code violations

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Port Colborne business convicted for fire code violations

A Port Colborne business – 1825081 Ontario Inc. – was convicted earlier this month in Provincial Offences Court for failing to comply with the Ontario Fire Code and was fined $17,500 in accordance with the provisions of the Fire Protection and Prevention Act. On June 30 of last year, Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services […]

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Weekend SportsFest benefits local charities

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Weekend SportsFest benefits local charities

SportsFest returned this past weekend to the City of Port Colborne for its 18th year. This Festival of sports is a city-wide family-friendly community event providing activities for all ages and interests, encouraging everyone to PORTicipate. The Mayors Cup Invitational Hockey Tournament was held at the Vale Health and Wellness Centre over the three day […]

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