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Food Drive canvassers going door-to-door Saturday

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Food Drive canvassers going door-to-door Saturday

Volunteers still needed for both events The Welland and Port Colborne/Wainfleet annual Food Drives are happening this Saturday Nov. 4/2017, don’t forget to set out your donations of non-perishable food items for volunteers to pick up. “We’re asking people in Port Colborne to have their food out for collection by 9 a.m. Saturday,” said Jeremy […]

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Mayor’s Story Time at the Wainfleet Library

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Mayor’s Story Time at the Wainfleet Library

Wainfleet Mayor April Jeffs took the opportunity to spend some time with primary students from William E. Brown and St. Elizabeth Schools as part of Ontario Public Library Week Monday Oct. 16/2017. Focussed on a farming theme, the Mayor sported a flannel shirt and western hat as she led the children in a guessing game […]

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Three United Ways of Niagara announce amalgamation

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Three United Ways of Niagara announce amalgamation

Move aims to fight poverty, build strong communities and help kids through a more regional approach The United Way currently operates three independent organizations in the Niagara Region – St. Catharines and District, South Niagara, and Niagara Falls and Greater Fort Erie. Each of the boards for the three organizations has voted to solidify a partnership […]

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Newly renovated Wainfleet Arena reopens

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Newly renovated Wainfleet Arena reopens

Amid considerable interest and excitement, the Wainfleet Arena officially reopened Sunday Oct. 1/2017 after extensive renovations spanning over three years. The Arena renovation began in 2015 with the replacement of the arena floor and dasherboards, as well as some ice-making equipment and addressing a few health and safety concerns. Subsequent phases of the project would […]

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And the 2017 Iron Farmer is…

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And the 2017 Iron Farmer is…

After a tough afternoon of competition Saturday Sept. 23/2017, Chris Emery of Wainfleet earned the title of Wainfleet’s 2017 Iron Farmer. The Iron Farmer competition took place the final day of the annual Wainfleet Fall Fair. David Wyatt organized the competition which is now in its fourth year. “It’s really a fun way of showcasing […]

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New digital signage in Wainfleet

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New digital signage in Wainfleet

The Township of Wainfleet officially launched its new digital sign directly in front of the Township Office. The sign represents several years of planning and consideration in terms of the best way to embrace this new technology. Alderman Richard Dykstra, who has been spearheading the project since its inception, was pleased to see the sign […]

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