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New programs and old favourites in Welland’s Wellness Guide

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New programs and old favourites in Welland’s Wellness Guide

There are new programs popping up this fall at the Welland Community Wellness Complex (WCWC). All new and continuing programs can be found in the city’s newly released fall/winter Wellness Guide. Program participants will continue to enjoy their favourite programs, but also have the opportunity to try something new. Staff are happy to announce that […]

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Moana leads off Welland’s 2017 ‘Big Movie Night’

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Moana leads off Welland’s 2017 ‘Big Movie Night’

The City of Welland is releasing its second annual Big Movie Night series on Saturday, August 26, 2017, with Disney’s animated film Moana. Initiated in 2016, shortly after the addition of City’s LED Big Screen at Civic Square, the Big Movie Night series offers free block buster movies and refreshments for families to enjoy. Big […]

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Lots of family fun at St. George Family Day

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Lots of family fun at St. George Family Day

St. George Park in Welland was alive with fun for all families Sunday August 20/2017 at the annual St. George Family Day. Fun activities for the kids was the main focus at the event featuring pool activities, games, a bubbleologist, and a presentation about dinosaurs. The evening concluded with family fireworks. Formed over 50 years […]

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Vintage RC aircraft take to the skies at Marshville Airpark

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Vintage RC aircraft take to the skies at Marshville Airpark

The skies over Marshville Airpark had vintage RC aircraft from the early days of flight to 1939 showing their stuff Saturday August 19/2017 as the Rose City Model Flyers held their 7th annual Vintage Wings Fly-In. Aviation aficionados of all ages participated in the event, watching different models in flight, talking about aircraft and sharing […]

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City delegation returns from Ottawa encouraged by constructive meetings

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City delegation returns from Ottawa encouraged by constructive meetings

A delegation of elected officials and senior staff from the City of Welland met with provincial and federal officials this week at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference in Ottawa. Welland’s delegation was comprised of Mayor Frank Campion, several Councillors, Director of Economic Development Dan Degazio, and Chief Administrative Officer Gary Long. Welland […]

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Cause identified in Windshield King fire

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Cause identified in Windshield King fire

The cause of last Thursday’s fire at the Windshield King in Welland was revealed as accidental. “The cause is accidental and the source has been identified as an electrical appliance,” said Adam Eckhart, Deputy Fire Chief City of Welland Fire and Emergency Services Department Wednesday August 16/2017. Welland firefighters with mutual assistance from the Town […]

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