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March Break: Things to do; Monday March 16

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March Break: Things to do; Monday March 16

Looking for things to do with the children tomorrow? Here’s some March Break activities from around our community for Monday Mar. 16/2015. Lots of activities for all ages. Port Colborne Public Library Title:Tot Time “St. Patrick’s Day Stories, Crafts & Games” Time: 2 – 3 p.m. Participant information: For ages 2 to 4 with a […]

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City renews Welland Transit agreement

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City renews Welland Transit agreement

That City of Port Colborne renewed its agreement with Welland Transit to run the community bus for another three year term. Welland Transit provides not only the community bus, but also a bus link service between Port Colborne and Welland. The agreement ends March 31, 2018. The service began in 2008, and was renewed in […]

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Students challenged in engineering competition

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Students challenged in engineering competition

Twenty students from Niagara Catholic District School Board put their skills to the test Saturday in an engineering and design competition that saw them build and test wind turbines. The competition — part of a series of activities taking place worldwide to mark the National Engineering Month — was put on by the Niagara Chapter […]

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Two youths charged with arson

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Two youths charged with arson

Two 14 year olds were arrested and charged with arson in connection with a fire this past Monday in Welland. Niagara Regional Police said the two, who can’t be named due to the Youth Criminal Justice Act, were arrested on Thursday and Friday.  Welland Fire and Emergency Services firefighters were called to 111 Victoria St. Monday just […]

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Welland teen arrested

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Welland teen arrested

Niagara Regional Police have arrested and charged a 17 year old Welland teen in connection with a robbery this past weekend. Police said a Welland Taxi driver was robbed at gunpoint on King St. in Welland Saturday, Feb. 28. Officers converged on the area, but were unable to locate the suspect who ran toward Welland […]

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Police investigating suspicious garage fire

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Police investigating suspicious garage fire

Niagara Regional Police investigators are looking into a suspicious garage fire on Victoria St. in Welland. Welland Fire and Emergency Services Deputy Chief Brian Kennedy said damage to the garage at 111 Victoria St. is estimated at $30,000. Ten career and 22 volunteer firefighters responded to the call just before 9 p.m. Monday night for […]

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