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Staying fit with your kids

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Staying fit with your kids

Exercising as a family is a fun way to get outside in nature, reduce stress and bond with your kids. One new fitness trend that’s perfect for parents and kids is plogging, which combines the activity of outdoor jogging with picking up litter as you go. First started in Sweden in 2016, the plogging craze […]

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SIU investigating Fort Erie hospital incident

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SIU investigating Fort Erie hospital incident

At approximately 7:50 p.m. on Friday May 18/2018 5 District Uniform officers were called to the Urgent Care Centre at the Douglas Memorial Site in Fort Erie over reports of a stabbing. Not long after the officers were on scene, they interacted with a male. As a result of that interaction, the male suffered a […]

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Child struck by vehicle in Pelham

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Child struck by vehicle in Pelham

The Niagara Regional Police Service is investigating after a child was struck by a vehicle Thursday May 17/2018 while crossing the road at Canboro Rd. near Effingham St. in Pelham. “The child was transported by ambulance to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries,” a Niagara Regional Police Service press release said Friday. “The collision remains […]

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Male arrested for Fort Erie break and enters

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Male arrested for Fort Erie break and enters

On Thursday May 17/2018 uniform police officers responded to a break and enter in progress in the neighbourhood of Douglas Street and Murray Street in Fort Erie. A quick response lead to the arrest of Edward Carnegie.24. of Fort Erie. Carnegie is charged with Break and Enter, Commit Theft. Detectives from #5 District Criminal Investigation […]

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Two people suffer serious burns during weekend kitchen fire

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Two people suffer serious burns during weekend kitchen fire

Deputy Fire Chief Frank Biancucci urges residents to take care in the kitchen and cook safely after two people suffered serious burns due to a grease fire. The residents suffered injuries as a result of a fire at 623 Bunting Rd. Saturday, May 12 and were rushed to hospital. Biancucci said the residents were cooking […]

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Local History Snapshot: Alexandria Bridge

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Local History Snapshot: Alexandria Bridge

This week’s Local History Snapshot is the Alexandria Bridge in Welland from the Welland Museum. It is a photo taken in 1910, the bridge lit up before the Fireman’s Ball. This bridge was replaced by the East Main St. bridge and moved further down the canal.

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