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Help end homelessness with pancake breakfast

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Help end homelessness with pancake breakfast

As the cold winds of January hit our faces, we need to think about those who have to face the issue of homelessness in our community. You can help people in need and its very easy to do. Come out to the 7th Annual Port Cares Pancake Breakfast, enjoy some hospitality while helping those in […]

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Port Colborne developing Parks & Recreation Master Plan

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Port Colborne developing Parks & Recreation Master Plan

City of Port Colborne press release – The City of Port Colborne is currently in the process of developing a Parks and Recreation Master Plan to guide the City’s direction for parks, fields, trails, recreational facilities, events, recreation and leisure programming for the next 10 years. The City has commissioned MacNaughton Hermsen Britton Clarkson Planning […]

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City of Port Colborne launches Business Visitation program

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City of Port Colborne launches Business Visitation program

City of Port Colborne press release – In an effort to enhance communication between City staff and the business community, the Businesses Visitation Program has been launched to introduce business owners and managers to a single point of contact, create opportunities to voice concerns, and discuss how the City can facilitate retention and growth. City […]

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Affordable housing in Niagara: situation critical

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Affordable housing in Niagara: situation critical

Housing crisis in Niagara prompts investigations of affordable housing solutions Living in Niagara is becoming a luxury that the people who currently live and work here can no longer afford. Supply and demand is causing rents to a level beyond affordability, there’s a shortage of affordable housing available and people of Niagara are losing hope. […]

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Port Colborne wants public input on Retail Cannabis stores

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Port Colborne wants public input on Retail Cannabis stores

The City of Port Colbrone is looking for public input about allowing licensed retail cannabis outlets in the city before council makes a decision at the Monday, Jan. 14/2019, meeting of council. “City of Port Colborne Council members have a decision to make: to opt-in or opt-out of permitting licensed retail cannabis outlets in the […]

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Old fashioned family fun at Christmas Festival

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Old fashioned family fun at Christmas Festival

The grounds of the Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum were packed Sunday Dec. 2/2018 for the 42nd Annual Grand Old Christmas Festival. Hot apple cider, roasted chestnuts, Christmas crafts were just a few of the highlights of the festival. “This is amazing,” museum curator Stephanie Powell Baswick said Sunday. “I think every family in […]

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