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Drivers suffer life threatening injuries

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Drivers suffer life threatening injuries

Two people were flown to Hamilton General Hospital by ORNGE air ambulance after a head-on collision Saturday morning, said Niagara Regional Police. Police, Welland Fire and Emergency Services and Niagara EMS paramedics all responded to East Main St., near Darby Rd., at 1 a.m. for the report of a car crash. An initial investigation revealed […]

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Open doors at Niagara College

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Open doors at Niagara College

  Niagara College will swing its doors wide open next weekend to give the public a rare opportunity to explore the Welland and Niagara –on-the-Lake campuses. During the first-ever Doors Open NC, guests will have access to many of the college’s innovative teaching labs and state-of-the-art facilities, allowing them to venture into spaces that wouldn’t […]

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Fort Erie man assaulted

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Fort Erie man assaulted

A 38 year old Fort Erie man was taken to hospital Sunday night suffering a laceration to his head, and minor bruising to his body following an assault. Niagara Regional Police also said the man was hit repeatedly with a a conducted energy weapon. In a release, police said the man went to a Roxborough […]

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Police arrest suspected drug dealer

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Police arrest suspected drug dealer

A 51 year old Welland man faces a number of charges after being pulled over by Niagara Regional Police Sunday. In a release, police said Charles Laro was pulled for for Highway Traffic Act violations, and during the stop Laro was arrested for obstruction. “Further investigation lead to the seizure of a quantity of controlled […]

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Welland firefighters taking part in Movember

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Welland firefighters taking part in Movember

In the past five years, Welland Professional Firefighters have raised $14,000 for men’s health during Movember. Movember began in 2003 in Melbourne, Australia, with 30 men and has grown into a global movement with four million participants across 21 countries worldwide. Each year men grow moustaches to raise awareness of men’s health issues, especially testicular […]

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Green ELFS need donations for Christmas event

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Green ELFS need donations for Christmas event

Gently-used toys, such as dolls, action figures, puzzles, board games, DVDs for all ages, and sporting goods, like skates, are needed to help Niagara Region Helping Green ELFS’ (Ever Loving Family Support) third annual Family Free Christmas Shopping Event. Organizer Lisa Green said donations are being accepted at her home in Welland, and drop off […]

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