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Magic comes to Welland as Santa visits Rose City

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Magic comes to Welland as Santa visits Rose City

The magic of Christmas came to Welland Saturday Nov.27/2018 as everyone’s favourite elf came for a visit with all his fans. You could see it on everyone’s face, young and old, as they lined the downtown core awaiting the arrival of Santa on his sled. Before his arrival 40 creative parade entrants entertained the crowd. […]

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Santa visiting South Niagara this weekend

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Santa visiting South Niagara this weekend

A special visitor is coming to South Niagara this weekend, everyone’s favourite jolly ole’ elf is scheduled to be in Welland and Fort Erie on Saturday and in St. Catharines Sunday. “I just wanted to come out and see all the wonderful boys and girls this weekend,” Santa said from his office in the North […]

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Toys for Tots annual concert helps families celebrate the holidays

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Toys for Tots annual concert helps families celebrate the holidays

If you are looking for a way to help make a child’s Christmas holidays more memorable come out and enjoy the annual Toys for Tots concert featuring an afternoon with local bands. “For the price of a new unwrapped toy or non-perishable food donation, people can enjoy a great afternoon of awesome music,” Toys for […]

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Welland Remembers Service and Sacrifice this November 11, 2018

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Welland Remembers Service and Sacrifice this November 11, 2018

The Mayor’s Report with Welland Mayor Frank Campion By Mayor Frank Campion – Canada has a long history of peacekeeping missions and takes pride in its reputation as a global contributor to international peace, security, and stability. As a peaceful nation, we have dedicated and will continue to dedicate resources to conflict prevention and worldwide […]

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Welland Museum observes Remembrance Day with special events

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Welland Museum observes Remembrance Day with special events

The Welland Museum is planning a couple of special events in honour of this year’s Remembrance Day. This year is a special anniversary celebrating 100 years since the armistice ending World War 1. This year, the museum will be holding a special service Sunday Nov. 11/2018 from 10:45 – 11:14 am. at the Cenotaph at […]

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War is hell! That’s why we remember

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War is hell! That’s why we remember

After the notes of the Last Post had faded away, the Wreaths of Remembrance were laid and the cadets were getting on the bus, World War 2 veteran Jim Summersides reflected for a moment in the Pelham Peace Park Sunday Nov. 14/2018. “We lost a lot of great people over there,” Summersides said. “I lost […]

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