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Race celebrates 90 years of women’s air racing

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Race celebrates 90 years of women’s air racing

The landings were perfect Friday, June 21/2019, at the Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport as 49 teams, 109 women pilots, crossed the finish line in the 43rd 2019 Annual Air Race Classic (ARC). This is the first time the event has landed at the Pelham airport. The teams left from Jackson, Tennessee, on Tuesday, June […]

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Welland launches Seniors’ Month with celebrations

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Welland launches Seniors’ Month with celebrations

City of Welland press release – Welland Council and city staff are wishing Niagara’s older adults a happy and healthy Seniors’ Month with an official launch and flag raising at the Welland Community Wellness Complex on Friday, June 7/2019. Seniors’ Month is a time to celebrate Niagara’s older generation and pay tribute to the benefits […]

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Welland’s Recreation Corridor connects people to places

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Welland’s Recreation Corridor connects people to places

City of Welland press release – The City of Welland is celebrating another summer on the Recreation Corridor with exciting concerts, elite flatwater competitions, beautiful trails, and a recreational waterway that connects people to places through activity and interactive signage. The Recreation Corridor is a branding strategy to promote the city’s community assets and to […]

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Welland International Flatwater Centre launches new website

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Welland International Flatwater Centre launches new website

City of Welland press release – Considered by many athletes and officials to be one of the best flat-water venues in the world, the Welland International Flatwater Centre (WIFC) has enhanced its customer service levels with a brand new website that is easy to navigate and restructured with an attractive and simple interface. In addition, […]

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Welland church offices find new home at Seaway Mall

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Welland church offices find new home at Seaway Mall

Seaway Mall press release – February 24, 2019 marked a turning point for the Welland Be In Christ Church. “Firefighters were dispatched at 7:06 p.m. Sunday when multiple callers reported smoke and flames coming from the church on the north side of the street. Heavy smoke blew northeast from the blaze, creating poor visibility on […]

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Forks Rd. bridge demolition expected to commence Monday

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Forks Rd. bridge demolition expected to commence Monday

Since the City of Welland closed the Forks Rd. bridge last November as it has become a public safety hazard, there has been much discussion and planning to come up with a solution to the problem. “A thorough inspection of the bridge deemed the structure not safe; therefore, staff made a decision to restrict vehicular […]

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