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Collaboration will improve electricity infrastructure and reliability for Port Colborne area

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Collaboration will improve electricity infrastructure and reliability for Port Colborne area

Hydro One press release – On Friday, July 5/2019, Hydro One, Ontario’s largest electricity transmission and distribution company, announced plans to invest approximately $30 million to advance the refurbishment of the Port Colborne Transmission Station to improve reliability for the City of Port Colborne. In the interim, Hydro One will move forward to energize a […]

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Floatfest 2019 a big hit for everyone

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Floatfest 2019 a big hit for everyone

There’s nothing better than spending a beautiful afternoon floating on the Welland Recreational Waterway with a few thousand or more like-minded people. The recreational canal was jam-packed with floaters of all ages enjoying the fourth annual Canadian Tire Welland Floatfest Sunday, July 7/2019 at the Welland Scuba Park. “It’s been an amazing day,” Floatfest founder […]

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Community benefits from Port Colborne tradition

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Community benefits from Port Colborne tradition

The 89th Annual Port Colborne Lions Carnival is up and running this weekend at the Lions Field Park. The long-running event is a tradition in Port Colborne that has been benefitting the community for many years. “It is a big tradition in Port Colborne,” Port Colborne Lions Club president said. “I remember coming here with […]

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Floaty, family fun hits the canal this weekend

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Floaty, family fun hits the canal this weekend

Grab your floaties and the family this Sunday and come down to the Welland Scuba Park for the fourth annual Canadian Tire Welland Floatfest. “This is the fourth year of the event,” Phil Gladman, the founder of the event said. “Next year being the milestone 5th, with grand plans already in the works for the […]

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Niagara Community Foundation commits support for local food and farm sector

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Niagara Community Foundation commits support for local food and farm sector

Armstrong Strategy Group press release – The Niagara Community Foundation is proud to announce its commitment to supporting the Fair Finance Fund (Fund), a new social finance fund for the local food and farm sector. The Fund lends to social enterprises across the food system that provide demonstrable social, environmental, and economic benefits. Every penny […]

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Backstage drama in the spotlight

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Backstage drama in the spotlight

Showboat Festival Theatre press release – She may be a rookie director, but at the helm of a show about backstage drama at a summer theatre, Mairi Babb is in her element. “It’s a world I know,” said Babb, who is making her directorial debut with Early August at Showboat Festival Theatre in Port Colborne […]

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