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MacFrugals provides Christmas meal
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:23:36 EST
People were lined up outside MacFrugals’ Welland location at 6 a.m. hoping to be one of 100 to receive a Christmas hamper.Inside those hampers were the ingredients for a Christmas dinner - a family size ham, potatoes, vegetables and stuffing - said company president Gary Clemmensen.
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Deck the Halls wraps up
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:56:51 EST
While the weather outside may have been frightful on Friday, it certainly put people in the holiday spirit for the Deck the Falls walking tour.
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Santa comes to Market Square
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:39:25 EST
Welland’s Market Square was field with the festive spirit Saturday morning.“We’re celebrating Christmas at the Market, it’s a long-standing tradition in Welland,” said Cassandra Magazzeni, the city’s arts and culture coordinator arts.“The market is one of the community’s gathering places and it’s a great place to celebrate.”Santa Claus greeted visi
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Fire inside corn dryer
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:04:12 EST
Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services firefighters spent about an hour fighting a fire at the former Ingredion Canada plant - now part of Jungbunzlauer Canada - on Saturday.Firefighters were called out just before 10:30 a.m. for the report of a fire inside a dryer in the facility, at the of Invertose Drive.
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Have you seen Tyler?
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:03:49 EST
Ottawa police say a missing 15-year-old boy may be on his way to Niagara.
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Updated: 'Hate crime' at regional meeting
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:28:13 EST
A man who was at Thursday’s regional council meeting to discuss racism was himself the target of bigotry as the meeting was getting underway.
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Niagara RIDE check results in arrest
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:17:38 EST
One driver was arrested and another had their licence suspended for three days during a RIDE check in St. Catharines and Niagara-on-the-Lake overnight.
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Motorist faces lengthy jail term
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:13:57 EST
A motorist stopped at the Peace Bridge faces up to 40 years behind bars after he pleaded guilty in a U.S. court to a cocaine charge.
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SEARCH ENGINE: Intercom at border for convenience
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:20:57 EST
You ask... We answer. Q: My husband and I travel across the border at the Peace Bridge in Fort Erie frequently, as we have property in the Finger Lakes. More often than not, recently, there appears to be no one at the Nexus lane booth upon our return back into Canada. We scan our Nexus cards as usual and upon approaching the booth, the door is clos
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Yesterday and Today: Still there after 140 years
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:22:33 EST
Our old photo this week shows a building that has occupied a substantial part of the south side of St. Paul Street for the past 140 years.
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The future of cancer treatment
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:59:59 EST
To the untrained eye, the mess of squiggles and crude pictures on the whiteboard could appear as nothing other than child’s drawing.
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No details on Port Weller future
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:35:49 EST
Despite continuing hopes that the Port Weller dry docks will again be operational, the only recent activity apparent at the facility has been the demolition of a few buildings.
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One hurt in snowmobile crash
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:06:27 EST
A snowmobile rider was airlifted to a Hamilton hospital following a crash on the Friendship Trail in Port Colborne Thursday evening. Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services Chief Tom Cartwright said three snowmobiles were eastbound on the trail, which runs between Port Colborne and Fort Erie, when the crash took place at just after 9:30 p.m.
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Iron ore top performer for Seaway
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:56:03 EST
Grain shipments on the St. Lawrence Seaway continue to be down, according to figures released for November by the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp. Though grain was down 10.46 per cent, overall cargo shipped in November was 2,617,000 metric tonnes, up 8.45 per cent over the same time period last year.
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Jail term for impaired driver
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:51:04 EST
A part of Romy Lam died on Aug. 29, 2013.
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