Quinn Landry, 2, of Welland is fascinated with heavy eqiupment, backhoes especially, BERND FRANKE/Welland Tribune

Little eyes, big, big trucks

Officially, Saturday’s touch-a-truck event at Welland Farmers Market marked the end to National Public Works Week in Canada.

Cancer survivors, in yellow T-shirts, are followed by Welland Centennial Secondary School students at a Relay for Life fundraiser that collected more than $51,000. LAURA BARTON/Welland Tribune

Centennial exceeds $50,000 target

Cougar Country was full of pride Friday as nearly half the student population at Welland Centennial Secondary School took part in a cancer walk.

Heather Ott holds an example of a relief kits she's asking people to put together to help Syrian refugees.

Relief kits needed for refugees

Although efforts to help bring more Syrian refugees to Niagara have been put on hold by the federal government, there is still something that can be d