Panthers on the prowl Saturday in Pelham were so hungry they went door-to-door hunting for food.
An Amber Alert remains in effect for a missing nine-year-old girl last seen in the company of her mother downtown in Welland.
Regional council is exceeding its own budget guidance, introducing a one per cent tax increase to support unspecified future infrastructure needs.
Burgoyne Bridge will be closed for 10 days as work is done to suspend the structure from its supportive arch.
Welland Mayor Frank Campion said the provincial government should look at its own elections before asking municipalities to change the way local politicians are elected.
Section 7 of construction of the Welland Ship Canal cut through the heart of the city of Welland, extending from just south of the syphon culvert to just north of Lock 8. Though it does not contain any of the huge concrete structures of other sections, it nonetheless presented many challenges.
Niagara Region is again enlisting the help of a fairness adviser.
Niagara needs to increase housing density, expedite its planning process and focus on promoting residential development to encourage growth, recent research indicates.
Welland Museum is welcoming the community to its annual Christmas open house, running Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.