If I pictured an environmentalist, it would be someone wearing khakis and a Columbia shirt with hiking boots or a pair of Birkenstocks.
The Region has a new development charges bylaw, despite heated opposition primarily from south Niagara communities.
City police have charged a man after an altercation between a cyclist and a truck driver Tuesday morning.
A rooming house in Port Colborne’s East Village found to have numerous fire safety issues was boarded up Tuesday, and 10 of its residents removed. Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services Chief Tom Cartwright used a section of the Ontario Fire Protection and Prevention Act - under immediate threat to life.
Tom Rankin’s parents didn’t have much to give, but they still taught him the importance of giving.
Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum is the place to be at the 39th annual Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival, says the museum’s assistant curator.“We have new and exciting things happening this year,” says Mason. Canal Days runs Friday, August 4 to Monday, August 7 in Port Colborne with events taking place in a number of locations.
Grain, iron ore, dry and liquid bulk and general cargo shipments through the St. Lawrence Seaway increased nearly 20 per cent this year as compared to last season, show figures released by the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp.From March to the end of June this year, 12,089,000 million metric tons of cargo moved.
A 41-unit condominium development on the shores of Lake Erie at the former Easter Seals Lakewood Camp in Wainfleet moved one step closer to reality Tuesday night.In a recorded vote, Wainfleet council approved a report from township planning staff and consultants SGL Planning & Design Inc. for a zoning bylaw amendment, with a hold designation.
Concerns about the impact Ontario’s proposed minimum wage hike could have on businesses were described as too pessimistic and “a bit too one- sided,” during a hearing to discuss the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act 2017, Wednesday.