WRCC budget slashed

Welland Recreational Canal Corp. will have to make do with nearly $300,000 less than the organization requested.

Pelham MAyor Dave Augustyn

Grenier: Pelham mayor's blog 'absolute nonsense'

The Pelham mayor’s blog which this week suggests his fellow regional councillors are still out to lunch when it comes to being receptive to the business communities’ needs is not an accurate reflection of what transpired at last Thursday’s council meeting, regional Chair Alan Caslin says.

Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa. (Craig Robertson/Toronto Sun files)

Ontario deficit lower than projected

Ontario’s deficit will come in significantly lower than projected — $10.9 billion instead of the forecasted $12.5 billion, Finance Minister Charles Sousa announced Tuesday.