For the first time in 51 years, organizers of the Virgil Stampede had a “situation” that caused them to shut down the event ahead of schedule Saturday evening.
Though it’s already been discussed twice in an open forum, livestreaming Welland city council meetings will be the subject of an in-camera discussion this week.Webcasting council meetings appears on a special council meeting agenda for Tuesday under the in-camera section.It’s listed under litigation or potential litigation.
If Port Colborne council approves, Sugarloaf Harbour Marina will get a new mobile marine hoist to launch and haul-out boats.A report to come before council says the current hoist was purchased when the city took ownership of all the land at the marina, which included the former Marlon Marine.
Renting the Harbourmaster Building to a marine company would fulfill its purpose, a report coming before Port Colborne council says.
Due to inclement weather, the Victoria Day celebrations have been cancelled, said the City of Welland on its Welland Recreation and Culture Facebook page.
Hundreds of cyclists took part in the annual Steve Bauer Classic Saturday in Pelham
Monkeys, kangaroos and camels are brought into the ring as the auctioneer bellows into his microphone, sharing interesting tidbits to drum up interest among the few hundred people gathered at a venue northwest of Toronto.
“It is not a done deal.”
Daylilies, hostas, herbs, vegetables, irises, trees, shrubs, perennials and a variety of annuals were on sale Saturday on the grounds of Niagara Regional Exhibition.Buyers could also purchase the City of Welland Rose.