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Learn some of the history about Welland's famous landmark!

Welland's Historic Icon: Bridge 13

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Bridge 13: An Historic IconDid you know? Construction of Welland’s Main St. Bridge began in 1927. It was the most expensive bridge on the canal, costing $986,363. The bridge was built almost entirely by First Nations members. The last... full story >

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More than 1700 cyclists will pass through the Niagara Region as part of the Desjardins Grand Tour 2014.

WSTA - Cyclists are coming to Town

Friday, August 1, 2014

Over the course of five days, from August 2nd to 7th, more than 1,700 cyclists will have passed through the Niagara Region as part of a major multi-day cycling tour.  The Grand Tour Desjardins is regarded as one of the biggest cycling events of the... full story >

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Lacrosse players from across Ontario will be in town for the Greg Campbell Memorial Paperweight Tournament.

WSTA - Welland Raiders host their Annual Greg Campbell Memorial Paperweight Tournament

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Welland will be hosting young lacrosse players from across Ontario this weekend as the Welland Raiders host their annual Greg Campbell Memorial Paperweight Tournament. The tournament is one of the largest indoor tournaments in Ontario and one of the... full story >

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Interested in being a part of Niagara's tastiest party? Volunteer positions are now available!

Calling All Volunteers - Niagara Food Festival 2014!

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Attention Food Lovers: Niagara's 21st Annual Food Festival needs YOU! The region's tastiest party runs September 5th, 6th & 7th in beautiful downtown Welland.The festival is looking for responsible, energetic volunteers to work this three day event!... full story >

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The Canadian National Dragonboat Championships will take place July 4- July 6.

Canadian National Dragonboat Championships taking place this Weekend!

Monday, June 30, 2014

The Welland International Flatwater Centre is hosting their second Dragon Boat Race of the season as the Canadian National Dragon Boat Championships head into the city. The event will attract over 2, 000 participants and 3, 000 spectators from all... full story >

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In the Orchard has provided art camps for children across the Niagara Region for the past 8 years.

In the Orchard: Summer Programming

Friday, June 27, 2014

In the Orchard has been providing quality and creative art camps for the community of Pelham for the past 8 years. This year we are branching out to Welland, St.Catharines and Niagara on the Lake to provide our well-known art camps off-site. We will... full story >

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Welland's Timbro Design Build Contractors

Roy Timms receives Ontario General Contractors Association lifetime honour

Friday, June 20, 2014

For the first time in its 75-year history, the Ontario General Contractors Association (OGCA) has awarded lifetime membership in the association to an individual.The recipient is Roy Timms, president of Welland's Timbro Design Build Contractors. He... full story >

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Get ready, Welland - the 12th annual Dragon Boat Festival is headed to our Flatwater Centre!

Vying for Victory: Dragonboat Races

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Welland will be hosting more spectators than athletes this weekend at the 12th annual Dragon Boat Festival at The Welland International Flatwater Centre.Dragon Boating has recently emerged as a popular summer sport throughout Canada for groups of... full story >

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The Aktiv Open Water Swim Race Series kicks off June 1st

Open Water Swim Series to Return to the Waterway

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The city of Welland will see an increase of tri-athletes and swimmers around town this summer as the Aktiv Open Water Swim Race Series is back with an additional 3 distances; Olympic Swim (1.5km), Sprint (750m) and Try-a-swim (500m) for their swim... full story >

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The South Niagara Rowing Club is set to welcome 1500 student athletes to compete in an invitational Regatta

Welland's Flooded - with High School Students!

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Welland is about to be flooded with highschool student-athletes this upcoming weekend as the region plays host to the South Niagara High School Invitational Regatta. This will be the third major rowing event held at the Welland International... full story >

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