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Our New Shave Cream. Same great formula, now in an airless pump!

When you think about it, running a sharp blade over your skin is a little hardcore—no wonder it acts out with a burn and bumps.

Avoid the angry state with this shave cream’s coconut oil and aloe. Consider it a peacekeeper between your skin and your razor.

The City of Welland, Dillon Consulting, and Niagara College are embarking on an exciting year-long project together to create an Atlas Landfill Remediation Concept Plan (ALRCP) for the retired landfill site on Woodlawn Road. Commencing the project in June 2017, the college’s School of Environmental & Horticultural Studies (SEHS) will collaborate with City of Welland staff, and landscape architects from Dillon Consulting to develop the site for public use.

What better way to kick off summer than in downtown Welland, along the canal, for a rubber duck derby. Join the Rotary Club of Welland on June 25th for their first annual duck race at Division street Welland. The race starts at 12 p.m. sharp, a great way to enjoy some fun prior to the Welland Rose Festival Parade which begins at 1 p.m.

Competitive training for boys born in 1999, 2000, 2001 2002, and 2003.
Please contact the coaches listed directly for further details. Spots are limited. 

Great news folks! With the arrival of the nice weather, you can finally pull your motorcycle out of storage and get ready to cruise with the wind in your hair helmet! Before you take dust off your bike to go for a spin, you need to make sure it is 100% ready for the road.

Lucchetta Homes has been awarded the 2017 Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) award for Best Community Development of the Year for the Residences at Hunters Pointe. This award recognizes Lucchetta Homes commitment to using innovative technology, as well as overall excellence in new home, design and construction. This is the first time a Niagara area builder has taken home this prestigious award. Lucchetta won amongst strong competition including leading developments in Alberta, British Columbia and Ottawa.

Each year, Rotary Clubs around the world recognize distinguished leaders within their community by awarding them the Paul Harris Fellowship Award. “This award is the most prestigious award Rotary offers to members of our club and our community,” says Tamara Coleman-Lawrie, president of the local Rotary club, “it is truly an honour to be nominated and to receive this award.”

A long-awaited memorial to honour 137 workers who lost their lives building the fourth Welland Canal through Niagara is seeking your support. This is a Community Fundraising Campaign to raise $50,000 for the memorial and parkette to be installed beside Lock 3 at the Welland Canal Centre in St. Catharines.

Welland Transit is expanding its Saturday service and offering a new Sunday service starting June 4, to provide new extended routes to transit users. Welland Transit staff are estimating that ridership could increase to  1 million passengers this year with improved service levels.


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