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Tourist Attraction
click here to view details!  Somehow the current state of maintenance at the berm and east harbour in Port Stanley just isn't cutting it as a tourist attraction. full story
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St Thomas Cops Contribute to Hospital
click here to view details!  St. Thomas' finest have stepped up to support the Great Expansion of the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital. The St. Thomas Police Association has committed $15,000 towards the largest investment in our award-winning Hospital since it was built in 1954. This gift brings the Foundation one step closer to our overall $13 million fundraising goal for this transformational project. To date, nearly $11 million has been pledged or paid. full story
Do Your Research Before Committing
click here to view details!  Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reminding the public that if a deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is. The OPP has been receiving an increase in reports of unfinished paving projects or extremely poor quality paving jobs from door to door salespeople wanting to make a quick profit at the homeowner's expense. This familiar scam puts victims out thousands of dollars, most of which can be prevented by doing a bit of research before committing to the scam artists. full story
2014 Chairman of World Tall Ships Organization
click here to view details!  One of Port Stanley's own, Doug Prothero, is now the 2014 Chairman of the the World Tall Ships organization, Sail Training International. He was a founding trustee of Sail Training International with responsibility for the Americas (2002-), Vice Chairman of Sail Training International (2010-2012), Past Chairman of the Canadian Sailing Training Association and former Vice Chairman of Tall Ships America. full story
Elgin County Shoreline Open Houses Planned
click here to view details!  A series of Open Houses to detail work completed to date on the Elgin County Shoreline Management Plan are scheduled for the last week of August in Port Stanley, West Lorne and Port Burwell. full story
Crime Spree Ends in Arrest
click here to view details!  Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) County of Brant detachment has charged a 39 year old male with numerous criminal charges as the result of a crime spree across the County of Brant, ON. full story
Kudos for Karen
click here to view details!  Karen Vecchio named runner up as Best Conservative Constituency Staffer in the Hill Times 14th Annual Terrific 25 Staffer Survey. full story
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 Port Stanley BIA
40 Flavours and Counting
click here to view details!  Little did they know when they were "baptized by fire" in 2010, opening the day after they bought Broderick's Ice Cream Parlour, that they would come to love Port Stanley and the people-friendly mad cap pace of an ice cream shop in the summer in a tourist town - but love it Donna and Fred Heintz do! full story
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 Arts and Entertainment
Old Yeller
click here to view details!  "There's a bunch of dogs in our backyard!" screams Mr. Pops.
"What do they look like?"
"They're dogs! What do you think they look like?" full story
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 Letters
Paid Parking Revisited
click here to view details!  I would like to comment on your paid parking issue. I was a former Port Stanley resident about thirty years ago and moved to the Bruce Peninsula (Sauble Beach area). I have heard it all ... full story
Garbage Containers
click here to view details!  What has happened to all the garbage containers that used to be all over the downtown area of Port Stanley? full story
Sauble Beach Parking vs Port Stanley Parking
click here to view details!  It's interesting to see how Sauble beach has cancelled their paid parking when it "generated just under $180,000.00 in revenue during 2013" (Owen Sound Sun Times, Dec 3rd, 2013) because of the cause and effect it had on the area. full story
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