‘st. catharines’ posts

Win tickets to the S.C.E.N.E. Music Festival

June 8th, 2011 Comments Off on Win tickets to the S.C.E.N.E. Music Festival

One of the other hats I wear is that I’m the managing editor at Punknews.org. After a decade of toiling away supporting music festivals and concerts just about everywhere else in the world, I’m thrilled to finally put the Punknews spotlight on a local event. We’re a media sponsor this year at the S.C.E.N.E. Music […]

Episode 10: Welland Vale

October 14th, 2010 Comments Off on Episode 10: Welland Vale

There’s no monument to Welland Vale. The small valley on Twelve Mile Creek near Downtown St. Catharines is a spot that the public widely ignores but its absolutely essential to the history of the Niagara Region. This is the birthplace of the Welland Canal system.