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Canadian Niagara Power will be conducting a planned POWER OUTAGE on August 23 at 5 a.m. for about 1-2 hours.

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This day in our history

Provided by the Fort Erie Museum

1792 - Rev. Robert Addison marries Henry Warren, son of the commissary at Fort Erie to Catherine Aglor. This was the first marriage celebrated at Niagara by its first rector. (The Register of St. Paul's Church at Fort Erie, p. 77)

1914 - Immigration inspector J.R. McNeel arrests 22 Austrian reservists at the Bridgeburg train station. They were en route from Detroit to New York City and then to Holland to fight against the Allies. They were held prisoner at the Bridgeburg Town Hall and transferred to Kingston on September 7th. (Many Voices II, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Historical Museum, 2004, p. 261)

1944 - The midway at Crystal Beach Amusement Park features Les Kimri's French Aerial Stars on the Flying Trapeze for a week-long engagement. (Buffalo Evening News, Aug. 24, 1944)

Let us take you for a tour

  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Zoning By-law Amendment (Peace Bridge Subdivision)
  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Zoning By-law Amendment (3601-3611 Hibbard Street)
  • Committee of Adjustment-Current Minor Variance Application Hearings
  • Committee of Adjustment-Consent Application Hearing
  • Events
  • Bridges CHC- Citizens Against Poverty (8/23)
  • Sports Greats (8/23)
  • Ask A Social Worker (8/24)
  • Shows in the Sugarbowl (8/26)
  • Church on the Beach (8/27)
  • Ask A Dietitian (8/28)
  • Regular Council Meeting (8/28)
  • Puss N Boots & Circle the Course Fundraiser (9/2)
  • End of Summer Parade in Crystal Beach (9/2)
  • Quit Smoking Group (9/5)
  • Council-in-Committee Meeting (9/5)
  • Diabetes Hot Topics: Conversation Maps (9/7)
  • Rail Days (9/9)
  • Nutrition Workshop: Nutrition Trends and Truth (9/11)
  • Regular Council Meeting (9/11)