Port Colborne


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Port Colborne

(kōl`bərn), town (1991 pop. 18,766), S Ont., Canada, on Lake Erie, at the south end of the Welland Ship Canal. It is an important transshipment center between Montreal and points to the west. It has a nickel refinery, grain elevators, and a cement plant.
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With offices in Sudbury, Port Colborne and Barrie, BPI's client base includes over 270 businesses throughout the province.
(22) In 1934, English-born Frank Haslam, from neighbouring Port Colborne, took charge of unemployed organizing in an attempt to recruit more Anglo-Celtic support.
Most of her period clothing has been donated to heritage sites including The Port Colborne Historical & Marine Museum and Heritage Village for the re-enactors and interpreters to use.
Caption: Built by Toronto-based Patterned Concrete Ontario, the Lock 8 Skate and BMX Park in Port Colborne was named in 2017 ACI Excellence and 2018 ASCC Decorative Concrete Council Awards programs.
A contract worth $12,616,144 has been awarded to Marine Recycling Corporation of Port Colborne, Ontario, for the disposal of the Royal Canadian Navy's former HMCS Preserver AOR supply ship.
In a telephone interview, Albano revealed that while growing up in Port Colborne he was always interested in theatre.
Vale, the Brazilian mining company that bought Inco in 2006, immediately cut labour costs, which led to long strikes at the Sudbury and Port Colborne operations in 2009, and at Voisey's Bay in Labrador.
He was later joined by 200 Fenians, who had been guarding Black Creek against any British advance from Chippewa, but then received word of another British force approaching from Port Colborne.
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Thursday evening's opening reception in the Port Colborne lounge provided an opportunity to reconnect with old friends and to make new ones while listening to some great music by Niagara's own RiPaRi jazz trio.