Port Cares SoupFest Poster

SoupFest helps Port Cares food bank

Christine Clark Lafleur doesn’t know what’s on the menu yet for Port Cares 8th annual SoupFest next week, but she knows whatever it is will tickle the tastebuds and satisfy the stomachs of those who attend the fundraiser. “I’ve heard a few things, but they’re trying to keep things under wraps."

Niagara Regional Police block off Pinecrest Road in Port Colborne in this September 2016 file photo after the attempted armed robbery of a licensed medical marijuana grow-op. A Port Colborne man faces drug charges after police executed a warrant on March 23 at the grow-op

Port Colborne man faces drug charges

After a seven-month investigation, Niagara Regional Police arrested and charged a Port Colborne man in relation to a licensed medical marijuana farm found to be growing more plants than allowed. Police said 63- year-old Peter Muileboom was charged with unlawful production of a controlled substance.