Culture Wave 2016 happening Saturday March 12

African and Caribbean culture will be celebrated through music, drama, singing and dancing on Saturday at the 10th annual Culture Wave.Presented by Brock University’s ROOTS African Caribbean Society, the event is an opportunity for people to learn about Africa and the Caribbean in an entertaining way.Organizers are expecting more than 100 people at the event, which features surprise guests and hosts.Tickets are $30 and food is included.It’s being held at Mandeville Theatre, 2 Ridley Rd., St. Catharines.. Doors open at 6 p.m.For more information visit the group’s Facebook page. read more

Three arrested in investigation into organised prostitution in Roscommon and Longford

first_imgTHREE PEOPLE HAVE been arrested in the first phase of an investigation into prostitution across Longford and Roscommon.The arrests took place in the Tarmonbarry area of Co Roscommon yesterday evening.Two males and a female, all aged in their twenties, were held at Longford and Roscommon Garda Stations.It is understood the arrests were in connection with the organisation of prostitution.However, all three were released without charge this evening, and a file prepared for the DPP.It is understood further searchers were carried out in Longford town earlier today.Some documentation was recovered although no arrests were made.last_img read more