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Join your host, Brent Jones, for a fun and engaging look at what makes the Town of Fort Erie such a great place to be. Local news, events, guests, and commentary, spanning Fort Erie, Ridgeway, Crystal Beach, and Stevensville.

The Fort Erie Podcast Brent Jones

    • News
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Join your host, Brent Jones, for a fun and engaging look at what makes the Town of Fort Erie such a great place to be. Local news, events, guests, and commentary, spanning Fort Erie, Ridgeway, Crystal Beach, and Stevensville.

    What not to do with your kids this March Break

    What not to do with your kids this March Break

    What not to do with your kids this March Break | Book sale in support of Fort Erie Public Library | FEIA Falcons women's basketball with Kamora Morgan (interview) | Advice from a senior citizen | So long for now...again
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 31 min
    Leap year babies have their own special club? | Bill Marr | Samantha Meli

    Leap year babies have their own special club? | Bill Marr | Samantha Meli

    Leap year babies have their own special club? | Pairing students with seniors | Road trip on ice | Real Time with Bill Marr (of Garrison Automotive Service, interview) | McDonald's, Safari Niagara, and Fresh Start Cleaning Co. are hiring | Art was Author Samantha Meli's first love (interview) | Unpaid parking tickets | And finally, new rule...
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 51 min
    Valentine's Day horror stories | Brittney Hebbourn | Gina Middagh

    Valentine's Day horror stories | Brittney Hebbourn | Gina Middagh

    Valentine's Day horror stories | Fort Erie man gets run over after a fight | Half-acre with development potential | Why are models always touching their hair? (interview with Brittney Hebbourn) | A nomination for the best dentist in Fort Erie | Crystal Ridge Dream Center offers assistance to all (interview with Gina Middagh) | Experience life at Garrison Place | Unfiltered and a bit feisty
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 59 min
    Things people do in small towns | Courtney Garrow

    Things people do in small towns | Courtney Garrow

    Things people do in small towns | Fort Erie Observer features new column penned by youths | 1956 race riot at Crystal Beach Park | Shut up and take the blessing | Courtney Garrow at Ginger Tails Pet Service would love to walk your dog (interview) | EJ Freeland Community Centre pool closed temporarily | Walmart, Fort Erie Public Library, and AGTA Home Health Care are hiring | I have a dream
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 39 min
    Who's the best dentist in town? | Lynne Rey

    Who's the best dentist in town? | Lynne Rey

    Who's the best dentist in town? | Grimsby porch thieves charged following Fort Erie break-in | Nothing open after 8 pm | COPE is grateful for community support (interview with Lynne Rey) | Grown men bothered by Taylor Swift | Murder mystery roast beef dinner | Donate to Coldest Night of the Year
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 42 min
    Help me raise funds for the Brain Injury Association | Fire Chief Mark Schmitt

    Help me raise funds for the Brain Injury Association | Fire Chief Mark Schmitt

    Help me raise funds for the Brain Injury Association | Total solar eclipse coming this April | Three-bedroom bungalow in the heart of Ridgeway | No cinnamon sugar on Cinnamon Sugar Twists? | Coldest Night of the Year with Fort Erie Fire Chief Mark Schmitt (interview) | Buffalo losing to Kansas City in the playoffs is fast becoming an American tradition | Go skiing at Holiday Valley or Kissing Bridge | 0/10 for Cinnamon Sugar Twists
    Call the Byrd Box: 289-599-BYRD (2973)

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Tigerlibra 1 ,

Fort Erie Rocks!

Thx Brent,
Your decisive style of speaking is easy to understand and keeps the door open for me relating to who, what and where my local focus dwells.

Trillbigpapi ,

Great local podcast, quick hitter info, great format!

Loved it. Keep them coming!

onlinedrea ,

Finally! A local podcast

I’ve been waiting for a local podcast for a while and I’m super happy that this is a thing! Such a great option for keeping track of local events and hearing from town members.

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