by George Bailey   

The Niagara Parks Commission announced recently that work is progressing well on the new zipline attraction which will be located in the Niagara Gorge at the foot of Clifton Hill in Niagara Falls. On a recent bike ride to the Grand View Marketplace at the... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Many of the Niagara regions 48 golf courses (the largest concentration of golf facilities in one region, anywhere in Canada) open this week once the snow from this early spring storm leaves us. In Niagara Falls you have close to a dozen to choose from. Al... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Some may not know but Niagara Falls was the location of two Prisoner of War Camps during World War One and two. One of these camps was located in a building that now occupies part of Niagara Falls Marineland .They were prisoners of World War Two and were... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Every once in a while I’ll feature an historic Niagara Falls related photograph from my collection. This is an interesting one of the D’Oyly Carte Opera Company posing at the base of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls on January 23, 1927. They were visiting the... Read more...

by George Bailey   

In Ontario elementary and secondary school, students have a week-long break in March to celebrate spring. This traditional break started today and continues until the end of the week. In Niagara Falls, there are plenty of things for students to do and man... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Niagara Parks Commission has announced the outdoor Oakes Garden Theatre at the foot of Clifton Hill in Niagara Falls is to undergo a major renovation. The theatre which was built in 1935 will include restoration of the distinctive pergola. The pergola... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Workers clear a path with hand shovels near the edge of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls at Table Rock. Note the, “modern” snow plough on the road. The “monsters” on the left are lampposts covered with mist from the falls. These same posts are still here toda... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Lundy’s Lane Historical Society is presenting this coming Thursday, March 3rd at 7.p.m. a presentation by Melanie Battell on “Harnessing the Power of Niagara”. I f you’re interested in how hydro power is produced at Niagara you should find this of int... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Niagara Falls Heritage Committee will recognize on Feb. 27th properties in Niagara Falls that have done an outstanding job of preserving a portion of the history of our city. This free annual event takes place at the Niagara Falls History Museum at 58... Read more...

by George Bailey   

It was announced recently Victoria Avenue Business Improvement Association (B.I.A.) that Victoria Avenue from the intersection of Clifton Hill to Highway 420 will undergo a $3.5 million dollar upgrade starting this spring. The city of Niagara Falls will c... Read more...

by George Bailey   

I recently stumbled on some of the most spectacular aerial video I have ever seen on the falls and surrounding area. This amazing video uses high-end drones to get up and personal to the falls. To see what I mean go to www.exploringniagara.com and watch t... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The NPC is holding its second annual Job Fair this coming Saturday, February 20th at the Niagara Falls campus of Niagara College. The campus is located at 5881 Dunn Street. The fair runs from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Applicants are encouraged to create their... Read more...