Restoring Niagara

Flock, you know I've been following the Hotel Niagara restoration project for some time now. Remember back when the expected completion date was 2019? Well, that restoration is official as of today. The official "groundbreaking" ceremony took place today (which was the event of the century if you ever wanted to see Paul Dyster with … Continue reading Restoring Niagara

Niagara Falls City Council Election: Tompkins wins second term, Spanbauer tilts Republican Majority

Niagara Falls’ City Council election showed a strong show of support for incumbent Kenneth Tompkins. Tompkins secured (unofficial) 5,442 votes, more than any candidate in the city election (even mayor elect Robert Restaino). John Spanbauer secured 4,366 (pre-absentee) votes, with Alicia Kenyon close behind with 4,337. Donta Myles received 3,071. There were also 42 write-ins. … Continue reading Niagara Falls City Council Election: Tompkins wins second term, Spanbauer tilts Republican Majority

Niagara Falls City Council Election: Tompkins wins second term, second seat too close to call.

Niagara Falls’ City Council election showed a strong show of support for incumbent Kenneth Tompkins. Tompkins secured (unofficial) 5,442 votes, more than any candidate in the city election (even mayor elect Robert Restaino). John Spanbauer secured 4,366 votes, with Alicia Kenyon close behind with 4,337. Donta Myles received 3,071. There were also 42 write-ins. The … Continue reading Niagara Falls City Council Election: Tompkins wins second term, second seat too close to call.