You need to go to the Power Vista right now

It's scientific, terrific, and everyone's favorite word: FREE! If you've never been to the New York Power Authority Niagara Power Project Visitors' Center, aka the Power Vista, you are really missing out. Even if you've been to the Power Vista before, you need to go back right now. The center went through a massive renovation … Continue reading You need to go to the Power Vista right now

7 Wax Figures that are every Millennial ever

The Niagara Falls Wax Museum of History totally nailed our generation. 7. When your parents won't stop nagging you The glazed expression, the slight eye twitch, the white haired bespectacled man hovering grudgingly behind: yep, she's definitely one of ours! 6. When your friend has to help you back from the club Because you just … Continue reading 7 Wax Figures that are every Millennial ever

Kubo and the Two Strings Movie Review

Rating: 9/10 Who will like it: Fans of Japanese culture. Fans of stop-motion. Fans of action-adventure films. Creative people. 2016's Kubo and the Two Strings is another wonderful film from Laika, the company behind Coraline and Paranorman. This film is their Magnum Opus, a visual stunning, well written, Oscar worthy film. The film follows Kubo, the son of a … Continue reading Kubo and the Two Strings Movie Review

The Summit Mall’s set to reopen in October

Well, let's see about that. First note, this post is in partnership with our, um, excitable semi-sister blog Red Hooded Manatee. It focuses almost entirely on Summit Park Mall news, so if that's your cup of tea, go follow it. Yesterday, I mentioned that a public hearing was being held about putting a brewery in the former … Continue reading The Summit Mall’s set to reopen in October

Why the “Dead Mall” Sears will never close

Sears stores are falling left and right. Surprisingly, the Sears store least likely to close is the one attached to a shuttered mall. Sears has been having a really, really bad time. With brick-and-mortar stores beginning to succumb to the internet, a cornerstone of America, good ol' Sears & Roebuck, is quickly sinking. It was … Continue reading Why the “Dead Mall” Sears will never close

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Movie Review

Rating: 3/10 Who will like it: Sad people. People who like bad sci-fi movies. Why? Why does this have to exist? 2005's Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is based off the ever-popular Douglas Adams book series. It was a good BBC radio series, a decent television series, and then this terrible film made sure that it would … Continue reading Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Movie Review