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
Who should be mayor of Niagara Falls?
Who should be mayor of Niagara Falls? I'm finally sharing my opinion.
The Write-In: S.E. Kenneth Cosentino’s bid to win Niagara
S.E. Kenneth Cosentino announced a last-minute write-in campaign for mayor of Niagara Falls. So, who is Ken?
Niagara Falls Mayoral Debate Summary
A nice little summary of the Niagara Falls Mayoral Debate.
The one person who can save the city of Niagara Falls, NY
Why the idea of a single hero saving Niagara is dangerous.
Let’s Talk About the Niagara Falls Mayoral Candidates, Shall We?
It's Niagara Falls mayoral election season, flock. This year's election is a big one: with current Mayor Paul Dyster not seeking reelection after three terms, the highest position in the city is up for grabs. As of writing, there are three main candidates seeking to be the face of Niagara. These two Democrats and one … Continue reading Let’s Talk About the Niagara Falls Mayoral Candidates, Shall We?
It’s Mayor Paul Dyster’s Birthday!
Today is Mayor Paul Dyster's birthday! Fun fact: Dyster holds the title of 2nd longest serving mayor of Niagara Falls (tied with Mayor E. Dent Lackey). Another fun fact: He worked at the Pentagon as Director of the Graduate Program in International Affairs. Another another fun fact: He graduated from Bishop Duffy High School. Duffy eventually … Continue reading It’s Mayor Paul Dyster’s Birthday!
The two best malls of Niagara Falls (That never actually existed)
Niagara Falls has had not one, but TWO malls not built! Real talk, flock: what I told you that the wonderful Fashion Outlets currently sitting in Town of Niagara was supposed to be built downtown? What if I told you the Mall of America was almost built downtown? What if I told you that I wasn't … Continue reading The two best malls of Niagara Falls (That never actually existed)
The time JFK landed in the Falls
Niagara Falls' runway was the only one long enough for Air Force One For President's Day, I thought I'd deviate from the Monday postcards and instead talk about the time President John F. Kennedy landed in Niagara Falls. JFK was set to speak at Buffalo's Pulaski Day celebrations on October 16, 1962. Of course, Buffalo's … Continue reading The time JFK landed in the Falls
E. Dent Lackey Obituary
Former Niagara Falls Mayor E. Dent Lackey died on February 18, 1977