Why cutting Niagara Falls’ Mayor’s salary never made any sense

Breaking news: Niagara Falls City Council votes against cutting the mayor's salary. This was a smart move for the council, and a move that I completely agree with after knowing the facts. While a 10% pay cut for the mayor sounded like a good posterity move in our current financial crisis, there was a caveat … Continue reading Why cutting Niagara Falls’ Mayor’s salary never made any sense

I love the Niagara Gorge

Oddly enough, today's Daily writing Prompt was "gorge." Living in the Falls, gorge immediately brings to mind the vertical shear separating us from Canada. It's majesty has inspired countless people from all walks of life, including myself. I've already written about the beauty of the gorge. It is a wonderful place to experience nature. It's … Continue reading I love the Niagara Gorge

There’s a lot happening in Niagara Falls

There's a lot going on in Niagara Falls, and I've slipped a bit in coverage. Let's fix that: here's a shortlist of some big-ticket changes going on in the Cataract City. Jingle Falls! The Festival of Lights is back, people! Now called "Jingle Falls", the 3-Saturday event is definitely something you're going to have to … Continue reading There’s a lot happening in Niagara Falls

Chinese LewPort exchange students to live at Niagara University

Yes, you read that title right. Chinese exchange students that are currently seniors at Lewiston Porter High School will now be habitating on the Niagara University Campus. The program was signed into existence by Superintendent Paul Casseri and Niagara University President James Maher today (Friday, Nov. 3.) This is actually a pretty unique setup: it … Continue reading Chinese LewPort exchange students to live at Niagara University