Taking full advantage of the fact my "back yard" is a wonder of the world during the Coronavirus lockdowns.
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
The state didn't want to give money to a waterpark in downtown Niagara Falls, but the county certainly did. The Niagara Daredevil Waterpark, planned to be put next to the Sheraton on Third and Falls, just got one million dollars in funds. To say I'm excited for a new tourist attraction is an understatement. This … Continue reading Okay Niagara, you’ll get your waterpark
Welcome to Late Night Cafe Chat number 10! Tonight's song is "Floatboat" by Da Break: https://youtu.be/-6zXXfABKj0 Tonight's topic: rain. People either love or hate rain. I know so many people that love the sound of thunderstorms (they sell machines that make that sound, so it must be popular). Others despise storms. The thunder is stressful, … Continue reading Rain: L.N.C.C. No. 10
Hey flock! Today I went to the Pirate Festival in Olcott, NY. We thought it might not happen this year due to some severe lake flooding, but nothing stops those pirates! The pirate fest has everything. There's all sorts of good food, and a ton of cool vendors. Of course, the best part of the … Continue reading The Olcott Pirate Festival is still epic
The best local fireworks are in Niagara Falls, USA.
Zemsky gets all the nice things. Last week I somehow found myself at Gov. Cuomo's press conference in Niagara Falls. One strange part of the entire thing was when Mayor Paul Dyster started to talk about a camel. See, Dyster was trying to reference the "Three Wise Men of Buffalo" presentation at the governor's State … Continue reading Somebody give Mayor Dyster his camel