Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls man learns you can't beat the slots

You can't beat the slot machines in Seneca Niagara Casino. Also, it's against the law to beat them up. Just ask Lavar R. Bracy of Niagara Falls, who …

Slot Machines

Wall Street firm lowers Niagara Falls' credit rating because of casino cash cutoff

Fitch Ratings, one of the three major Wall Street bond rating firms, reduced the City of Niagara Falls' credit rating Wednesday to BBB, a one-level …

Wall Street

Moen Shifts Messaging To Broader Water Concerns

Moen is evolving its advertising strategy with its latest campaign that asks, "Who Designs for Water?"<p>Developed with agency Havas Chicago, the …

San Francisco Bay

Drought conditions for parts of WNY

Buffalo, NY — Northern sections of Western New York are in a moderate drought.<p>That classification was made today by the US Drought Monitor which is a …

Western New York

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that can roll away unexpectedly

Video<p>DETROIT (AP) - Ford is recalling about 550,000 cars and SUVs in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause the vehicles to roll …

Buffalo

Niagara Falls council not united on union ruling

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. — The Niagara Falls City Council is divided in its position on the Supreme Court’s recent ruling on unions.<p>Labor unions …

Buffalo

Rainbow Boulevard motel robbed

A downtown Niagara Falls motel was robbed Wednesday night, according to a police report. A man demanded money from the cash register at the front …

Black Hat

The "Gorge Route," Niagara Falls, N.Y., U.S.A.

Title<p>The "Gorge Route," Niagara Falls, N.Y., U.S.A.<p>Names<p>Keystone View Company (Publisher)<p>Singley, B. L. (Benjamin Lloyd) (Copyright …

Niagara

Army Corps to test Porter field where nuclear waste was burned in the open air

The U.S. government in the 1950s ordered the burning of nuclear waste in the open air on a field in Porter.<p>So how safe is that field today?<p>The answer …

Nuclear Energy

10 Mind-Blowing Things These Men Learned About Women Simply by Dating One

Since the dawn of time, men and women have been attempting to understand each other. To most men, women are a mystery. We didn’t realize how much of …

Menstruation

The Best Niagara Falls Travel Tips From Our Readers

This week on Hack Your City, we got your travel advice on Superman’s favorite vacation spot, Niagara Falls. We’ve highlighted dozens of great tips in …

Lifehacks

Niagara Falls launches #WeAreReady4Ellen campaign

Niagara Falls Mayor Jim Diodati is showing once again he’ll do whatever it takes to shine a spotlight on his city.<p>Diodati is front and centre in a …

Niagara

Why the MCG Will Be Glowing Red This Friday

If you're heading past the MCG after 6pm this Friday you'll see it glowing red. The special lighting is in honour of the 50th anniversary of the …

Disability

Niagara Falls passes law against 'aggressive panhandling'

Niagara Falls Police Superintendent E. Byron DalPorto said "aggressive panhandling" has become a problem in the city, so the City Council unanimously …

City Politics

Wheatfield motorcyclist upgraded to serious condition

A 30-year-old Wheatfield man who was critically injured in a collision Wednesday morning has been upgraded to serious condition.<p>Ray Lamb III remains …

Niagara

Niagara Falls man with history of gunfire is indicted on weapons charge

Kenyatta E. Austin, who served six years in state prison on a reckless endangerment charge for firing a gun in Buffalo in 2010, has been indicted in …

Niagara

More than 3,800 toothbrushes recalled due to fire hazard

Video<p>(WTNH) - Flossing is recommended by dentists, but one type of floss might not be.<p>Waterpik is recalling more than 3,800 sonic-fusion flossing …

Buffalo

Niagara police seize cocaine, charge 2 people following drug investigation

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – Police say they seized 475 grams of cocaine after investigating a man accused of distributing drugs from his home and car in …

Crime

Bills announce ticket information for 2018 training camp

This seems pretty crappy for fans.The Buffalo Bills have announced the places and times where you can pick up tickets to attend certain practices …

Buffalo Bills

More concerns about CSX rail crossings in WNY

TONAWANDA, NY - We're continuing to look at the issue of dangerous railroad tracks around Western New York, and the toll they take on cars. On Monday …

Buffalo

Niagara Falls man with child in car is charged with 3 felonies after traffic stop

A Niagara Falls man faces three felony charges after a traffic stop early Tuesday morning in Royalton, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office …

Crime

Caesars in final bidding for Niagara Falls casinos

The final bidding for two casinos located near Niagara Falls on the Canada side of the border is down to Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR), Hard …

Business

Tell Us Your Niagara Falls Travel Tips

Niagara Falls is one of the world’s top tourist attractions. The name applies to an American city, a Canadian city, two American waterfalls and one …

Lifehacks

U.S. gambling companies vie for Niagara Falls casinos as Canadian rivals fold

Three U.S. gambling companies are in the final round of bidding for a pair of Niagara Falls casinos put on the block last year by an Ontario government agency, after Canadian rivals dropped out of a game that got too rich.<p>The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) announced plans to sell long-term …

Canada

One man taken to ECMC after falling 50 feet at Niagara Gorge Trail

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - Officers with the New York State Parks Police say dispatch received a call from a fisherman just after 5 a.m. Saturday …

Buffalo

Niagara Falls woman's apartment burglarized while she showers

A Niagara Falls woman told police she heard a commotion inside her apartment while she showered Saturday afternoon, emerging to find that someone had …

Niagara

Alert neighbor helps Niagara Falls police nab suspected burglar

A Woodlawn Avenue resident, on heightened alert due to a spate of recent break-ins, alerted Niagara Falls Police to a potential burglary-in-progress …

Crime

Injured hiker rescued on Falls gorge trail after 50-foot fall

A 24-year-old hiker who "lost his bearings" during a hike on the Niagara Falls gorge trail and fell 50 feet was rescued early Sunday, reported …

Hiking

Man steals water, is arrested upon returning bottles for deposit

A Niagara Falls man appeared to have gotten away with stealing boxes of sparkling water from an area supermarket, but was arrested the next day when …

Niagara

New public art installed in downtown Niagara Falls

A new sculpture, meant to depict the flowing waters of Niagara Falls, was installed Friday at Old Falls and First streets in the Cataract City's …

Art