Niagara Falls

27 Photos from the World’s Coldest Village That Shows Us the Beauty and Power of Nature

So you think you know cold because of that one time you went trekking in the winter? Sorry to tell you, compared to some parts of the world, that is …

This Go-Kart Track In Ontario Is The Longest In Canada And It's Absolutely Epic

<b>Last year, it was announced</b> that Niagara Falls will be opening a Mario Kart-style go kart track this coming spring. The track would be the first of …

Go-karts

This Zambian Tourism Campaign Goes Right For Donald Trump

Of late, American politics feels less like organized squabbles over the minutiae of infrastructure policy and more like a mortal struggle for the soul of the country. The latest example: President Donald Trump, while stumping for an aggressive immigration policy in a meeting with numerous U.S. …

Donald Trump

New Explore & More CEO is 'expecting something spectacular'

Michelle Urbanczyk will take the reins as chief executive officer at Explore & More Children's Museum in mid-February.<p>It's a position she didn't …

Reevely: Des Rosiers gets Ontario cabinet gig as Wynne sets course for June election

Rookie Ottawa-Vanier MPP Nathalie Des Rosiers is Ontario’s new natural-resources minister, part of a cabinet shuffle Wednesday that removed some of …

Canada

Niagara County lawmakers vote to disregard Cuomo on Salvadoran immigrants

The Republican-controlled Niagara County Legislature voted 11-4 along party lines Tuesday to rebuke Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo for last week's order to …

Buffalo

How to Reverse America’s Foreign Tourist Problem

As more international travelers decide to skip America, ten business associations including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Restaurant …

Business

College Roundup: Niagara's Delmas, Plouffe nominated for Hobey Baker

Two Purple Eagles have soared toward a shot at college hockey's top award.<p>Sophomore defenseman Noah Delmas and senior forward Derian Plouffe have …

College Basketball

Boost Your Social Strategy With Real-World Icons

Social media is clearly a valuable channel for increasing exposure, but only a select few brands really understand how it works. If you’re just going …

Digital Marketing

Cuomo's budget proposal targets algae blooms

Algal blooms have threatened drinking water supplies and affected industries in upstate in recent summers.<p>Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo proposed Tuesday …

Andrew Cuomo

Cleveland is a top port for new Victory Cruise Lines' Great Lakes sailings (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A new favorite port of call for veteran cruisers may be familiar to Northeast Ohioans: It's downtown Cleveland.<p>The port of …

Cleveland

A Tale Of Two Travel Opportunities: How To Handle Being More Jet Set Than Your Partner

Traveling as a couple can a big test for the relationship. If you can’t vacation well together, it might be a sign for the future.<p>But couple travel can be difficult, especially if partners come from different financial backgrounds.<p>Although it’s much more fun to post sunset photos with #wanderlust …

Travel

Cambria man sentenced to 15 years for killing wife's lover

Donald M. Sinclair of Cambria was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for the fatal beating of a man who was having an affair with Sinclair's …

Crime

based Unata

American grocery delivery service Instacart says it has bought Toronto-based technology company Unata to ramp up its expansion efforts across …

Toronto

2017-18 wrestling: Returning champions & key dates

<b>2017 underclassmen Section VI Division I champions:</b> 99 – Aiden Rabideau-10 (Clarence), 106 – Parker Rozler (Lancaster), 113 – Justin McDougald-10 …

High School Sports

The Million Dollar Challenge Offered Cash for Proof of the Paranormal

Psychics, mediums, dowsers, and other practitioners of the supernatural all say they have seemingly magical abilities. But do they? The only way to …

Scientists Reveal Long-Hidden Text in Alexander Hamilton Letter

Age, deterioration, and water damage are just a few of the reasons historians can be short on information that was once readily available on paper. …

Culture

These were the most popular Canadian travel destinations in 2017

Whistler, Blue Mountain, and Toronto were among the most popular travel destinations for Canadians last year.<p>According to CanadaStays, Canada’s …

Canada

More than 12,000 Canadians call on finance minister to raise corporate taxes, close loopholes

More than 12,000 Canadians have signed an online petition calling on Finance Minister Bill Morneau to ensure Canada’s biggest corporations pay their …

Fraud

Steven Wright says Louis C.K. was wrong, but is still his friend

<b>Steven Wright</b><p><b>Jan. 19, 8 p.m.</b> | <i>Hard Rock Casino Vancouver</i><p><b>Tickets:</b> $59-$79 at hardrockcasinovancouver.com<p>Comedian Steven Wright is in a parking lot …

January 12-15 Weekend Wrestling Wrap-UP

The second weekend in January saw some scheduling movements for tournaments to accommodate sectional dual meet tournaments statewide as well as the …

High School Sports

Chicago Sets New Tourism Record

The mayor of Chicago has announced that the city set a new tourism record in 2017.<p>According to CBS Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel noted Sunday that 55 …

Rahm Emanuel

Niagara Falls gunman draws seven-year prison term

Robert K. Cox, who riddled a Niagara Falls house with gunfire and shot a man in the arm in separate crimes, was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in …

Crime

Two 'zombie homes' demolished in Niagara Falls

Two adjoining houses on Sixth Street in Niagara Falls were demolished last week as part of the city's ongoing battle against zombie houses.<p>Under the …

Tourism

Does winter 2017-18 seem extra frigid so far? It's Buffalo's coldest since 1996

For meteorologists, the winter season begins on Dec. 1 and ends at the end of February.<p>That means today begins the second half of the winter …

Weather

Winter weather travel advisory in effect for Toronto, York, Durham

Environment Canada issued a winter weather travel advisory for Toronto and the southern portions of York and Durham regions Saturday evening, saying …

Weather

Niagara Falls man arrested for allegedly trafficking stun gun on Kijiji: police

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – A Niagara Falls man is facing multiple charges after allegedly selling an illegal weapon to an undercover police officer …

Policing

Snow Totals for Western New York

BUFFALO, NY -- The Winter Storm Warnings has been canceled in WNY.<p>Several inches of sleet and snow fell across Western New York Friday evening into …

Weather

Schumer asks IRS to give break to all NY taxpayers who pre-paid property taxes

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer on Monday asked the Internal Revenue Service to give a break to all New York taxpayers who …

Internal Revenue Service

12Must Do Waterfall Hikes Across the US

Waterfalls! There’s something magical about the cascade of water tumbling over one or more ledges to the river below. It catches your breath, makes …

National Parks