by George Bailey

When I was in the park this past weekend with my wife Ellen we were happy to be part of the new growth and activities that are now beginning for the season. The daffodils were in full bloom, the pink and white saucer magnolias were at…

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by George Bailey

The Niagara Parks Commission will once again partner with Forests Ontario in a province wide tree planting event on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The tree planting site is directly opposite the Niagara Glen Nature Centre at…

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by George Bailey

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation recently announced the City of Niagara Falls received its final payment of $5.2 million for the fourth quarter for hosting Casino Niagara and Fallsview Casino Resort. The city totally reaped…

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by George Bailey

He was a Recollect priest and believed to be the first European to write and draw Niagara Falls when he visited the area in 1678.Hennipen accompanied French explorer Robert Cavelier,Sieur de la Salle on his exploration of Niagara. Father…

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by George Bailey

The Niagara Parks Commission announced recently that work is progressing well on the new zipline attraction which will be located in the Niagara Gorge at the foot of Clifton Hill in Niagara Falls. On a recent bike ride to the Grand View…

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by George Bailey

Many of the Niagara regions 48 golf courses (the largest concentration of golf facilities in one region, anywhere in Canada) open this week once the snow from this early spring storm leaves us. In Niagara Falls you have close to a dozen to…

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by George Bailey

Some may not know but Niagara Falls was the location of two Prisoner of War Camps during World War One and two. One of these camps was located in a building that now occupies part of Niagara Falls Marineland .They were prisoners of World…

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by George Bailey

Every once in a while I’ll feature an historic Niagara Falls related photograph from my collection. This is an interesting one of the D’Oyly Carte Opera Company posing at the base of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls on January 23, 1927. They…

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