Articles tagged “niagara falls”

YouTube Video Review Prompts Hotel Closure

YouTube Video Review Prompts Hotel Closure

Nancy Fischer, Buffalo News

5 years ago

Two Jet Boat Companies Compete for Niagara Falls Tourists for First Time

Two Jet Boat Companies Compete for Niagara Falls Tourists for First Time

Don Glynn, Niagara Gazette

The increased competition among jet boat tour operators near Niagara Falls reflects the growing importance of the adventure travel trend. It isn't enough to peer down from atop the Falls, people want to get more involved in the experience, white water and all.

5 years ago

Rumors That Niagara Falls Froze Over Attract British Press

Rumors That Niagara Falls Froze Over Attract British Press

Aaron Besecker, The Buffalo News

An online hoax claiming the Niagara Falls had frozen over initially attracted the BBC's interest, but its clip could have a positive impact that lasts long after temperatures rise again.

5 years ago

Canadians Crossing the Border for Low-Cost Flights Keeps New York Airport in Business

Canadians Crossing the Border for Low-Cost Flights Keeps New York Airport in Business

Nancy Fischer, The Buffalo News

As airlines have consolidated and cut services, smaller airports like Niagara Falls are always in search of a hook that will keep planes flying.

5 years ago

Niagara Falls revitalizes itself in hopes of becoming a better place to live, visit

Niagara Falls revitalizes itself in hopes of becoming a better place to live, visit

Carolyn Thompson, Associated Press

Niagara Falls wants to avoid becoming a city whose population is made up of transient visitors, but in its path to becoming a better place to live, it will also become a better place to visit.

6 years ago

Niagara Falls hotels and businesses try to capitalize on gay marriage tourism

Niagara Falls hotels and businesses try to capitalize on gay marriage tourism

Aaron Besecker, The Buffalo News

The more marriages, the better for the vacation wedding industry.

6 years ago

New York’s Niagara Falls to battle Canadian side with upscale hotels

New York’s Niagara Falls to battle Canadian side with upscale hotels

Justin Sondel , Niagara Gazette

The Canadians have won this battle hands-down with nicer hotels and meetings and conventions facilities. Niagara Falls, New York, will have to swim upstream with resolve to catch up with the other side.

6 years ago

Niagara Falls doesn’t really know how many people visit each year

Niagara Falls doesn’t really know how many people visit each year

Mark Scheer, Niagara Gazette

Increased attention on the operations and costs of national parks under tight budget restraints should motivate state and regional parks to also analyze and reassess how they run.

6 years ago

Niagara Falls could get another casino in NY revenue flap with Seneca Nation

Tom Precious, The Buffalo News

Does Niagara Falls, New York, really need another casino, whether it is run by the Senecas or not? It sounds like an idea worth throwing over the Falls.

6 years ago

The fall of Niagara Falls: Will it ever rise again?

The fall of Niagara Falls: Will it ever rise again?

Mark Hughes, Daily Telegraph

The controversial plan to revive a fallen American/Canadian icon can't make it worse than the U.S. state the city, soon to be a town, is in.

6 years ago